Kid-Friendly Brunch Spots in Santa Barbara

Kid-Friendly Brunch Spots in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is an amazing getaway for experiencing the beach. With all the places to go and see, your kids are sure to enjoy Santa Barbara as much as you do. Now, let's make sure you can give the kiddos an enjoyable brunch dining experience while in Santa Barbara. The following are some of the best kid-friendly brunch spots in Santa Barbara.

On The Alley

If you are looking for delicious, simple brunch for the kids, On The Alley is the place to be. Located in a tucked away spot suited to its name, this restaurant has a loyal following of patrons because of its hearty, good food. The portion sizes are more than adequate, and the atmosphere is casual and inviting. If you've got a picky eater on your hands, you'll be happy to know that On The Alley serves lunch options during breakfast and brunch. Classic brunch served up well is all the more reason this spot is one of the best kid-friendly brunch spots in Santa Barbara.


Kids love the beach just as much as us adults, and they'll enjoy their brunch even more eating brunch overlooking the harbor at Sambo's. Located on Cabrillo Boulevard, this restaurant offers breakfast and brunch as well as lunch and dinner. With their all-day breakfast and brunch, Sambo's offers numerous eating options for even the most finicky of eaters. Let's not forget the complimentary muffins served table-side with every order for the kiddos to munch on while they wait for their brunch. The bright-colored walls, and the comfortable atmosphere is perfect for families with children of all ages.

Crushcakes & Cafe

Brunch and cake? Your kids can have both at the Anacapa Street located Crushcakes & Cafe in Santa Barbara. From breakfast nachos to the brioche French toast, Crushcakes & Cake is known for their full menu that includes breakfast and lunch daily specials perfect for when the kids don't necessarily want brunch food. While the kids are chowing down on their brunch, you'll be happy to know that Crushcakes & Cafe uses only the freshest local and seasonal ingredients. While the brunch here is good, the kids will most likely be drawn to the assortment of freshly prepared cupcakes and other deserts on display.

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