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Santa Maria (Santa Barbara Co.)

by Nutraxfornerves 2 years 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...


OldJalamaMama commented 5 months ago

Weekend Tri Tip | Nipomo, Santa Maria, Orcutt

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

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

Melanie Wong

Melanie Wong commented 6 months ago

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Paleteria y Neveria Fruit HDZ Juices | Santa Maria

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Passing through Santa Maria a couple weeks ago, I stopped at the new launch of Fruit HDZ Juices in the Stowell shoppi...

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Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab | Enos Ranch - Santa Maria

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

The newest location of Doc Burnstein's opened in Santa Maria's Enos Ranch shopping center three weeks ago. I took a l...

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La Tradicional Michoacana Ice Cream Shop | Santa Maria

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 12 months ago

On the way back from Santa Barbara in April, we stopped in Santa Maria for a paleta break. This was my first visit to...

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How Bien Nacido Vineyard fought off the Alamo fire

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

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

New Food Happenings on the Central Coast

by kaki3152 2 years ago

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

Melanie Wong

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

Paleteria Linda Michoacan-Santa Maria

by kaki3152 11 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

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

Restaurants that Serve Lamb in Santa Maria?

by cawildflowr 1 year 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 1 year ago

Jade's Filipino Food

by kaki3152 2 years ago

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

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Melanie Wong commented 2 years ago

Seeking Outstanding Chili Rellenos in Santa Maria

by Bruce in SLO 10 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 3 years ago


by Redneck Wonder 7 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 4 years ago

Good Eats in Santa Maria?

by Clinton 7 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 4 years ago

Chef Rick's Ultimately Fine Foods [Santa Maria]

by PolarBear 5 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...

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toodie jane commented 5 years ago

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

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by The Chowhound Team 5 years ago

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

by toodie jane 5 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 5 years ago

Your Santa Maria Favorites?

by DarkRose 6 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 6 years ago

Santa Maria BBQ for Sunday lunch?

by Malcolm Ruthven 6 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 6 years ago