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Pickles and Swiss

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811 State St Ste E, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3266
+1 805-730-9299
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (28 reviews)
“tomato bisque” (4 reviews)
“soups” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
811 State St Ste E, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3266
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Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

A good selection of sandwich combinations available.The service was genuinely friendly and they made and brought my sandwich outside a minute or two later. It was very fresh and tasty.

Thank Ann J
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We enjoyed our soup and sandwiches at Pickle and Swiss. They gave us samples of the soups. The grilled cheese was delicious as was the tomato bisque. It was cold the day we were there but they kept the door open. Also, not much seating....More

Thank MTS--1000
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

The reviews on Yelp were great so decided to stop in for lunch while wandering around Santa Barbara. Its located in a great bustling mall area in downtown. When we walked in we didn't realize it was more of a take-out place, with only a...More

Thank Dean K
Reviewed February 10, 2018

I loved the name of this place, driving around one night and found it. We made sure we went back in the morning to try the pickles and swiss sub sandwich. I had breakfast lunch dunch. EXCELLENT FOOD! Super friendly guys behind the counter, tried...More

Thank chavman34
Reviewed September 12, 2017

We stopped in Santa Barbara a few weeks ago on our way up the coast. Found this sandwich shop by chance...glad we did, had an excellent sandwich and then the owner came by and offered a portion of a sandwich that was made by mistake...WOW!...More

Thank tsgarcia7
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Very good food i recomend the Cuban Sandwich. Very taste warm and perfect meat Everything clean in the shop good hygienics

Thank JanPetersAstenNL
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Very nice sandwiches, freshly prepared. I have celiac disease and the staff knew exactly how to prepare my gluten free food safely and not contaminate it, and it was delicious. The rest of my family, who are not gluten free, enjoyed some lovely food too....More

Thank hazjaz203
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here twice it was so good! The pot roast beef with au jus is incredible as is the pork and slaw. Can't remember the name of the other two but just so good, I'm a little sad I can't have one everyday! I...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation from the receptionist at the hotel. We found it eventually in the middle of town just off State Street. Walk up to the counter and order then they bring it out to you. Owner is English so on hearing our...More

Thank R1der
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Best gluten free sandwich! We both had the Pickles and Swiss sandwich, mine was gluten free, and my husband said his was one of the best sandwiches he's had in a long time. The staff was super nice, brought our food outside to us and...More

Thank Angela K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 State St Ste E, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3266
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-730-9299
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