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Trattoria Grappolo

3687 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9530
+1 805-688-6899
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (52 reviews)
“carbonara” (5 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3687 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9530
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After spending the day in the beautiful wine country, it was great to set in such beautiful and relaxing ambience. The dinner was absolutely delicious and the service was outstanding. This will be our "go to" place when we're in town.

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a real charmer the owner and staff are so eager to serve you and make you feel welcomed . Food is excellent, divine actually. Romantic atmosphere however a little small.

Thank lzubik0416
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were last here 3 years ago after an absence due to a marginal experience on previous visit. We were happy with our last experience and also with this one. Briefly we give them a 5 for food and a 3 for atmosphere. That said-...More

Thank sueprc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our go to restaurant whenever we are driving by. Great food, wine selection and service. Save room for dessert. The pasta, caesar salad, and veal is always a favorite of mine. My wife loves the pizza and other salads.

Thank TravelerIV_10
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here a few times, and as always it was great. The service and food is spot on. We took our daughter for her birthday, and they made sure that she was the reason for celebrating.

Thank kenny w
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

A good place for lunch and dinner. Homemade cuisine at its finest. Salad to pastas. Delicious. Ravioli is pretty yummy if you like ravioli. A place to celebrate special occasions too.

Thank joicebiles
Reviewed July 10, 2017

An outstanding restaurant in a small town. Well worth travelling through two towns to get to! Excellent service, excellent Italian food with Northern, Central and Southern Italian selections. (You have to know Italy to know what I am talking about.)

Thank BluWolfe
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We heard from everyone that we should go to Grappolo so we did and we were not disappointed!! The food was obviously freshly made and the service was great. We will go back every time we are in the valley!!

Reviewed June 20, 2017

We had a delicious meal here at a table on the porch which was very nice. Nice menu and very attentive service.

Thank AdriennePhilly
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Enjoyed dinner Saturday night; reservation @ 6:15. Italian beer was good-Moretti. Wife had gnocchi, which was excellent. I ordered pasta with clams & white wine; upon serving, I asked could they make it into a dish with white cream sauce-yes we can. Had linguine with...More

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July 31, 2017|
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Response from OC-RaiderFan | Reviewed this property |
While the wine list is mostly local Santa Barbara, Central Cal and some popular Italian, you don't go there for the wine, it simply has great ambiance! Super busy most days of the week with large tables and rooms for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3687 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9530
  • Public Transportation: Santa Ynez valley shuttle stops in front of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Ynez
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-6899
Authentic Italian food, wood fired pizzas, pasta, salad, steaks, seafood, extensive wine list.
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