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Lucky Llama Coffee

5100 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1989
+1 805-684-8811
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“acai bowl” (24 reviews)
“book store” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 18:00 Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5100 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1989
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

My daughter and I have been going to Luckly Llama since it opened. It only gets more charming and the coffee, acai bowls, breakfast muffins/choice are fresh and really really good! A must visit!!

Thank 955connies
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Not easy to find even via GPS. Distracted, uninterested, surly staff. Nice coffee and muffins offerings.

Thank Rob E
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Game changer, vanilla latte with oat milk!! It's like a touch oatmeal with coffee....sooooo good!! Add 1/2 shot of vanilla so its not too sweet. Love this place! Also loving the Avo/tomato on sourdough toast. YUM!!! Great staff and welcoming..

Thank nhoodbrooks
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We were recommended to try Lucky Llama Coffee by a lady in a women’s wear store in Montecito. Apparently she knows the owners. Well the owners need to know that their staff are rubbish, it was like trying to communicate with a French post. Terrific...More

Thank MikeLloyd
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

I can’t vouch either way about the coffee but I go here every time in Carp, for the Moon bowl - it’s just fantastic. Also you can sit outside, away from the road, read your book or paper and just chill, and that’s hard to...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Very popular with the locals. Good coffee with fast service. Great outdoor patio. Right on the main drag with plenty of off street parking. Recommended.

Thank T3079KDstevenb
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Pretty good coffee, friendly service, good for a pastry or quick snack. Seating inside and out. Art work on the walls, younger people work here.

Thank ferdferd
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We went there twice. The first time we had friendly, competent staff and a solid latte and adequate americano. The second time the staff kept screwing up our drinks, which took forever and were ultimately not so great. the outdoor patio is absolutely lovely, and...More

Thank 40daves
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Not a contender in high-end espresso coffee. We had espresso drinks which were sour and weren't impressed with the flavor. The place is what can be described as beach rustic so beach, gym, or weekend chore clothes fit in perfectly. It seems fine for a...More

Thank PhultonPhorever
Reviewed 29 November 2017

First of all, there aren't any other coffee shops in Carpinteria other than Coffee Bean and Crushcakes, so there is not much point of a comparison to the somewhat artisanal coffee experience in the area. That being said, the staff here are incredibly rude, time...More

Thank UptownGirl805
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Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5100 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1989
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-684-8811
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