VIVA Santa Barbara

LUNCH MENU

 

STARTERS

GUACAMOLE & SALSA | avocado, onions, cilantro, serrano chile, radish, cotija, just-made chips 9

TUNA CEVICHE | ahi tuna, citrus soy sauce, cucumber, avocado, chile, red onion, sesame seeds, smoked chile aioli 14

NACHOS | just-made chips tossed in our adobo sauce, beans, cotija cheese, crema, pico de gallo, guacamole 9

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

SHORT RIB NACHOS | just-made chips tossed in our adobo sauce, beans, cotija cheese, crema, pico de gallo, guacamole 12

POKE TUNA TACOS | four crispy wonton tacos with ahi tuna, radish, wasabi cream 12

ROASTED PAPILLA PEPPERS WITH CHEESE | rajas con queso, served with tortilla chips 10

SOUPS 

CUP 5 BOWL 9

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

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

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

SALADS

SHRIMP AVOCADO SALAD | shrimp, arugula, grapefruit and orange segments, roma tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette 14 GF

CHICKEN CAESAR SALAD | chicken, chopped romaine, croutons, caesar dressing, parmesan cheese 14

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

SOUTHWESTERN CHICKEN SALAD | chicken, mixed greens, tomatoes, roasted corn, black beans, avocado, tortilla strips, chipotle barbecue ranch dressing 14

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

CASA SALAD | mixed greens, cucumbers, tomatoes, carrots, croutons 8 V

 

FAJITAS PLATTER

TORTILLAS MADE FRESH DAILY

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

SHRIMP FAJITAS | shrimp, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 16

FILET MIGNON FAJITAS | filet mignon, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 19

CHICKEN FAJITAS | chicken, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 12

SALMON FAJITAS | salmon, sauteed bell peppers, caramelized onions, crema, guacamole 18

TACOS

BAJA TACOS | negra modelo battered, or grilled local white fish, shaved cabbage, crema fresca, shriracha aioli, pico de gallo 14

CHICKEN TACOS | spicy shredded or grilled chicken, shaved cabbage, crema fresca, chipotle sauce 12 GF

FILET MIGNON TACOS | filet mignon street tacos, onions, cilantro, tres-chiles salsa 15 GF

SHORT RIB TACOS | negra modelo braised short ribs (costilla), onions, cilantro, tres-chiles salsa 13

PORK BELLY TACOS | braised tender pork, shaved cabbage, pickled onion salsa and tres-chiles salsa 13 GF

AL PASTOR TACOS | spit roasted pork, shaved cabbage, grilled pineapple salsa 13 GF

BRAISED LAMB TACOS | braised lamb, onions, cilantro, feta cheese, fresh tomatillo salsa 16 GF

CHEF’S CARNE TACOS | served with one of each: chicken taco, spit-roasted pork taco, and braised short rib taco 16 GF


FLATBREADS

SERVED ON A BAKED WHOLE WHEAT TORTILLA

SPINACH & MUSHROOM FLATBREAD | spinach, mushrooms, tomatoes, jack cheese 9

CHICKEN FLATBREAD | spicy shredded chicken, avocado, chipotle crema 11

PORK BELLY FLATBREAD | 72-hour braised pork, jack cheese, avocado, cabbage, pickled onion salsa, guacamole, tres-chiles salsa 12

AL PASTOR FLATBREAD | spit roasted pork with grilled pineapple salsa 11

SHORT RIB FLATBREAD | short ribs braised in negra modelo with onions, cilantro, avocado, tres-chiles salsa 12

VEGGIE FLATBREAD | butternut squash, swiss chard, kale, poblano rajas, onions, jack cheese 10

SPECIALTIES, SANDWICHES & BURGERS

ALL SANDWICHES AND BURGERS COME WITH YOUR CHOICE OF HAND-CUT FRIES OR SIDE CAESAR SALAD

CHIPOTLE BARBECUE RIBS | 1/2 rack of baby back pork ribs, chipotle barbecue sauce, guacamole, coleslaw, fries 16

