For over a quarter-century Santa Barbara’s iconic Wine Cask has remained number #1 for your private dining, corporate meeting and group event needs. Tucked away in beautiful and historic El Paseo, Wine Cask offers a variety of venues and seating configurations for your next group dining experience (click on any venue below for specifics).

From a Full Restaurant Buyout for 150 guests to an intimate private dinner party for 10, Wine Cask offers farm-to-table American Riviera™ cuisine, a Wine Spectator award-winning Wine List, and full bar for an exceptional restaurant-quality dining experience. Allow us to showcase the best of Santa Barbara for your next event. For more information, please call (805) 966-9463 or email manager@winecask.com.

The Gold Room - Our Main Dining Room - 'The Gold Room' - can comfortably accommodate 40-100 guests. With its high-beamed, gold-painted ceilings and historic fireplace, The Gold Room is Wine Cask's premier dining space. The minimum guaranteed food & beverage expenditure to reserve the Gold Room is $6,000(Sunday-Thursday) and $10,000 (Fridays, Saturdays); $12,000 (Holidays); $14,000 for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Eve. There is a site fee of $500.00 (The site fee does not count towards the minimum expenditure.)  Download a PDF with more details & a sample menu, view images of the space, or contact us for more information. **Holidays and days outside of our normal hours of operation are subject to special minimums and pricing**

The Tasting Room/Wine Library - This space can comfortably accommodate 30-60 for seated dinner and 40-80 for a cocktail party or reception. The Wine Library was designed as a more intimate version of The Gold Room, with beautiful dark wood interiors, flexible seating plans and adjacent front patio perfect for pre-dinner cocktails. State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment is at your disposal, including Apple TV, a 60" HD monitor and, of course, free wi-fi. The minimum guaranteed food & beverage expenditure to reserve the Wine Library is $2,500 (Sunday-Thursday) and $3,500 (Fridays, Saturdays and Holidays). There is a site fee of $250.00 (Note: This does not count toward the minimum expenditure.) Download a PDF with more details & a sample menu, view images of the space, or contact us for more information.**Holidays and days outside of our normal hours of operation are subject to special minimums and pricing**

The Mediterranean Courtyard - The semi-private Mediterranean Courtyard can comfortably accommodate 30-50 for seated dinner and 40-80 for a cocktail party or reception. Featuring Italian wedding lights strung above, a central fountain and light flagstone flooring, dining on the Mediterranean Courtyard is perfect for those wishing to soak up Classic California al-fresco dining. The minimum guaranteed food & beverage expenditure to reserve the Mediterranean Courtyard is $2,500 (Sunday-Thursday) and $3,500 (Fridays, Saturdays and Holidays). There is a site fee of $250.00 (Note: This does not count toward the minimum expenditure.) Download a PDF with more details & a sample menu, view images of the space, or contact us for more information.**Holidays and days outside of our normal hours of operation are subject to special minimums and pricing**

The Riviera Room - The Riviera Room can comfortably accommodate 24 for seated dinner and 20-40 for a cocktail party or reception. The Riviera Room features a private bar with beautiful dark wood interiors and adjacent front patio, perfect for pre-dinner cocktails. State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment is at your disposal, including AppleTV, a 60" HD monitor and, of course, free wi-fi. The minimum guaranteed food & beverage expenditure to reserve the Riviera Room is $750 (Sunday-Thursday) and $1,000 (Fridays, Saturdays and Holidays). There is a site fee of $100.00 (Note this does not count toward the minimum expenditure.)  Download a PDF with more details & a sample menu, view images of the space, or contact us for more information.**Holidays and days outside of our normal hours of operation are subject to special minimums and pricing**


We offer customized food and wine tasting menus for your special occasion. A non-mandatory gratuity of 20% may be added. Outside beverages are not permitted in the Wine Cask Private Dining Room and we offer an extensive wine list with selections to fit any budget. For addition information or to reserve your next group dinner, please email us or call (805) 966-9463.