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the stonehouse

San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good10%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak diane” (6 reviews)
“halibut” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, International
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 4 May 2017

You are paying for the lovely location. The steaks were good, but not $60 good. For this price, the service should be exceptional. When we sat down we told our server we wanted to order chocolate soufflés for dessert. And, we asked if we needed...More

Thank SBCDCPA
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Fantastic farm to table menu and extensive wine selection. The service is impeccable and the view from the patio is breath-taking Very romantic!

Thank Momo_Vino
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Lydia and I went to San Ysidro Ranch for champagne brunch after attending mass at Santa Barbara Mission on Sunday April 2nd. We found the welcome tepid, the food adequate but overpriced at $75 per person and the physical environment distracting in that flies buzzed...More

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 21 January 2017

we also enjoyed dining here on our stay at SYR! Great food, wonderful open aired dining with the prettiest lanterns on each table. The lighting was perfect and super romantic. Service was great and staff very nice.

Thank LoveAll2017
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Coming after dark, all we could see were the Christmas lights, so not much of a view. We were seated in the semi-outside area, but heaters and a fireplace kept us warm. My starter was foie gras, which was excellent, while the special cheese plate...More

Thank lespes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The meal was flambeed at our table side. Steak Diane. Servers were great and one of the best wine lists in the country!

Thank Craig E
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Unfortunately I hate writing about a place I USED to love. Now don't get me wrong, this place is truly amazing and the room is one of the more beautiful you will ever step into, and the service CANNOT be beat...it's the food that has...More

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 25 October 2016

driving into the stone house through a long path of magnificent trees and flowers told us we were in for a treat. we passed a huge wagon dripping with decadent flowers and told many weddings were held in that spot. we decided to eat in...More

Thank phoebeparker
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Whether a romantic/special occasion or just with friends, dining here is always an excellent experience. Make sure that your credit card has room but that's what special times are for!

Thank Jetdrive1145
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We have come up to stay and eat at this restaurant for my birthday, my husband's birthday & our anniversary! Great food & great service.

Thank Vicki W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
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: San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
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