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California Pasta

811 State St, Ste B, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3246
+1 805-899-0031
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (20 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
811 State St, Ste B, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3246
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

In my opinion California pasta is not that good. It's not reasonably priced and the food is average. I would not recommend this restaurant.

Thank Jackson321
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Random entry, busy vibe, pasta joint, just lunch. But what a surprise! Love and behold, very tasty and delicios food! Comprehensive menu, healthy food options. Fast service, ok prices! Just amazing!

Thank oyvkam
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the California Pasta. It was a mixture of a fast food place for ordering and drinks and a restaurant for service. The food was excellent especially their 'California pasta' signature dish. The location is very pleasant just off Main Street in a...More

Thank TheThrifyFiftys
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Santa Barbara from England and looking for somewhere to eat a little bit late, at 8:55 (when they were closing at 9) the very nice staff of California kitchen welcomed us in and we had some amazing pasta ! Would definitely recommend,...More

Thank Mackyy111
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Good variety of pastas with savoury taste. Simple concept with friendly cashier giving recommendations. Decent pricing too.

Thank Yunaldo C
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Staff were friendly and service was prompt it's In a good location and nice to sit outside in the sun. The issue we have is the bolognese was a bit odd with a strong curry flavour having been to many Italian restaurants and to Rome...More

Thank Frequenttravels3333
Reviewed August 6, 2017

I went here on 8-5-17. Ordered spicy Shrimp pasta and it was very good. The prices were really affordable and the service was excellent. For this restaurant to be in Santa Barbara I was shocked that it was priced below the average in the area....More

Thank Dante B
Olivier D, Owner at California Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2017

Thank you for your kind review. Everything is prepared from scratch every morning using the best ingredients. Pastas imported from Italy, local produce, etc. Looking forward to serving you again.

Reviewed July 25, 2017

Great price-quality ratio. Tasty, big portion, big choice in menu for really resonable price for student/turist budget

Thank chiste90
Olivier D, Manager at California Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Thank you for your feedback. If you were totally satisfied please rate us a 5. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Excellent place for lunch or dinner! Totally family friendly, very welcoming environment. We loved all the dishes we ordered but the favorite of the night was the Cajun shrimp with penne pasta. Yum!!

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Super nice place really tasty healthy pastas etc. If I ever were back in Santa Barbra I would 100% go again.

Thank Katie C
Olivier D, Owner at California Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2017

Thank you for your support. Looking forward to serving you an excellent meal soon again. Alan D.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 State St, Ste B, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3246
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-899-0031
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