Los Olivos is a charming, small town located approximately 30 miles north of Santa Barbara. A lovely drive on a winding road gets you there in a little over a half hour, depending on traffic. It's a hot spot for wineries and vineyards. In fact, there are several dozen wine tasting rooms dotting just a few short blocks.
And, of course, you know what goes well with wine, don't you?
That's right: food! Although lesser known for its restaurants, Los Olivos is home to a shockingly varied (and delicious) assortment of dining options. From breakfast to lunch to dinner and beyond, explore this list of the 10 best restaurants in the area to find your favorite flavors.
If you are in the mood for a burger, there are several good options including the Los Olivos Cafe and Sides Hardware and Shoes. Both serve up a large burger with all the trimmings and are great date night restaurants. Don't forget to make a reservation!
For those of you with a powerful sweet tooth, Los Olivos happens to be the headquarters of the most delicious cupcake shop on the Central Coast. Pop into Enjoy Cupcakes to enjoy delicious baked cakes with spectacular flavor profiles, like vanilla marscapone chardonnay and caramel pinot.