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Santa Barbara Chicken Ranch

2618 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3824
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“tri tip” (9 reviews)
“tortillas” (6 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Barbecue
2618 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3824
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Picked up food for take out. Only about a 15 minute wait for food for 10 people. Basic menu and we tried it all. They have quesadillas for kids not shown on online menu. Food was fresh and salsa was hot. Good food but at...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Their chicken is great too, but I can't get tri tip where I live now and this place is great!!! A place I must go to when in town!

Thank bhcastle
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch while vacationing in Santa Barbara. We have had chicken many many times but this was some of the best seasoned chicken I have ever tasted. Great sides and very friendly service. Not fancy but definitely some good chicken.

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 16 February 2017

If you're looking for fried chicken, this ain't the place. No fried chicken on the menu. It's skinless, broiled (I guess). Healthier for sure, but not Colonel Sanders or Pop Eyes. Not my thing, but maybe yours???

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We had a family meal here. Ordered a whole chicken plate an this came with a whole lot of lovely salsa, rice and beans. 3 rolls which contained 4 corn wraps. All of it was wonderfully hot and tasty. We ordered further chicken. I wouldn't...More

Thank beebad2013
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

The chicken is grilled perfectly. The tortillas taste home made. Great rancheros means and rice. Coleslaw is good. Everyone friendly. Only thing to make it better would be a side salad.

Thank selizabet
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I eat here all the time and highly recommend it. My only complaint is from time to time the chicken can be a bit salty. I suggest trying the combo plate also the have great burritos

Thank 62rg20k
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Chicken plate - family size with a Kind of pork - was ok, prices Cheap ,Personal nice, sitting outside is possible

Thank Janson1987
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Ate here yesterday. Had the combination plate. The leg and thigh was moist and packed with flavor. The tri-tip easy a bit chewy, but filled with flavor. Since this is a short walk from Cottage Hospital, I came back today and ordered the same thing....More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

I ordered a combo burrito plate which included tri-tips and chicken and it was the biggest burrito I've ever had!! The food was extremely fresh and absolutely delicious. I came in with a very large party and they got our food out in no time!

Thank Georgiapeachhh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2618 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3824
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
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