Santa Maria

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How Bien Nacido Vineyard fought off the Alamo fire

by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Having just visited Bien Nacido Vineyard, Au Bon Climat and Qupé in April, I followed in horror the news that this si...

Weekend Tri Tip | Nipomo, Santa Maria, Orcutt

by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Sunday morning, April 2, "toodie jane" joined me in Santa Maria to see what might be left of the weekend tri tip barb...

OldJalamaMama commented 2 months ago

New Food Happenings on the Central Coast

by kaki3152 11 months ago

There are two new restaurants on the Central Coast: (1) Jade=Phillippine food in the Same shopping center as Klon...

Melanie Wong commented 3 months ago

Paleteria Linda Michoacan-Santa Maria

by kaki3152 10 years ago

In this weeks' LA times, thee was a great article on Mexican paleterias, which are Mexican ice cream/sorbet shops. Af...

Melanie Wong commented 4 months ago

Restaurants that Serve Lamb in Santa Maria?

by cawildflowr 4 months ago

My cousin lives in Santa Maria, Ca and mentioned that they would love to find a place that serves Lamb. Does anyone k...


mike0989 commented 4 months ago

Jade's Filipino Food

by kaki3152 11 months ago

Finally got around to visiting this new restaurant — Jade's Filipino Food. Located in the Western Village Shopping Ce...

Melanie Wong commented 11 months ago

Santa Maria (Santa Barbara Co.)

by Nutraxfornerves 12 months ago

OK, so this isn't the most common destination. I need to make multiple trips to take care of family business. I'm int...


kaki3152 commented 11 months ago

Seeking Outstanding Chili Rellenos in Santa Maria

by Bruce in SLO 9 years ago

I am a big fan and seldom find them done well. Any proven hits in the greater Santa Maria area? Had a couple terrif...


Sagbrush commented 2 years ago


by Redneck Wonder 6 years ago

I know there is a place to get carne asada fries in Santa Maria I just don't know exactly where and what the name of ...


adambills commented 3 years ago

Good Eats in Santa Maria?

by Clinton 6 years ago

Been going to Santa Maria at least once a month and trying the same old places over and over. Places like Jocko's, Ic...


ChomperQ commented 3 years ago

Chef Rick's Ultimately Fine Foods [Santa Maria]

by PolarBear 3 years ago

Rick and Cathy Manson have set up shop in the former medical facility at Stowell and Miller Rd in Santa Maria. Open M...

toodie jane commented 3 years ago

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Santa Maria BBQ - More Red Oak Flavor and the Science of Smoke & Nitrogen Dioxide (moved to Home Cooking)

by The Chowhound Team 4 years ago

We moved this topic over to our Home Cooking board. You can find it here:

Chef Rick's new location in Santa Maria, May 2013

by toodie jane 4 years ago

He's catering and doing lunch 11-2 M-F at the old Tamale Shop location on Blosser near Betteravia--call ahead and it'...

PolarBear commented 4 years ago

Your Santa Maria Favorites?

by DarkRose 4 years ago

My partner and I will soon be relocating to the southern end of Santa Maria from Atascadero. We're not at all familia...


Carol in California commented 4 years ago

Santa Maria BBQ for Sunday lunch?

by Malcolm Ruthven 4 years ago

I'll be driving back to the San Francisco area from LA next Sunday and intend to take the Santa Barbara, Santa Maria,...


Malcolm Ruthven commented 4 years ago

Santa Maria Barbecue restaurants with a vegetarian in tow?

by janetofreno 5 years ago

My husband's work is taking him to Santa Maria in a few weeks....and I was thinking I would tag along for the ride an...


samantha13 commented 5 years ago

Santa Maria Tamale Shop

by toodie jane 10 years ago

After several visits, I'm happy to report that fresh handmade tamales are available all year from a specialty storefr...

toodie jane commented 5 years ago