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Bonnie Lu's Country Cafe

328 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2739
+1 805-646-0207
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Diner, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
328 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2739
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Reviewed yesterday

I have eaten here many times and the food is always wonderful. Jenny, the owner, and her staff always have a friendly smile. the food is good quality and consistently prepared.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cfichera2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We met the owner on one of our evening walks in Ojai and decided to go there the next morning. It was packed with regular patrons and we sat at the bar with one of the local Contractors that shared with us what was happening...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CentralORAmbassado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we walked from the SuNido Inn, and had omelets and pancakes. Food was fresh, wonderfully prepared and a pleasure to enjoy. Very friendly service as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Adventurer187149
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Searching for breakfast (at noon) on a Monday while meandering through Ojai thankfully brought us to Bonnie Lu's. The place was full of folks, mostly locals, which is always a good sign. Promptly seated and orders were placed. Coffee was good and hot and plentiful....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DandLtravel
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Ate there late on a busy Sunday morning. They had a 3 piece band and the spot was bustling with a mix of locals and tourists. Crowded and had a small wait but well worth it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank UncleJoeCalifornia
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

What could be better than breakfast at the counter, listening to a 3 piece string band and chatting with locals. The orange juice was fresh. The vegi omelette was excellent with hash browns and multigrain toast. Gluten free pancakes with walnuts and banana. Something for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 123mitchellf
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Food was average, service was ok - had to ask several times for different items. But what ruined it was a waitress wearing so much pachuli that we could taste it on our food. It was horrible!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kokonatsu
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Visited here with friends for breakfast on a Sunday morning. First time for all of us. LONG wait, 50 minutes, but they offer free coffee in the courtyard and the staff were all very kind and friendly. They made some excellent "hires". The food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jpDills
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Take a trip back in time in this wonderful cafe. We went for breakfast and everything from the special thin pancakes (and pumpkin pancakes too!), perfectly cooked eggs, bacon & sausage was wonderful. Service is friendly and there is plenty of parking in back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jammaco
Reviewed September 14, 2018

We've gone often and keep going back - enough said ! If you're lucky on a Sunday morning, you might also be entertained by some wonderful live music.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Roger R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 328 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2739
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
  • Phone Number: +1 805-646-0207
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