Classic meets contemporary at Hotel Californian’s signature restaurant, featuring inventive cocktails and local wines paired with exquisite Mediterranean-influenced, locally sourced, and hyper-seasonal cuisine. With the Pacific Ocean & the Funk Zone as a backdrop, Blackbird offers a sleek, yet approachable atmosphere with a pulse on contemporary Santa Barbara.
This iconic AD100 Martyn Lawrence Bullard designed space is visually striking yet comfortable and inviting. Red and black tiles sweep the floor, while modern chandeliers fall from the night black ceiling, generating an inviting glow over the tables and elongated bar.
Sunday - Thursday 5:00PM - 11:00PM
Friday + Saturday 5:00PM - 12:00AM
Dinner served until 10pm daily
The Bar Sets
Featuring a bar-forward atmosphere with upscale cocktails and exclusive local wines, Blackbird offers a comfortable and beautifully designed space at the center of the buzzing Funk Zone. We partner with the many local wineries of the region, many of which are in our own backyard. Start your night with a drink and light bites before venturing out to explore the Funk Zone’s evolving restaurant and bar scene, just steps from Blackbird.
Share a Bite or Two
Snacks and Communal plates offer a sampling of Blackbird’s eclectic menu. Taste local Morro Bay Oysters and fresh Kampachi Crudo—the perfect complement to sipping on superb and unique cocktails—and signature plates like The Wagyu Burger & Grilled Octopus that set Blackbird apart.
Come experience Santa Barbara’s most exciting new restaurant, in the heart of the Funk Zone.
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Casual, All-Day Dining
A gourmet café with al fresco seating offering fresh, local fare, including superb pastries and baked goods, cold-pressed juices and coffee, seasonally curated picnic baskets, and a full breakfast menu, all with a hint of Mediterranean culinary influence. Goat Tree is the ultimate gathering ground; whether you stop in for a fresh, gourmet pastry and morning pick-me-up on your way to the office, meet up with a friend or colleague for a meal, or you crave a little something sweet.
Open 7AM - 9PM Daily
Daily Brunch, Until 2pm
For the ultimate Goat Tree experience, sleep in and stroll your way through for an indulgent brunch that will fill you up and make you feel brand new after a proper night out in Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone.
Brunch 7:00AM - 2:00PM Daily
Some of Goat Tree’s finest offerings are baked goods, prepared fresh each morning. Croissants, muffins, and savory hand pies are all baked from scratch daily, offering an irresistible aroma that will jumpstart your day, and are the perfect complement to an afternoon cup of coffee or tea.
Goat Tree Market
Perfect for Picnics
Goat Tree features its own market, with local offerings that are perfect for a picnic on the beach or for the train back home. Grab a sandwich, snacks, and drinks, and stash away lunch in your own picnic basket.
Goat Tree Happy Hour
From 3pm - 7pm Daily
Relax into your afternoon with our local wine and beer offerings, and delicious Mediterranean inspired bites to keep you going into the night. Our personal favorites are Avocado Toast with a 7-minute egg and mint, or our Artisanal Cheese & Meat Board, paired with the finest Californian wines, crafted just over the Santa Ynez mountains.
In the simplest terms, djinn are genies. However, to reduce them down to a cartoon image would merely scratch the surface of their role in Moroccan lore. djinn are mischievous spirits - not necessarily good, not necessarily bad. Some are confined to a bottle due to reprehensible acts, though the word’s similarity to a bottle of mischievous alcohol that causes one to commit reprehensible acts is merely a coincidence . . . or is it? Taste our one-of-a-kind cocktails and learn for yourself what happens next.
Located in the Hotel's Library.
The Hamar NaaNaa offers a sweetly refreshing cocktail with a ginger and mint finish, while the Desert Blood Moon combines blood orange, lime, and tequila.
Monday - Saturday: 4:00PM - Close
Sunday: 11:00AM - Close
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