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SLY’S IN CARPINTERIA CLOSING

Readers Ray, Primetime, Sharon, and Vickie let me know that Sly’s restaurant at 686 Linden Avenue in Carpinteria is closing. Here is a message to The Restaurant Guy readers: “Sly’s has its ten year anniversary this week on Wednesday. Sadly, … Continue reading

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FIXED PRICE MENU AT SLY’S

This just in from Sly’s restaurant, 686 Linden Avenue Carpinteria: John, I thought your readers might be interested in our current fixed price menu at Sly’s. Cuisine of the Basque Country is featured, and it’s still priced at just $35. … Continue reading

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THANKSGIVING AT SLY’S

This just in from Sly’s restaurant at 686 Linden Avenue in Carpinteria: John, The bar at Sly’s is open from 12 pm to 5 pm, but we are closed on Thanksgiving for food service. Again this year, Sly’s is offering … Continue reading

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RESTAURANT CLOSINGS

Here’s a list of eateries that have closed so far in 2018. Every quarter I publish a list of restaurant openings, closings, and a list of restaurants that are coming soon. December 2018: Big Eye Raw Bar, 38 W. Victoria … Continue reading

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RESTAURANT CLOSINGS

Here is a list of area eateries that have closed in the last year: September 2018: Good Cup, 1819 Cliff Dr. (now Lighthouse Coffee); Pinkberry, 742 State St.; Sly’s, 686 Linden Ave., Carpinteria August 2018: El Pollo Loco, 5796 Calle … Continue reading

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PIZZA MAN DAN’S OPENS IN CARPINTERIA

Reader James tells me that Pizza Man Dan’s has opened at 699 Linden Avenue in Carpinteria, the former long-time home of Tony’s: “John, it looks as though Pizza Man Dan opened Friday in Carpinteria. The remodel of the old Tony’s … Continue reading

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PIZZA MAN COMING TO CARPINTERIA

This just in from reader James: “John, as of yesterday, construction started on the former Tony’s across the street from Sly’s on linden avenue. What we’ve heard is that Pizza Man will be the tenant.”

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COOKBOOK LAUNCH PARTY

The nonprofit Santa Barbara Culinary Arts (SBCA) has announced a fund-raising cookbook launch party on Saturday, May 3rd from 1-3 p.m. at the Gourmet Dining Room, School of Culinary Arts & Hotel Management at Santa Barbara City College. Taste the … Continue reading

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FAMILIAR FACES

Chef Michael Hutchings, from Michael’s Catering, and chef James Sly, owner of Sly’s restaurant in Carpinteria, cooked for Vice President Joe Biden tonight. Actor Charlie Sheen and girlfriend were spotted at Roy restaurant last night.

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SLY’S UPDATE

This just in from owner/chef James Sly of Sly’s Seafood, Steaks & Cocktails at 686 Linden Avenue in Carpinteria: John, I thought that your readers might be interested to know that Sly’s is doing a special dinner in the East … Continue reading

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FLOATING ISLANDS

This just in from James Sly of Sly’s Restaurant, 686 Linden Ave, Carpinteria: John, In celebration of the reopening of the El Encanto this week, Sly’s will be serving the famous “Floating Islands” just like I used to make when … Continue reading

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SURVEY RESULTS: THE BEST OF 2012

Here are the winners of the SantaBarbara.com Restaurant Guide online poll that was conducted during December 2011. The results will be displayed online throughout 2012 and beyond. Click here for The Best of 2012 Survey participants considered 110 different food … Continue reading

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THANKSGIVING TO-GO

This just in from James Sly of Sly’s restaurant at 686 Linden Ave in Carpinteria: John, Some info on our Thanksgiving to-go at Sly’s Again this year we are offering a complete traditional Thanksgiving Dinner, prepared at Sly’s and ready … Continue reading

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THE THANKSGIVING RESTAURANT LIST

The Gobble Song is a Thanksgiving tradition from Santa Barbara’s popular band Spencer the Gardener. As it turns out The Restaurant Guy also has a Thanksgiving tradition. Each November my email inbox is swamped with the same question: Which restaurants … Continue reading

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COCKTAIL CLINIC

This just in from Sly’s at 686 Linden Ave in Carpinteria: Hey John! I just wanted to let you know that we are going to be launching a very cool monthly event at Sly’s in Carpinteria. “The Boothby Affair” is … Continue reading

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THE THANKSGIVING RESTAURANT LIST

Each November my email inbox is swamped with the same question: Which restaurants serve a traditional turkey brunch/dinner on Thanksgiving Day? Last week I made a hundred phone calls to find the answer for you. Make reservations early because many … Continue reading

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WELCOME ABOARD!

The SantaBarbara.com Restaurant Guide welcomes new sponsor Sly’s Steaks, Seafood & Cocktails.

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April In Paris

This just in from James Sly of Sly’s restaurant at 686 Linden Ave in Carpinteria: Any way you cut it, the song “April in Paris” was a classic. Whether it was the 1945 Coleman Hawkins recording, the 1956 Count Basie … Continue reading

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Restaurant History

A new local restaurant history web site (tinyurl.com/sbdininghistory) has been created by Antonio Gardella (winemaker and fine wine specialist) and James Sly (chef and owner of Sly’s restaurant in Carpinteria) that offers a comprehensive list of Santa Barbara restaurants dating … Continue reading

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Valentines Day Menus

If your restaurant is planning to have special Valentines Day menus, please send me an email and I will post it here. Please include just the highlights and condense it all into a single paragraph like below. Max’s Restaurant will … Continue reading

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