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Altamirano’s Tantalizing Tacos Roll Up to Isla Vista

Tanner Walker Science & Tech Editor The taco truck is perhaps the most ubiquitous of food trucks. Long before the current renaissance of gourmet and hipster...

Great Places to Eat Around Isla Vista

Lucas Ryden Beat Reporter As an incoming freshman at UCSB, why worry about food when you’ve got pre-paid, all-you-can-eat meals at the dining commons, right?  Wrong. Unfortunately,...

Craft Ramen Redefines the Soup for UCSB Students

Eric Long To the average student, the word “ramen” conjures images of cheap and processed packets of salt; ramen is not a meal, but a...

Yerba Mate, an Essential Item for UCSB Students

Madison Hallam Staff Writer Yerba. The Yerb. Mate. Whatever you call it, the product is the same: a drink made from the natural leaves of rainforest...

Searching for the Best Fries at IV Deli

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor With its teal signage, rickety glass doors plastered with deals, and perpetual smell of grease and meat, IV Deli Mart is...

Meet Sophie Xu, The Businesswoman Behind Your Favorite Local Asian Restaurants

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor If you’re a fan of Asian food in Isla Vista and Goleta, chances are you’ve seen Sophie Xu one way or...

The Gelato Festival Brings Frozen, Dairy-Free Treats to Santa Barbara

Ziqiang Zhao The Gelato Festival came to Santa Barbara to celebrate a classic European dessert from Oct. 20-Oct. 22. The fairly small festival took place in...

The Tea on Tea Tea

Annie Huang Staff Writer The selection of boba available in Isla Vista has been saddening to many for a while. Fortunately, this situation is being shaken...

Global Night Market Brings Food From Around the World to UCSB

Lauren Luna Staff Writer Last Friday night, the International Student Association hosted its very first Global Night Market. Storke Plaza came alive with a medley of...

Kol’s Cafe Brings a Touch of France to Isla Vista

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Photos by Veronica Arvizo, Staff Photographer While walking around Isla Vista, you might do a double take and realize that Crushcakes has been...