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Freebird's World Burrito

) #13 of 110 Restaurants in Goleta $ Mexican, Fast food,
879 Embarcadero Del Norte, Goleta, CA 93117-4812
+1 805-968-0123
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good44%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nachos” (20 reviews)
“burrito” (34 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
879 Embarcadero Del Norte, Goleta, CA 93117-4812
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Freebirds' burritos are great. The ingredients fresh and filling. We were able to share a monster chicken burrito. Not a bad deal.

Thank Desert__Duo03
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My son introduced me to Freebird's during one of our dinner dates. He told me to get the beef quesadilla, which was REALLY GOOD!!! My hubby ordered the burrito which according to him was also excellent. The line at this particular restaurant was long, it...More

Thank Wilma B
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous sunny day ..sat outdoors and this beats student union and most on campus dining. Missed the graduate and LOVE Woodstocks.. this place is not cheap for what it is..but we all wolfed down our tacos burritos and nachos.. walked from Campus, walked to beach,...More

Thank drmader
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

My favorite burrito. This is nothing like the chain locations elsewhere. This is the real deal. Get a chicken burrito and be sure to get BBQ sauce. It's not a sweet type sauce - more tangy, and it goes great with pico de gallo and...More

Thank kmfesq
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Was an exchange student at ucsb and this was the place we used to eat after partying. Miss these burritos

Thank lars_ostgaard
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Do not be fooled by the chain of the same name - this one is the real deal. Best burritos, nachos, and quesadillas! Chicken is better than steak here. Get lots of the BBQ sauce, which is unique and reallly delicious. Be warned: the food...More

Thank kmfesq
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is the original location for the chain. My girlfriend went to UCSB and we try to head out that way at least once every couple months. We always have to stop at free birds, normally get it to go and then head over the...More

Thank Evan L
Reviewed 2 August 2016

While visiting the UCSB campus for a college tour, we were looking for a local lunch spot to give us a feel (and taste) for the UCSB campus life. We were directed to Freebird's and were treated to wonderful burritos overflowing with meet and other...More

Thank BigUglyFish
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

A burrito for the ages. Fresh ingredients to choose from. Chicken or steak. Save your appetite for this one or cut in half and save for another meal. Delicious. Only negative is limited seating and parking. If you like burritos and tacos , you need...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 6 July 2016

A few friends recommended this place, so after dropping off our child at UCSB for a summer camp, we went for lunch. Isla Vista has college town charm, Freebirds in in the middle of the action, fun to people watch, but the food was average....More

Thank Lee T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 879 Embarcadero Del Norte, Goleta, CA 93117-4812
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-968-0123
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