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California Pizza Kitchen

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719 Paseo Nuevo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3394
+1 805-962-4648
11:00 - 23:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been at CPK several times before at different cities. I'm from Germany and our daughter who lives in Ca since 14 years introduced us to this great pizza place. I love the California Club Pizza and this time I think it was my best one ever! The dough was thin and crispy. The salad in top fresh and altogether... More 

Thank Gaby F
Auburn, California
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, I have eaten in CPK's all over: Atlanta, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, Walnut Creek, etc. I adore the BBQ chicken chop salad! It's my favorite! Tuesday, I suggested CPK in Santa Barbara to my husband. He started with a white wine for $8/glass. A cheaper wine. The wine came in a large size glass. There was about an... More 

Thank jopstar1
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

EXCELLENT food We had the chicken and avocado egg rolls OMG they were fabulous The bread was good the pasta was yummy and the service was nice.

Thank Cynthia W
Santa Barbara, California
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Fantastic choice of pizzas, original, natural ingredients. Salads are tasty and feel-good. Positive vibe in the setting. Not a cheap meal, though.

Thank Hfamily42015
Las Vegas, Nevada
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85 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great meals with my kids. The pizza and the entrees were very good. The humus was excellent, and the staff were great. We will always make it a stop when in Santa Barbara.

Thank Vegas917
Santa Clarita, California
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I stopped in for lunch this week. The decor and atmosphere is very casual, nice and calm. I was disappointed with the menu, it seemed smaller then other CPK's. Service was good food was fine.

Thank Dave K
Los Angeles, California
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74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

It's your traditional CPK. The only reason I'm writing the review is to let you know that it is in a mall where you pay for parking. We were just there for dinner and CPK was really quick with our food, so we were able to get in and out quickly and not pay for parking. Other than that -... More 

Thank Cheryl S
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92 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had a full size BBQ chicken salad and a margharita pizza. Both were fabulous - what you expect from CPK. The pizza could have used more basil. The staff was super attentive and friendly. The location is my favorite place in downtown Santa Barbara. Plenty of parking. Super easy to get to. Decor was a little... More 

Thank CaitlynsMom
Solihull, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We popped in at 6.30pm and we're seated with no trouble, the staff are all lovely and friendly, we were given complimentary ciabatta and olive oil whist we checked out the menu. The restaurant is clean, modern and spacious, the service is brilliant. when we mentioned it was our first time eating here they bought over a a hot flat... More 

Thank Lettie999
Manchester, United Kingdom
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248 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Very busy restaurant in Paseo Nuevo. Had a 15 min wait for a table. After that service was efficient and friendly. Had the Bianco Flatbread and the California Club Pizza. Both were extremely good and very tasty . It is a preference of mine to find pizza places that are prepared to stake their reputation by committing to speciality pizzas... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Italian, American, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 719 Paseo Nuevo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3394
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-962-4648

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