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Guest Guide Ojai

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Yume Japanese Burger Café

254 E. Ojai Ave
Casual for Wagyu Beef Burgers, Karaage Chicken Sandwiches, Loaded fries with Japanese flavors, salads, bowls, and more + desserts including ice cream and mochi waffles. Not your typical Japanese restaurant.

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Rory's Place

139 E. Ojai Ave
Fine dining with a casual ambiance. Shared plates featuring produce and meats sourced in the local Ojai valleys and seafood from the nearby Pacific. Casual ambiance, higher prices.

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Pinyon Ojai

423 E. Ojai Ave
Sandwiches, Salads, and Wood-Fired Pizza.

Ojai Rotie

496 E. Ojai Ave
Lebanese French Picnic featuring rotisserie chicken, flatbread, and veggies.

Little Sama

345 E. Ojai Ave
Indonesian food.

Hip Vegan Café

201 N. Montgomery St.
Yummy vegan!

Boccali's Pizza & Pasta

3277 E. Ojai Ave
simple home-style Italian food in a beautiful setting in east Ojai near Meditation Mount.

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Papa Lennon's

515 W. El Roblar Dr
Pizza, wraps, and salads in Meiner’s Oaks. Nice Patio Dining. 2 blocks from the house

Home Kitchen of Ojai
Home Kitchen of Ojai

1103 Maricopa Hwy
Traditional breakfast featuring Swedish pancakes.

Ojai Tortilla House

101 N. Signal St.
Mexican street food. Closes at 3 pm. Cash only.

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Ojai Deer Lodge

2261 Maricopa Hwy
Oldest restaurant and tavern in Ojai, Best California Rustic Roadhouse featuring legendary mac and cheese, famous fried chicken, a great burger, barbecue, live music, and cocktails.

The Nest

401 E. Ojai Ave
Fun, eclectic menu with salads, sandwiches, wraps, tacos+++, walking distance from the house.

Osteria Monte Grappa

242 E. Ojai Ave
Late Night Italian right on the arcade

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Marché Gourmet Delicatessen

133 E. Ojai Ave
Espresso, Pastries, Cheese, Wine, Sandwiches, Salads, Soups, limited hours.


314 El Paseo Road
Fancy Italian, Special Occasion located in a beautiful old house just off Ojai Ave.

Ojai Pizza Company
Ojai Pizza

331 E. Ojai Ave
delivery pizza and sandwiches. Their tagline is “The Only Good Pizza,” which I do not agree with, but they do have decent pizza, and for when you just don’t want to go anywhere, delivery!

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Ca Marco Ristorante

1002 E. Ojai Ave
Another good Italian restaurant. Located east end of town. I’m particularly fond of their lasagna.

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The Ojai Ranch House

102 Besant Rd.
A garden restaurant in Meiners Oaks, a beautiful setting within walking distance from the house, special occasion.

Summit Drive-in
Summit Drive-In

12689 Santa Paula Ojai Road, Hwy. 150
Burgers, Sandwiches, BBQ, Shakes & Floats, breakfast and lunch. On the drive to Santa Paula. Cute rural setting.

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Izakaya Full Moon

928 E. Ojai Ave
Traditional Japanese food, tiny restaurant, great food. Located behind Magic Hour Ceremonial Teas.

Sakura Ojai

219 E. Matilija St.
Japanese fusion, and so many sushi choices.

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Om Thai

710 N. Ventura Ave, Oak View
Really yummy Thai food with amazing seasonal Mango Sticky Rice for dessert located a short drive to Oak View.

Ojai Valley Deli Cafe
Ojai Valley Deli Café

1205 Maricopa Hwy
Take out sandwiches, salads, and desserts + Italian dishes.

Farmer & the Cook
Farmer and the Cook

469 E Ojai Ave
Vegetarian Mexican food and health food store.

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Sanders & Sons

334 E Ojai Ave
Yummy hand-made artisanal gelato on fun waffle cone flavors like birthday cake and orange creamsicle

Ojai Ice Cream

210 E. Ojai Ave
Newly revamped small family-owned ice cream shop located right on Ojai Ave in The Arcade Plaza. Ice Cream is made on-site using an organic base from Straus Family Creamery.

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Coffee Connection

311 E. El Roblar Dr.
Our favorite neighborhood coffee and pastry.

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The Dutchess

457 E. Ojai Ave
Coffee/Bakery/Salads/Sandwiches by day, Burmese by night in a historic and very pretty building.

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Topa Topa Brewing

345 E. Ojai Ave
Craft beer.

Tipple & Ramble
Tipple & Ramble

315 N. Montgomery St.
Funky Wine Bar: picnic-patio-shop, go early, closes at 8 pm. Closed Mon-Tues. 21 and over.

Revel Kombucha
Revel Kombucha

307 E. Matilija St.
Award-winning kombuchas and organic acai bowls, local to Ojai.

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Ojai Beverage Conmpany

655 E. Ojai Ave
Very tasty Burgers and Sandwiches. Large portions. A ridiculously large beer selection in their market. Wine & Spirits.

Barts Bookstore in Ojai california. Image shows a person reading a book from the shelf.
Bart's Books. Worlds largest outdoor bookstore.
Rainbow Bridge Natural Food

211 E. Matilija St.

Westridge Markets

802 E. Ojai Ave & 131 W. Ojai Ave

Ojai Certified Farmers’ Market

300 E. Matilija St (Sunday Mornings). Locally grown fresh fruits & vegetables+++

Ojai Community Farmers Market

414 E. Ojai Ave (Thursdays 3pm-7pm). Locally grown fresh fruits & vegetables+++

Blue Ojai

209 W Ojai Ave
Next to Beacon Coffee. Home Décor, Fashion, and Art.

Nutmegs Ojai House

304 N Montgomery St.

Mystical emporium specializing in crystals, spiritual art and tools, garden art. A super fun place to seek treasures.

Rains Department Store of Ojai

218 E Ojai (The Arcade). A specialty department store in the heart of Ojai. So many fun finds.

Fig Curated Living

327 E Ojai Ave

Handcrafted home & garden décor, textiles, ceramics, glassware, jewelry.


302 E Ojai Ave

Fair trade, ethically sourced home décor, gifts, my favorite!

Serendipity Toys

221 E Matilija St

Old School Toy Store.

Bart’s Books

302 W Matilija St

World’s Largest Outdoor Bookstore. So cool!

Summer Camp

1020 W Ojai Ave

Home + Style, Vintage, Plants, Custom Framing

Ova Arts

238 E Ojai Ave

Art Gallery

Nutmegs Ojai House

304 N Montgomery St.

Mystical emporium specializing in crystals, spiritual art and tools, garden art. A super fun place to seek treasures.

Magic Hour Ceremonial Teas & Gifts

928 E Ojai Ave

Locally made teas and tea shop focusing on tea ritual


Los Padres National Forest

Hiking Los Padres National Forest.

Venture River Preserve Trails

Multiple trailheads walking distance to the house.

Meditation Mount

10340 Reeves Rd. Online registration required for visiting.

Lake Casitas Recreation Area
Spa Ojai

905 Country Club Rd. At Ojai Valley Inn

The Day Spa of Ojai

209 N Montgomery St.

The Ojai Vineyard

109 S Montgomery St.
wine tasting

Topa Mountain Winery

 821 W Ojai Ave. Wine tasting

The Mob Shop

110 W Ojai Ave. Bike rentals.

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