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389 Linden Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2310
+1 805-684-6311
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (11 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (7 reviews)
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American, Fast food
389 Linden Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2310
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So good! A must-have part of the Carpinteria experience. Can't wait to go back for another casual beachday meal. Really good burgers!

Thank X2733CIjamesp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Local "spot" to get great hamburgers, fries, onion rings etc. Menu has now expanded to include burritos and tacos. Must stop at the beach!

Thank d0ubleam0m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a carp icon but once the original owners sold it- well it is just a wanna be burger stand with a very famous name attached to it. They changed the meat in they use and it tastes bland and too thick. The...More

Thank Californiamamma
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Great outdoor casual spot. Menu has a large variety, not just burgers and is just steps away from the beach. Food is good and reasonably priced. Long lines in the summer.

Thank Cindy O
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Looking for a great little ice cream place that serves amazing food as well in the middle of a small California beach town? If so this is the place!! The food is fantastic- burgers are hand pattied and the guacamole is fresh and delicious !!!!...More

Thank michellegreene2017
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Spot serves consistently good hamburgers with fresh ingredients. This place is popular, so if you arrive on a weekend at peak lunch hour, be prepared to stand in line. The burgers are prepared to order and are worth the wait. The french fries here...More

Thank GareThere
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I ordered my burger as was suggested by another Trip Advisor contributor well done with extrz sauce and it was delicious! Grest spot in downtown Carp.

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We eat here several times a year on our annual beach trip. The food is better than "fast food" and the kids absolutely LOVE it! I don't like pink hamburgers, so I always make sure to tell them to cook them medium-well (otherwise they're often...More

Thank mcafee1
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Joined extended family for a week in Carpinteria and have to say this was a lunch favorite! Relaxed, low key place to enjoy a burger (order extra of their special sauce) and fries. Mmmmm

Thank JustaMEgirl
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Great Old School vibe.......Don't worry about the calories, just enjoy this fabulous retro burger joint. fabulous food. Remember your sun screen for summer q's.

Thank Kingomorg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 389 Linden Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2310
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-684-6311
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