Reviews

Oliver’s of Montecito

Oliver’s of Montecito is an all-vegan, California-casual dinner restaurant that is an absolute must-try.
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Lilac Patisserie Review

Lilac Pâtisserie, a gluten-free bakery and café located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara, is a delicious stop whether you are gluten-free, or just looking for a great meal!
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Love To Cook It: The Cookbook Every Plant-Based Eater Needs To Own

As someone who follows a plant-based diet, it’s so refreshing to finally see a vegan-friendly cookbook that includes some recipes I know I’ll love and others to try when I’m feeling more adventu...
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Banana Peel “Bacon”

Putting this zero-waste, vegan-friendly version of bacon to the test.
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Morning Glory: A Brunch That’s Anything but Basic

If you ever find yourself in San Diego for the weekend or want to go on an adventure with your not-so-basic friends, you have to try Morning Glory.
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Cajé’s Honey-Lavender Latte: An Artisanal Delight Right in Your Backyard

Cajé’s honey-lavender latte delivers a taste that even the most seasoned coffee connoisseurs would approve of.
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“Doughnut” Miss Out on the Goodies at God’s Country Provisions

They take classic doughnuts to the next level with fun flavors, designs and toppings.
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Valentine’s Day at Insomnia Cookies

If you are in a pinch this Valentine’s Day and want a simple treat that can be delivered right to your door, check out the Valentine’s Day options at Insomnia Cookies.
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Cajé’s Pumpkin Spice Latte: A Local Take on a Seasonal Delight

Sick of the Starbucks pumpkin spice latte?
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Rockfire Waffle Shack by Day, Rockfire Grill by Night

Check out Rockfire Grill's weekend-only breakfast shop!
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Norton’s Pastrami and Deli: The Best Sandwiches in Town

Santa Barbara’s very own Norton’s Pastrami and Deli was recently featured on Food Network’s “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives” — and for good reason.
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Falling for Finch & Fork’s New Fall Menu

With great food and a fun time, you can’t go wrong with forking at the Finch!
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Have You Gaucho Mojo Back?

Isla Vista’s favorite teahouse is finally back!
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Phresh Teas Brings Tea-riffic Flavors to Goleta

In the mood for a boba run?
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Uniboil Makes a Sizzling Debut

Come check out this delicious mix of ingredients.
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