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Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, 905 Country Club Rd., Ojai, CA 93023 (Country Club Drive)
Wed - Sun 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from the patio outside was incredible, service was 5-star, and the food was excellent. Make a reservation and ask to sit by the railing outside. We would love to come back!

Thank Johnathan M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was farm fresh and the taste was well balanced. The wine list is Wine Spectator caliber. The service over the top. The best Italian food that brought me back to the Amalfi Coast. A must dine experience if in Ojai.

Thank Paulwburkett
Malibu, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the new Olivella! Delicious! Amazing service. Food is art. However, I do wonder how the Chef feels about how the lack of lighting on the patio forces one to eat in the dark. I could not actually see the beautiful presentations. The ambient lighting needs a serious upgrade as we were given flashlights to simply see our cutlery!... More 

Thank goodfoodloverz
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Ollivella while staying at the Inn. Wonderful meal. Oxtail cappelletti was memorable for me and my husband loved his bolognese. Not heavy as you might think just delicious. Paul the sommelier is very knowledgeable and choose a wonderful wine.

Thank bl8ndie
central NY
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

This was a delicious meal with a hiccup or two. Service is excellent, as it is in this entire resort. Had a ok scallop appetizer and a halibut entree which was delicious.

Thank ycrad
Portland, Oregon
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We had an amazing sunset dinner view with amazing food and service!!!! Not one thing to complain about other then it was PERFECT! The staff goes out of their way to make sure you are 100% satisfied being there! LOVED their vino choices and food quality!

Thank dominikapukay
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

The experience my husband and I had at Olivella for our 25th wedding anniversary was superb. We had a phenomenal server named Nicole, she gave honest advice in regards to food and wine parings. We chose a Pinot Noir from Scar of the Sea winery that tasted like liquid velvet...so good! Coincidentally the vintner happened to be on property and... More 

Thank keekster
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

During our stay of three days, we experienced every dining option offered at the Inn & Spa. The Olivella was the fine dining and it was luxurious. Service staff were there to please us. For toll free reservations # (855) 697-8780. The resort is located at 905 Country Club Road, Ojai CA 93023.

Thank Mypace
los angeles, ca
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Had my wife's bday dinner here and give them high praise across the board. We sat out on the patio and had a pretty and relaxing view. Our waitress was friendly and helpful. We shared everything, def recommend the scallops. Oxtail pasta was amazing, the parpadelle with mushrooms was cooked well but lacked flavor. Wife had the veal and loved... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Great service and excellent food and wine pairing dinner menu. Indoor and outdoor patio dining at sunset.

Thank MJ C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$35 - $50
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, 905 Country Club Rd., Ojai, CA 93023
    (Country Club Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
  • Phone Number: 18056402100
For more than ninety years, Ojai Valley Inn & Spa has evolved with the times but throughout it all, The Inn has maintained a connection to its locality – especially through its food. Olivella represents the epitome of this sense of place. A restaurant in Ojai Valley with refined simplicity; showcasing the best each season has to offer, suitable for any occasion.

Olivella’s valley-to-table culinary program is supported by the local Ojai valleys, ranches, orchards, farms and ocean waters. We embrace the seasonal whims of the region, focusing on the bounty of year-round produce provided by the California Central Coast. Chef Andrea Rodella is proud to present a dining experience featuring the best ingredients of California with dishes and techniques inspired by his Italian heritage.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?