Specialty Retailers

Central Coast Specialty Foods

Central Coast Specialty Foods showcases high quality local and imported specialty foods, offering charcuterie, gourmet cheeses, a full-service deli, exotic meats and local beers and wines. Catering available. Mon–Wed 10am–6pm, Thu–Fri 10am–7pm, Sat 10am–6pm and Sun 10am–4pm. 115 E. College Avenue, Ste. 10, Lompoc; 805 717-7675; CentralCoastSpecialtyFoods.com
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Chocolate Maya

Chocolate Maya scours the world for pure, luscious chocolates and offers incredible savory bars, truffles, bonbons and gift baskets as well as a wide choice of organic and fair-trade chocolate products. Monday–Friday 10am–6pm, Saturday 10am–5pm, Sunday 10am–4pm. 15 W. Gutierrez St., Santa Barbara. 805 965-5956; ChocolateMaya.com
 
Grapeseed Company
The Grapeseed Company creates botanical spa and skin care products handcrafted from the byproduct of wine plus antioxidant-rich local and organic ingredients. Located at 21 W. Ortega St., Santa Barbara and open 11am–6pm Mon–Sat. Closed Sun. 805 456-3655; TheGrapeSeedcompany.com

Here’s the Scoop
Here’s the Scoop offers the finest gelato and sorbet made fresh daily from local farms and farmers market fruit. They specialize in seasonal flavors as well as traditional Italian flavors. Monday–Thursday 1–9pm. Friday–Saturday noon–10pm and Sun noon–9pm. 1187 Coast Village Rd., Montecito. 805 969-7020; ScoopSB.com

il Fustino
Purveyors of the finest and freshest olive oils, specialty oils, and vinegars attainable in today’s market. All oils are grown and milled in California. il Fustino products are secured from small boutique growers and provide unparallelled taste. Located at 3401 State St. Santa Barbara. Coming soon to the Santa Barbara Public Market at 38 W. Victoria St., Santa Barbara. 805 845-3521; ilFustino.com
 
Isabella Gourmet Foods
A boutique artisan grocery combing the down home charm of a New England general store with an upscale boutique setting. Open Mon–Fri 9am–6pm; Sat 10am–6pm; Sun 11am–5pm. 5 E. Figueroa St., Santa Barbara; 805 585-5257; IsabellaGourmetFoods.com
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Juice Ranch
 Santa Barbara’s 100% organic, raw, locally sourced, glass-bottled, cold-pressed daily juice shop. Featuring farm-to-bottle seasonal juices, cleanses and elixir shots designed by nature. Mon–Sat 7:30am–6pm; Sun 9am–6pm. 33 Parker Way, Santa Barbara. 6533 Trigo Rd, Isla Vista and 2847 Agoura Rd, Westlake Village; 805 845-4657; JuiceRanch.com
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McConnell’s Fine Ice Creams
McC’s was founded in Santa Barbara in 1949 with one goal: to make the finest ice cream in the world. Seventy years later, the dream is alive. Authentic, handcrafted ice creams, made with love by people obsessed with getting it right. 728 State St., downtown Santa Barbara; McConnells.com

Olive Hill Farm
Gus Sousoures has been making his olive oils for many years in the Santa Ynez valley and now you can taste and buy them, along with other oils, vinegars and gourmet food products at his cozy store in Los Olivos. Open daily 11am–5:00pm. 2901 Grand Ave, Los Olivos; 805 693-0700; OliveHillfarm.com

Plum Goods
Santa Barbara’s own eco-chic boutique offering handcrafted, fair trade, upcycled, simply inspired gifts, goods, furniture,
lighting and art. Winner of Best Gift Store in SB! Open Mon–Fri 10am–6pm; Sat 10am–7pm; Sun 11am–5pm. 909 State St., Santa Barbara; 805 845-3900; PlumGoodsStore.com
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Tecolote Bookstore
 Tecolote Bookstore is an independent bookstore located in the upper village of Montecito at 1470 East Valley Rd.. Open Mon–Fri 10am–5:30pm, Sat 10am–5pm, closed Sun. 805 969-4977
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Valley Brewers
 This local, independent shop supplies everything needed not only for home brewing, but for home winemaking and cheese making. They also offer classes and have a popular homebrewers club with monthly meetings. Open Wed–Sat 10am–6pm, Sun 10am–4pm and Mon 10am–6pm. 515 Fourth Pl., Solvang; 805 691-9159; ValleyBrewers.com
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