July 15, 2022
Tag: XO Burger
XO Santa Barbara Has Closed
More food news: Golden Line Coffee Bar will cease operations at month's end; happy hour with dim sum at Secret Bao; the name of Chris Chiarappa's Finney's-esque restaurant in Goleta; Kate's Bread and the Dutchess have parted ways; Isla Vista's Pizza My Heart is closing; lunch at Solvang's Craft House at Corque.
April 17, 2022
Montecito Is Getting a Jewish-Italian Delicatessen
More food news: Sneak peeks of dishes at Local, coming soon to Coast Village Road; the Cliff Room finally reopened; the Plaza Deli is for sale; "Mediterranean street kitchen" called Mezze Santa Barbara opening downtown; Los Agaves spinoff opening near Whole Foods; Casa Comal Mexican restaurant soft-opened on State Street; XO Santa Barbara introduced breakfast service; Vons Chicken and Rockin' Yogurt have closed; Fess Parker Winery renovated its Los Olivos tasting room. 1
December 19, 2021
A Popular Malibu Seafood Restaurant Plans to Open in Santa Barbara
More food news: Corazón's outpost at the Project has closed; a local restaurant requires vaccination proof for indoor dining; Padaro Beach Grill reopening forecast; XO Burger expands its hours; a profile of Sideyard Shrubs; Peasant Deli's soft-opening pop-ups; the area's Habit fast-food joints have been sold.
December 7, 2021
Studio Is Gearing Up to Open in the Funk Zone
More food news: First impressions of XO Burger (and Tyger Tyger isn't coming back); Jules Coast Caviar has closed; Bossie's Kitchen dinner at Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm; Eleven14 has rebranded and added an arcade; Scarlett Begonia paused its dinner service.
December 2, 2021
First Impressions of Reunion Kitchen + Drink
More food news: Checking on Sushi Bar Montecito now that the chef has moved on; XO Burger looks like it's going to be a permanent addition to the Funk Zone; Jimboz Lounge is getting renamed; new outposts of Finney's Crafthouse and On the Alley are in the works; taqueria rumored for upper State Street; opening forecasts for Dune's second Goleta café and Rory's Place in Ojai. 8
November 21, 2021