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Santa Barbara and the Central Coast Restaurants

The Hungry Cat

  • 1134 Chapala St. Map It
  • Santa Barbara
  • Seafood

Updated 05/04/2014

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The hip Santa Barbara sibling of a famed Hollywood eatery, run by chefs David Lentz and his wife, Suzanne Goin, dishes up savory seafood in a small but lively nook in the downtown arts district. Feast on sea urchin, addictive peel-and-eat shrimp, and creative cocktails made from farmers' market fruits and veggies. A busy nightspot on weekends, the Cat also awakens for a popular brunch on Sunday. Night or day, come early or be prepared for a wait.

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1134 Chapala St., near W. Figueroa St., Santa Barbara, California, 93101, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • No lunch Mon. Sept.–Apr.

Updated 05/04/2014


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