Even wine lovers who make the trek to Santa Barbara for a vino-cation will want to take a cocktail break. Fortunately, the coastal city has a growing offering of watering holes where tourists and locals alike can enjoy a stiff drink. There are enough craft cocktail specialists and old favorites in and around this beachside town to make for a quality bar-hopping experience. From Pickletinis to fresh margaritas, here now are 14 places to drink well in Santa Barbara.
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; the latest data about the delta variant indicates that it may pose a low-to-moderate risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial transmission. The latest CDC guidance is here; find a COVID-19 vaccination site here.Read More