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The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

3052 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3312
805-569-1809
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Ranked #204 of 443 Restaurants in Santa Barbara
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Californian, Café
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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  • English first
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English first
Santa Barbara, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

The baristas are always helpful and friendly here and are happy to make suggestions if you want to try somewhere new. The coffee and teas are creative and delicious and they have both healthy food options (try the new hummus, dolma, and olive snack pack or a wrapped sandwich) and sweet treats such as mini donuts and scones. The only... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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59 reviews 59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The coffee-drinker chooses this when in SB; and I can vouch for the peppermint 'tea'. And their staff are cheery, which always helps.

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São Paulo, SP
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

At the intersection of State and La Vina streets. As all Coffee Bean stores: good products and very good service.

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Santa Barbara, California
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Good service, good coffee. Very friendly staff, very relaxing. Good place to take a rest from a busy day.

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Hong Kong, China
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202 reviews 202 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Stayed a few days in Santa Barbara and got my breakfast here each day. On the first day, I discovered jalapeno bagels - my life will never be the same again, and there's a hole in my existence now that I've moved back to Hong Kong and can't eat them any more! On the second day, the barista remembered my... More

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Novato, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Great coffee and mini bear claws. Right across the street from where we were staying. Newspaper, coffee and morning snack - Yum

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Taylor Ridge, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

Great place to get your coffee fix and people watch. They have a nice outdoor dining area with plenty of seating. Nice selection of pastries and breakfast sandwiches and lunch sandwiches. We made a morning stop here for breakfast and also picked up sandwiches to take along for a wine country picnic. Sandwiches are large! We all thought we could... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

I've reported it again and again but your employees at THE COFFEE BEAN & TEA LEAF COMPANY 3052 De La Vina Street Santa Barbara, CA Store # 72 Lellani [--], General Manager continue to remain UNCARING ABOUT THE FEDERAL LEGAL RIGHT OF DISABLED HUMANS We came up to the store to have a coffee before we shop across the street,... More

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Portland, Oregon
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98 reviews 98 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

We use this coffee shop everyday while visiting in Santa Barbara for 2 - 3 weeks every-year. The baristas are friendly and make wonderful lattes. Sometimes it gets busy so not it's not always fast, but there must be a reason why so many people get their coffee here. There is nice outdoor seating with a fireplace, and also indoor... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

I used to go there at night, and take advantage of the free wi-fi. It's fun to sit outside at night, next to the big fireplace. The drinks are all good, the service is the best.

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Additional Information about The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Address: 3052 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3312
Phone Number: 805-569-1809
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Californian, Café

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