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Tuesday: 5pm – 10pm
Wednesday: 5pm – 10pm
Thursday: 5pm – 10pm
Friday: 5pm – 1030pm
Saturday: 5pm – 1030pm
Sunday: Brunch Only 11am – 3pm
Monday: Closed

Happy Hour

Wednesday – Saturday: 430 – 630pm


Sunday: 11am – 3pm


129 East Anapamu St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101


Events Inquiry

Special Events

The Little Door restaurants are notable for private, wine tasting, receptions and corporate events that desire a more intimate ambiance. Our goal is to exceed guest expectations, and to create exquisite memories that satisfy the need to experience the eating occasion and connect with the atmosphere.

  • Chef's Table
    10 max
  • The Patio
    20 max
  • The Bar
    15 max
  • Cocktail Reception
    40-50 max
  • Main Room
    30 max
  • The Mezzanine
    34 max
  • Love Nook
    4 max
  • Restaurant Full Buyout
    80-100 max
  • Cocktail Reception
    100-150 max
Chef's Table

Chef Oscar Ledesma invites guests out of the dining room and into the kitchen for an intimate culinary experience. Take front row seats as he prepares, plates and presents each tailored dish. Using organic, seasonal and locally sourced ingredients to create customized courses that showcase the flare for harmonizing contemporary American fare with a nod to French-Mediterranean cuisine. Chef’s Table offers a rare look behind the scenes for a deeper connection to the farm to table experience.

Welcome to the Little Door

Located in Santa Barbara’s downtown district, with a charming outdoor patio overlooking the city’s Spanish Colonial architecture of the renowned Courthouse, THE LITTLE DOOR SANTA BARBARA offers a magical ambiance and sense of communion around the table, welcoming guests to a unique dining experience.

Executive chef Oscar Ledesma draws inspirations from the seasonal local farmer’s market ingredients and French Mediterranean flavors to accentuate his contemporary American fare. Inside the restaurant, guests will discover a romantic scene accompanied by our illustrious soundtrack and curated watercolor paintings. The wine-centric bar celebrates “joie de vivre” of wines from all regions including the central coast.