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Santa Barbara

Shoreline Cafe


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Egg White Scramble
Potatoes, peppers, spinach, zucchini, mushrooms
Country Scramble
Bacon, potatoes, spinach, mushrooms, onions, cheese
Paloma Omelet
Spinach, mushrooms, tomato, swiss cheese
Breakfast Burrito
Scrambled eggs, black beans, avocado, salsa, cheese rolled in a flour tortilla
Scrambled Egg and Bacon Sandwich
Lettuce, tomato, cheese
Huevos Rancheros
Egg, black beans, cheese, salsa, lettuce, avocado
Bacon & Eggs
4 pieces of bacon & 2 eggs
Carne Asada & Eggs
Marinated steak with salsa & 2 corn or flour tortillas
Fresh tortilla chips, tomatillo salsa, scrambled eggs, queso fresco, sour cream
Orange Juice Pancakes
Orange Juice Blueberry Pancakes
Orange Juice Pancakes with Fresh Fruit
Orange Juice Blueberry Pancakes with Fresh Fruit
Cinnamon French Toast
Kids' Chocolate Chip Pancakes 2 (Cakes)
Kids' French Toast (2 Piece)
Toast or Tortillas
Fresh Fruit
Yogurt with Fresh Fruit and Granola
Coffee, Tea, Hot Chocolate
Fresh Squeezed Juices
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
American, Bar, Cafe, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Table Service, Full Bar, Waterfront
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Reviewed 1 week ago

1st time - nice food, nice staff, great ocean view, 18% tip. 2nd time - nice food, nice staff, views, 18% tip. 3rd time - questions 'where are you from, etc. from shift supervisor' (I kept parking my Crown Victoria at the front), we dive...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank MarietaBC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the Spicy Seared Ahi. It was a delicious combination of fresh grilled ahi, pickled carrots and cabbage over sticky rice. With a great wasabi and soy, the flavors let my tastebuds do a dance.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank jlspencer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there twice on our 4 day mini vacation. Staff (Cameron and Rae) couldn't be nicer. Fish couldn't be fresher. Yum

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Teddsy
Reviewed October 2, 2019

This is a great find. We ate lunch here right around noon time on a Saturday, and I was surprised there were still seats available. The views of the beach and mountains were awesome. My wife had the grilled salmon and I had the albacore...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank GregL475
Reviewed September 30, 2019

Found this cafe during a walk and what a find! Planned to stop for one drink but stayed over 3 hours sat on a table on the beach watching the sun set drinking delicious cocktails and eating excellent food. Service is friendly and efficient. Can’t...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Travel-bug2910
Reviewed September 16, 2019 via mobile

The Shoreline Cafe is one of the rare restaurants located on the sand at the beach. As a matter fact, ‘dishes served sand side’ is part of their description. For that reason alone, it’s worth a visit. Honestly we wouldn’t care all that much if...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank IntoTheDeepBlue
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Shoreline is our quick gateway from everything daily. Starting our santa Barbara beach day with shoreline cafe breakfast became a must over the years. Make sure to order the mai tai while waiting for the table outside by the sand you won't be disappointed.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Dilara J
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Cute little place to grab a bite and drink while relaxing in the sand. We arrived midday on a Friday and had about a 15 minute wait. There were some first come/first served seating outside in the sand that my kids and I sat at...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank kymmieq
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

My wife, two teenage kids and I ate breakfast here and really enjoyed it! Super casual spot where u can sit outside at a table in the sand. Wait staff was attentive and nice. Bloody Mary was a bit plain but food was great!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Moeydevil
Reviewed August 5, 2019

The 5 star is for the entire dinner experience. We each had guacamole and fish tacos, all of which was fresh and good. We also had margaritas that were good. Price is a little high for the meal and drinks, though a lot of SB...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Long walk, but walkable. Check Google maps.
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