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The Oak

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905 Country Club Rd, Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, Ojai, CA 93023-3734 (Hwy 150 (Ojai Avenue))
+1 805-646-5511
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06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
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Santa Barbara, California
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143 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sitting on the deck kept warm by heat lamps looking over the golf course and valley you can't asked for anything better. French toast was super with warm "Nutella". I'm sure lunch and dinner environment would be the same but at night the hidden holiday lights in all the trees add a touch of magical beauty.

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Santa Barbara, California
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248 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry, the title says it all. Ojai Valley Inn does everything perfectly and their outside restaurant is no exception. Even on a hot day the shade is lovely and it is a beautiful setting. The staff is highly trained, polite, pays attention to detail, and is warm an inviting without going over the top. The only problem with The Oak... More 

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Los Angeles, CA
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105 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

My employer brought us to the Ojai Valley Inn and Spa for a managers meeting and treated us to dinner at "The Oak". A quick glance at the menu and I decided on the steak. I know my beef very well and I raise cattle so I am pretty picky about my beef. So when it arrived and it had... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Excellent restaurant for dinner - beautiful views of the golf course and the 200 year old oak tree with illuminated lanterns. We ate dinner and breakfast here and both meals were outstanding!

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Santa Monica, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Have been coming to the Inn for years. It is perfect. Supper on The Oak terrace is a delight--great service, food and view. Love the lanterns in the trees.

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central NY
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Had a lunch and dinner at this spot. The service is great. The food quite good. Tried the tortilla soup, the roasted Brussels sprouts.

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Thank ycrad
Portland, Oregon
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Every time we ate here, food was Amazing! Service was Awesome! We enjoyed live music under the big majestic tree in front of the restaurant -with lit up cafe lights and the famous hand made lanterns!!! Just like in a book story!!! So Beautiful :0)

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had breakfast at the Oak. Staff very attentive and helpful. We were pampered the three days that we were at the resort.

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Thank Mypace
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very nice place to have casual dining experience with seating outside overlooking the golf course and tree lanterns as the sun sets on the Topa Topa's

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Thank MJ C
Vienna, Virginia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food was delicious.. The service was excellent and the view of the valley with the old trees and the mountains in the distance beyond the golf course was wonderful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Valet Parking, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 Country Club Rd, Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, Ojai, CA 93023-3734
    (Hwy 150 (Ojai Avenue))
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
  • Phone Number: +1 805-646-5511
Description
The Oak offers a daily breakfast, lunch and dinner experience featuring locally sourced products, many of which come from our resort herb garden. Al fresco dining under the vine-covered pergola offers dramatic views overlooking 200-year-old Oak trees, golf course and sweeping mountain vistas. Nightly specials.

Saturday Breakfast Buffet | Saturday 8:00AM - 1:00PM | $29 includes made-to-order omelets, fresh fruit and breakfast classics; kids 12 and under $10.00

Bluegrass Brunch Buffet | Sunday 9:30AM - 2:00PM | $49 includes carving station, raw bar, market salads, chocolate fountain bottomless champagne and more; kids 12 and under $14.50

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?