Where to dine in Ojai?
- xxxchef Jun 5, 2009 04:29 PM
Planning a road trip that will take me to Ojai for two nights. Any suggestions for decent meals would be much appreciated.
Decent I can recommend. Better than decent. . . no. A side note, the high prices will not be reflected by what you get. Fresh fish (and something other than but including salmon. . . the only fish anyone seems to know exists in the town) try SeaFresh, very down market surroundings, but decent. Bode's has a nice atmosphere and decent. They try. Or, take out something hot from the health food market . . . decent. The rest, hype and high prices.
Ranch House has a decent menu for Ojai. Super small town, but I recommend this restaurant. Try sitting outside, nice atmosphere. The swordfish is great, but steaks are plain, no bang. If your looking for a good dinner with wine, try Tierra Sur in Oxnard. Its about a 30 min drive from Ojai, but great food. Dinner not served on Friday or Saturday nights, but any other night is great. Try the wine tasting menu...really good!
I recently had a superb meal at Suzanne's Cuisine in Ojai. The menu is very nice with a variety of selections and the prices are reasonable. The wine list also offers variety and reasonable prices. Make a reservation, the place books out.
Have breakfast at The Emporiuim.