Les Marchands is a labor of love for a team of professionals dedicated to providing a unique experience and access to wine producers with history, character, and veracity. Their backgrounds, travel journals, knowledge and passion have inspired a fresh and dynamic vision for retail, dining, and education located in the heart of Santa Barbara’s downtown Funk Zone, and part of the Urban Wine Trail.

Whether picking out a bottle from our shop or stopping off at the tasting bar for some share plates and a glass, Les Marchands sets out to prove that a world-class food and wine experience can exist in a relaxing atmosphere, free of intimidation.

This is a reception location.

Pricing: $$$

Site Fees: 

  • Food and Beverage minimums range in price depending on the day of the week and season.
  • Food and Beverage minimums must be met prior to 22% service charge and 7.75% tax.
  • If the Food and Beverage minimum is not met the remaining balance is charged as a site fee.

Type of Venue: 

  • Bachelor
  • Bachelorette Party
  • Elopement
  • Indoor and Outdoor space
  • Private Event
  • Reception
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Restaurant
  • Wine Bar

Areas available for rent:

  • For private events, Les Merchands can accommodate up to 42  guests inside, 25 on the patio and for a private seated dinner or up to 65 guests for a standing reception. 
  • For semi-private large party reservations, Les Marchands patio can accommodate up to 25 guests; the dining room can accommodate a maximum of 18 guests.

Time Allotments: Hours of operation are from 11:00am – 11:00pm, daily

Restrooms on site: Yes

Parking available: Yes 

Alcohol policy: 

  • It is our policy at Les Marchands to support all state and local laws regarding the sale of alcoholic beverages.
  • If an individual cannot provide a valid ID, no service of liquor, beer or wine will be made.


  • Contract

  • Deposit

  • Reservation with Credit Card

  • Same day load in and load out

Cancelation Policy:

  • :If notification is received less than thirty (30) days in advance of your function, you and your organization will be responsible for payment in full of the food and beverage minimum.

Contact Information:

  • NAME: Sarah Zwisler
  • EMAIL: events@lesmarchandswine.com
  • PHONE: 805 705 8895
  • WEBSITE: http://www.lesmarchandswine.com
  • ADDRESS: 131 Anacapa Street, SB, CA 93101