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“One of Ventura's Best Restaurants”
Review of Cafe Nouveau

Cafe Nouveau
Ranked #4 of 427 Restaurants in Ventura
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Cafe, Fusion
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Good for: Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Ventura, California
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“One of Ventura's Best Restaurants”
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Great for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Generous portions, great service (June is the best), and good food all inside a converted 1920s Spanish house. You and your pooch can also dine al fresco on their patio. For dinner, I recommend the stuffed avocado rolls, the Empanaldo del Mar (seafood in parchment) and the seafood stuffed pasilla pepper. Their burgers aren't half bad either. Long lines on the weekends for breakfast. We typically go for dinner on Friday evenings and have never had to wait for a table. Really great local spot!

  • Visited June 2014
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Ventura, California
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244 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
“Great food”
Reviewed 28 May 2014

My wife and I eat here often. The food is always excellent. We have dined here for breakfast, lunch and dinner and have always been treated to a terrific meal. The service is friendly and prompt. There is a nice outdoor patio space which is great when the weather is good. We think the prices are very fair and the serving sizes are just right for us. As you can tell, we enjoy eating here and we enjoy treating our friends and family. Give it a try, we think you will like it.

  • Visited May 2014
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Pasadena, California
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56 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“A Great Easter Brunch”
Reviewed 6 May 2014 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

Cafe Nouveau is a great restaurant at a very fair price. The service is also excellent. Highly recommend Cafe Nouveau and its dog friendly patio.

Visited April 2014
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Oak View, California
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53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Fabulous”
Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

Everything we have ever had here has been the beat. I could not tell you what my favorite is becauAe I have so many. We always bring out if row era here. We highly recommend breakfast here. We have never done lunch or dinner here. I would imagine it is great also.

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Ventura, California
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Unique restaurant”
Reviewed 5 March 2014

This is a charming cafe with a large menu. We were there for breakfast and enjoyed ourselves totally. Food and service were good and the ambiance is terrific.

  • Visited February 2014
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