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Cafe Ficelle

390 S Mills Rd, Suite B, Ventura, CA 93003-3433
+1 805-941-3444
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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390 S Mills Rd, Suite B, Ventura, CA 93003-3433
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As with anything French, service was a little chaotic. Took me a while to understand how the place worked and how to order. Getting my order took a while (to a point where I considered cancelling.). Strangely the cheese crepe had some peppers inside: May...More

1  Thank Laurent B
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

I found Cafe Ficelle when I was mapping out my route from my hotel to my customers at a local hospital. I was bringing them a late morning treat. Cafe Ficelle was right near where I needed to go so I stopped in with no...More

Thank H M
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here multiple times over the last month and each visit has been wonderful. Whether you want a perfectly cooked breakfast, espresso drinks or a lunch to linger over, this is the place to go. Lots of indoor seating plus two dog-friendly patios. The...More

Thank EditorCJP
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We met friends for brunch and it was a very nice surprise. I had the French onion soup and it was delicious! It had a hearty broth with well cooked onions and sourdough croutons. The two women shared a roast beef sandwich and both loved...More

Thank donalds728
Reviewed 7 June 2018

I was visiting the area for a business meeting and we strolled a block from the office to the Cafe Ficelle. It was recommended as a sandwich shop but it was obvious when we walked in the door that it was primarily a coffee shop...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

First time in this beautiful cafe and it was a nice surprise. Decor is well done and inviting. Coffee and croissants were delicious. We will be back to try some of the great choices for breakfast and brunch.

Thank LuzEscobar
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived around 10:30 on Sunday morning, and Cafe Ficelle was buzzing. The smell of fresh coffee and freshly made breads and pastries took me back to my childhood with memories of visiting my grandfathers bakery. We had a sampling of several pastries and breads...More

Thank timshuwy
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Café Ficelle is a modern elegant French Cafe across from the Pacific View Mall on Mills. They seem to be family owned or at least give that impression between staff and management. They have absolutely gorgeous offerings of breads, pastries, macaroons and candies. In fact,...More

2  Thank Jolie R
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I went to France 3 years ago and this instantly took me right back to Paris. I had a Nutella with fruit crepe and it was incredible!! So fluffy and they didn’t skimp on the Nutella. I also ordered an almond croissant. I brought it...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 23 February 2018

My husband and I stopped for a light breakfast and coffee on Saturday morning. We shared the most amazing breakfast sandwich! I kind of wish I had ordered my own! A soft cooked egg on a homemade English muffin with a generous portion of ham....More

Thank claytravisamy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
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06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 390 S Mills Rd, Suite B, Ventura, CA 93003-3433
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-941-3444
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Cafe Ficelle is Ventura's County’s premier bakery and cafe.
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