Known for using fresh and local ingredients, Ojai’s many restaurants offer visitors a unique taste of the central coast. No trip to Ojai is complete without a delicious meal – use our quick restaurant guide to help you plan your culinary adventure!
Agave Maria’s Restaurant and Cantina
10:30 am – 9:00 pm
106 S. Montgomery St. | 805 646 6353
Mexican food with a fresh twist, featuring several organic and healthy options. Restaurant has a large outdoor patio and a wide selection of drinks. Located downtown. Reservations are recommended.
Azu Restaurant and Bar
Breakfast: Saturday & Sunday 8:30-3 p.m.
Lunch Everyday: 11:30-3 p.m.
Dinner Everyday: 5:30 p.m. – Close
Happy Hour: Monday – Thursday 5:30-7 p.m. Friday 12-7
Tasting Room: Friday – Sunday 12-5 p.m.
457 E. Ojai Ave. | 805 640 7987
Reservations are highly recommended for Friday and Saturday Nights.
Bonnie Lu’s Country Cafe
7:00 am – 2:30 pm, closed Wednesday
328 E. Ojai Ave | 805 646 0207
Homestyle breakfast and lunch diner. Features a wide range of traditional American entrees – a local favorite for breakfast. Make sure to arrive early to get a table.
East End Restaurant and Bar
Lunch: Tuesday-Friday 11:30 am – 3 pm | Saturday and Sunday 11am-5pm | CLOSED ON MONDAYS
Brunch: Saturday and Sunday Brunch 11 am – 3 pm
914 East Ojai Avenue | 805 272 8935
Jim and Rob’s Fresh Grill
Monday-Sunday: 8am – 8:15pm
214 West Ojai Ave | 805 640 1301
Located in beautiful downtown Ojai, Jim and Rob’s Fresh Grill offers comfortable indoor dining and scenic patio dining, and fresh made salsa at our salsa bar. Jim and Rob’s Fresh Grill offers a wide variety of Mexican American choices and regional favorites.
Monday through Sunday 11am – 8 pm
254 E Ojai Ave | 805 798 9253
A menu offering organic, gluten-free, vegatarian, and paleo offerings.
Lunch: Wednesday-Saturday 11:30 AM – 2 PM
Dinner: Tuesday-Thursday 5:30 PM – 9 PM | Friday & Saturday 5:30 PM – 1o PM | Sunday 5 PM – 8 PM
314 El Paseo Road | 805 640 1648
Reservations strongly recommended.
Ojai Cafe Emporium
7:00am – 3:00pm
108 S. Montgomery St | 805 646 2723
Longtime Ojai favorite Ojai Cafe Emporium serves up soups, sandwiches, quiches alongside their famous baked goods. Bakery faces Montgomery St., restaurant is just behind. Reservations recommended.
Ojai Coffee Roasting Co.
5:30 am – 6:00 pm
337 E. Ojai Ave. | 805 646 4478
A local institution and favorite, the Roasting Co. serves coffee, tea, and pastries, as well as a variety of sandwiches and salads. Food can be called in ahead to be picked up.
Osteria Monte Grappa
Sun – Thurs: 11:30 am – 8:30 pm, Friday – Sat: 11:30 am – 9:30 pm
Closed Sunday dinner
242 E. Ojai Ave. | 805 640 6767
Authentic Italian cuisine offered at the heart of downtown Ojai. A wide range of pastas, entrees, and pizzas made fresh from local ingredients. Reservations are strongly recommended.
8:00 am – 9:00 pm
211 E. Matilija St. | 805 646 6623
Rainbow Bridge’s hot deli offers a wide variety of dishes as part of their rotating menu, as well as sandwiches, soups, and smoothies. The grocery has all the ingredients to perfect your picnic.
11:30 am – 2:30 pm (lunch), 5:30 pm – close (dinner). Closed Tuesday.
502 W. Ojai Ave. | 805 640 1961
Suzanne’s is a favorite destination for locals and visitors alike. New American cuisine is served in a relaxing atmosphere featuring a beautiful outdoor patio. Reservations are strongly recommended.
Tipple & Ramble
805 319 9496 | 315 N. Montgomery St.
Tipple & Ramble is part picnic shop, part wine bar in Ojai, California. Open Thursday–Monday for wine, beer, cheese, charcuterie boards and accoutrements!
The Ojai Vineyard
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm (Thursday – Sunday), 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm (Friday – Saturday)
109 S. Montgomery St. | 805 798 3947
Owned by Adam and Helen Tolmach, the Ojai Vineyard produces artisan wines using local Ojai and Central Coast grapes. Located a block from Libbey Bowl, their cozy tasting room is a great place to unwind between concerts.