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Bonnie Lu's Country Cafe

328 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2739
805-646-0207
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Ranked #5 of 81 Restaurants in Ojai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Thu - Tue 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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English first
Tampa, Florida, United States
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This hometown diner offers a treat to go with your eggs, turkey sausage. It is a free form patty that is a taste delight. All of their breakfast offerings are special, but this one keeps bringing us back whenever we are in Ojai.

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We planned a full day of hiking in and around Ojai, so wanted a substantial breakfast to start the day. Bonnie Lu's filled the bill and then some. The place is cute and clean. Very busy while we were there, but seems to be well staffed with friendly, efficient people. The plates are abundant. The food is good and the... More 

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Los Angeles/Orange Co. Calif
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We decided to try this place for breakfast and we are glad we did. The people who work there are awesome folks. The place was hopping. Very clean restaurant. The breakfast was terrific !! I had a croissant breakfast sandwich with an egg in it and some country potatoes. Boy was it huge and tasty. My wife had the eggs... More 

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Orcutt, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Live band paying every other Sunday, I was told, that was wonderful. They were very busy, but I enjoyed having the time to listen to the great band. The food was fresh and very good, very reasonable too.

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Palos Verdes Estates, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Can't go wrong here for an old fashioned breakfast with old fashioned food and old fashioned waitresses. Cute and kitchy but the its a great spot for consistently yummy food. Crowd pleaser.

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USA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We had a delicious breakfast at Bonnie Lu's Country Cafe in Ojai. The restaurant is clean with great food and service. I also liked their decor. I would definitely recommend it.

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Irvine, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I was passing through Ojai on a motorcycle trek and happened to ask a gas station attendant where I might find a decent meal. He recommended Bonnie Lu's. Remember that old-school cafe you had in your home town when you were a kid? Now imagine it was even better than what you remember. That's Bonnie Lu's. Without a doubt, hands... More 

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Palm Springs
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Good value and large portions. If you order the veggie benedict, tell them to go easy on the spinach!!

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Apple Valley
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49 reviews 49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Really large portions, super friendly service and tasty food. No problem with sharing. The tuna melt is excellent. Ordered the garlic poppy seed salad dressing which is really tasty , but a bit overpowering for the salad. Order it, and use it as a dip for the homemade warm potato chips - YUM

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Los Angeles, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

I was there for lunch. I had a chicken sandwich with potato salad. The chicken was tough. The potato salad nothing to brag about. The kitchen seemed overwhelmed. Service was friendly and OK. Nothing to write home about.

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Additional Information about Bonnie Lu's Country Cafe

Address: 328 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2739
Phone Number: 805-646-0207
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisine: American, Delicatessen

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