Crocodile Restaurant & Bar at the  Lemon Tree Inn

Join us at the Crocodile for a Film Feast in honor of Santa Barbara's International Film Festival! We will be offering a special prix fixe menu from January 27-February 7 from 4:00-9:30pm. Check out our menu below and call ahead at (805) 687-6444 for your reservation today!

Take 1...Bacon Wrapped Prawns...Paired with Rusack Sauvignon Blanc

Take 2...Filet Mignon with Portabello Mushroom Demi Glaze, garnished with crumbled blue cheese, served with grilled vegetables & truffled mac n cheese...Paired with Qupe Syrah

Take 3...Triple Layer Chocolate Mousee Cake...Paired with Robert Hall Vintage Port

$35 per person...$50 with wine pairing


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.

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


Breakfast 7:00am-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.