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Cafe Zack

1095 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001-3066
+1 805-643-9445
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (13 reviews)
“filet mignon” (10 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
1095 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001-3066
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

I ordered the duck and my husband had the lamb. The duck was very good. Service was good, and the ambiance is charming. Small restaurant with local following.

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I to my hubby to this restaurant for his birthday on November 3rd after reading reviews from Trip Advisor and Yelp. I am soo glad that I chose this restaurant. The service was excellent as soon as you walk in the door they make you...More

1  Thank cynthia s
Reviewed 6 September 2017

As a retired navy pilot, my husband and I been lucky enough to have lived / and eaten all over the country ( ... and the world.) After he retired, my business had us traveling/working across the US for 2-3 weeks a month and eating...More

Thank East_Coast_Foodie
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My HH and I had wonderful lunch here on a Tuesday and will return to this lovely old house. We sat in the main room at a table. The front door was open and there was a cool breeze flowing in. Having a gluten allergy...More

Thank GFFoodWineLover
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I think Zack has the most consistently excellent food I've ever experienced. The atmosphere is cozy and inviting and the service is great. They just changed the menu a bit... forever I could hardly tear myself away from the NY with Tellicherry peppercorn sauce. Salivating...More

Thank Plc2Stay
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This kind of place is getting hard to find. Was an old house, now a quaint little family owned restaurant, loved it!! We sat in the front of what must have once been a living room and had a good view of everyone coming and...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Wanted to give Zack's five stars due to the warmth and friendliness of the staff, however they have a few weaknesses, but the filet mignon is not one of them. Excellent steak, vegetables, and appetizer. So what are the weaknesses? The basic things you would...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I have been here before and that experience was OK. My latest visit was very disappointing. We had the rack a lamb and it was not good. I specifically asked if the lamb was a Colorado rack or from New Zealand, as there is a...More

Thank mote1
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Let me preface this by saying we have only been here once. A friend of ours invited a group to dinner here during the holidays. The restaurant is a former house; so dining areas are separated by rooms as in a home. This adds to...More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite restaurants for a quite meal without kids. The wine is excellent. The servers are exceptional. And the food is amazing! The Zacks pie is our favorite.

Thank Amy T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1095 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001-3066
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-9445
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