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Stonehouse Restaurant at San Ysidro Ranch

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$$$$
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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900 San Ysidro Ln., Montecito, CA 93108
+1 805-565-1724
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Today
18:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 14:00
Sun - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is beautiful beyond my ability to describe. Fantastic food and equally fantastic service. THe wine selection was quite impressive too.

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Thank Rolf L
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An excellent menu with an amazing wine list! Relaxed dining combined with great service. You must try the diver scallops on a bed of corn & leek risotto. The baked Alaska was amazing!

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Thank rjmackie
St. Petersburg, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We dined here for breakfast and dinner during our last stay at San Ysidro. Meals are prepared from the Chef's organic garden and it shows. Everything was incredibly delicious and fresh. The service was excellent, and the view was just spectacular!

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Thank Marisa S
Newport, Rhode Island
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here. First of all, San Yasidro Ranch is so charming. Beautiful flowers, herbs, and gardens on the property. It was a beautiful day and we were seated on the patio. Fresh olive bread with olive oil was brought to the table immediately. My shrimp and asparagus salad was delicious. My friend ordered the burger with truffle fries... More 

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Thank Barbara M
Rancho Cucamonga, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First time at this beautiful restaurant. We arrived in the evening so it was pretty dark and couldn't get the view that I'm sure the day allows for. However, all the little lights in the trees and the ambient glow of the ranch made up for that. Food was delicious. The plates were just right for portion size. Not to... More 

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Thank Kimberlyg120
Fogelsville, Pennsylvania
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126 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We visited here to celebrate our wedding anniversary. It is a very romantic facility, but in January exceptionally dark with very little lighting. It is located at the top of the hills looking over Santa Barbara, but the road up to the site is difficult when very dark out. Once you get to your table they give you little flashlights... More 

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Thank JNA2012
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Loved the ambiance. The service was impeccable. The food was so-so this second time back. (First time, it was great. So, it may be time to re-examine the chef.) So, its a ding there. But, would I come back? Yes! Because, I love the grounds and the buildings. But, next time, I may be back just for drinks downstairs in... More 

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Thank Jsmith1125
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I was there with my husband and son and we had a egg breakfasts. The muffins are spectacular and the menu is pretty unique. It is fun for people and car watching!

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Thank Maria G
New Delhi, India
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Visited in the evening around Christmas so there was a beautiful ambience in the restaurant.. Very aesthetic. The wine and food was exquisite

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Thank pratss2014
Hong Kong
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

The dining experience at Stonehouse was far beyond what I could have hoped it to be. The setting is beautiful, the atmosphere just right for fine dining, the service outstanding ( Eric is a true gentlemen and amazingly polite and accommodating ) and the food is fantastic. Very nice Californian wines by the glass and please try their blood orange... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$75
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 San Ysidro Ln., Montecito, CA 93108
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Montecito
  • Phone Number: +1 805-565-1724

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?