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Cafe Fiore Restaurant

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66 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2802
+1 805-653-1266
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (20 reviews)
“pizza” (36 reviews)
“salad” (33 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
66 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2802
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Reviewed 1 week ago

6 of my buddies and I went north to play golf and ended up here for an early dinner. I am so glad we did! The food was amazing!! We had a variety of things, but the best were the risotto, Osso Bucco, and the...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All fabulous: Risotto, butternut squash ravioli, NY steak, endive salad, lobster bisque, chicken breast, oh I could go on. The food is delicious. Drinks are strong. Service is terrific. Music/entertainment always fun. They have a happy hour menu which has some good drink prices. The...More

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some of the best Italian food I have had! Great service and atmosphere! Highly recommend! Can't wait to go back!

Thank Richard M
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great food, fast service and the best cocktails in town. It’s beautifully decorated and if you like to dance you will have alive music. I love Cafe Fiore!

Thank EmaSaloma
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Went on a Friday night and it wasn't packed. They had a band playing and the music was enjoyable. Eddie was our server and he took such good care of my daughter and I. We had a special appetizer, then on to the SPA Salmon...More

Thank ravenlady
Reviewed August 4, 2018

If you like italienfood and all sorts of wine,beer,cocktails visit this place. Dont think that any one can be disappointd.

Thank Matilda A
Reviewed July 17, 2018

So glad we choose this place, was downtown and just happened to go in. Was not disappointed at all. Had one of the best Italian dinners. Service was excellent and they had music playing. Was a very enjoyable evening! Would definately recommend it here!

Thank antegogo
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We went on a Saturday night. The place was packed but we got a nice table and service was nice and fast. Food was delicious and portions towards bigger size. Later on they had live music and it was fun to be there.

Thank Franco_A_123
Reviewed July 11, 2018

We always enjoy our meals. The homemade pasta is delicious. Great prices and friendly staff. Abbey was our server last week. She was awesome.

Thank Christy D
Reviewed July 10, 2018

very nice restaurant focused on Italian cuisine with American tastes, is priced right, has a reasonable wine list, and is very popular so reservations at typical diner times and on weekends are a must; there is a bar wit seating so there is relief if...More

Thank Sierra009
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September 22, 2015|
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Response from oxnarddragonlady | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an outdoor area for eating. It has a clear glass portion on top of a wall to help block the wind off of the water. There are also heaters and a fire pit for those colder evenings. One thing to keep in mind is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2802
    (Santa Clara)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-653-1266
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