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The Habit Burger Grill

5735 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3420
+1 805-964-0366
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (15 reviews)
“burger” (111 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
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American, Fast food
5735 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3420
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great burgers and the shakes are to die for! Parking is easy. Sometimes I bike over and put my bike out front on the street where I can see it from the patio.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sbducksunlimited
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

This is where the locals get burgers they are my favorite it’s grown to be more locations but the one in old town Goleta it The original

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank _heynickii
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Delicious made to order hamburgers! Wish we had one of these in our area. So awesome we keep returning.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lynn5450
Reviewed 16 November 2018

This little hole in the wall Habit has always delivered the best grilled burgers. I cannot order anything but the "Aloha" burger with pineapple and teriyaki. I have tried several other Habit burgers around California but this little "original" Habit is the best.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank flehto
Reviewed 13 November 2018

There is nothing bad on the menu here. Great food, amazing and friendly service. Real shakes, outstanding onion rings. You can even get healthful options here, the salads and ahi are really good.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We stopped by here on our way to the Santa Barbara airport, which is located a mile or so away. We were running a bit early for our flight and wanted to grab a bite before our flight home. I had to stop and fill...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dan B
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Was really close, walking distance. There are options for people who don't eat meat. Outdoor seating area.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Leticia P
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Great variety, good tasting, reasonable priced, if you are in the mood for burgers this is the place to go to

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank romaniangirlamerican
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Was blown away that there is a charge to sub a veggie patty. So just a warning to all non-beefeaters will be charged to enjoy your veggie patty. Was charged for taking the beef off and subbing a veggie patty. Yes I understand it is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 80yvette
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We have eaten at several locations but it seemed fun to see the place where it all started. Parking is easy in the lot behind the restaurant or on the street. Service is through windows one for ordering and one for pickup. They give you...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Richard B
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Karen L
15 July 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5735 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3420
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-964-0366
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