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Santa Barbara Shellfish Company

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SOUP AND SALAD
New England Style Clam Chowder Or Seasonal Bisque (we Add Bacon To Our Chowder)
$4.5
Cup Of Soup
$7.95
Bowl Of Soup
$8.95
Bread Bowl Of Soup
$4.95
Side Caesar Salad
$5.95
Side Garden Salad
$3.95
Side Coleslaw
$15.95
Shrimp Louie
eight shrimp served over mixed greens with avocado, tomato, hard-boiled egg, croutons and thousand island dressing.
$17.95
Dungeness Crab Louie
fresh dungeness crab meat served over mixed greens with avocado, tomato, hard-boiled egg, croutons and thousand island dressing.
$12.95
Avocado $14.45
Grilled Shrimp Or Scallops On A Caesar Salad
grilled on a skewer and served on a caesar salad. add avocado
SMALL BITES
$10.95
Coconut Shrimp
six shrimp in raw coconut and fried. served with coleslaw and garnished with onion rings.
$12.95
Dungeness Crab Cocktail
served over cabbage, pico de gallo, and avocado. cocktail sauce and lemon on the side.
$10.95
Santa Barbara Shrimp Cocktail
seven chilled shrimp served with lemon and cocktail sauce.
$10.95
San Ysidro Shrimp Cocktail
six chilled shrimp over half an avocado. served on a bed of greens with lemon and cocktail sauce.
$10.95
Shrimp Ceviche
a family recipe. served with lemon, lime and homemade tortilla chips.
Market Price
Oysters On The Half Shell
ask your server or check the oyster bar chalkboard for our daily selection.
$2.5
Oyster Shooters
raw oyster shucked in a shot glass with cocktail sauce, lemon, horseradish and parmesan cheese.
$14.95
Oyster Rockefeller
our homemade recipe with a dash of pernod and topped with hollandaise sauce. (made with raw egg)
$12.95
Garlic Baked Clams
six littleneck clams topped with garlic, breadcrumbs and parmesan cheese.
$3.5
Side Of Onion Rings
FRESH FROM THE SEA
$12.85
Steamed Clams Or Mussels
served in a white wine garlic broth.
$18.95
Cioppino
crab legs, shrimp, scallops, clams, and mussels in our homemade cioppino sauce. served in a bread bowl and topped with parmesan cheese.
$15.95
Steamed Local Crab
a pound and a half crab served with coleslaw and garnished with onion rings.
Market Price
Alaskan King Crab
one pound of crab served with coleslaw and onion rings.
FAVORITES
$13.95
Crab Cakes
our homemade recipe of two pan fried crab cakes served with chipotle aioli sauce, coleslaw, and a garnish of onion rings.
$10.95
Crab Sandwich
crab salad sandwich on toasted sourdough bread. served with coleslaw and garnished with onion rings
$9.95
Calamari Sandwich
calamari steak sandwich beer-battered and fried. served on ciabatta bread with a side of coleslaw and a garnish of onion rings.
$12.95
Fried Calamari, Oysters, Shrimp And Scallops
your choice of one, two, three, or four of these shellfish favorites. served with coleslaw and garnished with onion rings.
$12.95
Shrimp Scampi
shrimp sauteed in white wine, butter, and garlic. served on a bed of rice.
$12.95
Shrimp Tacos
six sauteed shrimp served on warm corn tortillas with spanish or white rice. creamy salsa and avocado on the side.
Market Price
Lobster Tacos
fresh lobster sauteed with tomatoes, shallots, garlic, and basil served on warm corn tortillas with spanish or white rice. creamy salsa and avocado on the side.
PASTAS
$14.95
Shrimp And Scallops Pasta
sauteed in butter, garlic, white wine, and sun-dried tomatoes over a bed of linguini.
$14.95
Calamari Pasta
sauteed in butter, garlic, white wine, and sun-dried tomatoes over a bed of linguini.
Market Price
Lobster Pasta
sauteed in butter, garlic, white wine, and sun-dried tomatoes over a bed of linguini.
$14.95
Clam Linguini Pasta
manila clams sauteed in butter, garlic, and cream sauce over a bed of linguini.
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very popular place for folks who love seafood. It does get really busy in the offseasons. You can wait for a long time if you want to get seating inside. At the side deck, there are outdoor seating too. Because of the windy weather we...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank calvin2424
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great spot for amazing seafood and drink. Had amazing clam chowder soup and crab. Yummy!! The Warf atmosphere was great as the restaurant is located out at the end of the pier.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 233kriss
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is small with expensive seafood. Definitely a wait. I could not recommend to a friend. It was not worth the money.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank N1885AHkellym
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place and great food! Entertaining too. The menu is diverse and need more occasion to explore. They loose one star because of animal traitement.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank titotomasi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place with great views. Food is excellent and waiters are also very welcoming. Many tourists like us go there during lunch hour, there is a queue. Be prepared!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank nickd196
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love to peel and eat then this is the place for you. At the end of the historic Santa Barbara peer you can go to the takeout window and eat on the picnic tables overlooking scenic Santa Barbara and the Channel Islands!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Denny W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had 1.5lb local spiney lobster last night and it was wonderful. Always love the walk to the end of the pier. Only 4 outside heated tables so if you want the view with the meal, expect to wait. Don’t forget to sign in as soon...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 2aid4TvL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location on pier, at the tip what’s not to like. My recent visit on the night of the lunar eclipse. The place is small with that old fish shack feeling, but if fresh is what you crave from your seafood you have come to the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Litchfldman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I sat outside and enjoyed the sunset as we dined on our clam chowder. The place was very busy which is always a good sign for a restaurant. The views of the shore and the harbor were amazing as was the weather...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Billyjoe52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have tanks of abalone and sea urchins. I ordered both to go and was on my way in 10 minutes. It’s a bar with a few tables if you’d like to dine in. Food was good and reasonably priced.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fishingchic
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Questions & Answers
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Anthony M
9 November 2018|
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Response from justine b | Property representative |
there is public parking on the pier and there are multiple handicap parking spots available
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andreachowdhury
9 February 2018|
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Response from justine b | Property representative |
yes we do
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edfinkle
5 August 2017|
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Response from luvplayacar | Reviewed this property |
This is basically a fish market that cooks up food. Local, fresh from the sea items (mostly). As long as you don't have a shell fish allergy, this is a great place to eat. Order grilled lobster or crab legs.
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