1325 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 966-9676, info@opalrestaurantandbar.com
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Takeout and On-Site Dining: Dinner Menu

Takeout and On-Site Dining: Opal Favorite Martinis (only available for pickup or on-site dining)

Opal Martini…A Perfect “10”

15

tito’s vodka, tanqueray “10” gin, gorgonzola olive

Mandarin Ginger Cosmo

15

hanger one mandarin vodka, ginger, triple sec, cranberry, lime juice

Thai-Chee-Ni

14

chile-infused vodka, lychee puree

Opal Old Fashioned

13

makers mark bourbon, caramelized orange, cherry

Blackberry Jalapeno Margarita

13

ghost tequila, blackberry-jalapeno puree, lime juice, cuarenta y tres

The Clooney

13

cutler’s vodka, cranberry, brown sugar, cucumber, ginger, lemon

Blood Orange Greyhound

13

absolut vodka, blood orange, grapefruit

Yellow Jacket

15

vida mezcal, reposado tequila, agave honey, lemon juice, jalapeno

Watermelon Basil Margarita

14

Nosotros Blanco Tequila, Fresh Watermelon, Fresh Basil, Agave Nectar, Lime Juice

The Strawberry Blonde

14

Tito’s Vodka, Fresh Strawberry, lemon juice, Lime Juice, Mint

Blueberry Lemon Drop

14

Drake’s organic vodka, homemade blueberry syrup, fresh lemon Juice, sugar rim

Hot Buttered Bourbon

13

Bulleit Bourbon, housemade holiday spiced butter, whipped cream. cinnamon

Ginger Mint Paloma

$14

Nosotros reposado tequila, ginger, mint, agave nectar, fresh grapefruit and lime juice.

Passion Fruit Martini

$14

Vodka, Passoa passion fruit liqueur, fresh orange and pineapple juice

Takeout and On-Site Dining: Starters

Grilled Eggplant and Grilled Portobello Mushroom Salad

15.95

With Gourmet Greens, a Cilantro Infused Extra Virgin Olive OIl
and Goat Cheese Pesto Crostinis

Opal Classic Caesar Salad

11.95

With Fresh Grated Parmigiano Reggiano and Garlic Croutons

Mixed Gourmet Greens

10.95

With Red Tomatoes, Roasted Pinenuts and our Herb Vinaigrette

Pesto Sauteed Bay Scallop Salad

17.95

With Toasted Pinenuts and Fresh Grated Parmigiano Reggiano on a Baby Spinach Salad with our Roasted Garlic Dressing

  • Local's Favorite

Butter Lettuce with Gorgonzola

11.95

With Shaved Red Onions and our Herb Vinaigrette

Black-Pepper Crusted Ahi Tuna Seared Rare

15.95

With an Amazuki Ginger Cucumber Salad, Crispy Wontons and a Wasabi Cream

French Fried Portabello Mushrooms

12.95

With Gourmet Truffle Oil and a Balsamic Reduction

Pan Seared Fresh Crab Cake on a Sesame Beurre Blanc

16.95

Tender Wild Red Deepsea Crabmeat Cake, on a Sesame Beurre Blanc, a drizzle of Wasabi Cream, Fresh Mango Salsa and Crispy Potato strings

Shredded Phyllo Wrapped Tiger Prawns, Flash Fried Served with a Coconut Curry Dipping Sauce

16.95

On Napa Cabbage Salad with Mandarin Oranges, Toasted Almonds, Julienne Vegetables and our Sesame Asian Vinaigrette

pan seared fresh salmon soft tacos

17.95

warm flour tortillas, pico de gallo, guacamole, shredded red and green cabbage, queso fresco cheese

asian glazed crispy calamari

15.95

baby arugula, crispy asian rice noodles

Fresh Roasted Red Beets & Grilled Pears on Baby Arugula & Watercress

12.95

With Candied Pecans, Gorgonzola Cheese and our Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

Warm Slow Roasted Duck Confit on Portobello Mushroom Ravioli

14.95

With Toasted Macadamia Nuts and Sun-Dried Cherries in a Sage Brown Butter Sauce.

Pan Seared Fresh Sea Scallops on Warm Angel Hair Pasta

18.95

With Watercress, Avocado, and a Roasted Red Pepper Vinaigrette. Nightly specials available for Pickup or Outside Dining only

Weekly Soup Special: Homemade Spicy Chicken Tortilla Soup

10.95

With Diced Avocado, Aged Cheddar and Crispy Tortilla Strips. Nightly specials available for pickup or outside dining only

Starter Special: Housemade Puff Pastry Empanadas filled with Sautéed Curry Vegetables, with a mild Jalapeno Cilantro Aioli

14.95

On Gourmet Mixed Greens with our Herb Vinaigrette, Campari Tomatoes, and Fresh Shaved Parmigiano Reggiano

Takeout and On-Site Dining: Pizzas

tiger shrimp pizza

19.95

pesto, baby spinach, roasted red peppers, tomatoes, fresh grated parmigiano reggiano and pecorino cheese

smoked chicken pizza

17.95

smoked mozzarella and a chipotle glaze, tomatoes, shaved red onions, fresh cilantro

prosciutto & goat cheese pizza

18.95

garlic, spinach, pesto, tomatoes, shaved red onions and smoked mozzarella

wild mushroom pizza

16.95

pesto, goat cheese, smoked mozzarella, caramelized onions, red tomato. arugula, watercress, gourmet truffle sea salt

Homemade Gourmet Duck Confit Pizza- Cooked in our wood-burning pizza oven:

19.95

With Homemade Pesto, Caramelized Onion, Grilled Pear, Red Tomato, Fresh Thyme. Gorgonzola and Smoked Mozzarella Cheeses. 

