Metro Entertainment is located at 6 West Anapamu St. in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara, CA.
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map to the store
  • Current Hours: Metro is Open SUNDAY THROUGH SATURDAY from 11am-7pm;
  • Address: 6 W. Anapamu St. Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: (805) 963-2168
  • Fax: (805) 963-6698
  • Email:

About the Store

metro!Metro Entertainment has been locally owned and operated since July of 1991. Winner of the Independent's "Best Of.." Award, Metro has been singled out as the best comic shop in town in the era of the big comic boom and has continued to thrive since. Originally setting up shop across the street from its current location under the 'Metro Comics' banner, the folks at Metro work hard to bring the best of the realms of pop culture, gaming and art to the local scene.

Bob Ficarra is the Owner of the store, able to be reached regarding major purchasing and store concerns.
Jim Tourville is the Store Manager, handling purchases for games and comics-related items, as well as handling tournaments and game nights.
Carla Hoffman continues to make this website.
Eli is the Wizard.
Brandon is swinging into action!
Alex controls your destiny!
Alana says Meow.


Past Comrades:

Hank Romero has tipped his hat g'bye to Santa Barbara to make it big in Hollywood.  We still miss the lil' guy.
Jamie Andreassen is always more than meets the eye.
Ish Ulloa will always run the Flash Museum out of Keystone City.
Sanders MacRae moved to Gotham City.
Chris Donati is keeping it real.
Mia Resella crossed to the dark side.
Jon Givetz has joined the cosmic beyond.
Jaron Williams has left for the future.
John Craighead is out Guarding the Galaxy.
Joe Sterphone was games
Amy Lora returns to Asgard!
Mack Petersen dared to run the registers.
Marquel is Squirel-tastic!
Matt is here for the chimichangas.
LJ is retail variant Loki.
Zack is here for the chimichangas.
Connor is also here for the chimichangas.
Angela wants you to have a good day, friend!
Ben is here for the chimichangas.
Chris Bonham am not Webzarro.