Joe's Cafe

Joe's Cafe, 536 State Street, Santa Barbara

About Joe's Cafe
Joe's Cafe
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Average Price: $30 and under
Cuisine: American
Dress Code: Casual Dress
v 0.8 miles from Santa Barbara center (as shown on map)
Joe's Café is a classic Santa Barbara dining and drinking institution and is the oldest restaurant in the city, established in 1928. The legacy of Joe's continues into it's ninth decade: Over the years, this vibrant downtown destination has become a favorite for locals and tourists alike, who mingle over cocktails (the stiffest in town) or chat during dinner in a buzzing traditional atmosphere. The exceptional ambiance underscores its rich heritage and long history. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner from 7:30 a.m. til 10:00 p.m. or stay later and get to know our locals at one of the busiest bars in town.

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Joe's Cafe is #53 of 525 things to do in Santa Barbara

4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: bbarnett12williams, Pasadena, California
Thu 10 Sep, 2020
l Stopped off for a small meal by sharing a tri tip sandwich, which had some of the best french fries I have ever had. It almost felt normal being outside on holiday weekend night.

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Harmony177, Las Vegas, Nevada
Thu 30 Jul, 2020
l We visited twice during our stay in Santa Barbara. Food was good and service was friendly. Not fancy but good.

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4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: AdolfoOrendain
Sat 25 Jul, 2020
l Unfortunately had a bad experience with the service in our visit, but the food is great and I can surely see why people would wait for an hour to get a table. Try the Pies (not on the menu...

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Joe's Cafe 536 State Street, Santa Barbara