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1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2805
+1 805-969-2261
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2805
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Reviewed 5 days ago

You're the lucky one if you can score an evening at Tydes. You can either get in with a pass from a Coral Casino member or as a guest of the Four Season's Biltmore. The food is great. The atmosphere amazing. It is one of...More

Thank maryanne c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tydes is a beautiful restaurant with an incredible view of the ocean and sunset if you happen to catch it at just the right time. The food is good, but for some reason I think the night we were there the service was a bit...More

Thank DreamtripperTexas
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

First night in Santa Barbara was made special by this wonderful hotel restaurant. We were lucky enough to have a table outside with a wonderful view of the Pacific Ocean. This is by no means whatsoever a cheap restaurant. However it is worth the money...More

Thank Mo E
Reviewed July 25, 2018

This restaurant is located in the Coral Casino Beach & Cabana Club, a private membership club, situated atop Butterfly Beach at Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara. The most recent menu had 3 choices for a stater, 4 choices plus a vegetarian option for...More

Thank BlakievanHemert
Reviewed November 7, 2017

We had a very good dinner at this relatively expensive restaurant. The service was friendly and quick. The view was just fantastic. We saw an amazing sunset. The weather was very nice so we enjoyed being outside on the terrace. The food was very tasty,...More

Thank Howard H
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We have been to Tydes a few times, most recently for an anniversary dinner tied to a stay at the Biltmore. Tydes is across the street in the Coral Casino -- a short walk, but enough to feel like one is "going out" for dinner,...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed October 17, 2017

Expensive. This is a private club for the wealthy of Santa Barbara and guests of the Four Seasons. A bar, individual tables on patios over the beach, conference rooms with long table service. They do not accept cash. Credit card only. With an 18% service...More

Thank VideoAdventures
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

The food is as expected at any upper level hotel restaurant but the view is priceless. The dress restrictions are not quite as demanding as stated, they basically just don't want flip flops and bikinis. I wore yoga outfit with leather sandals and my husband...More

Thank Jewelsoftheworld
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We went for here for dinner while staying the Four Seasons across the road. The views are incredible! While we are having dinner we watched the surfers as well as the seals, dolphins and a few whales much further out. The seafood is very fresh...More

Thank Will5804
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The view is really fabulous but the food is sub-par. We ordered simple appetizers and they were not cold. The soup was cold. My steak was tough. Just not good food.More

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AaronI1927, General Manager at Tydes, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear GoodGarlic, Thank you for taking the time to review your dining experience at Tydes Restaurant. While I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the views over Butterfly Beach, I am greatly disappointed that your meal did not meet your expectations. If you would...More

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October 18, 2017|
Response from VideoAdventures | Reviewed this property |
To see a cell phone video of my lunch at the Tydes, go to YouTube, search: Tydes Restaurant at the Four Seasons Resort Santa Barbara California
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$25 - $55
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
Overlooking Butterfly Beach, inside the Coral Casino Beach and Cabana Club, Tydes offers intimate indoor and outdoor oceanfront dining exclusively to Resort guests and members of the Club. Located on the historic cabana deck, with panoramic views atop the Pacific Ocean through floor to ceiling windows wrapping the space, Tydes provides a visually inspiring setting for experiencing the most luxurious fare the Resort has to offer. Experience local seafood with Mediterranean flavours and fresh, seasonal preparations created by Executive Chef Marco Fossati and his culinary team. Overnight guests of the Resort have access to Tydes for lunch and dinner. Resort guests are kindly asked to use the dedicated Tydes Restaurant entrance. Resort casual attire is required.
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