Savor Fresh California Cuisine

Dining

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Each of the hotel’s six restaurants offers its own twist on a successful pairing of ocean views and local flavors. From elegant 3-course prix fixe menus paired with vintage wines by the glass at Angel Oak, to authentic Latin dishes and bold cocktails at ‘O’ Bar + Kitchen, our dining showcases the best of Santa Barbara.

A Notice To Our Guests

The Bistro will be closed through March 31st, 2024, due to upkeep and enhancements. Other dining outlets have adjusted their hours and offerings to ensure our guests' needs are being met. For additional dining options, please contact our Guest Relations Team at 805.968.0100.
Valentine’s Day Dining Events
Couple walking outside Angel Oak Restaurant.

Valentine’s Day Dinner in Angel Oak

Grab your loved one and experience a romantic Valentine's Day dinner like no other. Indulge in our specially curated, love-inspired prix fixe menu, accompanied by breathtaking ocean views. Join us for an unforgettable evening filled with live music and delightful Valentine's Day surprises.

Sushi roll with toppings

Sushi and Sake in San Setto

Celebrate your love with a delightful Asian fusion experience. Treat yourselves to a romantic sushi platter and sake flight for two.

O Bar Terrace at Sunset

Live Entertainment at 'O' Bar & Kitchen

Experience the perfect blend of culinary excellence, live entertainment, and cozy fire pits. Join us for lunch, dinner, light bites, or drinks, and enjoy a live Latin music performance by Catalina Esteves.

Two men smoking cigars at Cohiba Cigar Lounge

Cigar and Whiskey Pairing

Join us at our al fresco Cigar Lounge for the perfect ending to a spectacular day and enjoy a Ritz-Carlton exclusive cigar and custom Buffalo Trace whiskey pairing. This exclusive barrel offers a deep amber whiskey with a golden essence of vanilla, mint, and molasses.

Bacara Wine Tasting Room

Wine Tasting at The Bacara Wine Tasting Room

Indulge in a delightful wine flight curated by our expert Sommelier, perfectly complemented with locally sourced sweet treats.

Club Lounge - Breakfast Display

Love-Theme Pastries

Start your holiday at the Caffe with freshly baked, love-themed pastries that will ensure the sweetest start to your day.

At This Hotel

Angel Oak Patio
Steakhouse

Angel Oak

Angel Oak brings elevated California coastal cuisine to the perfect venue. The elegant oceanfront restaurant offers refined classics alongside a rotating seasonal menu of ingredients. Open Daily: Dinner 5PM-9PM
Everyday:
5:00 PM-9:00 PM
O Bar + Kitchen
Latin American

'O' Bar + Kitchen

Located adjacent to the lobby, this bar and restaurant offers Latin cuisine and premium beverages for a casual yet refined dining experience overlooking the majestic Pacific Ocean. Open Daily: 12PM-Midnight, Kitchen closes at 10PM
Everyday:
12:00 PM-10:00 PM
Dress Code:
Casual
Angel Oak Restaurant
Japanese

San Setto

Simplicity, authenticity, and integrity combine to create a menu of traditional sushi, sashimi, and nigiri with Coastal California flare.
Everyday:
5:00 PM-10:00 PM
Dress Code:
Smart Casual
Club Lounge - Breakfast Display
Coffee House

Caffè

Enjoy gourmet tea, a smoothie, or house-made pastry. Stop by midday for a freshly made salad, sandwich, miniature bottle of champagne, or soda.
Everyday:
6:00 AM-3:00 PM
Dress Code:
Casual
Resort Pool
California

Haskell's Poolside Bar

A poolside eatery featuring an eclectic menu of family favorites along with a few surprises, adults and kids alike will discover the perfect hand-held delight at Haskell’s Poolside Bar for a memorable day on the Gaviota Coast. Open Daily: 10AM-5PM
Everyday:
10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Dress Code:
Casual
Evening view at the fire-pit
Other

The Cohiba Experience at Bacara

The cigar lounge brings forth an ethos of laid- back luxury in the relaxed setting of our California coastal resort. The al fresco setting is unique among traditional private cigar lounges and breathes fresh air into the overall smoking experience.
Mon-Wed:
Closed
Thu-Sun:
6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Dress Code:
Casual
Wine flight at The Bacara Wine Tasting Room.
Other

Bacara Wine Tasting Room

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is proud to unveil its new Bacara Wine Tasting Room featuring a curated menu of bottles, by-the-glass options, wine flights and small bites, all of which come exclusively from Santa Barbara County.
Mon-Tue:
Closed
Wed-Sun:
2:00 PM-8:00 PM
Dress Code:
Casual

Elegant Dining With Breathtaking Ocean Views

The signature fine dining restaurant located at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, Angel Oak brings elevated California coastal cuisine to the perfect venue. The oceanfront restaurant offers an elegant à la carte menu by our Chef Josh Kellim. Accompanying the cuisine is an ambiance of pure scenic beauty, with floor-to-ceiling ocean views and a striking 25-seat bar topped with vibrant blue Amazonite quartz. Seating on the outdoor patio is also offered, showcasing some of the most captivating sunsets over the Pacific. Complementing the Angel Oak dining experience is a premier cocktail program and exclusive wine cellar that houses the restaurant's 12,000-bottle collection.

In-Room Dining

Impeccable service and a refined dining experience in both the comfort and privacy of a guest’s own room. Dishes are subject to change based on season and availability.

Pancakes for breakfast
California Central Coast Cuisine With a Latin Flair

Located adjacent to the lobby and flowing seamlessly out onto Ocean Terrace, ‘O’ Bar + Kitchen features shareable plates, seasonal market creations, and decadent desserts alongside a slate of fine wines, premium beers, and handcrafted cocktails. Travelers are invited to savor flavorful offerings inspired by Santa Barbara’s rich local bounty amidst an array of plush seating, warm fire tables, and a large firepit to gather around on cool California evenings. ‘O’ Bar + Kitchen is open for locals and guests alike; no reservations are required.

Authentic Japanese Cuisine in the American Riviera

San Setto – or sunset in English – draws inspiration from the breathtaking sunsets offered by its unique locale atop a rugged bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Simplicity, authenticity, and integrity combine to create a menu of traditional sushi, sashimi, and nigiri with Coastal California flare. An ambiance personifying romance and beauty awaits at Santa Barbara’s newest Japanese lounge and cocktail bar.                                                              

Wine Down in Santa Barbara

Embrace the best wine the California coast has to offer at the Bacara Wine Tasting Room, located in our Mediterranean courtyard. Discover the essence of Santa Barbara in every sip in our cozy and welcoming tasting room. Immerse yourself in the region’s rich viticultural heritage, savoring handcrafted wines that capture our county’s sun-kissed vineyards. Join us for lite bites, charcuterie boards and specialty curated flights.