Welcome to Santa Barbara's culinary landmark

Situated in one of Santa Barbara's historic locales, El Paseo, Wine Cask has established itself as both a culinary landmark as well as a home for fresh, vibrant flavours, where the finest of ingredients and wondrous attention to detail abound. Founded in 1985, Wine Cask has effortlessly asserted itself as a prominent destination in Santa Barbara for a delectable dining experience, pairing the perfect wines with unique profiles of culinary nostalgia. 

At Wine Cask, you will discover what it means to be truly connected to the ingredients and flavours which make up our every dish. Focusing on fresh, seasonal ingredients and a host of signature cocktails, the culinary team here at Wine Cask invites you to indulge in simply great food and a full sensory experience which elevates the way you look at (and taste) our ingredients. 

A locally owned, multi-faceted restaurant with an iconic reputation throughout Santa Barbara, the notion behind Wine Cask is to offer a culinary experience that can take you from casual to formal; relaxed to celebratory. We are proud to offer an array of dining ambiances and areas perfect for the simplest of dinners to the most lavish of events.

With deep roots in our community; a passion for truly delectable food; and a soul touched by a love for the culinary, every moment at Wine Cask is one to savor. 

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There is no love sincerer than the love of food.
— George Bernard Shaw