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“Simply the best burger”

The Habit Burger Grill
Ranked #1 of 147 Restaurants in Goleta
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great food, always consistently delicious and the staff is always cheerful. The burgers are just about the best, great with grilled onions. The albacore sandwich on grilled sour dough bread is another stand out classic and well as the huge Santa Barbara Cobb salad.

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Reviewed January 25, 2014

We lived here for 18 years and never tried it. On vacation tried a late lunch. The burger was fresh and tasty. Fries with chili peppers a nice accent. Great at what it tries to do. Will be back.

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Reviewed December 26, 2013

Nailbanger Here Again; One of my son`s favorite places in town.This place is a local chain started right here in the Santa Barbra area and has been creating habits since 1969, now with 81 locations in California, 6 in the Phoenix area and 3 in Utah.They have a limited menu, but that not a problem ,mostly sandwiches and salads, burgers, tri-tip steak, chicken, tuna and pastrami. Great fries , sweet potato fries as well and some of the best onion rings around. They also offer shakes and malts.This is a locals hangout and they are in the know. Much better than the national chains.I highly recommend it ,its habit forming.This place is usually crowded around meal times.

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Reviewed December 8, 2013

Perhaps reviewing this after arriving earlier the same day from the UK isn't fair, but arriving tired at the Hampton Inn and needing some dinner thought I'd try this after reading reviews on here.

At the end of the day, it's a roadside burger joint, so I guess I shouldn't have expected great things, however I was hoping from the reviews on here the initial impression might be misleading. While there was nothing offensive about the meal, it seemed no different to a burger you might get from any of the chain restaurants. Certainly wouldn't be rushing back.

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Reviewed September 3, 2013

Now that the Habit is throughout southern California, it's nice to know that it was started here in Santa Barbara.

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