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Scarlett Begonia

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11 West Victoria Street #10, Santa Barbara, CA (State Street)
(805) 770-2143
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9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 88
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing brunch!

Our new favorite in Santa Barbara! My daughter and I had brunch here on Sunday and it was delicious!! I had shrimp and grits and after a recent trip to Charleston i can honestly say they beat it! My daughter had the lemon pancakes which were great. We were recommended here by my family ( I grew up... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
suef33
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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our new favorite in Santa Barbara! My daughter and I had brunch here on Sunday and it was delicious!! I had shrimp and grits and after a recent trip to Charleston i can honestly say they beat it! My daughter had the lemon pancakes which were great. We were recommended here by my family ( I grew up in SB)... More 

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Thank suef33
Kilauea, Hawaii
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78 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is such a wonderful place to have breakfast. The food is unusual and delicious, good home cooking! Such a nice spot... Go there!

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Thank MerlynKauai
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106 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had brunch here with two other couples on a Sunday morning. Ryan, our server, was attentive and helpful. All the wait staff were great as was the owner or manager. Location is a bit tricky as it is in a courtyard off the parking area. You should be able to find it, though. I had the Soft Scramble - eggs... More 

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Thank MABOC
Santa Barbara, California
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103 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate here Christmas Eve, and while it was pleasant, it wasn't anything like what we were expecting. Most of us had the cheeseburger, the other entrees were a touch too esoteric for our taste. The place is based on baked items freshly prepared. The restaurant is hidden in an interior courtyard off of Victoria Street, and is split across... More 

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Thank Bob B
Sheffield
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157 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

I enjoyed a terrific brunch here. My portion of Eggs Benedict with ham was so large I could not finish it, though it was my fault for tucking into my partner's side dish of fries. We sat outside and the patio heaters kept us lovely and warm. Service was prompt and attentive throughout.

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Thank yorkshirecat56
Redlands, California
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

What a nice place. It was cold and we sat outside, the heaters did a good job and still it was a pleasant time. Food..... Superb!! Service very good - staff always around. Go early it gets crowded - I will be back

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Thank carolina o
Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

What a wonderful experience. We sat outside on their patio and felt like we were at a cafe in Spain. It was gorgeous. The eggs benedict and brussel sprouts were to die for. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable about their menu. We were so happy with our experience and would recommend you try their delicious food!

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Thank Ala K
Central Cali
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

I visited the Begonia solo. I was treated like the invisible woman. The waitress had too many tables and neglected everyone....not her fault. My pancakes, three very small ones, were burned and should not have been served. In addition, they were already covered with syrup when delivered. I don't do syrup, but the hostess who delivered them ran away with... More 

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Thank momalu444
Los Altos, California
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76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Their menu changes, so, you might not be able to order the same thing twice -- which probably isn't a bad thing since there are lots of good things that come from their kitchen. When we were there our group had crab benedict -- which disappeared and I heard was quite good. And egg dishes (one a Mediterranean) -- also... More 

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Thank A M
Santa Monica, CA
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

My favorite breakfast spot in Santa Barbara! Good service, very nice setting and yummy food!! Try everything!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11 West Victoria Street #10, Santa Barbara, CA
    (State Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: (805) 770-2143

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?