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Lilac Patisserie

1017 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2710
+1 805-845-7400
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (42 reviews)
“olive bread” (7 reviews)
“quiche” (8 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1017 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2710
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It would be wonderful if this restaurant invested in more comfortable outdoor chairs. They are tiny!! I enjoyed my sandwich but found the bread a bit too cake-y. We had carrot cake too - way too much icing!! It was not good in my opinion...More

Thank KKnewhere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bakery and restaurant is such a great idea. Everything they make is gluten-free and tasty. Their cakes are beautiful. The lunch menu is limited to quiches and salads and sandwiches on their own breads. They also have a good variety of coffee, tea and...More

Thank Tamar H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow...what an experience. Fantastic food. Great bring-to-your-table service after you order at counter. Cool to see them preparing cakes and such. Great spot for breakfast, late breakfast/early lunch, or lunch.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You’d NEVER know that everything here is gluten free! Everything is absolutely delicious. Great for breakfast and brunch.

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our breakfast quiche very much. Pleasant staff, very clean and comfortable establishment. Coffee was excellent and the pastries looked amazing. Will go back for the pastries!

Thank jlsalviolo11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful location and I can order anything off the menu, which is so rare. Typically, I will have 1or 2 options at a restaurant. Everything looks good but what my table had was all very good and the dessert options are delicious too! I am...More

Thank Stacey M
Reviewed 14 August 2018

If you're in SB and you are gluten free, you HAVE to go here! It is a paradise for gluten free people. They have 4-5 different kinds of gf bread they make on site, yummy pastries, brunch, desserts - it's endless! It's also super cute...More

Thank krc11
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Lilac Patisserie is located on our popular State Street in Santa Barbara and serves the most amazing food whether you have gluten allergies or not! My son has Celiac Disease and my entire family enjoys a wonderful breakfast or lunch that makes all of us...More

Thank buyerjat
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great lunch! Breads and pastries are delish but also gluten free—you don’t even know the difference! Highly recommend!

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Being a celiac myself touring the world I have visited GF restaurants in many places. Lilac Patisserie is the best GF bakery / cafe I have ever been to. By far. These people have cracked the formula. If they do not expand ... they miss...More

Thank Jacek N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$16
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1017 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2710
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-845-7400
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