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Cajun Kitchen - De La Vina

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1925 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2816
+1 805-687-2062
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06:30 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 14:30
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Gilbert, AZ
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I typically LOVE shrimp and grits! Sadly, this one was served swimming in grease! I literally had to pour the excess off before I could take a bite. The beignets were pretty good and my husband said his eggs were fine. We'll try another spot next time we're in town.

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Thank AZjkk
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We were told about this place on recommendation from a random bloke in the street. It was so good we went back ever single day and tried a whole bunch of the chef specials. In our 2 weeks in California we agreed this was the food that stood out the most. Shout out to the awesome waiter who we bumped... More 

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Fair Oaks, California
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233 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I've been to the other Cajun Kitchen several times for breakfast and I've never been disappointed. This location didn't disappoint. Good food, good service, nice atmosphere.

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1 Thank rjbouch
Northridge, California, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Always a treat to eat at the Cajun Kitchen!!!!!!! Service is excellent and the food is just heavenly.

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1 Thank Dennis J
Coalinga, California
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

I enjoyed a special omlett of spinach, tomatoes, feta, and lemon sausage. It was excellent. This is a fast paced restaurant, get in, eat, and free up your table. Someone wants your table! Parking is free for 75 minutes at the city parking structure nearby.

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1 Thank CentralCalifornia09
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

I had breakfast here with a group of 11 of us, somehow they made space for us without a reservation and were very accommodating. I had shrimp and cheese grits which was more like something you would have for dinner but nice. However I swiftly got serious food envy when my brothers crab cake eggs benedict came out, very nice!... More 

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1 Thank Jason S
Hesperia, California, USA
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131 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Went with Cajuns straight from the Louisiana, and ordered Seafood Gumbo, and Small Gumbo. Was informed by my Guest, that the rue, was not Cajun and someone missed the mark. I ate my Gumbo, because, I have eaten many Gumbos and everyone seems to think that theirs is the best or truly, Cajun, etc. The Server Julia, was wonder and... More 

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1 Thank 1mountainwoman
United Arab Emirates
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

A large variety of food for breakfast to choose from. The place is always full. I have been coming here since I was a kid and it is consistently good food.

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1 Thank Amber R
Longmont, Colorado
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135 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

I stick to basics when I order breakfast: eggs over easy, home fries, toast, orange juice, coffee. All were good here and so was the service. Popular locals place, which always says something.

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Bakersfield, California
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97 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Had breakfast here over the weekend. They had fantastic specials and the regular menu looked solid. The Beignets were fantastic. I had the Crabcake Eggs Benedict and my wife had the Breakfast Sandwich. Both were excellent. The plates were full and everything was fresh.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Cajun & Creole, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:30
Monday
06:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:30
Thursday
06:30 - 14:30
Friday
06:30 - 14:30
Saturday
06:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1925 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2816
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-687-2062

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?