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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%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (33 reviews)
“lamb shank” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
66 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2802
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Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

Great ambience and a central location. Easy parking make this place a no brainer! Went for dinner, food was amazing and the service was spot on! Couldn't be more pleased.

Thank Dana D
Reviewed March 4, 2015

I was in Ventura for a seminar and one of the girls suggested this restaurant according the reviews. Great location in the main town. Big spacious, beautiful decor The bread was awesome and the salad I had with beets was so tasty. The accommodated 9...More

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Happy hour $3 beers with great selection of wine, Appys very good. Great place to go for great food , great prices. I will go back when I return to Ventura again.

Thank Janet F
Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

Service and food is great. Lamb is particularly good and the martinis are strong, I experimented with an avacado martini and wouldn't recommend it.

Thank My Info W
Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

The atmosphere and service are very good. Food and prices are just average at best. On the weekends they have GREAT music on the patio!

Thank ChuckM105
Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a hot spot for the downtown Ventura scene with live bands on the weekends, great cocktails, and really delicious food. Because of the chic hard surfaces, it can get noisy, but a great place to go pre-theatre or pre-movie...good date spot. :)

Thank AlysonLM11
Reviewed January 30, 2015

Stopped in last night for a drink (a Manhattan). It was so cozy and quiet on a Thursday night. The live music started and it was a little loud for us so we went outside on their really nice patio with heaters. We could still...More

Thank samsmart
Reviewed January 24, 2015

I had been here previously and the dinner was just okay. this time the food was very good. I got the butternut squash pasta and my hubby got the italian sausage. Both were very good. My pineapple rum mojito was delicious. We would definitely try...More

Thank m2347m
Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Overall good value. Usually have live music. Happy hour. Reasonable values. Meals aren't too large, so not a share a meal place.

Thank Robutox11
Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

Nice downtown ventura place. Busy and could use more attention to cleanliness. Drinks and food- decent prices. Large groups- good choice

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is there outside seating
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, 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
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene, 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
  • E-mail
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