Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Santa Barbara!

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching! Do you have plans yet? Luckily for you, we’ve got a few ideas on how you can spend your holiday. Celebrate Valentine’s day in Santa Barbara and enjoy romantic dining experiences.



For a relaxed Valentine’s Day dinner, visit Bettina. Run by husband and wife team Brendan Smith and Rachel Greenspan, what better way to celebrate love than in a restaurant built on it? The Valentine’s Day menu highlights their farmers’ market-driven a la carte options and is perfect for a relaxed date night



Chef Peter Lee of Loquita has created a special prex-fixe menu for Valentine’s Day. This Spanish themed four-course meal is offered alongside the restaurant’s traditional a la carte dinner menu. This is the perfect spot for a fun, romantic meal.

Finch & Fork


Perhaps the most exclusive meal to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Santa Barbara, Finch & Fork will be offering a one-of-a-kind 5-course meal to ten couples. Enjoy a delectable rooftop meal at your table for two. Book in advance to reserve your spot.

Bella Vista


Couldn’t get a sitter for Valentine’s Day? Bella Vista has you covered. While you dine with your date and enjoy the romantic four-course meal, your kids will be enjoying a dinner of their own. Bella Vista offers complimentary childcare during your meal and offers a special children’s dinner menu as well. Enjoy your romantic night out worry-free when you dine here.



A tried and true favorite of locals, Jane is located on State Street. Enjoy the warm and cozy atmosphere while you dine on the delicious food. Jane’s menu focuses on the authentic homemade flavors of California cuisine, and each dish is made from scratch.

It’s not too late to make plans for Valentine’s Day in Santa Barbara! Wherever you choose to eat for the holiday, Santa Barbara’s dining has plenty of incredible options.

What are your Valentine’s Day plans?

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