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Review of Sea Fresh Seafood

Sea Fresh Seafood
Ranked #18 of 96 Restaurants in Ojai
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$0 - US$10
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Orange, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Skip it”
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

We went on advice from a local and were very disappointed. The menu is straight out of the 90's. My salmon still had some skin left on it and was sitting in the watery buttery mixture that the veggies had obviously been sitting in for awhile. Looked and tasted straight out of a buffet. Nice outdoor seating though and the ceviche was pretty good. I don't understand all the positive reviews. Maybe sushi is the way to go? We didn't try any.

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English first
Covina, California, USA
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101 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“A late lunch”
Reviewed 30 June 2014

We came in around 3 pm for a late lunch. My chowder was excellent. It came with no sourdough bread, and when I asked for a piece of bread, the waiter brought me an entire loaf of bread! I was a little surprised, told the waiter all I really wanted was a piece of bread. He was a little confused, but took the loaf away, brought me back two pieces and didn't charge. He had charged for the entire loaf. I'm not sure why it was so confusing to him, but we got it handled. My husband ordered fish tacos. When they came, he should have sent them back; they were covered with melted cheddar cheese! Very very odd. Having said that, this may not have been the first string crew, since it really was an in-between time. I would go back because I thought the chowder was yummy, but my husband wouldn't, because he thought that the tacos were awful.

Visited May 2014
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Thank Carol B
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Palm Desert, California
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133 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Wonderful Seafood in Ojai, CA”
Reviewed 28 May 2014

My wife and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner at this restaurant. The service was exceptional. We ate on the open air patio and would highly recommend this property to anyone. Like most restaurants in Ojai, this is located on Ojai Ave.

Visited May 2014
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Thank Edward C
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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Very good fish tacos”
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Service was very good. Waitress seemed a bit nervous but was pleasant. Enjoyed the halibut fish tacos. My husband loved the two sauces. Would definitely recommend.

Visited May 2014
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Thank GardenGalWC
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Cypress, California
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“lunch on the patio”
Reviewed 28 April 2014

Lovely halibut and salad lunch on the patio, though my husband's chowder wasn't the best he's ever had. Would go back, though.

Visited April 2014
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