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The French Bulldog - CLOSED

2433 E Ventura Blvd, Camarillo, CA
805-482-5249
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Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Continental
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Lewis

35 reviews from our community

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  • English first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My family went to the Tavern mid-May and we were terribly disappointed. Both of my sons and my husbands meals were prepared wrong. When we sent back my sons meals they both came out wrong AGAIN. We decided enough is enough. I informed the manager of the problems. He was apologetic, but kept making excuses regarding the food prep.. Off... More

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Camarillo, California
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Bulldog ran away. But there is now a new place in the same location. Same chef. Similar menu overall from what I can tell. As with the former Bulldog, the new place called The Old Town Tavern is a fairly lively place. Music on some nights. Food is always food. BUT, the service needs work, at least at the... More

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California City, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

Just got back from The French bulldog, what a gem. We came here in search of location for my wedding dinner party, we were looking for delicious food, a good bar and an intimate yet relaxed atmosphere. We had a Wonderful experience. We arrived during happy hour which had great variety, martinis ($8), plenty of craft and European beer on... More

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Camarillo, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We enjoyed the special wine and dinner pairing at the French Bulldog for Valentine's Day. What a delightful discovery of good food and an attentive waiting staff. It was nice to not be rushed so we could enjoy our dinner and conversation. On a return trip back to the restaurant, we had the same waiter and the service and food... More

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Los Angeles
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126 reviews 126 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We were looking for a place to have a relaxing Sunday brunch with a Bloody Mary or mimosa. Not as easy as it sounds. Sunday buffet brunches are becoming rare and more pricey. Most breakfast places are manic, noisy, crowded and rushed. We settled on The French Bulldog. Liked the JJ Brewskys that was there before until it started its... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Stopped at the French Bulldog for a week day lunch. Cristy was a great server. The kids meals were the best value, and the adults made sure none of the generous serving went to waste. The veggie panini at$11 is an expensive lunch sandwich, but one of the best I have had.

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Camarillo, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Great ambience, wonderful dog decorations, unusual and tasty cocktails, good food. Closing hours can vary so make sure they are still open if you tend to eat late like we do.

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Malibu
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Just OK...cool location and decor. food was good ..service was just OK We went for a business lunch. The place was nearly empty when we arrived, but they took a long time to seat us and take our order...Maybe we caught them on an off day

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Camarillo, California
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

We wanted to eat here over Memorial Day weekend, but they were booked so I was looking forward to eating at this popular restaurant. Service was slow, but okay, we were in no hurry. I was happy to see escargot on the menu, but it was over-cooked and bland. I had the lobster risotto as a previous reviewer and was... More

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Newbury Park
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50 reviews 50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

The décor is beautiful - that's it for the good part. The food was bland at best. I had the Lobster Risotto dish, which the server described as having a large piece of halibut over it, but the halibut was about four bites "large". This dish had no flavor to it at all. My husband ordered a pizza, it too... More

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