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Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Drinking

Who’s got the stiffest drinks and best red wine? All that and more in the best beverage category. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Eating

Fancy dishes, big burgers, and taco triumphs can all be found in this best dining round-up. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Little Creatures

For all your kids’ and pets’ needs, check out the best toy stores, day care, pet shops, and doggie camps in town. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Looking Good

Dressing up or just need new kicks? Here are the best spots for your feet, face, and more. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Out and About

Music, movies, bowling, theater, billiards — find the best things to do outside of work. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Romance

Beauty and the beaches — find the most romantic places to take a first date, get married, or celebrate an anniversary. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Sporting Life

From martial arts studios to surf shops, here are the best places for keeping active. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Housing

From gardening to house decorating to buying a home, the housing category has answers to all of your questions. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Driving

Cars, motorcycles, and more — here are the best places to get your automobile fixes. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Living Well

Find the best places to indulge in life outside of work — from cameras to books to music to computer repair, and all things in between. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® 2017: Media

From columnists to websites, here’s the best way to stay in touch with the world around us. Read story.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® Readers' Poll 2017

Our annual celebration of the people and places that make Santa Barbara out of this world Read story.

Originally published 12:00 a.m., October 19, 2017
Updated 1:02 p.m., October 19, 2017

Best of Santa Barbara® Readers’ Poll 2016

Dug and Dot Daug sniff out Santa Barbarans’ favorite places. Read story.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Best Of Santa Barbara® 2016: Drinking

My apologies ahead of time if this email reads like one big basset hound howl, but I just had a cup of coffee that has the very real potential to change my life. Read story.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Best Of Santa Barbara® 2016: Driving

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Thursday, October 20, 2016
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