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    175 Years of History in Santa Barbara County, CA

  • produce in boxes

    Sustainable Produce

  • beef on grill

    Family Ranch Raised Beef

  • casa

    Historic Ranch House – the “Casa”

Welcome to Rancho San Julian

Our family has been working this land for over 175 years…     We are eager to share its unique story with you.

Nestled in the heart of Santa Barbara County, Rancho San Julian has the distinction of being one of the last, great Spanish-Mexican land grants that remains in the family of the original grantee.

Family Ranch Raised Beef

Environmentally Sustainable Beef from Santa Barbara, California

  • Cattle are all born and raised on Rancho San Julian, never fed corn or soy
  • 100% Grass-Fed Beef

Farmer’s Markets

Farmer’s Markets

Santa Barbara Farmers Market

  • SATURDAY: Santa Barbara St. & Cota St. 8:30-12:30
  • TUESDAY:  State St. and Haley St. 3:00-6:30

Santa Monica Farmers Market

  • WEDNESDAY: 2nd and Arizona Ave. 8:30-1:30

As Seen In…

Saveur, Los Angeles Times Magazine, Santa Barbara Magazine, C Magazine, Edible Santa Barbara, and the Santa Barbara Independent


Upcoming Events

Join us for an early evening dinner on my family’s historic homestead, Rancho San Julian, on the night of the Hunter’s Full Moon, October 27th 2015. Enjoy a gourmet meal prepared from food grown and raised on the ranch, as well as local wines from our neighbors down the road. Come celebrate the end of the summer’s crop and the beginning of fall!