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The Cave

4435 McGrath St, Ste. 301, Ventura, CA 93003
805-642-9449
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English first
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58 reviews 58 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

This place is a wine store that has a tasting room and a kitchen. It is the best place around for expert advise on wine and Good Food to pair it with. The staff is so friendly and knowledgeable. Don't buy wine anywhere else before you check this place out.

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Moorpark, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Excellent meal and wine to go with it. Pricing is very reasonable, the staff was attentive and genuinely caring of your service. If your looking for something different and delicious- you need to go The Cave. This was my second visit to the Cave and for the life of me I can't believe I haven't gone back sooner. They have... More

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LaGrange, Georgia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

I wish we had a place like this near us. When you go in they give you a wine glass and you use a card that you put money on to purchase tastings of different wines. They had very interesting wines to choose from. I loved being able to try one ounce of several different wines, then get a glass... More

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Santa Clarita, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We went to the Cave as they were hosting their annual wine party...over 100 wines were featured, but while that was great, the Cave's chef had so many wonderful appetizers that they became almost a focus to the event...way too many to elaborate here, but stuffed pizza, 4 cheese macaroni, chicken skewers,...again, lost count...and all available at their restaurant during... More

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Ojai, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We happened to be in this commercial area getting our car fixed across the street & the place was recommended by the mechanic. Looks like a cave indoors....dimly lit, music playing, a very unique ambience in a commercial area. We had an excellent char-grilled hamburger on brioche roll, we also tried the chicken salad sandwich (lots of herbs...yummy). Everything is... More

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Ventura
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Ok, now that I got the idiots out of way listen up travelers! This is one of my most frequented local places for 2 reasons. They have incredible food and bargain basement pricing in their wine store. While you dine on food that is very fresh and hand crafted, you self serve yourself all the wine you want out of... More

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Santa Paula, CA
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110 reviews 110 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

Like an actual underground classy tasting space-small bites-killer meals Dad loves their burgers, he's a big eater I loved their small plates & had bruschetta one eve. Ouch! the wall is stucco! Oenophile alert-here is list of what we enjoyed: Meiomi Pinot noir A+ Stark Raving Red B-. Only because I had the speedy M wine first. Servers will help... More

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ventura, california
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Charming small quaint place... Trying the different wine's is a great way to increase your knowledge of wine...

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Santa Monica, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Great atmosphere, food is always good, lots of choices. We've gone to dinner there with just the two of us and then we've gone with a party of 12. Fun and delicious every time. The secret is the wine store next door. Great selections and a great guy to help you make smart choices. Highly recommend.

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So Cal
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

Super inexpensive for incredible chef cuisine, and the menu changes slightly each month to keep things fresh. Along with little pizzas, their menu is comprised of their 'small plates'. These are high end cuisine items. Hub's fav is the beef filet with mashed potatoes and green beans with an incredible demi glaze, sometimes better than other times (last night it... More

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Additional Information about The Cave

Address: 4435 McGrath St, Ste. 301, Ventura, CA 93003
Phone Number: 805-642-9449
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
Open Hours:
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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