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508 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1602
+1 805-962-9494
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11:00 - 21:00
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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a late lunch here yesterday. I had the Caesar Salad with grilled chicken which I didn't overly enjoy. It had way too much sauce on it and the croutons were really soggy. It came with avocado but it didn't taste very fresh. From reviews I was expecting it to be fresh and healthy food but i didn't get... More 

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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I got the Aragula Salad with Salmon, all ingredients were fresh. Salmon was cooked well. If you're just stopping for lunch the half portion is definitely enough! Nice outdoor seating too.

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Thank SLGeoghegan
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92 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Cute cafe - pay when you order and they deliver the food to your table. I had a grilled eggplant sandwich on toasted 9 grain with roasted red peppers, feta cheese, pesto and sprouts which they serve with blue chips and salsa. I ate every single morsel. My daughter had a soy burger on what she thought would be a... More 

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Thank CaitlynsMom
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The food was bland with a lack luster setting. We heard good things about it but we're disappointed. My husband had soup and salad, and I had nachos. Glad we tested it before we decided to take visitors coming this weekend. Healthy and vegatarian doesn't have to be bland.

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Thank Deborah A
Temple City, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Pros: Self serve so its fast and casual Quality ingredients Fresh and healthy choices Great holistic condiments (liquid Aminos, Stevia extracts) DELICIOUS!!! uncomplicated Comfortable seating with relaxed atmosphere Parking lot free in back Very reasonable pricing with a good quantity of food Cons: Bathrooms need a little updating and door codes don't

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Thank Maggie4fitness
46703
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295 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The food was really fresh and tasty. I ordered the pasta special for the day and that came with a great side salad. This is an order at the counter type of restaurant but a friendly server brought the meal to us.

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Thank chelseasly
Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I came here on Valentine's Day with my girlfriend. They have great variety. Whether you're a vegetarian, vegan, or a meat eater, they have it all. The prices are fair, and the service is quick. The only downside is that they don't carry Kombucha, if you're a fan. It's a great place to eat, especially when passing through Santa Barbara.... More 

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Thank mgluskin
London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Being vegetarian it is amazing to go here and be able to enjoy so many options on the menu. Delicious food that is affordable and quick service.

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Thank PurdieParks
Laguna Niguel, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The food was excellent. Lots of good options on the menu. Service was quick and the ambiance was comforable and relaxed.Will definitley go back.

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Thank Saraal16
wales
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Generally a good place to eat. Only improvement is that the chicken tacos could be served better and have less runny sauce. I felt like I needed a shower after eating them! Sandwiches are amazing, fruit juices the same. Avoid the Guayaki Passion Terere, disgusting!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-962-9494

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?