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The French Bulldog - CLOSED

2433 Ventura Blvd, Camarillo, CA 93010-6650
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible2%
28 May 2014
“Eventhough the name has changed, OLD TOWN TAVERN, the service is still HORRIBLE!”
28 May 2014
“No longer in business but a new place is now open in the same location.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
2433 Ventura Blvd, Camarillo, CA 93010-6650
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21 - 30 of 35 reviews

Reviewed November 10, 2012

We initially drove right by the place because the front of the restaurant is kind of hidden in a small strip mall section in old town. At night it is probably more visible because they have the flame towers on outside. Parking is either in...More

Thank John R
Reviewed October 22, 2012

We went for lunch and the decor was nice. The acoustics could be better. There weren't many people there, but it was still noisy. The service was slow. The meals average. Not impressed. Maybe it will improve over time. As of now - forgetable.

Thank vignettehol
Reviewed October 19, 2012

Delicious, imaginative food by Chef Gael. Upscale, modern, and casual atmosphere. Friendly and professional service. Extensive cocktail, wine and beer menu. Fun bar with large screen TVs. Private room can accommodate up to 25 guests, for parties, celebrations or business. The business owner actively supports...More

Thank CALivingEZ
Reviewed October 3, 2012

We arrived for happy hour and found some good deals on food and $4 caprese salad with heirloom tomatoes and glasses of wine. Later we sat in the dining room and had beef burgundy, spinach salad with bacon and goat cheese, and the mac and...More

1  Thank Carrie F
Reviewed September 23, 2012 via mobile

Does 'the french bulldog' involve expensive fine french food served in small courses in a stale environment? NO. It is great, reasonably priced food served in good portions, all in a warm, upscale, environment. That's what makes it the best. And the location in oldtown...More

Thank William805
Reviewed September 13, 2012

Recently visited the french bulldog restuarant in camarillo, we live in agoura but were visting friends in camarillo. We did not know what to expect but can say we were pleasantly suprised. This is a chic hip, nice slighly casual yet somewhat upscale trendy vibe....More

1  Thank cvb1967
Reviewed September 5, 2012

As an on and off resident of Camarillo for nearly a quarter century, I've watched this place grow from a sleepy suburb to a place that aspires to be something more. Now a shopping mecca with a university, one of the things missing was a...More

1  Thank N1120A
Reviewed August 29, 2012

I was hoping the new restaurant would be a refreshing change to the old but the service was slow and very neglectful. Staff showed less than enthusiastic attitude and the menu fell way short of my expectations. The food was good but a restaurant as...More

3  Thank Fjuarez606
Reviewed July 25, 2012

What a step up from the prior restaurant that held the same location! Service is pleasant and the food is tasty. We loved the filet mignon sliders and the wild mushroom pizza. We sat outside and could still enjoy the live music inside, although inside...More

1  Thank pixie90
Reviewed June 6, 2012

My husband and I have been here twice and each time a memorable experience. In the. Dining room dark and intimate. In the bar airy and energetic. Interactions with wait staff in both areas were positive and fun. Food delicious! Both visits we ordered Goat...More

Thank Jackie M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2433 Ventura Blvd, Camarillo, CA 93010-6650
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Camarillo
  • Phone Number: 805-482-5249
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