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Cafe Fiore Restaurant

66 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2802
+1 805-653-1266
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (34 reviews)
“salad” (33 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
66 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2802
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1 - 10 of 405 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The sauce of the spaghetti tasted like it came out of a jar and we had to ask to reheat the our food. we went there for lunch. not loud, the service was good.

Thank grisel23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I met a few friends at Cafe Fiore during happy hour. The food and drink were very good. The martinis were outstanding. I'll definitely return.

Thank mikekennedyauthor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has a great vibe in downtown Ventura. Great bar with live music and nice outdoor seating available. The food was very good but not great. Ate there 2 nights and nothing was over the top awesome. The Osso Buco was okay, the sauce/gravy...More

Thank Jack P
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We've eaten here many times over several years. It's a favorite every time we visit Ventura. The food is always very good & so is the service. The desserts are great too, unfortunately. We always return.

Thank ppvp
Reviewed 2 October 2017

While I have my favorite Italian restaurants, this is not one of them. The food is overpriced along with the drinks. While they give you good size portions it doesn't taste like homemade Italian food. Having just spent time in Italy and eaten at many...More

Thank Cgrl3700
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Ok so I went off reviews and I'm very happy I did! We reserved a table and I'm so happy we did. Now we were a bit on the boring side with pizza, salad, and soup but it was very tasty! The waiter was somewhat...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 23 September 2017

The waitstaff is excellent here. The food is always top notch. I think the food is overpriced, but you are paying for the ambience.

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The food is very solid here. The salads and pasta dishes are especially good. I go there often and have only had one bad experience (some way-too-greasy vegetable tempura which the manager took off the bill). Live music on the weekends, reggae on Sundays in...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 10 September 2017

we came here for a light bite. I got the wrapped shrimp with cheese. It was yummy, just a bit too salty for myself. But the shrimp tasted fresh and not farmed. We will come back when in Ventura

Thank hugh b
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Good food overall, located in downtown ventura, block away from ocean promenade. Music easy listening. My best dish, spaghetti con polpettine

Thank gilbert m
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22 September 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
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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