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Boca 19

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday

Been there twice a d love their tuna sashimi dearly Fresh and delicious, please terrific view of Spanish Bay. Wow! Love it! Curry shrimp is a 10 as well.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank formerisan
Reviewed 2 days ago

While staying at Santa Barbara Resort, we walked over to Boca 19 for lunch one day, and were so glad we did. The setting is beautiful, overlooking the docks by Santa Barbara Beach. The staff and owner were extremely friendly and welcoming, and the food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank redtide
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great view over the water. Nice staff and solid food. Reasonable prices. If you’re in the area it’s good place for a relaxed meal and a drink.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank brusselswanderer99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelling solo this was much better than eating at the resort. Couples and small groups will find it perfect too. Come just before sunset, nice view and activity on the water. Owners and staff are very friendly. By mistake I paid in USD, but price...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mejnhardt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the last day of our trip and we were sad that we didn't go there before! The food is amazing to say the least and the restaurant had a welcoming and fun atmosphere. It also had a beautiful view over the water,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Igor M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome spot to head for the sunset to have a few drinks and an “early” dinner. Not a ton of tables in there and they all had “reserved” on them so if you want to head in for dinner definitely recommend a reservation. We went...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank djs2006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great small restaurant with a bar within a short walking distance of Santa Barbara Resort. Very friendly staff and great views of the marina that had some very nice yachts parked there. Quiet area away from hustle and bustle. Highly recommend to those staying at...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dennisk637
LizzyM248, Manager at Boca 19, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review & we hope to see you again. WE DO ASK GROUPS LARGER THAN 6 TO RESERVE, as we are not a big restaurant. Best wishes Lizzy

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can't understand all the glowing reviews for this place. We ordered 5 different dishes and every one of them was awful. The lamb burger, the goat stew, the veggie Thai curry, the beef carpaccio, and the tuna sashimi. All were so bad that we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ATreeGrowsInBK
LizzyM248, Manager at Boca 19, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest How unfortunate you did not enjoy our food, we apologize for the disapointment will certainly look into it. As you have seen from TA we have a great standard & our food is not the most sophisticated but always good. We wish you...More

Reviewed December 5, 2018

We were walk ins and all tables were reserved so we sat at bar. What a great experience. Had a chance to joke with staff and enjoy a laid back atmosphere. Not part of S.B, resort so need cash or credit card. Food was very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank diverdriverfwa
Reviewed November 30, 2018

While on vacation we ate here 3 times because the food was fresh and the service was excellent and friendly. The location, being right on the water was fantastic and we all enjoyed various aspects of the venue. From a food perspective - the grilled...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank brownie9697
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Response from Brett W | Reviewed this property |
Easily. it's a 5 minute walk from the hotel, and still on hotel property
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