Dinner Menu - VIVA Santa Barbara

DINNER MENU

 

STARTERS & SHARED

SIGNATURE GUACAMOLE & SALSA | avocado, cilantro, onions, serrano chile, radish, cotija, just-made chips, salsa 11

JALAPENO BRUSSEL SPROUTS | modelo beer battered, served with jalapeno ranch 12

PORK BELLY QUESADILLA | braised pork, jack cheese, pickled onions, guacamole, tres-chiles salsa 14

NACHOS | just-made chips tossed in our adobo sauce, tinga chicken, beans, cotija cheese, crema, pico de gallo, guacamole 11 ADD chicken 2, ADD short rib 3

TUNA TARTARE | ahi tuna, fresh avocado, radish, pickled ginger, crispy plantains 16

ROASTED PAPILLA PEPPERS WITH CHEESE | rajas con queso, served with tortilla chips 12

MUSSELS | your choice of white wine-garlic broth, or chipotle spicy tomato sauce, garlic cheese bread 16

POKE TUNA TACOS | four crispy wonton tacos with ahi tuna, radish, wasabi cream 16

SOUPS

CUP 6 BOWL 10

CHICKEN TORTILLA SOUP | pasilla-ancho infused chicken broth, chicken, avocado, jack cheese, kale, and house-made tortilla strips

VEGETARIAN SOUP OF THE DAY | ask your server about our house-made vegetarian soup

ALBONDIGAS SOUP | traditional angus beef meatballs, zucchini, squash, celery, onions, carrots, corn, rich broth

SALADS

SOUTHWESTERN CHICKEN SALAD | chicken, mixed greens, tomatoes, roasted corn, black beans, avocado, tortilla strips, served with chipotle barbecue ranch dressing 17

CAESAR SALAD | chopped romaine, croutons, caesar dressing, parmesan cheese 12 V

SHRIMP AVOCADO SALAD | shrimp, arugula, grapefruit and orange segments, roma tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette 17

SPINACH SALMON SALAD | salmon, baby spinach, blackberries, feta cheese, caramelized walnuts, apple cider vinaigrette 18

CASA SALAD | mixed greens, cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, carrots, croutons 11

SPINACH SALMON SALAD | baby spinach, blackberries, feta cheese, caramelized walnuts, apple cider vinaigrette 16

ROASTED BEET SALAD | baby arugula, layered red and golden beets, feta cheese, candied walnuts, tomatoes, pear, balsamic vinaigrette 14

CEVICHE

AHI TUNA CEVICHE | atun nikkei, soy citrus, cucumber, avocado, chile, onions, sesame seeds, smoked chile aioli 17

PERUANO CEVICHE | red snapper, ginger-lime sauce, aji-amarillo peppers, red onion, sweet potato, cucumber, fresno chile 15

CALIFORNIA CEVICHE | local white sea bass, tomatillo-serrano sauce, jicama, pineapple, onions, avocado, pickled cabbage 16

CEVICHE SAMPLER | ceviche california, ceviche peruano and ceviche atun nikkei, served with tortilla or plantain chips 28

PAELLA

TRADITIONAL PAELLA | spanish rice, bell peppers, onions, peas, mussels, shrimp, salmon, chicken, chorizo 27

SEAFOOD PAELLA | spanish rice, bell peppers, onions, peas, mussels, shrimp, salmon 25

SALMON PAELLA | spanish rice, fresh salmon, bell peppers, onions, peas 23

VEGGIE PAELLA | bell peppers, onions, zucchini, yellow squash, asparagus, portobello mushroom, tomatillo rajas white rice 21

 

TACOS

SIDE OF RICE & BEANS. CAULIFLOWER TORTILLAS OR LETTUCE CUPS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

CHICKEN TACOS | spicy shredded or grilled chicken, shaved cabbage, crema fresca, chipotle sauce 14

BAJA TACOS | negra modelo battered, or grilled local white fish, shaved cabbage, crema fresca, sriracha aioli, pico de gallo 15

PORK BELLY TACOS | braised tender pork, shaved cabbage, pickled onion salsa and tres-chiles salsa 15

FILET MIGNON TACOS | filet mignon, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 18

BRAISED SHORT RIB TACOS | negra modelo braised short ribs (costilla), onions, cilantro, tres-chiles salsa 16

