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Meun Fan Thai Cafe

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1819 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-1672
+1 805-882-9244
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1819 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-1672
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Reviewed April 7, 2018

I'm a frequent patron of this Thai restaurant, particularly, for lunch. Lunches are around $10, which includes, soup or salad and the entrée. The food is tasty and the service is very good. They are located in the Lazy Acres strip mall, in the back...More

Thank NoStopSigns
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Price is good, about $25 pp. Thai food is better than the other places In SB, not amazing but very nice. Staff are very attentive but not overbearing.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Very friendly and happy service. Our order went out very quick. We got the Tom kah Gai soup and the pad see yew both with shrimp. Both were excellent! Good experience overall!

Thank Guy G
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Just had take out for lunch. Two dishes, chicken sweet basil and panang curry with tofu. ugh. Way too salty. I could not eat either, and the bill was almost $30. I'll not return.

Thank Leslie K
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Landing in SB to visit visiting friends - they're from 1800 miles away, and we're from 400 miles away --- and lunch here was our first meal in town. Yummy! Our side of the table was veggie, theirs was not, and everyone was happy. Friendly...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

We love the sizzling beef platter so much that we almost always get in while either dining in or for take out. The peanut sauce is yummy.

Thank jls162016
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

The food is good. The service at night is extremely disappointing. I've been going here for years and it didn't used to be bad. Last year, my husband and I are here A LOT, like minimum once a week (I was pregnant) and I'd always...More

Thank Evan S
Reviewed November 26, 2016

This small restaurant on the Mesa in Santa Barbara is ok, with decent Thai food and service but it is not outstanding. Based on descriptions from friends, I was expecting something really special and we had an average experience. The food was tasty but not...More

Thank Alice W
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We choose Thai food for dinner while we visited Santa Barbara for a few days. Excellent service from the Thai server and really good freshly prepared Thai food. We shared the Pad Thai(chicken), Spring rolls, Tom Yum Gai (chicken ). We had plenty of left...More

Thank JerryFlanagan
Reviewed August 23, 2016

I thought the service was very nice and efficient, also nice upscale interior. The food was not as good as expected, not bad, but could be better. I had a sweet sour soup with chicken that I thought I recognized from other Thai places but...More

Thank kenneth b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1819 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-1672
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-882-9244
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