Food & Drink

Barbareño Does Santa Barbara by the Book

Two twentysomethings open the latest culinary hotspot on De la Vina and Canon Perdido streets. Read story.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Shackled to Cast Iron

How pan searing and oven roasting overcame my grilling instincts. Read story.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

What’s Cooking — or Not — in 2015

New Year’s predictions from Santa Barbara chefs, winemakers, and brewers. Read story.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Branding the Presidio Neighborhood

Hugh Margerum’s campaign to connect restaurants, shopping, sightseeing, and wine in old Santa Barbara. Read story.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Next Stop, the Pasta Shoppe!

Santa Barbara Public Market’s Italian Noodle Maker and Eatery Read story.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Weston Richard’s Ramen Rocks

Chef treats Funk Zone foodies to rich noodle soup at Les Marchands. Read story.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

The Good Lion Roars into Town

The Granada Building’s bar gets new food and feel. Read story.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Fresh Fish at Your Door

Community Seafood delivers the freshest catch from Santa Barbara fishermen by subscription. Read story.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Food and Drink Happenings in December

“Bierbara” released, chocolate classes, Hungry Cat egg nog, and more. Read story.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Breathing Life into Dad’s Italian Recipes

La Cucina Marinello celebrates three generations of Italian-American cooking. Read story.

Friday, November 21, 2014

Restaurant Roy Endures

From Espressway Café to Carrillo Street, Roy Gandy reflects on his 30-plus year culinary career in Santa Barbara. Read story.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Cheap Eats

The art of feeding yourself without going broke in Santa Barbara. Read story.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Evan Kleiman Brings Good Food North

KCRW’s resident food geek hosts uni brunch at The Hungry Cat in Santa Barbara. Read story.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Piano Riviera Lounge Bets on Mediterranean and Music

Stephen Goularte and Fabrice Allain serve food and entertainment across from the Santa Barbara County Courthouse. Read story.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Fired Up for World Food Championship

Santa Barbara’s L.J. Washington and George Levinthal will cook up a storm in Las Vegas next week. Read story.

Thursday, November 6, 2014
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