Dining services

Dining and Food Services

Feeding Our Campus Community

About Us

Our Food Services Department serves fresh, expertly created meals daily. See below for our different venues and hours of operation.

East Campus Cafeteria

Open Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m., Friday 7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Located in the Campus Center Building on East Campus. Serves Breakfast and Lunch including main course entrees, burgers, beverages, snacks ,coffee and bakery.

West Campus Snack Shop

Open Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Closed Friday
Here we serve bakery and coffee items, snacks, chips and candy, bottled and fountain drinks, as well as freshly made sandwiches and salads.

Campus Store

Please visit sbccbooks.com for our most up to date store hours. Thank you!

Store hours vary by time of semester.
Hours subject to change.


Please visit sbccbooks.com for our most up to date Starbucks hours. Thank you!
Store hours vary by time of semester.
Hours subject to change.

Campus Wide Options for Food and Beverages

  • Vending Machine Location: Administration Building 2nd Floor.  Machine Vendors require that machines be installed indoors only, our team is currently working on increasing machines campus wide and identifying those spaces.
  • Water Bottle Filling Stations: available in most buildings for water, please bring your own container or purchase a new water bottle at the Campus Store.
  • Coffee Cart: available at the Luria Library, hours are posted at their cart.

We Think Sustainably!
Ceramic plates are available free for in-house dining.
Purchase a REUSABLE GREEN CONTAINER that is washable and reuseable and save on the to-go container cost. We can wash your old ones for you and replace a new one with meal purchase. To-go utensils are also made of sustainable wood and are no longer providing customers with plastic utensils or straws.

Leave a suggestion or comment about any Vending Machine please call (805) 965-0581 ext. 4258.

Food Services Hours

East Cafeteria
Monday - Thursday

7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

West Cafeteria

Monday - Thursday:
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Closed Friday

Santa Barbara City College
721 Cliff Drive
Santa Barbara, CA 93109

Paul Miller
Director, Auxiliary Services
(805) 965-0581 ext. 4048