Buena Onda Empanadas | Restaurant in Santa Barbara

$ • Latin American, Caterers

724 E Haley St, Santa Barbara
(805) 679-3320


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Recent Reviews

If I could give this place 10 stars, I would. First. The empanadas are are scrumptious! Crispy outside with tender, juicy delicious fillings, with chimichurri on the side. I had a bottled Yerba mate, which I recommend. Next time I plan to order more empanadas to take home for later. Second, the staff were so kind. I had accidentally left my mask in the car so I'd rigged up a makeshift one with a cloth shopping bag I keep on my keychain. The lady who took my order discretely slipped...read full review
Empanadas fresh and ready here! * Wow, this place really set the bar for my day in Santa Barbara. First restaurant I ever been to in Santa Barbara and I knew I had to pick a good one. They have a perfect 5 star on Yelp and I wanted to see why. I got the 3 empanada + side combo $15. The empanadas were baked perfectly and STUFFED with goodness. They had a good crisp and weren't soggy. * Guacho empanada: beef brisket, potatoes, red onion, tomatoes. I started with this one first....read full review
I accidentally found this place trying to get to Hook & Press next door & I am so glad I did! We were on our way out of SB and I took a dozen empanadas ($45) to go. I chose half chicken and half Gaucho (shredded beef). That same day I ate one hours later cold and it was delicious with the Chimichurri sauce they give you. But the next day I heated them up per their instructions in the oven and they tasted like they were just made. It was flaky, buttery, and they don't skimp out...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 11AM - 8PM
Wednesday 11AM - 8PM
Thursday 11AM - 8PM
Friday 11AM - 9PM
Saturday 11AM - 9PM
Sunday 11AM - 3PM

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