Archive for the ‘Eat’ Category

  • LOCAL FAVORITES Santa Barbara Restaurant Guide

    May 2, 12 • Eat

    WATERFRONT Boathouse at Hendry’s Beach (Seafood) serves locally caught, fresh seafood specialties. Dine inside or al fresco with one of the best ocean views in Santa Barbara. Full bar and regional wine list. 2981 Cliff Dr. 805/898-2628. $$-$$$   Brophy...

  • Taste of the Nation to Support Foodbank

    Mar 12, 12 • Datebook, Eat, Fundraiser, Nonprofits, To Do

    Share Our Strength will hold its annual Taste of the Nation Santa Barbara on May 20, from 3-6 p.m. at the Montecito Country Club. At Taste of the Nation Santa Barbara attendees will enjoy tastings from the area’s top chefs and restaurants, and sample fine...

  • Annual Pub Sing (Along) With Santa Barbara Revels

    Mar 8, 12 • Eat, Web Exclusives

    Welcome Spring and celebrate the Vernal Equinox with music-making and merriment and Santa Barbara Revels at Dargan’s Irish Pub & Restaurant on March 19 at 6 p.m. Sing along to familiar sea shanties, Irish favorites, and folk classics, led...

  • Bollywood Dinner to Benefit Summer Solstice

    Jan 26, 12 • Eat, Fundraiser, Nonprofits

    India House is hosting a special “Bollywood Dinner” on January 28 (this Saturday) to benefit Solstice.  This will be a beautiful and colorful evening with delicious Indian cuisine, Bollywood dancers, henna painting and more. Indian attire is...

  • Film Festival–and Film Feast–Start Tonight

    Jan 26, 12 • Eat, Web Exclusives

    The Film Festival starts tonight and so does the “Film Feast.” We got a special taste last week of some of the delicious things our local restaurants will be offering for their three-course tasting menus and you are definitely in for a treat!...

  • Santa Barbara Fresh

    Dec 6, 11 • Eat, Local Dish, Read, SEASONS Magazine

    The Culinary Culture section of Santa Barbara Seasons Magazine Winter 2011/12 issue features local dish about new foodie favorites Casa Blanca Restaurant & Cantina, Le Cafe Stella, El Taco Tequila Taqueria, Cadiz, Padaro Beach Grill, Seagrass Restaurant...

  • Thanksgiving Dinner from Brothers Restaurant at Mattei’s Tavern

    Nov 3, 11 • Eat, Web Exclusives

    The owners and chefs of Brothers Restaurant at Mattei’s Tavern will serve their final Thanksgiving feast as chefs at that location on Thursday, November 24. Matt and Jeff Nichols have cooked for over half a million people and have had thousands of...

  • Celebrate Curry With the Spicy Gourmet

    Oct 26, 11 • Eat, Web Exclusives

    As Halloween candy creeps up on up this weekend, save some of your tastebuds for National Curry Week. This Friday, October 28, enjoy an evening with tasty exotic food freshly made with organic and Fair Trade spices from the Spicy Gourmet, which was featured...

  • Crowing About Coast at the Canary Hotel

    Aug 12, 11 • Eat, Web Exclusives

    “From Farm AND Coast to Table” is the tag line for Chef Brian Parks’ new menu at Coast Restaurant & Bar and I must say, the focus on local, sustainable and seasonable food is paying off. I’ve been there twice recently and both...

  • Picnic in the Park-improving lives one lunch at a time

    May 18, 11 • Eat, Fundraiser, Nonprofits

    During the school year, nearly 25,000 kids get a free or reduced school meal every day. During the summer, however, 85% of these kids end up going hungry or live off processed, calorie-dense, chemical-based “food.” The Santa Barbara Food Bank is adding on...