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The Labyrinth Winery tasting room in historic Downtown will offer our world-class wines including special tasting room only releases, various wine education classes, special events, and a lot of fun.
The classic Tiki cocktails start with the freshest quality rums and the best ingredients. Made by hand and never with pre-made mixes. Enjoy a Mai Tai, Zombie, Jet Pilot, and many other fun drinks. They also offer delicious drinks created just for Viktiki: Voodoo Temptress of the Seven Pleasures, Alter of Sacrifice, and the Lagoon of Forbidden Desire. They not only have high quality drinks but also high quality Polynesian foods. Come start your night out and enjoy the experience at Ventiki.
Fill-up with Friends:
Café Fiore is one of the premier dining spots in Ventura. This elegant spot brings to you traditional Italian cooking with a southern flare. The martini lounge is a great spot to sip on one of their flavorful martinis or other great bar drinks while listening to the sounds of hip Jazz trios. There is also dining on the beautiful patio lounge to fill-up with fresh air.
Lure Fish House was created with the goal of providing you with a Top Tier Seafood Experience featuring fresh and sustainable seafood from trusted sources. They feature a full bar with specialty cocktails, and an oyster bar serving a variety of fresh items that can vary daily. Lure specializes in Mesquite charbroiled seafood while also providing uniquely prepared selections. The menus are updated daily to reflect availability and guarantee freshness. This is the perfect place to fill-up on superb foods and exclusive drinks during your exhilarating night on the town.
Saloon BBQ is finger licking good. Making fresh mouthwatering dishes, this is the perfect place to fill-up with friends. Saloon BBQ Co. is an upscale western style BBQ joint. You can enjoy so many different hearty selections that will replenish you for the rest of your night on the town.
Late Night Fun:
The Tavern is a one of the best nightspots of downtown Ventura. Constantly showcasing bands and DJ’s, you are sure to love the music scene. They have a pool table, games, fire pits, tv’s, and places for everyone to hang out. You can go to the game room, dance on one of the dance floors, socialize on the patio, or relax in the front. With bartenders located in all of the areas of this Victorian house setting, you can enjoy a wide selection of well-priced drinks. The Tavern is like going to the coolest party house you have ever been to. Don’t miss out on having an awesome night at the Tavern.
Rookee’s features the ultimate combination of a sports bar, lounge, and grill. The grill serves anything from delicious pastas and pizzas, burgers and sandwiches, and awesome finger foods. The sports bar is surrounded with 14 HD TV’s with two 10′ x 8′ HD projectors, for the your sports experience. At night, Rookees really gets poppin with good music, exclusive entertainment, and the club-like atmosphere. Rookee’s is a must stop during a night on the town.
In 1902 Lawrence Dargan built a Pub and grocery to serve the small population of Cookstown, a market town in the north ofIreland. This became a center of Irish traditional music and good times. The tradition has spanned three generations, and now continues with Dargan’s Irish Pub & Restaurant here in Downtown. The historic atmosphere has now been modernized and strengthened to be one of the go to places of Ventura. Start your night out and socialize at Dargan’s for a blissful experience to remember.
Dance, sip, or groove the night away at one of Ventura’s leading bar and live music venues. Bombay’s has friendly bartenders serving fresh hand-crafted cocktails or ice cold beers. Bring your friends or make some new ones while trying the delicious late night tacos. Dedicated to providing live music to the community for over 28 years, Bombay features two full stages, two full dance floors, and two state of the art sound systems. Bombay’s is the place for fun times and memories.
Star Lounge is a classic bar being established in 1976, it is one the originals. They have multiple Billiards tables, dartboards, and other fun things to do. At the Star Lounge there is great staff with quick service. The Karaoke and live bands during the weekend add to the fun. Come into the historic bar and hang out in one of the chillist places in downtown.
Craft Beer Night:
Capture the spirit of San Buenaventura’s lively past at Barrelhouse 101. They offer great eats, happy times, and have one of the biggest selections of specialty beers on tap along the California Coast. With beer samplers that allow you to choose from over a 100 beers to try, Barrelhouse 101 is the place you want to go for a craft beer night.
Filled with a variety of seating options and beautiful décor, Grapes and Hops is the perfect place for groups to have drinks at. The concept of a great selection of both wine and beer will keep everyone happy. It’s a great place to enjoy your craft beer night. Stop in for a while and try a new discovery or enjoy an old classic while taking in the atmosphere.
Anacapa Brewing Company is Ventura only Brewpub. They serve fresh, hand-crafted ales and lagers produced in a 12-tank stainless steel brewery by the head brewer Adam Ball. With a wide variety of fresh, cutting edge menu items, there’s something for everyone. Come in and enjoy a delicious meal and pint of fresh ale in a 125-year old brick building or sit on the patio right off the sidewalk and take in the scene on Main Street.
Winchester’s has been feeding appetites and wetting whistles for almost 15 years. Great steaks, chicken, fresh seafood, and what some have called the ‘best damn burger in the tri-counties’ are just some of the temptations from the reasonably priced menu. Add that with full service bar with the largest selection of draft beer between Los Angeles and San Francisco, and you’ve got the makings of a truly memorable experience.
Paradise Pantry is the perfect place to go for your girl’s night out. This is a hole-in-the-wall that will leave you with a smile on your face. From their selection of high quality wines and delicious cocktails to their gourmet culinary foods, the Paradise Pantry is a for sure place to socialize and create new memories.
The Wine Rack is more than your local wine tasting room, it’s a harmonious fusion of a lounge and wine bar. Located in the heart of Downtown Ventura, the setting changes character as the day lengthens, with its serene ambiance and intimate conversation areas providing a relaxing setting for winding down after a long workday. As the evening progresses, the lights slowly dim and the music picks up-tempo, transforming into an energized nightspot with live music on weekends. The Wine Rack is the perfect place for anyone to enjoy.
Amigos is a place with a selection of good food and awesome drinks. The owner of Amigos, Jon Reese, is local to the Ventura community. His love for surfing, Mexican food, and great music inspired him to create Amigos. This restaurant not only offers a fun atmosphere with live music, but also has great deals. Bring together all the girls and have an amazing time at Amigos.