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) #2 of 6 Restaurants in Summerland $$ - $$$ American, ,
2318 Lillie Ave, Summerland, CA 93067
+1 805-969-6135
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“meatloaf” (3 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
“french dip” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2318 Lillie Ave, Summerland, CA 93067
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is always good and they often add a surprise special dish on the chalk board so you never grow bored with their offerings. The service is good, especially if you can elbow your way into a seat at the bar. You can spend...More

Thank Mark Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Nugget was recommended by the wine server at the nearby Summerland Winery.On a Friday night, we were lucky to get a booth against the wall with some great pictures of President Ronald Reagan and some of his movie posters. Also, some nice pictures of...More

Thank David from La Palma
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Good is generally pay good at the Nugget, but the wrong are terrific. Crispy but not breaded or coated and sauce is separate so they're not soggy or sticky. Also the wedge is good and of course the burgers!!

Thank Judy R
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Loud bar atmosphere with locals and tourists. Friendly staff and bartenders. Great food and drinks. Really good time for a group of friends.

Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I've eaten at the Nugget for forty years, off and on. Previously I've loved the burgers and fries, and the atmosphere. The burgers are still good, as are the fries, but the atmosphere has become nearly unbearable. The noise in the kitchen area where we...More

Thank Dedphred
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Local spot right off the highway, good for a quick drink and typical bar food. We had appetizers - pork sliders and chicken nuggets, both hit the spot . Lots of locals in there at lunch time during the week, service was a little slow.

Thank travelerkl
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I'm a long time visitor and tried to get a table reserved for 7 to 8 people but was told the policy has changed and they said NO. I was surprised. I'm a local resident and try to support our local eateries and when we...More

Thank Joost B
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Looking for good food at reasonable prices this is the place. Home cooking is really good especially fried chicken and melt in your mouth meatloaf. My husband is on the hunt wherever we travel to try meatloaf and this is in his top 5. Try...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Had lunch here with some old friends today. If I was a drinking man this would be a good place to have a drink and eat some mediocre food. The room is fun and is convenient to US 101. Service okay at best.

Thank bcreff
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We dined here for couple of times, while staying near by. Good service, good food nice selection of drinks. Great value and great local ambience.

Thank GlobalTraveller81
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2318 Lillie Ave, Summerland, CA 93067
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Summerland
  • Phone Number: +1 805-969-6135
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