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Playa Azul Cafe InteriorLa Playa Azul specializes in Mexican Seafood and traditional dishes inspired by chef Ignacio Elias.

Sip a premium Patron Margarita on our lovely patio or in our charming restaurant. Our specialties include “Callo de Acha” Scallops sauteed with garlic,pickled jalapenos, onions,tomatoes and salsa verde, “Tacos de Pescado” two halibut tacos served with roasted tomato-jalapeno salsa,crema roja,pico de gallo,and finely shredded cabbage,seasoned with fresh lime juice or “Pescado en Salsa Verde” halibut sauteed to perfection with olive oil,tomatillo salsa, garlic, onion, cilantro and green olives – along with other seafood and traditional entrees. Join us today! Buen Provecho!


La Playa Azul Santa Barbara
914 Santa Barbara St., Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
(805) 966-2860

Lunch – Dinner
OPEN: Tuesday – Sunday from 11am to close

Lunch Specials served from 11am to 4pm
Happy Hour from 3:00 – 6:00

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When you’re in the mood for some authentic Mexican food, visit La Playa Azul Café in Santa Barbara. La Playa Azul Café offers a full menu filled with delicious Mexican dishes and a full service bar. Come and dine with us either inside or on our large outdoor patio. Whether you’re in the mood for a plate of steaming hot fajitas or an ice cold margarita, visit your neighborhood’s finest Mexican restaurant! Call us today at 805-966-2860 to make a reservation.

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