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Padaro Beach Grill

3765 Santa Claus Ln, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1109
+1 805-566-9800
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish tacos” (30 reviews)
“onion rings” (13 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3765 Santa Claus Ln, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1109
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a grilled fish sandwich and grilled fish tacos. It was pretty busy that day, and I was pleasantly surprised that the food came out quickly. The tacos are on a single tortilla, which will guarantee that they will fall in half by the third...More

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Come here as soon as it opens if you want to get a seat on the deck overlooking the ocean. The salmon sandwich is beyond compare on a fresh bun with tomato onion and homemade tartar sauce. You will experience a little but of heaven

Thank pb1610
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place. It's burgers, tacos, and fried fish, but it is done better than most places. They use good ingredients and they try for better quality than you expect from a "beach grill." Family oriented with great play space for kids. They also...More

Thank expectquality1942
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Think of a catered beach side picnic and you'll understand this well known Summerland restaurant. There are sand boxes for the kiddies and picnic tables for everyone. Aside from the fresh food there is also beer and wine--what ,more could you ask for? The only...More

Thank 123jeffg91
Reviewed 12 September 2017

You line up as in most fast food joints, but that is where it ends. You are able to sit in a variety of settings with an area for children and families and another with is more for just adults. The food was tasty and...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

The food is good, healthy and plentiful. The outside seating is pleasant if you are not bothered by the occasional train. We have eaten here several times and often return when we are in the area. Try it; you won't be disappointed.

Thank Heligypsy
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We were driving home from the beach & wanted to get a quick bite to eat & drove by this cool place. Great food in a unique setting. You order at the counter & you go out in their yard to find a place to...More

Thank Tasha D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Simple but delicious fare. Option for lettuce wrap on all sandwiches. A bit pricey for the type of food, but the perk is you can choose your own outdoor table that overlooks the ocean. I've seen many, many sunrises over the Atlantic but this was...More

Thank NJSueZ
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Padaro Grill serves Hamburgers, Chicken, Tri-Tip, VEGAN, and Fish Sandwiches. They also have fries, onion rings, sweet potato fries, and Chips with Guacamole. For drinks they offer soda, tea, lemonade, very good shakes. Padaro Grill also offers Beer. The burgers and fries are very good....More

Thank Mark1259
Reviewed 9 August 2017

True Cali & true joy @ the Padaro Beach Grill. Great environment for family & friends - Sitting by the ocean, benches, openness, & just a feeling of freedom & happiness. Great food - All delicious - Cali-Tex-Mex, Burgers, & more (Yup - Vegan &...More

Thank Magnolia3333
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5 March 2016|
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Response from VictoriaCA | Reviewed this property |
Service is fast 5-10 minutes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3765 Santa Claus Ln, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-566-9800
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