BEER & WINESanta Barbara County winemaking was made famous in the 2004 Academy Award winning movie ``Sideways,`` but this area had been making world class wines long before that! With dozens of wine tasting rooms in downtown Santa Barbara, you can create a walking tour of the region's most famous wines. But, if you prefer hops over grapes, Santa Barbara features a variety of craft breweries you can tour.
BRASS BEAR BREWING & BISTRO
Cool, stylish and fun setting for house beers as well as American bites, including sandwiches & charcuterie.
FIGUEROA MOUNTAIN BREWING CO. (SANTA BARBARA TAPROOM)
Casual taproom pouring the fresh beers of a family-owned brewery with live music, theme nights & patio.
TOPA TOPA BREWING COMPANY
Open and rustic setting with a fun and social crowd. “It’s a simple equation really: take the hard work of the farmers, add a little chemistry, and you’ve got yourself a well-crafted beer.”
LAMA DOG TAP ROOM + BOTTLE SHOP
Cool taproom offering changing taps of craft brews & wines in hip surroundings with outdoor dog friendly seating.
THIRD WINDOW BREWING
Housed within a restored old barn with the whole factory in store ensuring a true authentic experience.
CORKS N’ CROWNS
Craft beer & small-batch wine flights offered in a stylish shop with sidewalk seats.
Rustic, fun and lively atmosphere combining a winery, brewery, and restaurant all in one location.
SANTA BARBARA WINERY
Authentic winery surrounded by barrels of wine, hanging lights and outdoor seating.
PARADISE SPRINGS WINERY
Unique artistic and elegant atmosphere with fire pits in the heart of the Funk Zone.
MARGERUM WINE COMPANY
Dog friendly tasting room with a wide variety of snacks and wine.
THE VALLEY PROJECT
Airy and colorful decor with all local Santa Barbara wines.
SANTA BARBARA WINE COLLECTIVE
Relaxed, industrial-chic venue offering tasting flights & retail sales of wines by area producers.
LAFOND WINERY CITY TASTING ROOM
Inviting atmosphere with a large gift and shopping area.
Chic French decor with a knowledgeable staff and a variety of cheese and wine selections.