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Cielito Restaurant



Overview:

Cielito Restaurant brings the rich and enticing flavors of Latin American and Mexican cuisine to our Santa Barbara community. Focused on tapas style dining, the menu features freshly made "antojitos" or small bites, perfect for sharing.

Centrally located in La Arcada Plaza, Cielito is ideally situated for those seeking an inviting new setting to take in the sights and sounds of downtown, while experiencing the freshest in local and seasonal ingredients. Enjoy the range of mouth-watering and innovative dishes in the swanky dining room, or while sitting around the historic turtle fountain. Guests may also sit at the Raw Bar, which serves daily ceviches, sashimi grade fish and sustainable shellfish offerings. 

Cielito features an extensive tequila selection, Wine Spectator award-winning wine list, and full list of premium spirits and craft cocktails. The inviting decor and gracious staff at Cielito reflect our mission to provide visitors and locals alike with an unparalleled and memorable dining experience.  

Hours of Operation:
Lunch:
Tuesday -Sunday 11:30am - 2:30pm
Happy Hour:
Sunday & Tuesday - Thursday 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Friday - Saturday 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Dinner:
Sunday & Tuesday -Wednesday 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday -Saturday 5:00pm - 10:00pm


General
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Hours of Operation Hours of Operation: Lunch: Tue.-Sun. 11:30am-2:30pm Happy Hour: Sun. & Tue.-Thur. 5:00-7:00pm; Fri.-Sat. 4:00-7:00pm Dinner: Sun. & Tue.-Wed. 5:00-9:00; Thur.-Sat. 5:00-10:00pm
Deposit Policy
Max Indoor Capacity 186
Max Outdoor Capacity 82
Total Max Capacity 268
Available For Buy-Out
Private Dining Room
Private Dining Room Capacity 34
Entertainment Available
Full Bar
Wine & Beer

Meeting Facilities Overview

Banquet Capacity: 93






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