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2753 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93003-2803
+1 805-643-2700
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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311 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Consistently good Mexican food can be found here. Great margaritas as well. They were able to handle our large group without any problem.

Thank Domer90mom
Mount Vernon, Washington
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180 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Went for lunch with my daughter. She wanted to order and I chose to go through the buffet. The variety was good. I had trouble making a taco while holding my plate, so I just piled it all on. The flavors were good though.

Thank ravenlady
Ventura, California
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I do not know what is going on with Yolanda's on Main St. We have been going there for years. In the past few months it seems to be going down-hill. I still think that they have the best Albondigas soup in Ventura. I will continue to go back for that as much as possible. The happy hour is delicious... More 

Thank Jason S
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Always great and the fajitas are the best!!! Omar makes a killer margarita too!!!! Ashley is the best waitress and we all love George as well!!!

Thank Janine B
Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We hosted the rehearsal dinner for our son's wedding at Yolanda's last week. It was a great experience. We had 38 guests including 5 children ages 2 to 11. We live in Oregon, and had only been to Yolanda's once, but the banquet manager, Tino, was very helpful with any questions I had . We visited the restaurant a couple... More 

Thank Linda K
Livermore, California
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We had one of the best margaritas ever at this restaurant. Not too sweet. Food was also excellent. I had the fish tacos and the fish was grilled to perfection. I also liked the seafood sauce and the fact that the sauce was served on the side. The restaurant is very large so, in spite of the fact that we... More 

Thank Jamarq
Detroit, Michigan
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53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Really cool place. All kinds of little rooms with seating, really fun atmosphere. Awesome margaritas.

1 Thank Justin V
Ventura, California
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016

The food is good however, there's one waiter there that has very little patience. I've been in customer service over 20 years and it's important to have an employee who loves their job. My family goes here often so I decided to go and after I wanted to change my drink order the waiter literally rolled his eyes and said... More 

Thank cindym907
Lakewood, Washington
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97 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Three of us dined here last night. The restaurant decor is typical of the run of the mill Mexican place. Nothing very creative or different. The food was okay. I had the Santa Fe Chef's Salad served in a taco shell. The salad contained a lot of shredded meat. Nicely spiced pork and chicken. I would order this again. One... More 

Thank James P
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Their banana margarita was lacking flavor and alcohol. The salsa was more like spicy marinara sauce than salsa. Even the green sauce was bad. The food was okay. The veggies were stir fry veggies, not Mexican blend. The ranch was great. The tortillas were hard and cold. The service was spotting at best. We had to go find someone for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2753 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93003-2803
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-2700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?