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Bombay Bar and Grill

££ - £££American, ,
143 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2803
+1 805-643-4404
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good53%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
21 Jan 2018
“Great entertainment on Thursday nights”
21 Dec 2017
“Great bar that usually has great music”
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
143 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2803
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Bottom less Needs to start at 11:30 in order to get the full attention needed in order to get a reasonable drink

Thank Scuba S
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Didn't have a meal here as we went at 9pm on a Thursday night for the entertainment. Looked like a good menu though. A large bar with lots of seating at the bar and along the wall. Small stage in the bar area - another...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 21 December 2017

You are going out for the evening and you want to listen to great music, get affordable food and drinks? Go no further than Bombay. This location is outstanding. The service is great. If you are seeing a popular act you better get there early...More

Thank as4beatles
Reviewed 22 September 2017

One of the better bars/music venues in Ventura with two stages for live music. Generally attracts a younger 20-something crowd at night and a bit older during the daytime for happy hour. Decent beer selection. Good food, especially the burgers and chicken skewers. My only...More

1  Thank Chris L
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Fun and friendly great service nice happy hour good food good staff and a photo booth to have a keepsake of your great time.

Thank Tanya W
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Good location in downtown Ventura with immense nearby free parking. A must when bar-hopping. Beer, beer, beer, but also renowned for great burgers. Stay for the music.

Thank seamusb
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Went here for a beer, stayed for a fantastic burger and really good entertainment. Not sure if this was a weekly thing, but there was a band there on this particular Sunday afternoon called "Mid Life Crisis". Cool name and they played quite a lot...More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

If you are going to eat a burger, Bombay's is the absolute best. I rarely indulge in s burger. When I do, it is usually disappointing because I famous for my cowboy burgers at home. I simply cannot outdo the burgers from Bombays. Go! You...More

Thank Brenda A
Reviewed 31 October 2015

On a Wednesday night, a very good jazz band played, and the drinks were good and reasonably priced. Did not try the food,mal though it looked good.

Thank minimuffinlover
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I ate here with a large group of people and it was a super fun and delicious night. The burgers were unbelievable...I had the Bombay burger with fries. The fries were good, non-greasy and perfectly seasoned. Everyone loved their choice. I really wish I lived...More

Thank Johnclarke27
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18 March 2016|
Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
There is a Crown Plaza hotel within walking distance (1-1/2 blocks). There is also a Best Western and Vagabond motel about half a mile away.
3 December 2015|
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Response from onetwochachacha | Reviewed this property |
Yes kids can eat here. Our son who is twenty came with us one night and enjoyed the band too. It's an all-ages place! :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2803
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-4404
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