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Dargans Irish Pub & Restaurant

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593 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2628
+1 805-648-3001
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11:00 - 00:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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United States
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can never go wrong with an Irish pub! But this was an authentic Irish pub. We went after the normal lunch hour, so it wasn't busy but our server said it gets a great crowd. She was so sweet and made our visit there a memorable one. Great food, great service and the drinks were made perfectly. All three... More 

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Thank zannadanna
Westville, New Jersey
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Dinner with family the other night was a special treat! I haven't had such good Irish food since my last visit to Ireland. Great beer selection - they even have Murphy's. I had the Irish stew. Other family members had the Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner and the Salmon dinner. Food was prepared well, served hot and tasted great. I... More 

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Thank M A
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Went to Dargans after a day at Highland Games. The food was great, and the drinks were too. Great prices for the quality. Would definitely go there again. Was a fun place for the evening.

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Thank Lrnr323
Marina del Rey, California
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Just back from a trip to Ireland and Scotland, I was craving a hearty pot pie. Dargan's did not disappoint. That they had a seafood pot pie was a nice surprise, as you can't always find these. It was rich! And it was delicious. And it felt like I was back in the UK. We actually had intentions of having... More 

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Thank D S
Oxnard, California
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132 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Friendly place. Mix of locals and visitors. Good range of beers, wines and spirits a reasonable prices. Wanted something really comforting so I had the cottage pie, you could tell it was homemade, gravy was lovely. Reminded me of home! (I'm English)

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Thank Anna B
West Hills, California, United States
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72 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Dragon's Irish pub is a great place for dinner in downtown Ventura. I loved their homemade chicken pot pie. I went with my Irish friend who had never been there and she loved the Irish appetizers. The service and atmosphere were great.

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Thank Jeannie D
Los Angeles, California, United States
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

If you love Reuben sandwiches, look no further. To die for! Corned beef melts in your mouth. Excellent fish and chips. Everything was great. Guinness on tap. Try the light and dark.

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Thank Bill S
Newton-Le-Willows, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Very busy venue, hence noisy. Service was speedy and efficient, prices reasonable. I had corned beef and cabbage which I thought was grand. Salads and other items my husband and our friends had also had a good review. A lively place and a happy experience.

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Thank kandj93
England
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84 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Only 1 X night in Ventura and just fancied something light. Stumbled across Dargans and really enjoyed. Pub busy which is always a good sign, service great. Food really nice if not a little basic - this is just what we wanted. Stayed for a few drinks after food as the atmosphere was good.

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Thank Kerzy
Los Angeles, California
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97 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant for dinner and drinks or just having a couple beers and watching the game. The decor is really cool. The food was prepared with care and came out quickly. Every dish that passed by our table looked great. Irish stew threw me back to my mother in laws old school Irish cooking. The staff was super friendly and... More 

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:30
Monday
11:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:30
Thursday
11:00 - 00:30
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 593 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2628
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-648-3001

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?