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the stonehouse

San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
+1 800-368-6788
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good9%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“steak diane” (8 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
11:30 am - 2:00 pm Hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options
San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 13 November 2017

This restaurant was a former lemon packing building that sits in the middle of great resort, the San Ysidro Ranch. We were staying there and ate our breakfasts there each morning. The food and service were first rate and the distant view of the ocean...More

Thank CaTraveler7777
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

If you want to WOW that special someone in your life of if you just want to go to the most scenic and romantic restaurant ever, make a reservation at the Stonehouse Inn in Santa Barbara. The Inn is located in the sprawling San Ysidro...More

Thank Eebog7
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We enjoyed everything about this restaurant. The food was great, the service was outstanding and the ambience was very special. It is a charming and romantic restaurant and very beautiful in everyway. Our waiter, Adrian, made us feel very special and acknowledged our anniversary several...More

Thank Randy G
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were able to snag a last minute reservation and a quick Uber ride up the hill from The Biltmore to enjoy a late dinner here one evening. And we are so glad we went!!! Our wine and every course of our meal was excellent,...More

Thank Nicole P
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We wanted to see San Ysidro Ranch but was not staying there so we booked Sunday Brunch there. I must say it was lovely. It is a three course brunch with so many great selections to choose from and so much food. Great service. I...More

Thank Gina G
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Excellent service, wonderful meal. A true highlight of our roadtrip down the California coast. We would definitely return!

Thank lajoiedevivi
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The food and location are great. Service is professional and friendly, if you're not sure as to where to dine, this is a good one.

Thank shelley b
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had lunch at The Stonehouse while visiting Santa Barbara for a few days. The setting was gorgeous. The restaurant staff was welcoming and extremely attentive. We were seated at a table with a nice view of the property. Our waiter was excellent and did...More

Thank Kerrie C
Reviewed 5 May 2017

You are paying for the lovely location. The steaks were good, but not $60 good. For this price, the service should be exceptional. When we sat down we told our server we wanted to order chocolate soufflés for dessert. And, we asked if we needed...More

1  Thank SBCDCPA
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Fantastic farm to table menu and extensive wine selection. The service is impeccable and the view from the patio is breath-taking Very romantic!

Thank Momo_Vino
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 800-368-6788
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