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Pascucci Restaurant

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729 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3329
+1 805-963-8123
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Irvine, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great meal sitting on the patio. Great service and food. House special pasta dish was outstanding

Thank davelink1120
Long Beach, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

This busy Stat Street restaurant has good food at a moderate price. The service was very slow at lunchtime. The food was good but nothing special. The Chicken was very salty but the Pasta Alfredo was very good as was the salad with Ceaser Dressing.

Thank Jgoldchain
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Located next to the Paseo Nuevo on State St., Pascucci Restaurant has a great location, especially when seated al fresco with a view of State St. The ambiance and decor is very reminiscent of a European restaurant, with a relaxed feel. Our server was very courteous and friendly. However, the menu rates as average tasting. The bread for our salad... More 

Thank Robert V
Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We had supper here. The three cheese pasta was not very cheesy. There wasn't fresh Parmesan to go on top. We also had a risotto with broccoli and chicken.The rice was ok but not well seasoned nor cooked with stock. It was a pity. The service was good.

Thank SouthamptonStarlight
Laguna Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We asked one of the locals in the city for a suggestion, and we were thankful that he led us to this restaurant! I had some of the best gorgonzola dressing that I have ever tasted, and I have an Italian family background. The bread is amazing, and the portions are impressive. I shared a cheesecake dessert with my two... More 

Thank ATitoRN
Phoenix, AZ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Family oriented with generous portions. Enjoyed their Fettuccini Alfredo w/shrimp & my husband had their fish special for the day, which he says was exceptional! Prices where reasonable.

Thank Gubbina
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We went to Santa Barbara just for fun and stopped at this restaurant for dinner. Loved the lasagna! It fresh, bubbly and cheesy! Yum! The restaurant has great decor and ambiance. Will definitely go back to try other menu items.

Thank Choreographer
Simi Valley, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

Went there on a Friday night around 8:30 p.m.; no wait time at all, although the place was quite busy. We loved the garlic bread and salads. We had 2 specials and one steak--all were very good. I especially enjoyed the Ravioli Sampler--every single one a bit difference. Son loved the bacon wrapped steak; husband enjoyed the chicken picatta. We... More 

Thank 614Abigail
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

Lunch on a Saturday afternoon - very friendly staff, outstanding bread in the basket even better dipped in olive oil and cheese (already on the table). Sauce on the pasta wasn't too sweet, melted cheese on the lasagna just the right amount. All around excellent experience - wish I lived closer to make this my regular Italian spot...

Thank Nobesan
Leeds, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

We popped in here after a recommendation from our hotel. Very busy on a Saturday evening but we had cocktails at the bar and had a table after a short wait. Service was attentive and food good - nice place, would come again!

Thank mpw00d_UK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 729 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3329
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-963-8123
Pasta*Vino*CappuccinoFor over 20 years, this locally owned downtown gem has served up savory Italian dishes, garden-fresh salads, local & international wines, and house-made desserts. A favorite of locals & tourists alike, Pascucci is both affordable & delicious.We are a local business that truly supports local business...All our meats are delivered fresh daily from Shalhoob Meat Company. Our seafood swims in daily from Kanaloa Seafoods. Our produce is delivered fresh 7 days a week from Tri-County Produce and the Farmers' Market, and we proudly feature organic, unsprayed lettuce from Shepherds Farms. Our sundried tomatoes come from the Blackbird Food Co., (specializing in local and organic products); and most of our dry good are supplied by Jordano's. We get our coffee, express beans and iced tea from Santa Barbara Roasting Company. And of course a wide variety of local wines. We offer a full bar. Great kid's menu. Patio seating where pets are welcomed! Saluti e pranzo felice!

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