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Santa Barbara FisHouse

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101 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
+1 805-966-2112
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Santa Barbara, California
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have always enjoy their musles with their bread and a glass of wine. Their seaffod is pretty good. Easy going place, nothing fancy.

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Pau, France
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44 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food is good and good value at lunch. I had the Fisherman Stew, the only thing was that the Ciopinno sauce was a tad heavy on tomato, so you'd feel less the freshness on the seafood. My wife took a Shrimp and Chips which was also delicious ! The wine list is good, although a bit pricey when taking... More 

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Thank GuillaumeNanard
Santa Barbara, California
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has the best Halibut and amazing wines. The service was great, fast and we really enjoyed our dinner. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank sbartglass
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I walked here from our hotel. Being from Michigan, we enjoyed sitting outside and having a nice view of the water. I ordered the salmon and my husband had the burger. We found TWO two inch-long black hairs in the salmon and the rice. I used to work as a server and debated weather or not to... More 

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Thank Kelly B
Santa Ana, California
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the price this is a great restaurant. The location is perfect, right by the main drag and the beach with a view of the ocean. The service is excellent and the food is very good and very reasonably priced for this area. Wide range of seafoods as well as other dishes and a decent wine and beer selection.

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Thank bfryguy
Cape Coral, Florida
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87 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. Very disappointing. The lobster mac n cheese was terrible. Sent it back. The mussels were terrible. The sauce not good. The chioppino just alright. They did take the mac n cheese off the bill. We will not back.

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Thank Leonora P
San Diego, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Warm friendly restaurant. Atmosphere was warm and inviting with fast service. Will be happy to have dinner there aging any time.

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Oklahoma
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our lunch, so we went back for happy hour. We had never eaten abalone before. It was delicious! The atmosphere for happy hour was fun and the Key Lime Martini was great!

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Kona-Hawaii
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152 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited this restaurant we ordered the steam clams to start it was enough for two people plans for fresh had to ask for more bread it only came with one piece of Parmesan bread. I've had better I had the main lobster that came with Fried onion rings the battery was crispy but the onion rings... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Had a late lunch on a sunny January day . . .sat outside and enjoyed lovely service and a delicious meal. Had the Fisherman's Stew and Macadamia Nut Mahi Mahi. Also highly recommend the Funk Zone Mule and the Cucumber Gin Fizz! Btw we sat outside in the front which is pretty but where view is of street construction and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-966-2112

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