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restaurant La Colmena

217 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3281
+1 805-845-3546
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good72%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 Mar 2016
“very good individually prepared food”
5 May 2015
“Great little tacos”
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217 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3281
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

Homemade tortillas really make a difference, as you will notice here. Wonderfully thick sopes for the "huaraches" made the perfect bed for this delicious dish. Tacos were good, especially the rajas, wich peppers and grilled cheese. Unusual and good. The salsas were good, not great,...More

Thank Randall B
Reviewed 5 May 2015

We tried the more famous taqueria down the street on Milpas yesterday and decided to try La Colmena today. We liked the corn tortillas here better; we had a shorter wait even though we arrived at a busy time, and it was even cheaper here...More

Thank Torte_Sue
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Our first time here and we'll be back. My husband had the Adobado plate with rajas, etc. and I had the rajas tacos.....both have very tasty melted cheese - not your usual jack cheese. And they have a very unusual, very spicy and totally delicious...More

Thank ytc50
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Great people. Homemade stuff. Salsa Bar to die for. I like the little tacos and mixing and matching them

Thank glassbygarrett
Reviewed 14 February 2013

Authentic and not crowded....better than SuperRica up the street...lengua and carnitas tacos were great...a lot for little money

Thank CBinSB
Reviewed 7 January 2013

We've gone to La Colmena the last few times we've been to S.B. It's a great little hole-in-the-wall.

Thank rjbouch
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  • Address: 217 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3281
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-845-3546
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