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Union Ale Brewing Company

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American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
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214 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3834
805-845-2222
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hobart, Australia
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53 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

If you are in Santa Barbara the Union Brew Pub is well worth a visit. Great beers, good food and fantastic service.

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Thank drrobjones
Chester, United Kingdom
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381 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

Fantastic service. We called in most evenings and we soon recognised and looked after. They have some lovely alternative appys. Highly recommend.

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Thank CheshireLady
United Kingdom
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650 reviews
490 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

I saw from a number of the TA reviews that it had obviously recently undergone some changes so wondered what the experience would be like. It was however very enjoyable, with the staff very attentive and the beer good. The wings were also tatsy.

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Thank UkSil
Santa Barbara
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69 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

They had a few tv's with college football on. Came in with a friend who had the Santa Barbara access card and there was an offer for buy one stein get one free.

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Thank omarucsb
Frankfurt
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59 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

A nice bar/resturant you have to visit to get some local brewed beer. Very good local beer you have to try

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Thank karsten1960
Denver, Colorado
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

This used to be a sports bar with a great menu, craft beer and sports on numerous TV's but the owner is changing it to a different type of dining concept. What that concept will be is a mystery much to the chagrin of its loyal clientele. While the beer selection is still good albeit vastly reduced, gone are the... More 

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Thank TomColorado2013
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Easy going place, great vibe Love the beers! The food menu is limited but the food is awesome If you looking for a cool place...give it a try!

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Thank Carmen B
The Hague, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Visited this great little bar with my wife whilst on honeymoon. My wife had a Crispin cider which was organic and made with Honey instead of sugar which was very tasty and I had a local California Pilsner which was refreshing too. We both order a latish dinner approx 21:00 and the menu was very basic, 2 different burgers, chicken... More 

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Thank JonnyB1978
Olympia, Washington, United States
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Today's lunch was a perfect cheeseburger with fries the wife was willing to steal. Arugula salad was fantastic as well. Great service and an outstanding bar.

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Thank Jerry V
Denver, Colorado
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This place is close to the beach and offers a fantastic craft beer selection along with basic but very satisfying menu items. Parking can be an issue but there are many boutique hotels in the neighborhood that are easy walking difference - a preferable choice if you intend to try any number of their stronger beers.

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Thank TomColorado2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3834
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: 805-845-2222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?