Here is a list of area eateries that have opened in the last 12 months:

  • August 2023: Asia 101, 903 Embarcadero Del Norte, Isla Vista; The Eddy, 137 E. De la Guerra St.
  • July 2023: Chick-fil-A (reopened), 3707 State St.; Maria’s Tacos, 6545 Pardall Rd., Isla Vista; Social Eats, 6521 Pardall Rd., Isla Vista; Terra, 5490 Hollister Ave., Goleta (inside The Steward hotel); The Kitchen (inside Calvary Chapel), 1 N. Calle Cesar Chavez, Ste. 21
  • June 2023: KOZY Craft Coffee, 6560 Pardall Rd., Isla Vista
  • May 2023: Goodland Waffles and Melts, 1131 State St.; I.V. Pizza and Pub, 6533 Trigo Road Ste. 108, Isla Vista; Kin Bakeshop, 199 S. Turnpike Rd. Ste. 103, Noleta; Los Altos, 5892 Hollister Ave., Goleta
  • April 2023: Beast Taqueria, 634 State St. (inside M-Special); Draughtsmen Aleworks, 1631 Mission St., Solvang; Sweet Reef Boba, 620 State St.; Taqueria La Unica, 3771 State St.; Three Pickles Deli, 1436 Chapala St.
  • March 2023: Rascal’s Vegan Food, 432 E. Haley St.; Three Monkeys, 38 W. Victoria St.;
  • February 2023: Dawn Café, 524 State St.; Gala, 705 Anacapa St.; Kaz ToGo Japanese Food, 3613 State St.; Maiz Picante Taqueria, 2714 De la Vina St.
  • January 2023: Brass Bear, 3302 McCaw Ave.; Dave’s Drip House, 193 S. Turnpike Rd.;
  • December 2022: Black Sheep,18 E. Cota St.; Corazon Comedor, 29 E. Victoria St.; Elena’s Kitchen, 738 State St.; Pepe’s Mexican Restaurant (reopened), 254 Orange Ave., Goleta; Saint Remy (inside Marriott), 1601 State St.; We Want The Funk, 210 Gray Ave.
  • November 2022: Brass Bird Coffee, 4835 Carpinteria Ave., Carpinteria; Caya Restaurant, 5650 Calle Real, Goleta (inside Leta Hotel); IHOP, 7127 Hollister Ave., Goleta; Jersey Mike’s Subs, 199 S. Turnpike Rd., L’antica Pizzeria da Michele, 1032 State St.; Mattei’s Tavern, 2350 Railway Ave., Los Olivos; Oat Bakery, 231 S. Magnolia Ave., Goleta
  • October 2022: Augie’s Tequila, 700 State St.; Fresco Café, 23 E. Canon Perdido St.; Kyle’s Taproom, 7000 Hollister Ave., Goleta; Thai Bistro, 3130 State St.
  • September 2022: Campo del Sol, 1555 Mission Dr., Solvang; Checo’s, 6578 Trigo Rd., Isla Vista; Saigon, 721 Chapala St.
  • August 2022: Mokutan, 716 State St.
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  1. Alisa haley says:

    Terra in the Steward Hotel, Goleta?
    Kin Bakery, Turnpike Center?