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Santa Barbara Italian Cafe & Catering

5012 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-3939
281-485-5676
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Ranked #38 of 188 Restaurants in Pearland
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This was excellent. fettuccine Alfredo with blackened shrimp The best!!! Must try I will have to bring my parents next time they visit from Chicago

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Rosharon, Texas, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We try to make our way to Santa Barbara at least once a month, but sometimes the cravings are too intense and we go more often. This is a small restaurant, so reservations are required, and especially on weekends. I believe I have tried every item on the menu, and now I can't figure out which is my favorite! Each... More

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Pearland, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a great cafe that has long been a hometown favorite. The seafood risotto is a must try. The chicken picatta is bold and packed with capers. The veal marsala is my 9 year old daughter's favorite

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Manvel, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We've been going to Santa Barbara Italian Café for more than 10 years. It's small, quaint dining room (about a dozen tables) and homemade dishes keeps us coming back. The food is good and the portions are huge. My favorite is the seafood risotto, which comes with grilled shrimp and veggies (see attached photo). It's a staple! My wife usually... More

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pearland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The services was fair was not impressed the pasta was over cooked i been here a lot times it will be my last

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houston, tx
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Tried this place twice. Not impressed with the food on either visit. This has to be the WORST spaghetti I have ever been served. It was inedible. Never again!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The waiters are young kids who aren't that amazing, but if you can look past it you'll enjoy some amazing food.

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U.S.A.
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

After reading the mixed reviews here, it was hard to decide to try Santa Barbara or not. Because we aren't Olive Garden fans, we braced ourselves to take a chance. Believe me, after the reviews, we had a weather eye out for vermin, but we didn't see any signs of that, so maybe the problem is resolved? It was a... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We went there on valentines day at 7:30 , the place looked very nice. As soon as we arrived we got our table, the waiter took our order of drinks after about 5 minutes we were seated and then after 10 minutes she came back to take our order. She was very nice and gave us some suggestions then we... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

When I called Santa Barbara at 6:30 pm on Valentine's Day and was told they could seat me at 8:00 pm I was delighted. Arrived at 7:55 pm and waited as table after table was seated before us. Why did I wait? The food is delicious. At 8:30 pm after loitering in front of seated guests I asked the RUDE... More

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Additional Information about Santa Barbara Italian Cafe & Catering

Address: 5012 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-3939
Phone Number: 281-485-5676
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Pearland
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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