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The Brewhouse

$$ - $$$American, ,
229 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3824
+1 805-884-4664
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Brew Pub, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
229 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3824
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was with a bunch of beer lovers who wanted to check this place out and, sure, it has a great beer selection and people were happy with their brews. Everyone else's food looked adequate and the shepherd's pie even looked good. My own Santa...More

Thank TucsonTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The patio seating was ALL full and had quite a few dogs. The food was very good. And the value was terrific! There was a list of about 15 housemade beers, a little something for everyone. I enjoyed the filet mignon enchiladas with a delicious...More

Thank AuntieJoy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We picked this place because we could bring our dog! What a great find! We had to wait for a bit to get seated. Some guy came in off the street and sat down at the table they were going to clear for us. But...More

Thank suzeego
Reviewed 18 January 2018

This neighborhood brew pub has great beer, brewed on site, as will as very good food. Lots of choices of both. Salads are full of local ingredients and the burgers are wonderful. Very casual. Can dine inside or outside. Whichever you decide, you will not...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

This place was great. I went on a Wednesday night. They had live music which was real good. Their beer was well crafted. I had the filet mignon enchiladas. It was really good. Totally surprised but it was recommended by a local. It was spot...More

Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We found this place sort of by accident but it served its purpose-we were a hungry family of travelers and needed dinner! Really dark inside but the only server was very friendly and helpful. Had salads and sandwiches among us-all good. Also a few of...More

Thank Caroline Z
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a small meal and liked our meal. The service for our table was good. But our waitresses probably didn't realize that we overheard her talking to the chef and making fun of a patron who sent back to the kitchen a...More

Thank seeksocean
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We ordered nachos as a sharing starter. It was huge and the best we have ever had. We were so full we couldn't finish our mains which were also very good. Prices reasonable

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The Brewhouse was our first stop after arriving in California. We were quite hungry and this place hit the spot! I got the turkey dip, which is a French dip with turkey meat and jus. I wish it had some cheese, but it was very...More

Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This restaurant was close to our hotel so we decided to try it based on a recommendation. The beer we chose was very good. The bar was very noisy, where we sat waiting for our table. The food was good and the service was very...More

Thank Cappie G
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22 August 2017|
Response from joes1914 | Reviewed this property |
No Brunch at Brew house. Try the FessParker Resort.
7 February 2016|
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Response from tripbhb | Reviewed this property |
I think so...my wife said you could hang out outside with your pet.I don't remember because we are inside...hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3824 (Formerly Brewhouse)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-884-4664
The Brewhouse Santa Barbara is a fun and friendly American Bistro, Brewery that is dedicated to the premise that you will never leave hungry, thirsty, disappointed or unamused. A favorite with locals of all ages, anyone who discovers the Brewhouse becomes family.
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