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Savor Santa Barbara: Dining Delights Near Franciscan Inn

Dining near the Franciscan Inn in Santa Barbara is a culinary delight. Guests can stroll to charming eateries, relishing diverse cuisines, from fresh seafood with waterfront views to cozy cafes offering breakfast with a scenic backdrop. The culinary adventures are endless, all within easy reach.

Restaurant & Bar At Santa Barbara

Toma Restaurant & Bar

Toma, nestled along Santa Barbara's waterfront near Franciscan Inn, offers a delightful blend of rustic coastal cuisine, masterfully crafted by owner Julian Sanders, a certified sommelier, and culinary expert. This charming eatery, co-owned by Sam Grant, exudes old-world elegance in its historic setting. With over seven decades of culinary experience, Toma invites you to savor Santa Barbara's finest hospitality.

  • Hours

    Monday - 5 pm to 9 pm

    Tuesday - 5 pm to 9 pm

    Wednesday - 5 pm to 9 pm

    Thursday - 5 pm to 9 pm

    Friday - 5 pm to 9:30 pm

    Saturday - 5 pm to 9:30 pm

    Sunday - 5 pm to 9 pm

  • Cuisine

     Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean

Foodies are welcome

Loquita Santa Barbara

Savor authentic Spanish cuisine at Loquita Santa Barbara, nestled in the heart of Santa Barbara. Discover an array of hot and cold tapas, wood-fired seafood, meats, and seasonal paella, and relish a wine list especially featuring Spanish wines. 

  • Hours
    • Monday to Thursday - 5 to 9 pm
    • Friday to Saturday - 4 to 10 pm
    • Sunday - 4 to 9 pm
  • Cuisine

    Latin, Mediterranean, Spanish

Mexican Restaurant At Santa Barbara

Rudy's Mexican Restaurant

Savor the fresh Mexican flavors at Rudy's in Santa Barbara, where every bite celebrates tradition since 1976. Our restaurant serves unique menus, from breakfast to Rudy's specialties, such as Seafood Tacos, Taquitos, and Fajita bowls, promising a delightful dining escapade.

  • Hours
    • Sunday - 11 AM to 11 PM
    • Monday - 11 AM to 10 PM
    • Tuesday - 11 AM to 10 PM
    • Wednesday - 11 AM to 10 PM
    • Thursday - 11 AM to 10 PM
    • Friday - 11 AM to 10 PM
    • Saturday - 11 AM to 10 PM
  • Cuisine
Delicious American, Seafood Experience

Brophy Bros.

Brophy Bros. in Santa Barbara offers a delicious American, seafood experience in a casual, lively atmosphere with stunning views of the mountains and harbor. Located on the dock, you will find the bustling scene at this waterfront restaurant serving lunch, dinner, and brunch.

  • Hours
    • Monday - 11 am to 10 pm
    • Tuesday - 11 am to 10 pm
    • Wednesday - 11 am to 10 pm
    • Thursday - 11 am to 10 pm
    • Friday - 11 am to 10 pm
    • Saturday - 11 am to 10 pm
    • Sunday - 11 am to 10 pm
  • Cuisine
    American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Best Wood-fired Pizza In A Casual Dining Ambiance

Lucky Penny

Enjoy one of the best Wood-fired Pizza in a casual dining ambiance at Lucky Penny in Santa Barbara. Whether you decide to cozy up in their picnic area or grab a bite on the go, every flavor offers a delightful experience.
  • Hours
    • Monday - 11 am to 9 pm
    • Tuesday - 11 am to 9 pm
    • Wednesday - 11 am to 9 pm
    • Thursday - 11 am to 9 pm
    • Friday - 11 am to 10 pm
    • Saturday - 11 am to 10 pm
    • Sunday - 11 am to 9 pm
  • Cuisine
    American, Pizza


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  • Does the Franciscan Hotel offer restaurants and dining?
    While the Franciscan Hotel is renowned for its impeccable service, we do not offer on-site restaurants. However, the hotel staff is happy to provide recommendations and assist guests in finding nearby restaurants and dining experiences.
  • Can you recommend nearby dining options for hotel guests?

    We're happy to provide a list of recommended restaurants in the vicinity, catering to various tastes and budgets. From seafood to international cuisine, you'll find numerous dining establishments just a stone's throw away from our hotel.

  • Are there any room service available for guests staying at the Franciscan Hotel?
    While we don't offer room service, many local restaurants offer delivery services, and we can assist you in placing orders or provide you with menus. You can enjoy delicious meals in the comfort of your room.
  • What are the dining hours and policies for nearby restaurants?

    Dining hours and policies may vary among the nearby restaurants. We recommend checking with the specific establishment for their hours of operation and any reservation requirements, as well as whether they accommodate dietary preferences or restrictions. Our front desk staff can provide you with more information and assist with reservations if needed.