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Address: State Street, Highway 101, Santa Barbara, CA 93117
Phone Number: 8059621311
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Seven straight miles of shops.

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A Great Place to Visit

State Street is a great place to visit. It is quite diverse whether you are looking for culture, dining, or shopping, it has something for everyone. It has quaint little shops... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Rancho Cucamonga
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Rancho Cucamonga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

State Street is a great place to visit. It is quite diverse whether you are looking for culture, dining, or shopping, it has something for everyone. It has quaint little shops, historical buildings, museums, art galleries, restaurants of all types and several historical movie theaters. I highly recommend visiting the Reagan Ranch Museum that is filled with great history ;... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We both walked and took the shuttle up and down State Street. The shuttle costs 50 cents and goes from Stern's Wharf up to the 1300 block of State Street where the 1931 Arlington Theater is located which is an interesting Mission style theater and concert hall. The shuttle stops at each block. We found the Santa Barbara Brewery to... More 

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Beaumont, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Numerous shops, enjoyable walk even if you do not purchase anything. I personally enjoyed the architecture of the homes around the area.

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Montrose, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

this is a long street that is the heart of Santa Barbara. The only time we felt uncomfortable was at night on a weekday night. There weren't a lot of people out on a Monday night and lighting was fair-poor. It was much livelier on the weekend night. During the day it is safe and has a lot of people.... More 

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San Ramon, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Listen, by no means is this some sort of spiritual journey and awakening. It's a commercial street lined with businesses...and some homeless people and vagabonds wondering around, but I never felt unsafe. It is just a great street because there are so many restaurants, bars, shops, etc to explore and people watch, and just pass a lazy day, or a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

State street is something you should check out, good food, lots of shops best experienced walking. Walk straight down state street towards the ocean, sunset can be very nice

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Thank Tony R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

State Street offers great restaurant options, clothing, boutiques, multiple large movie theaters, museums, and entertainment. It's easy to spend an entire day strolling in and around State Street venues. It gets a little gritty closer to the freeway as you make your way to the beach w/bars and transients.

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Thank Nancy M
Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

There is a lot of activity on the street. A variety of shops mixed in with restaurants, museums and theaters. Parking is rarely an issue with parking structures and lots around, but be prepared to pay a few bucks for it.

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Baerum Municipality, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I just love this street, and can walk here for hours. Tons of interesting shops, great restaurants, many local brewery bars and cozy cinemas.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Early Sundays are nice. No traffic and just the right amount of places open to not feel crowded. Plenty of morning places open to enjoy breakfast and a nice stroll.

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