Crocodile Restaurant & Bar at the  Lemon Tree Inn


The Crocodile Restaurant is one of the finest places to relax and rejuvenate. The Atmosphere and Decor are Modern Italian and Californian. Hidden just off the Lobby in The Lemon Tree Inn, Crocodile has become Santa Barbara's Secret Local's Haunt.

Clientele watch the Chef in Action and Fire from our Display Kitchen as our crew creates delicious and Tantalizing Fare.

At  The Cocktail Bar you can discretely catch up with conversation and drinks and enjoy sports or other features on our High-Definition televisions.

Dining is also available outdoors, or in our Bar area. In addition to our menus found on the Website pages, Our Chef creates Daily extra menu items to take advantage of the availability of local produce and seafood Seasonally.

The Crocodile kitchens provision all In-Room Dining and all Catering for events and meetings at the Hotel.

Our dining room and restroom is fully wheelchair accessible from the parking lot, and our staff are happy to make any necessary seating accommodations.

Please contact us at 805 687-6444 for a reservation or information.


Breakfast 9:00am-11:00am
Lunch 11:00am-2:30pm
Happy Hour 4:00-6:00pm
Dinner 4:00pm-9:30pm

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Crocodile Restaurant

Crocodile Restaurant

Gourmet Italian dining and California Cuisine. more

Te Bar


Cocktails or dining in our lounge. more

The Patio


Indoor and outdoor seating is available. more

Happy Hour


... a great place for meetings or social occasions.