Recent Press


  • Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson honors Jeannine's as Small Business of the Year


Jeannine’s Mention: Jeannine’s Reopening in Former Disaster Zone with Complementary Treats
January 26, 2018 – “Set back by the Montecito mudflow, Jeannine’s bakery and restaurant on Coast Village Road has offered some free morning treats while it fully reopens the site….”

Jeannine’s Mention: Amid the death and destruction in Montecito, a bakery becomes a center of recovery and hope
February 10, 2018 – “Alison Hardey got to work early Friday morning, about 6:30, to prepare for the big day…”

Jeannine’s Mention: Foodie Awards 2018
August 30, 2018 – “After Montecito’s terrible trials by fire, mud, rock, and muck this winter, it ached for a place that could offer the calm of normal. Salvation came in the form of coffee, communion, and the certainty that only a 30-year-old business could bring, as Jeannine’s, the restaurant and bakery on Coast Village Road, became Montecito’s comfort clubhouse…”

Jeannine’s Mention: Table of Life 2018
August 16, 2018 – “Set at the beautiful Montecito estate of Stephanie and Jim Sokolove, this year’s Table of Life garden party and gala honors two of Santa Barbara’s own heroes, Alison Hardey of Jeanine’s Bakery and Patrick Braid of Village Cheese & Wine, who opened their hearts and businesses to hold the community together after the January 2018 Montecito Debris Flow…”

Jeannine’s Mention: Local Heroes 2018
November 21, 2018 – “In 1986, the first-ever issue of the Santa Barbara Independent was dedicated to showcasing the amazingly selfless people who call Santa Barbara home. We christened those honorees as our “Local Heroes,” and a Thanksgiving week tradition was born…”

Jeannine’s Mention: Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson Honors Jeannine’s Restaurant and Bakery as Small Business of the Year
June 19, 2019 – “Recognizing their extraordinary contributions to the Santa Barbara community, including being a gathering place following the devastation of the Thomas Fire, Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) will honor Jeannine’s Restaurant and Bakery as Senate District 19’s Small Business of the Year today…”

Jeannine’s Mention: 21 Best Santa Barbara Breakfast Spots
June 25, 2019 – “Located on the central California coast backed by the magnificent Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a charming seaside town with a rich Spanish colonial heritage reflected in the Mediterranean-style white stucco buildings with red-tile roofs around the town…”

Jeannine’s Mention: Alison Hardey – Women Service Award Recipient
March 19, 2019

Jeannine’s Mention: Family Enterprise
July 2, 2019 – “Thriving Jeannine’s Restaurant and Bakery going strong and honored for good works.”