Reservations (805) 688-7770

Welcome to the Ballard Inn & Restaurant

The Ballard Inn Restaurant is open to the public

Dinner: Wednesday - Sunday 5:00 PM -9:00 PM

Reservations suggested.    



Under new ownership, The Ballard Inn is being revitalized with exciting changes on the horizon.

In the heart of the Santa Ynez Valley, just minutes from Los Olivos, Santa Ynez and Solvang, the  restaurant at The Ballard Inn delivers an award-winning Ballard, California wine country experience by combining warm and inviting accommodations, attentive staff, and gourmet cuisine.  

Set against the quaint and scenic vineyards and orchards in the heart of the Santa Barbara County’s renowned wine country—our AAA four diamond rated Ballard, California wine country inn is the perfect weekend getaway or business retreat. 


Featuring globally inspired cuisine and delectable local wines—The Ballard Inn restaurant serves an award-winning and sophisticated  dining experience. 

Ballard celebrates its Western roots and invites you to have the vacation of your dreams and gallop through orchards on horseback, indulge in a wine tasting tour, or break the clubs out at the celebrated Alisal and La Purisima golf courses.

Whether you’re looking for a romantic outing, family reunion, or small business retreat, The Ballard Inn provides a variety of accommodations and activities.

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