One of the favorite areas among over 11 km (7 mi) of shopping streets in Santa Barbara is the charming cobblestoned State Street Underpass. 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. Use our Santa Barbara trip itinerary planner to add State Street Underpass and other attractions to your Santa Barbara vacation plans.
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State street is very different than it used to be! It's getting over run with homeless. You have these high end lovely shops but with numerous homeless right outside their doors. It's changed so... more »
this place gets more and more scuzzy every time i walk down here. i won't walk down here at night anymore. more »
It is a nice walk in a very pretty city. The upper part of State St. is closed off to traffic so restaurants can have lots of outdoor dining. We enjoyed that section. more »
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