Takeout and On-Site Dining: Fresh Seafood Entrees

Warm Seafood Salad on Fresh Baby Spinach and Gourmet Greens

20.95

With Sautéed Fresh Shrimp, Salmon, Bay Scallops and the Fresh Fish of the Day, Campari Tomatoes, Fresh Cilantro and Our Roasted Garlic Dressing

  • Local's Favorite
  • Entree Size

lemon grass crusted fresh salmon

29.95

thai curry sauce, sauteed julienne vegetables, caramelized apple & orange zest basmati rice

  • Local's Favorite

Blackened Sustainably Caught Fresh Chilean Seabass on a Mild Jalapeno Cilantro Cream Sauce

39.95

On a Fresh Herb Risotto, with Fresh Seasonal Vegetables, and finished with a Roasted Corn Wild Mushroom Salsa. Available for Pickup or On-site Dining only

Fresh Fish Special: Pan-Seared Fresh Wild King Salmon with a Dijon Zinfandel Cream Sauce

36.95

On Whipped Yukon Gold Potatoes with Fresh Seasonal Vegetables and a Sautéed Red Onion Portobello Mushroom Relish. Nightly specials available for On-Site dining only

Takeout and On-Site Dining: Pasta, Steak and Other Entrees

Grilled Chicken Scallopini Salad Rolled with Goat Cheese and Pesto

18.95

On a Salad of Baby Arugula and Watercress with Avocado, Tomatoes and our Herb Vinaigrette

  • Entree Size

Sauteed Chicken on Penne Pasta with a Homemade Chipotle Cream

18.95

With Caramelized Onions, Tomatoes, Roasted Red Peppers, Sweet Basil and Fresh Grated Parmigiano Reggiano (may be ordered Gluten Free, with a Corn-based Fusilli Pasta)

  • Local's Favorite
  • Spicy

Homemade Basil Fettuccine with Sauteed Tiger Shrimp

19.95

With Homemade Pesto, Tomatoes, Fire Roasted Red Pepper and Smoked Mozzarella Cream Sauce

  • Gluten Free Option

vegetable napoleon

18.95

gorgonzola potato cake, wild mushrooms grilled portobello mushroom, grilled eggplant, sauteed garlic spinach, grilled polenta, roasted red peppers, roasted tomato sauce, fresh grated parmigiano Reggiano

wild mushroom risotto

19.95

fresh asparagus, artichokes toasted walnuts, freshly grated parmigiano reggiano cream & truffle oil

honey glazed roasted duck

29.95

butternut squash risotto, baby roasted root vegetables, port wine demi glace

pasilla chile filet mignon

6 oz 34.95, 9 oz 43.95

whipped truffle butter yukon potatoes, smoked mozzarella, pesto stuffed grilled pasilla chile, roasted garlic & wild mushroom

  • Local's Favorite
  • Spicy

Herb Grilled Filet Mignon

6 oz 34.95, 9 oz 43.95

With Whipped Truffle Butter Yukon Potatoes, Sauteed Broccoli & Green Beans and a Port Wine-Marsala and Wild Mushroom Cream Sauce

  • Local's Favorite

opal’s paella

29.95

bay scallops, tiger prawns, chicken, chorizo sausage*, saffron rice, tomatoes, cilantro and anaheim chiles, in a garlic herb broth

  • Spicy

grilled new zealand lamb chops

37.95

sauteed garlic spinach, whipped yukon potatoes, rosemary & sweet onion zinfandel sauce

grilled chicken marsala

22.95

sauteed wild mushrooms, herb risotto, seasonal vegetables, tomato marsala cream sauce

Sauteed Chicken Picatta on Penne Pasta

18.95

Lemon Beurre Blanc, Tomatoes, Sautéed Garlic, Capers, Cilantro, Fresh Grated Parmigiano Reggiano (may be ordered Gluten Free, with a Corn-based Fusilli Pasta)

Sautéed Filet Mignon Tips on Spicy Angel Hair Pasta Pomodoro

26.95

With Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Fresh Tomatoes, Wild Mushrooms, Roasted Garlic, Sweet Basil, Fresh Herbs and Fresh Grated Parmigiano Reggiano

14 oz. Grilled Ribeye Steak.

43.95

With Tuscan Style White Beans, a Garlic Herb Butter and Sauteed Fresh Vegetables.

Takeout and On-Site Dining: Desserts

“Like Water for Chocolate” Surprise

12.95

Hint: Belgian Callebaut Dark Chocolate and Raspberries

Tiramisu

12.95

An Italian Favorite with Mascarpone, Espresso Soaked Ladyfingers and Dark Chocolate

Dark Chocolate Pecan Tart

11.95

With Fresh Whipped Cream and a Vanilla Bean Creme Anglaise

Cheesecake Special: Homemade Citrus Cheesecake

12.95

With a fresh Berry Coulis

Takeout and On-Site Dining: Kids Menu

kid’s pizza

11.95

with opal’s housemade roasted tomato sauce and mozzarella

kid’s pasta

11.95

penne pasta, choice of alfredo sauce, butter sauce, or opal’s roasted tomato sauce