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East Beach Grill

1118 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3702
+1 805-965-8805
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (31 reviews)
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06:00 - 18:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1118 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3702
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is closing soon and it needs to. It served over priced food and drinks on paper plates and closed at 4pm.we heard breakfast was ok, but we didn't go.

Thank lindajo9275
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for breakfast/brunch most days during our 9 day stay. It was always packed as food was good, with lots of variety. I tended to stick with fruit but even that was interesting as they used lots of different fruit and presentation was...More

Thank cp1949
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Do not understand the good ratings for this place . Service slow + unhelpful. The food poor & we are sure gave our Daughter food poison as it was the only place she ate that day.

Thank VegasJ29
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We went there with a large group that was staying at the Fess Parker. We went here based on its location as we wanted something close that we could walk to. The food was really good and the gave you a large quantity. You go...More

Thank OHTravelGuy
Reviewed 2 September 2017

During my three day visit to Santa Barbara, I noticed this place during my drive up with my folks and decided to give it a try. I was quite presently surprised on how good the food is at a reasonable price. I had the "Grilled...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

If you want to eat where the locals eat, this is your place. Plenty of outdoor seating for people watching and beach views. Went with a local who told us the restaurant is closing in December 2017 due to need to up grade the building....More

Thank gdr23
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Went in there just for ice cream. Don't do it. Worst ice cream I have had I years. Crystallized and tasteless - but not cheap

Thank jacs222333
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The portions were very generous for breakfast. It's not super cheap ($25 for two of us). I was with my daughter so being adjacent to a kids' play park was a great bonus! Within walking distance from the Fess Parker.

Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I’ve eaten here for breakfast a couple time while staying at the Hyatt across the street. The breakfast here is a better alternative to the more expensive breakfast in the hotel. Once I got the ham and cheese omelet and another time I got ham...More

Thank Ajaiiz
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is by far our favorite place to bring friends visiting Santa Barbara. It is a casual place right on the beach. They have good parking and great views of the beach and ocean. The food is quick and tasty. I like the Huevos Rancheros...More

Thank Gene U
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Tom C
27 September 2015|
Response from JohnT1984 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tom, You need to send your question to the owner of the food place. I visited as a customer and also found this place very poor. Cheers, Phil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1118 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3702
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-965-8805
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