Carlitos Cafe Y Cantina

Carlitos Cafe Y Cantina, 1324 State Street, Santa Barbara

About Carlitos Cafe Y Cantina
Carlitos Cafe Y Cantina
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Average Price: $30 and under
Cuisine: Mexican
Dress Code: Casual Dress
Carlitos is a Santa Barbara restaurant with a vibrant mix of contemporary Mexican cuisine, and award-winning margaritas, rooted in Mexican flavors and traditions that celebrate local ingredients. Inspired by the bounty of the sea and farms nearby, signature dishes include our Fresh Halibut Ceviche, Bohemia Fish Tacos, Garlic Shrimp and our infused Chile oil, refreshing Scallop and Shrimp Salad with Mango vinaigrette, traditional Mole with Chicken, Spicy Back Ribs, and Portobello Mushroom Enchiladas. Colorful umbrellas, and a bubbling fountain at Carlitos accent the sun-filled outdoor patio overlooking State Street, while the dining room features original Fiesta artwork by Channing Peake, and a Cantina stocked with a fantastic collection of 100% Blue Agave Tequilas and Mezcals. Carlitos is a festive gathering place for family and friends, and add some lively Mexican and South American guitars, you have the makings of a fun filled evening!

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Carlitos Cafe y Cantina is #61 of 518 things to do in Santa Barbara

3 of 5 stars3 out of 5
By: Lynn H, Gilbert, Arizona
Fri 14 Aug, 2020
l Carlitos was highly recommended, but we were a little disappointed. The nachos were overloaded with beans, the fajitas weren?t even hot (let alone sizzling) and the chicken was dry, the Chile...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: ctexeter, Exeter, California
Tue 11 Aug, 2020
l We were in town for a few days and made our way up and down State street sampling different places. My wife chose Carlitos because it was close to a barbershop I was getting a #COVID streetcut...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Kim1717, La Verne, California
Thu 30 Jul, 2020
l Great service, patio seating and delicious food. The mango margarita and churros are delicious! Main courses of tacos, burritos and tostados were fantastic.

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Carlitos Cafe Y Cantina 1324 State Street, Santa Barbara