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“It has it all!!”

Crocodile Restaurant & Bar
Ranked #124 of 528 Restaurants in Santa Barbara
Price range: US$8 - US$30
Cuisines: American, Italian, Bar
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Good for: Business meetings, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Great Restaurant and Bar located in the Classic Neo-60s Lemon Tree Inn. We offer Italian foor with a strong California influence. Homemade fresh pasta, Farmer's Market Produce, Local Seafood and Charbroiled Steaks. We are also known for our Pizzas and Gourmet Hamburgers.At the Crocodile you can Dine outside on our Tropical Patio, in our Comfortable Dining Room or enjoy a meal at our Full Bar.Currently the Crocodile serves Lunch and Dinner every day of the year, Breakfast on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays. We also provide Room Service and Catering for the Lemon Tree Inn.
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“It has it all!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

Great room, fab food, free parking , friendly staff,good location,big clean rooms with balcony,good price
Really enjoyed staying here and it is what all travellers are seeking
Would defo stay again

  • Visited January 2014
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Thank komivong
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San Luis Obispo, California
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“A Great Hotel Restaurant”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2013

Often hotel restaurants are mediocre, but Crocodile is the exception. We enjoyed a wonderful dinner with excellent, attentive service from our server, Elany. There was great variety of choices on the menu; from burgers and salads to steaks and unique pasta dishes along with a very nice wine list, all at very reasonable prices. Our food was perfectly prepared and delicious! The atmosphere was very pleasant and there is an outdoor patio dining option set in a gorgeous tropical courtyard that would be perfect for breakfast or lunch. Excellent spot. Highly recommended!

Visited November 2013
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Quiet and Consistent”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2013

I have eaten both inside and on the patio. This is a nice, quiet, out-of-the-way spot. The parking is easy, the menu is good, and the service is attentive. The first time I entered the restaurant it reminded me of the "olden days" because the tables were set with crisp linens and the lighting was dimmed. I almost expected Frank Sinatra to sit down at the next table.

  • Visited August 2013
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Thank Squiditz
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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“What A Surprise!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2013

After driving all day and checking in to The Lemon Tree Inn in Santa Barbara my husband and I were too tired to seek out a place to eat. We decided to eat at the Crocodile Restaurant because it was here. The white table cloths and the elegant atmosphere however made us a little concerned that the prices would be outrageous. Wow! Were we ever surprised. The prices were very reasonable. The food was great and the service attentive which made for a memorable evening.

  • Visited October 2013
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1 Thank BarbA490
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Nice bar”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2013

The bar menu was good and the service was great. I didn't eat in the restaurant but I think the complete menu was served in the bar.

Visited September 2013
Thank kandreassi
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