Food Trucks, Sandwiches

The New Black BBQ - Santa Barbara California

The New Black BBQ - Kobe Brisket Sandwich

The New Black BBQ, co-owned and operated by Chris Sullivan and Nick Barainca, is a Santa Barbara food truck with a modern twist on traditional BBQ. The New Black (TNB) considers itself the progressive American barbeque joining innovative BBQ techniques and California style with conventional methods. The New Black BBQ truck had a sleek design…


Nicky D's Pizza - Santa Barbara California

Nicky D's Wood Fired Pizza - Bravo Pesto Pizza

Nicky D’s Wood-Fired Pizza has two locations – one in Silver Lake in Los Angeles and one in Santa Barbara. We visited the Santa Barbara pizzeria located on De La Vina Street. It’s located in a small strip mall a couple miles inland from the beach and downtown. Upon visiting we had the pleasure of…


South Coast Deli - Santa Barbara California

South Coast Deli - Chicken Chipotle Club Sandwich

South Coast Deli has been making Santa Barbara’s Best Sammies and Salads since 1991. South Coast Deli has four locations — Pardall Road in Isla Vista, South Patterson Avenue in Goleta and two locations in Santa Barbara — one on Chapala and another on Carrillo Street. We visited South Coast Deli on Carrillo Street and…

Burgers, Food Trucks

The Burger Bus - Santa Barbara California

The Burger Bus - Cheeseburger

The Burger Bus in Santa Barbara, California is small school bus transformed into a food truck that makes burgers. Husband and wife team and Burger Bus owners Michael and Cheryl Gardener chose a school bus because new food trucks were too expensive and used trucks were dated and insufficient. As a result, they’ve created one…


The Brewhouse - Santa Barbara California

The Brewhouse - Buffalo Wings

The Brewhouse is known for their handcrafted beers but did you now they have some delicious buffalo wings as well? On our journey to find the best wings in Santa Barbara we were told by a few locals that we had to visit The Brewhouse — Voted best Happy Hour in Santa Barbara! And we’re…


Olio Pizzeria - Santa Barbara California

Olio Pizzeria - Umbra Pizza

Olio Pizzeria in Santa Barbara is a casual pizza bar and wine bar with an elegant and upscale feel. It’s a great place to dine for any occasion – dinner with family, a night out on the town or a romantic/casual date. It’s not cheap BUT the delicious and high-quality food, charming ambiance and first-rate…

Food Trucks, Sandwiches

O Street Truck - Santa Barbara California

O Street Truck - BBQ Pork Banh Mi Sandwich

Due to the small-sized town and city ordinances in Santa Barbara it makes sense there’s only a handful of food trucks in Santa Barbara to date. One of the most popular food trucks in Santa Barbara is O Street Food Truck. And for good reason! During our visit to Santa Barbara for a weekend we…