Cuisine and Cocktails at Bacara Resort & Spa
Bacara guests can indulge in a range of cuisine and ambiances at our resort’s many restaurants. Our acclaimed culinary team, led by renowned Executive Chef Vincent Lesage, blends locally grown ingredients with innovative techniques to bring you the unique flavors of Santa Barbara County.
• Open Daily: 6 pm – 10 pm
• Monday – Thursday: 4 pm – Close
• Friday – Saturday: 12 pm – Close
• Wine Tastings: 11 am to 5 pm Daily
• Wines by the Glass & Bottle Service: 5 pm to 7 pm Sunday-Thursday, 5 pm to 8 pm Friday & Saturday
- Angel Oak
- Bacara Bar
- Foley Tasting Room
Angel Oak is a modern steak and seafood restaurant showcasing the culinary knowledge and classical training of Parisian Executive Chef Vincent Lesage. The diverse menu includes classic steakhouse dishes under a certified Kobe and dry-aged beef program, as well as locally-sourced fare such as Santa Barbara’s famous uni.
Accompanying the cuisine is an ambiance of pure scenic beauty, with floor-to-ceiling ocean views and a striking 25-seat bar topped with vibrant blue Amazonite quartz. Seating on the outdoor patio is also offered, offering some of the most captivating sunsets over the Pacific.
Complementing the Angel Oak dining experience is a premier cocktail program and an exclusive wine cellar that houses the restaurant’s 12,000-bottle collection.
At Bacara Bar, located off the resort’s sweeping lobby, guests can choose from a selection of wines, signature cocktails, and fine spirits, in addition to shared plates and entrées. For luxurious open-air ambiance, the Ocean Terrace is located adjacent to the bar, where lovely views of the resort and Pacific Ocean can be enjoyed fireside.
Along with specialty cocktails, such as a Spicy Margarita and Anacapa Ginger, Bacara Bar offers delicious menu items such bacon flatbread, grilled shrimp tacos, steak frites, and our signature Bacara Bar burger.
Foley Food & Wine Society Wine Tasting Room
The Foley Food + Wine Society (FFWS) Wine Tasting Room at Bacara Resort & Spa brings to life the unparalleled hospitality and values of The Foley Food and Wine Society. Located by the front entrance of Bacara, the FFWS wine tasting room offers flights from the Society’s participating partners, including Kuleto Estate, Chalk Hill Estate, Sebastiani, and Lancaster Estate, in the most luxurious setting. Personalized concierge service is also available for wine outings, cooking classes, reserve tastings, and more. This truly exceptional experience brings California wine country to you.
• Breakfast: 7:00 am – 11:30 am
• Lunch: 11:30 am – 3:30 pm
• Mid-Day Fare: 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
• Dinner: 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm (10 pm on Fridays and Saturdays)
• Monday – Sunday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
- The Bistro
- Pool Bar
Casual seaside cuisine for guests of all ages
Named “Top 100 Best Al Fresco Dining Restaurants in America” by OpenTable, The Bistro at Bacara offers a casual and relaxed atmosphere to dine and enjoy sweeping views of the coastline. Chef Vincent Lesage’s American cuisine can be enjoyed indoors or al fresco on a spacious oceanfront terrace. Local produce and sustainable seafood highlight an acclaimed menu of traditional bistro favorites, including brick oven flatbreads, seasonal salads, and the signature Bistro burger. Recent upgrades to The Bistro’s patio include the addition of a cozy wood-burning fireplace, direct access to an oceanfront pool bar, and enhanced outdoor heating to enjoy breathtaking ocean vistas all year long.
Reservations are recommended and can be made at 805.571.3018 or by clicking below.
A superior coffee shop offering casual cuisine
In true Italian and French fashion, Blend offers freshly-brewed coffee, espresso, teas, fresh pastries, paninis, soft serve ice cream, and more. Open every morning until early evening, Blend is located in the courtyard by the front entrance of Bacara. We invite you to order your favorite drink from our Barista and enjoy a casual breakfast or lunch inside the café or relax al fresco on our beautiful courtyard terrace. To-go orders can also be placed for a picnic on the beach or an outing around town.
Our revamped Pool Bar features expanded ocean views, cozy fire pits and high-definition televisions, as well as a new menu of casual poolside fare. Order at the bar or relax poolside and enjoy lunch in one of our comfy lounge chairs. Open daily, weather pending.