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Longboard's Grill

210 Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3571
805-963-3311
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Pearland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The drink looks innocuous but at the end, watch out, have a designated driver. We had the shrimp cocktail, the shrimp were the size of my husband's palm. Delish, then we had the deep fried Mahi Mahi. Pretty darn tasty and excellent service and an excellent upper deck view. I would go back if given the chance.

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Goleta
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67 reviews 67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I have said it before, if there is a Patty Melt on the menu I'll order it. If you are a restaurant worth your salt you'll do it right. Sorry, Longboard's fell short. The beef was very dry and the rye bread was not toasted on the flat top very well. It too was dry, dry, dry. I had no... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We visited Longboard's last Friday night while in town for our college reunion. Some friends gathered outside late at night to catch up and enjoy drinks and dessert. The cookie monster is always a sure fire hit and they have great drinks. We all visited outside for hours and were not rushed out of there - even when the server... More

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San Luis Potosi, Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We stopped in on Sunday for a drink and a bite to eat. A nice place to get a drink, relax and watch the game.

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Santa Barbara, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Can't beat the view from the upper deck of Longboard's. Glass windbreaks do their job and the fried food is standard fare with your cocktail or beer. Worth the ride out on one of California's last remaining wooden piers. Valet parking is convenient and a serious dinner can be had below decks at the Harbor Restaurant.

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Santa Barbara
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49 reviews 49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We have been going to Longboards for years and the food has always been just ok (but the harbor view is outstanding). This time we walked in and the place was empty on a warm Sunday night. I wanted a simple mahi fish sandwich which they have had on the menu for years but is now not unavailable (the waiter... More

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Pine Knoll Shores, North Carolina
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44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Stopped in midday on Thursday for a quick drink and view (which was spectacular). The Long Island Ice Tea was very pricey but huge and "Powerful"....we left happy. Recommend the Longboard Grill....wait young lady was great.

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Glendale, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Nice place, awesome view, good food. Crab Louie was awesome. Great server, really friendly valet service as well.

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Chicago, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

we stopped here for a drink while enjoying the pier. Service was attentive. Our waitress had to explain to a foreign traveler that they were tipping her too much. She could have easily pocketed the money, we admired her for her honesty and tipped her well.

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Doubice, Czech Republic
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This place is charming. Nice staff and stunning views. Unfortunatelly, it's very expensive for what you get. The food was good, but paying 40 bucks for one beer and fish & chips is quite much. But sitting and watching surfers in the harbor is nice!

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Additional Information about Longboard's Grill

Address: 210 Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3571
Phone Number: 805-963-3311
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
Cuisine: Seafood

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