SPIT ROASTED PORK TACOS | al pastor, shaved cabbage, grilled pineapple salsa 16

BRAISED LAMB TACOS | braised lamb, onions, cilantro, feta cheese, fresh tomatillo salsa 17

CHEF’S CARNE TACOS | served with one of each: |chicken taco, spit roasted pork taco, and braised short rib taco 18

FAJITAS

TORTILLAS MADE FRESH DAILY ~ CORN, FLOUR, OR CAULIFLOWER TORTILLAS

OUR FAMOUS FAJITAS INCLUDE A SIDE OF RICE & BEANS, WITH YOUR CHOICE OF :  SIDE OF RICE & BEANS OR CAESAR SALAD. CAULIFLOWER TORTILLAS ($2) OR LETTUCE CUPS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST ~ COMBO FAJITAS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

CHICKEN FAJITAS | chicken, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 18

SALMON FAJITAS | salmon, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 22

SHRIMP FAJITAS | shrimp, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 20

FILET MIGNON | tender filet mignon, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 24

FAJITA COMBO ESPECIAL | chicken, shrimp, filet 26

ENTREES

SEA BASS | marinated in serrano chimichurri, sauteed spinach, coconut rice & sliced avocado, with roasted tomato habanero sauce 29

BLACK ANGUS FILET | 8 oz. center-cut filet, herb mashed potatoes, wild mushroom-carrot ragout, guajillo red wine reduction 30

GRINGO BACON CHEESE BURGER | 1/4 lb. angus beef patty, bacon, lettuce, tomato, red onion, chipotle mayo, brioche bun, fries 15

ANGUS BEEF RIB EYE | 16 oz. grilled perfection, brussel sprouts, oven roasted potatoes, chimichurri, tequila peppercorn sauce 28 

SESAME CRUSTED SALMON | salmon, chipotle mashed potato cakes, asparagus, wasabi cream 24

SHRIMP & CRAB ENCHILADA | dungeness crab, rock shrimp, monterey jack, creamy poblano rice, poblano-tomatillo cream sauce 21 GF

BABY BACK RIBS | 1/2 rack of baby back pork ribs, chipotle barbecue sauce, coleslaw, fries 23

BAJA FISH AND CHIPS | negra modelo battered local white fish, hand-cut fries, spicy chipotle tartar sauce 17

BRAISED SHORT RIBS | boneless braised short ribs, potato puree, sauteed chayote squash, organic baby carrots, spinach 25

FARMER’S MARKET ENCHILADA | farmer’s market vegetables, monterey jack cheese, roasted poblano rajas, rice, adobo sauce, crema 19

VEGETARIAN DINNER MENU

GUACAMOLE & SALSA | avocado, onions, cilantro, serrano chile, radish, cotija, just-made chips 11

VEGETARIAN SOUP OF THE DAY | ask your server about our house-made vegetarian soup | cup 6 bowl 10

ROASTED PAPILLA PEPPERS WITH CHEESE | rajas con queso, served with tortilla chips 12

CAESAR SALAD | chopped romaine, croutons, caesar dressing, parmesan cheese 12

SUCCATOSH TACOS | sauteed corn, zucchini, rajas, onions and tomatoes, tomatillo sauce, queso fresco 16

CAULIFLOWER STEAK | marinated and grilled cauliflower steak, butternut squash, roasted brussel sprouts served over sunflower seed risotto 20

GARDEN BURGER | veggie patty with lettuce, tomato, onion, roasted peppers, chile de arbol chimichurri, served on a brioche bun 14

VEGGIE FLATBREAD | butternut squash, swiss chard, kale, poblano rajas, onions, jack cheese 12

ROASTED BEET SALAD | baby arugula, red and golden beets, feta, candied walnuts, tomatoes, pear, balsamic vinaigrette 16

SOUTHWESTERN SALAD | mixed greens, tomatoes, roasted corn, black beans, avocado, tortilla strips, chipotle barbecue ranch dressing 15

SPINACH & MUSHROOM FLATBREAD | spinach, mushroom, tomatoes, jack cheese 13

NACHOS | just-made chips tossed in our adobo sauce, beans, cotija cheese, crema, pico de gallo, guacamole 11

SANTA BARBARA QUESADILLA | butternut squash swiss chard, kale, poblano rajas, onions, jack cheese 16

VEGGIE BURRITO | butternut squash, swiss chard, rainbow kale, poblano rajas, onions, jack cheese, beans, rice, crema 16

 

GF  –  gluten   |   V  –  Vegetarian

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