We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

State & Fig

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1114 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2717
+1 805-965-1730
Website
Today
11:00 - 16:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 16:00
Wed - Sat 17:30 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 15:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

96 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 94: English reviews
Holland
Level Contributor
592 reviews
344 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dwelling around in Santa Barbara we decided to take lunch in this fair food place. We sat outside and enjoyed the environment. The food was perfect and the service was very pleasant.

Helpful?
Thank Tramx
Florida
Level Contributor
743 reviews
565 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice staff and a restaurant just off State Street in a small alley with other restaurants and shops. There is attractive outdoor or indoor seating. The burger with fig jam, caramelized onions, and Gorgonzola was delicious. Good selection of wines by the glass. Would go back and try other menu items!

Helpful?
Thank travchef
Fremont
Level Contributor
43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was my second visit to State and Fig. It is located on the Paseo off Figueroa St, just a few paces from State St. This is California cuisine at its eclectic best. The website has a sample menu to show what they are capable of. However their real menu changes according to what is fresh and delicious each day.... More 

Helpful?
Thank rjshibata
Calabasas, California
Level Contributor
23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had one night to have dinner in SB and this was recommended by a local shop owner as a must. He was right. Delicious menu, great choices and everything was delicious. We were stuffed and even munched on the leftover gnocchi the next day. Highly recommend the trio of toasts, shortribs (always a good choice), the crispy brussels sprouts,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Barbara P
Santa Barbara
Level Contributor
147 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We visit here often for business meetings. Sitting outside when the weather permits is a real treat. I nearly always order a salad and add salmon to it. The food is delicious.

Helpful?
Thank kbinsb
Colorado Springs
Level Contributor
139 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Warm, personal service and great items on their not-too-crowded menu. Most people seemed to be ordering brunch-type items, but the burgers were recommended. Doors around restroom area look third-world in their condition, but the overall experience was really good.

Helpful?
Thank WorldTraveler_CC
Albany, New York
Level Contributor
280 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a terrific place for lunch in the Arcade in Santa Barbara. The sandwich selection was wide, and our choices were excellent and different. I had the Kali Club: roasted turkey, bacon, baby arugula, market tomatoes, avocado, basil aioli toasted sourdough. My wife had the Fig & Pig Panini - Black Forest ham, Molinari mortadella, fig jam, baby arugula,... More 

Helpful?
Thank robin082
Long Beach, California
Level Contributor
182 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Big thanks to the servers who helped us turn a three-person lunch into an 8-person event. Great service. Nice atmosphere. The place is a little hard to find because it's in the arcade and signage isn't on the street. Disappointed that there was way too much salad dressing on my salad. For the cost, the salads overall weren't that great.

Helpful?
Thank chgo919
Santa Barbara, California
Level Contributor
65 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Off the tourist route--thankfully. We love this locals, casual restaurant. The small staff is knowledgeable and knows their customers. The chef is the owner and he is becoming part of the community, The food is very good--small plates fun to share. The fish special is always fresh and nicely sized and priced. Would not hesitate to recommend.

Helpful?
Thank 76sbca
Santa Barbara, California
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Consistently superb food, with a diverse menu and great service. Lunch or dinner this is a great place to eat.

Helpful?
Thank C E

Travellers who viewed State & Fig also viewed

 

Been to State & Fig? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 15:30
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2717
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-965-1730

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of State & Fig and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Kansas City, Missouri
7 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from State & Fig staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?