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Summerland Beach Cafe

2294 Lillie Ave, Summerland, CA 93067
+1 805-969-4363
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“curly fries” (8 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2294 Lillie Ave, Summerland, CA 93067
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Reviewed yesterday

We another excellent meal, here. We sat indoors in the rainy weather and decided that warm food was the best bet. The service, as usual, was excellent and friendly. We both ordered soup and a 1/2 sandwich and agreed that our Tomato Basil soup was...More

Thank lobo59
Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice little place in a great location in this small village near the great beach and Pacific and 101. Good reasonably priced food . Worth the visit

Thank keithgiles2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another yummy lunch at Summerland Beach Café. They offer vegan options which were delicious including a teriyaki salad with noodles, avocado and cashews. Worth a visit...then head down the road to The Sacred Space!

Thank juliewren2001
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Great place for lunch. I had the La Rosa which was delicious and my girlfriend had biscuits and gravy and it was also delicious. The place is also dog friendly which is a plus since we had the pooch with us. Certainly worth a stop...More

Thank rwagz
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Brunch was really good and I am very picky! the eggs were delish! the view is just ok since you are not on the water but the little outside seating was nice

Thank schultzsmiles
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The setting for the cafe is perfect with the old time architecture and table decore. The brunch was in keeping with that of a farm house - solid & satisfying.

Thank TravellingB700
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Needed to get gas on my way south to The Garland in North Hollywood and close by was the Summerland Beach Cafe. Since I hit the road without eating breakfast, my "tank" needed some fuel by noon too. What a great place this is! Outside...More

Thank DianeXit98
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Trip Advisor again.Went am 20th Nov. Lynne fancied her Favourite for Breakfast. Smoked Salmon andScrambled Egg. We both had it mine with Breafast Pots and Lynnes with side of Fresh Fruit. Having travelked extensively, have to say ranks the best we have ever...More

Thank steve s
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Since breakfast food is my favorite, I am always on the lookout for a unique place when traveling. Tripadvisor provided some great suggestions, but the lure of being near the water drew us to Summerland Beach Cafe. Like so many California bistros and cafes, this...More

Thank Florida_Beach_Writer
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped on our way to Montecito. Got different breakfast choices with a salad. All were delicious. Jennifer M. was our server outside which is dog friendly. Our dog enjoyed a dog treat and bowl of water.

Thank closch7
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14 March 2018|
Response from steve s | Reviewed this property |
i am not sure about that as we went in for breakfast
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2294 Lillie Ave, Summerland, CA 93067
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Summerland
  • Phone Number: +1 805-969-4363
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