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State Street, Santa Barbara
(4/5 based on 1,900+ reviews on the web)
One of the favorite areas among over 11 km (7 mi) of shopping streets in Santa Barbara is the charming cobblestoned State Street. This tree-lined stretch of road features fashionable boutiques and specialty stores at La Arcadia, along with larger stores, restaurants, and bakeries. Window-shop with coffee in hand, meet friends for lunch, or step inside the numerous shops to indulge in some serious shopping. You'll also find plenty of historical sites and galleries to explore in the area, as it is in the heart of the city. Plan your visit to State Street and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Santa Barbara travel itinerary maker.
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  • The city needs to be congratulated for having an inexpensive trolley to take visitors up and down State Street. It's so handy! The drivers are very helpful. I enjoyed the variety of restaurants and ni...  more »
  • State Street carries the spanish/early California theme in a very attractive way. They must have quite a strong sign ordinance, because I didn't see any large signs on the buildings. It's a very nice ...  more »
  • State street has something for everyone. Last night it was getting knives sharpened, happy hour, new sunglasses, dinner, and movie. There is a little something for everyone.