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Olio E Limone Ristorante

17 W Victoria St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
805-899-2699
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Ranked #49 of 445 Restaurants in Santa Barbara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $35 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: State
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Even though the restaurant was full, the acoustics are such that it's a quiet place. The wines were great. Salads and pasta were wonderful. Excellent tiramisu. A very attentive Italian waiter. What more could you ask for?

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Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Service was OK. Fish entree was way too small and the mushroom sauce on the duck ravioli was too powerful; could not taste any duck at all.

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Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I shared 2 different entrees, the duck ravioli and the quail. Both were very good. The restaurant was busy, but we felt well taken care of.. The server brought the ravioli first so we enjoyed it as a starter. It was very good. The quail was perfectly prepared.

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Erpingham, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We went to the bistro part of this restaurant for lunch and loved it. The food was excellent and the server was quirky and fun. The décor is Mediterranean and very attractive and we ended spending a leisurely 2 hours over lunch.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We had the opportunity to visit this restaurant for an anniversary dinner while staying in SB. We made a reservation a few days prior and were promptly seated. We ordered appetizers and a bottle of wine. My one criticism is the tables for 2 are a bit crowded when bread, dipping plates, wine glasses, water glasses, etc are all in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Great meal at the pizza restaurant adjacent to the main restaurant. Great service, lovely food and some splendid wine. We had such a great time that we came back for a second night and had an equally great meal. Thanks to all of the staff for two lovely visits!

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Brossard, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The restaurant was recommended to us by the owner of the B&B we were staying at. We were given a small table while other couples were given tables for four and some were still available. I could have asked to change but did not want to make a fuss... But it gave us a bad feeling. I ordered a bottle... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This restaurant will not disappoint you. The menu is diverse, however the pizza is what is we found to be excellent. The staff was not only knowledgable, but also so very friendly. They serve and sell wonderful spicy olive oil for dipping. Don't leave without it--it is surprisingly full of flavor and allows the customer to bring a little bit... More

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Munster, Indiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My wife and I spent the past four days in Santa Barbara having a short vacation. We have tried to dine at the best places here. Our last night we decided to come here, the night before we were at Bouchon and this was next door, so on our way out we decided to make reservations. We were sat quickly,... More

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Los Angeles, California
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146 reviews 146 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

As an Italian familiar with Italian restaurants in the US and in Italy, Olio E Limone is a top notch Italian restaurant. I go to this restaurant every time I am in Santa Barbara. The atmosphere is nice. It can become crowded, and the tables are close together, but that adds to the ambiance. The menu is diverse and also... More

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Additional Information about Olio E Limone Ristorante

Address: 17 W Victoria St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone Number: 805-899-2699
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 35 - 50
Cuisine: Italian

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