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Best Ventura County, CA Outdoor Dining


Enjoy dining al fresco?  Let yourself be romanced by the sidewalk sounds of a big city or pampered by the peacefulness of a patio garden. Flock to the terrace, deck or boulevard table and share a bite, under the sun, an oversized patio umbrella or the stars. Be it a brunch in the breeze, sunset supper or long lunch, all of it tastes best outside. Visit a few of these top airy hot spots for the best outdoor dining in Ventura County, CA.


 

Boccali's Italian
12/20
Dining Room at Boccali 3277 E. Ojai Ave.
Ojai, CA 93023

Bring the cash for good Italian eats in natural surroundings. More...

Brophy Bros. Seafood
12/20
Ventura Harbor
1559 Spinnaker Dr.
Ventura, CA 93001

Fresh seafood and a lively scene overlooking the harbor make this a top pick for oceanfront dining in Ventura. More...

Cafe Nouveau Breakfast
11/20
1497 E. Thompson Blvd.
Ventura, CA 93001
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Cute spot for breakfast in mid-town Ventura. More...

Deer Lodge American Regional
13/20
2261 Maricopa Hwy.
Ojai, CA 93023

Local ingredients shine at this rustic icon in the Ojai Valley. More...

Feast Bistro California
12/20
Ojai Arcade Plaza
254 E. Ojai Ave.
Ojai, CA 93023
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An outdoor patio on the fringe of Arcade Plaza provides a pleasant spot for lunch in Ojai. More...

The Habit Burger Grill Burgers
Quick Bite
487 E. Thompson Blvd.
Ventura, CA 93001
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Smoke from the charbroiler beckons crowds to this hamburger haven. More...

Lalo's Mexican
Quick Bite
1580 N. Ventura Ave.
Ventura, CA 93001
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Traditional taqueria fare done right. More...

Le Petit Cafe Bakery French
12/20
Dining Room at Le Petit Cafe Bakery, Ventura, CA Ventura Harbor
1591 Spinnaker Dr.
Ventura, CA 93001
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France meets California at this eatery overlooking the Ventura Harbor. More...

Los Caporales Restaurant & Tequila Bar Mexican
12/20
307 E. Ojai Ave.
Ojai, CA 93023

It's not the only Mexican spot in Ojai, but its location across from Libbey Park makes it ideal. More...

Nona's Courtyard Cafe & Wine Bar Italian
11/20
Bella Maggiore Inn
67 S. California St.
Ventura, CA 93001

Set inside the charming Bella Maggiore Inn, this café in the hotel's courtyard is a quaint place to meet. More...

Osteria Monte Grappa Italian
13/20
Arcade Plaza
242 E. Ojai Ave.
Ojai, CA 93023
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Northern Italian fare in the heart of downtown Ojai. More...

Papa Lennon's Pizzeria California
Quick Bite
515 W. El Roblar Dr.
Ojai, CA 93023
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This eclectic Italian-inspired eatery captures the spirit of place in rural Ojai Valley. More...

The Ranch House California
13/20
Dining Room at The Ranch House, Ojai, CA S. Lomita Ave.
Ojai, CA 93024
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Dine in lush outdoor surroundings at this Ojai restaurant that has offered local produce since before it was fashionable. More...

The Secret Garden Restaurant French
11/20
255 E. High St.
Moorpark, CA 93021
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It's only a secret because it's located in Moorpark, but it is all about the garden at this French-Mediterranean with Victorian décor. More...

The Shoals American
11/20
The Cliff House Inn
6602 Old Pacific Coast Hwy.
Ventura, CA 93001
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It’s all about the setting at this uniquely situated oceanfront eatery. More...

Suzanne's Cuisine California
14/20
Dining Room at Suzanne 502 W. Ojai Ave.
Ojai, CA 93023
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Suzanne Roll sends out fresh, farm-friendly food in a quaint setting with a garden patio. More...

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