Santa Barbara Restaurant Spotlight: Chuck’s Waterfront Grill

Santa Barbara is home to many wonderful dining experiences. Chuck’s Waterfront Grill is one of those restaurants. With great food, a great environment, and amazing views of the Santa Barbara Harbor, it’s not a place to be missed on your next Santa Barbara trip.

The atmosphere

The “classic casual dining” experience first opened in 1999. Years later, it has become a staple among both locals and tourists. Here, you can enjoy your food while embracing Santa Barbara’s laidback atmosphere.

The outdoor seating at Chuck’s Waterfront Grill overlooks the Santa Barbara Harbor. It’s a great place to relax and watch the boats and people through the harbor. The heated outdoor deck also has fire pits to keep you warm on chilly nights.

Inside, you can eat at cozy booths and enjoy the full bar. Both indoor and outdoor seating invite diners to embrace Santa Barbara’s casual culture without sacrificing food quality.

Upstairs, The Endless Summer bar-café also stresses the laidback atmosphere of the surf culture so important to Santa Barbara. It’s a favorite spot among local fisherman, who often stop by after work to talk and swap stories. Casual dining becomes an experience when you eat here. You can play a game of pool, watch sports or surf movies on the large TVs, or just hang out and enjoy each other’s company.

The food

Chuck’s Waterfront Grill prides itself on serving the freshest foods.

By serving seafood straight off the boats, Chuck’s has earned a reputation as a great seafood restaurant.

But they also serve world-famous prime steaks and delicious California and Island style entrees. Both the land and sea options are Chuck’s are sure to satisfy and leave you wanting to come back soon.

At The Endless Summer bar-café, happy hour is always busy. The bar-café is famous for its local wines by the glass, local draft beer, and tropical cocktails.

If you dine at Chuck’s Waterfront Grill or The Endless Summer bar-café, you’ll love your food and drink. Embrace the Santa Barbara lifestyle and relax by the harbor while you dine.

Continue embracing Santa Barbara by staying at Marina Beach Motel, only steps from the beach. Relax by the beach after your satisfying meal, and at the end of the day return to your comfortable room at Marina Beach.