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The Whales Tail

3950 Bluefin Cir, Oxnard, CA 93035
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Camarillo
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155 reviews 155 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Cool spot to hang for drinks and be on the water 2nd floor!!! Happy hour pricing is very fair....and decent choices.... Gets a little busy....but that means they do decently well

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Malibu, California, United States
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313 reviews 313 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Fun lunch place when visiting Channel Islands Harbor. We like the steamers and fresh seafood lunch specials. Relaxed atmosphere.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Visited last thurs with American pals. Have been before and it was good. However this place has gone downhill since.The Seafood chowder was full of potatoes!! The fries with main course we're out of a frozen packet. Fish not fresh,coffee awful..Overall very poor . It was 2pm in afternoon so excuse for crowded, place was empty. Won't be back in... More

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Acton, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

First time at this restaurant and will not be the last. Lobster, crab cakes, ahi tuna and all the meals we had were excellent. Service was great and our table was next to the window and could see the sunset. Fantastic experience. Looking forward to our next time.

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California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I visited this fine restaurant with my family. They have a very good menu, their shrimp cocktails were outstanding and plentiful. The service was exceptional, and a great view of the channels and marina.

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Huntington Beach,CA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Weekend away for birthday. Went during Happy Hour. Best choice for food choices and prices. Service - Pleasant and timely. Summer crowds were gone. We had the perfect spot on the outside landing with beautiful view. Food - Oysters, Wedge Salad, Tap Burger and cocktails. My wife said Tap Burger was one of the best burgers she ever had. Anchor... More

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Roanoke, Virginia
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200 reviews 200 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We went for happy hour. They have reduced price appetizers and drinks that are really good. We went after Labor Day and had the place almost to ourselves. Staff was very nice and helpful. We had fish tacos, calamari and chicken nachos along with our drinks. We sat outside and watched the sea lions lazily swimming along in the harbor.... More

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Camarillo
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155 reviews 155 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Had a dismal visit during Labor Day!!! Servers seemed to OVERLY interested in promoting a 'trip' for their co-workers than average service!!! RED FLAG HERE!!! Don't start like this... and knew the afternoon was gonna be a disaster!!! Took over 20 minutes to get water and then longer to actually get our drinks!!! Young servers to blame....just clueless which is... More

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Los Angeles, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great place to sit outside, have a drink, lunch and enjoy the harbor view. The activity with boats passing and seals is wonderful to watch and about 2 or 3pm they have a live band playing jazz/rock music. Food is very good and servers are very friendly.

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El Segundo, California, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We love the simple atmosphere of this locals restaurant. The happy hour has great clam chowder, awesome burgers, calamari and Drinks! It is great to watch the sea lions/seals play in the harbor waters. It is also nice to see all the boats coming and going out of the harbor also. The live music starts around 6ish

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Address: 3950 Bluefin Cir, Oxnard, CA 93035
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oxnard
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15

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