SHORT RIB SANDWICH | braised in negra modelo with onions, cilantro, salsa, chipotle barbecue sauce, guacamole, coleslaw, brioche bun 14

GRINGO BACON CHEESEBURGER | 1/4 lb angus beef patty, bacon, lettuce, tomato, pickled onions, chipotle mayo, brioche bun 14

SEARED AHI TUNA SANDWICH | seared ahi tuna, avocado, lettuce, and sriracha mayo, wasabi cream, brioche bun 14

BAJA FISH & CHIPS | negra modelo battered local white fish, hand-cut fries, spicy chipotle tartar sauce 16

SHRIMP & CRAB ENCHILADA | dungeness crab, rock shrimp, jack cheese, poblano rice, tomatillo cream sauce 18 GF

BURRITOS & QUESADILLAS

SERVED IN A WARM FLOUR TORTILLA WITH A SIDE OF OUR HOUSE-MADE SALSA

ADD SALSA TOMATILLO OR GUAJILLO ADOBO FOR BURRITO MOJADO”(WET) 3

AL PASTOR BURRITO | spit roasted pork, beans, rice, red onion, jack cheese, grilled pineapple salsa, crema 11

SHORT RIB QUESADILLA | short ribs braised in negra modelo with onions, cilantro, tres-chiles salsa 13

CHICKEN BURRITO | spicy shredded chicken, beans, rice, red onion, jack cheese, crema 13

AL PASTOR QUESADILLA | spit roasted pork with grilled pineapple salsa 12

SHORT RIB BURRITO | short ribs braised in negra modelo, beans, rice, red onion, jack cheese, tres-chiles salsa, crema 14

CHICKEN QUESADILLA | spicy shredded tinga chicken, chipotle crema 12

VEGITARIAN LUNCH MENU

STARTERS & SHARED

SIGNATURE GUACAMOLE & SALSA | avocado, cilantro, onions, serrano chile, radish, cotija, just-made chips, salsa 9

VEGGIE FLATBREAD | butternut squash, swiss chard, kale, poblano rajas, onions, jack cheese 10

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

ROASTED PAPILLA PEPPERS WITH CHEESE | rajas con queso, served with tortilla chips 10

SPINACH & MUSHROOM FLATBREAD | spinach, mushrooms, tomatoes, jack cheese 9

SALADS

CAESAR SALAD | chopped romaine, croutons, caesar dressing, parmesan cheese 10

SOUTHWESTERN SALAD | mixed greens, tomatoes, roasted corn, black beans, avocado, tortilla strips, served with chipotle barbecue ranch dressing 12

CASA SALAD | mixed greens, cucumbers, tomatoes, carrots, croutons 8

SPINACH SALAD | baby spinach, blackberries, feta cheese, caramelized walnuts, apple cider vinaigrette 12 GF

KALE SALAD | rainbow kale, green apple, candied walnuts, goat cheese, apple cider vinaigrette 12 GF

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

ENTREES

SUCCOTASH TACOS | sauteed corn, zucchini, rajas, onions and tomatoes, tomatillo sauce, queso fresco, crema, served with rice & beans or side caesar salad 12 GF

CAULIFLOWER STEAK | marinated and grilled cauliflower steak, butternut squash, roasted brussel sprouts served over sunflower seed risotto 16 GF

SANTA BARBARA QUESADILLA | butternut squash, swiss chard, kale, poblano rajas, onions, jack cheese 13

VEGGIE BURRITO | butternut squash, swiss chard, rainbow kale, poblano rajas, onions, jack cheese, beans, crema, and your choice of rice or quinoa 10

NACHOS | just-made chips tossed in our adobo sauce, beans, cotija cheese, crema, pico de gallo, guacamole 9

VEGGIE BURGER | veggie patty, lettuce, tomato, pickled onions, roasted peppers, chile de arbol chimichurri, brioche bun with a side caesar salad 13

FARMER’S MARKET ENCHILADA | farmer’s market vegetables, monterey jack cheese, roasted poblano rajas, mexican rice, adobo sauce, crema 16 GF

gluten free ~ GF vegetarian ~ V

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