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Duke's Griddle 'n Grill

1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
+1 805-667-8411
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (19 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“fish tacos” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

A short walk from the sandy beach is this local business- with friendly service-indoor and outdoor seating. A bar with tv screens-and lots of tables to spend time with friends. Bloody Mary was fair price and not watered down good and strong! Salsa and chips...More

Thank BackRoadsUSA
Reviewed May 7, 2017

We swing by here a few times a month. the food is great and affordable. we really enjoy the beachy feel of it and the staff is pleasant and efficient.

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Reviewed May 1, 2017

VOTED BEST INDEPENDENT BURGER JOINT IN VENTURA. You can't pass this by. If you come to Ventura for a stay, You got to dine at Dukes. "Best Buns on the Beach" I eat there several times a month, and each time is guaranteed, and it's...More

Thank William B
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Dukes is easy walking distance from Inn on the Beach. Good selection, friendly folks and decent prices.

Thank punnkin
Reviewed April 10, 2017

If you're looking for the kind of surf café that California used to have all along the coast vs. the overpriced, faux "surf vibe" cafes that now compete, this is the place to go. The Surfer's Breakfast is super cheap and if you go early...More

Thank AJD50
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Always a good place to stop for burgers, salads, and sandwiches. Dukes is a casual bar just 1 block from the beach.

Thank Jeffrey N
Reviewed March 1, 2017

This historic Ventura eating place is just a short block from the sand. It was completely gutted and redecorated in the past few years. We go there for happy hour. Reasonable drinks. Great carne nachos, fish tacos and mac and cheese. Burgers are also excellent...More

Thank GreggP1943
Reviewed February 20, 2017

One of the best burgers by the beach! Big menu with lots of options, but the burgers are the best! Big and juicy, definitely one of the best burgers. The fries are great, the restaurant was clean with cool atmosphere, staff was friendly. Would definitely...More

Thank Mychal R
Reviewed November 21, 2016

On a business trip, my friend and I stopped here for lunch before we headed out of town. It is a really nice place and the staff were very courteous. I ordered the three fish tacos and that was plenty! Could barely finish the third....More

Thank Eddie V
Reviewed November 14, 2016

We ate here some 15 years ago and then returned to see if our experience was as good and yup, it was good if not better. My wife had a tuna sandwich and my son and i each had the Teriyaki Burgers, mine with sweet...More

Thank Read W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-667-8411
Hello Everyone, Thank you to our LOYALS!!! We will be back in September, same great food and atmosphere.
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