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209 E Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2221
+1 805-963-1293
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (41 reviews)
“kebab” (22 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (11 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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209 E Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2221
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great ambiance, amazing food and excellent service, not so great a wine list but we brought our own, rather expensive corkage fee though. But highly recommend and will certainly go back next time in SB.

Thank David J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upon our third visit to this hidden treasure for great Mediterranean food, we ordered the usual mixed platter which comes with grilled chicken, lamb, beef kofta, rice and salad. About a quarter of the was through our meal (shared by my wife, 22 mo old...More

Thank silvertiger2
Reviewed 14 September 2018

The vegetarian plate, hummus, lamb, beef, and chicken dishes are all excellent! The main entree plates are large and can be shared which makes the overall dinner cost reasonable. The mixed drinks are delicious. Parties of 6 or more can sit by the fire pits...More

Thank Extraordinary746155
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We spent our last evening here and it was a great finish to a fun trip. Highly recommend. Make a reservation! Was very busy on a Sunday night. Lovely setting and great food.

Thank okatty
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The ambience is always very appealing but since my last visit a couple years ago the service has sadly much decreased in quality.

Thank TobyB377
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

My group of 7 walked in without a reservation, on a Tuesday or Wednesday night. The place was busy, but we were able to get a table under 5 minutes. We were seated and ordered drinks. I didn't order anything fancy, but did have a...More

Thank stunt101
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We accidentally came across this restaurant and we could not have been any happier our experience there. Basically all tables are outside and the setting, the atmosphere is absolutely wonderful. The service was excellent and very friendly. The food was phenomenally good. It could not...More

Thank the_q81
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed early dinner with friends, the food was good, and also the service. The place was full but yet we had enough space. Lovely band was playing nice music at the garden we set outside around the fire till they closed the restaurant.

Thank MaayanLior
Reviewed 16 July 2018

My husband is a tough guy to please, and he LOVED this place. The food, the atmosphere, subtle guitarist playing in the background. It was a lovely dinner. We had the watermelon and cheese app, with the pistachio dip and fresh pita bread. The tables...More

1  Thank Adrienne1218
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff, excellent and authentic food and enjoyable surroundings. If I come back to Santa Barbara I will visit again.

Thank Tina Lili A
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Steve L
19 April 2016|
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Response from ValerieJo18 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you call and ask them. Although I never saw any dogs there and I have been there several times.
27 November 2015|
Response from ConcernedCalifornia | Reviewed this property |
I received the question on Nov 27. I have no idea if they were open. The food & service were so bad last time, do not think we we try it again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 E Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2221
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-963-1293
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