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Santa Barbara

Cat Therapy

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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The most relaxing place other than the beach.

You must go and see the cats and relax, we felt 10lbs lighter of any anxiety that we may have felt... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2019
Rancho Cucamonga, California
Great concept and wonderful fun with cats!

We had read about this cat cafe online and planned a visit during our drive through Santa Barbara... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2019
Nairobi, Kenya
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Welcome to a magical place where animal lovers get to cuddle and play with adoptable shelter cats in a relaxing, coffee-house like environment. Enjoy complimentary coffee & tea featuring SB Roasting coffee or stop by Brazil Arts Cafe for discounted...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1213 State St, Suite L, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2615
+1 805-560-1996
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

You must go and see the cats and relax, we felt 10lbs lighter of any anxiety that we may have felt before going into this place. You have the opportunity to adopt the kitties also.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank gorillazombie
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

We had read about this cat cafe online and planned a visit during our drive through Santa Barbara. The space is welcoming to cats and people and we found the staff to be very helpful and friendly. Our fellow visitors were respectful and the cats...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank run2sea
Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

Found this little gem in Santa Barbara and decided to go. It is instant happiness. You pay$10 per person for an hour of sitting among 15-20 cats and kittens. You can play with and pet them. They are shelter cats and adoptable. They hold events...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank connief805
Reviewed April 8, 2019

My daughter and i found this place late in the day and just had to go. We found it right before a show we were watching. We had only 30 minutes we could do because they were full but she squeezed us in. Had a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Wklstoywife
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Oh my goodness! We had a private event here yesterday for my eight-year-old daughter’s birthday party. What a blast! The kids were in heaven, and I think the adults might have even had more fun than the kids! There were so many cats of all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sarah T
Reviewed June 14, 2018

It was my first time at an establishment like this before so I wasn't sure exactly what to expect but I had a fantastic time. The person I was with is a big fan of cats and she was looking forward to going. The staff...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Colin C
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

We were missing our felines while on vacation so popped in for a quick look at this place. Lots of beautiful cats and the one below was stationed by the door as the welcoming party! While we chatted with the young lady on the desk...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SuperSal1
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Loved being able to spend time with kittens and cats of all ages and personalities. The experience was great and I cannot wait to take my friends back to enjoy the experience. Everything from the cleanliness, care, and aesthetics of Cat Therapy were top-notch. I...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank daniseotis
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Always been a dog lover, but 10 minutes with 20 of these adorable little ones around and I was sold. Amazing experience, definitely going back!!

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Seb M
Reviewed September 11, 2017

For starters I am not a cat fanatic and if I am being honest I prefer dogs. That said, my wife and daughter wanted to go check this place out. I was able to get a cup of coffee which was a pleasant surprise. After...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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