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Spencer Makenzie's Fish

806 E Thompson Blvd, Corner of Ash & Thompson, Ventura, CA 93001-2918
+1 805-643-8226
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (131 reviews)
“clam chowder” (30 reviews)
“ahi” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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806 E Thompson Blvd, Corner of Ash & Thompson, Ventura, CA 93001-2918
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1 - 10 of 306 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went there with 6 family members 30 minutes before closing and the food was awesome. The wait staff was superb. Great fish tacos! Can't wait to go back.

Thank chisel007
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When ever I return to Ventura for a visit, this is the place for me to go and get a few 'World Famous Fish Taco'. Amazing taste, ambiance and the best Fish Taco. Additionally the Burrito is also great, a must place for lunch or...More

Thank Dharmadji5
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is where I tell people to go! Literally. I probably refer at least 6 people every two weeks. I often meet new homeowners and will ask them what types of food/restaurants they prefer. Spencer's is one of my top choices to share

Thank DuckyDrake
Reviewed 6 days ago

I keep coming here with simple expectations. Some visits I get excellent fish tacos with great service. Other visits I get fish tacos with over-cooked rubbery fish smothered in special sauce that took forever because the waitress is over-whelmed. Sometimes I leave loving the place....More

Thank LaQuinta
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place was packed, but people gladly waited and it was worth it. We ate on the patio even though it was getting a bit chilly because the wait for indoor seating would have been longer! The fish tacos is what we came for and...More

Thank Sylvia O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Long day and we didn't feel like cooking. Fresh, tasty, local, healthy and affordable. Spencers!! No line to get dinner at 8pm. Our food was brought fairly quickly, considering that it is all made to order. The Ahi Pockets were covered with chunks of seared...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place....insanely good fish tacos and other seafood items will not disappoint. Lines can be long but this stop is so worth the wait!

Thank moenkopi23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch and dinner spot after beach or any time. Fresh, affordable, wide selection of food and drink-something for everyone. We eat here every time we're in Ventura.

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the fish and shrimp burrito and ceviche for lunch and shared our lunch. The food was delicious. Clam chowder was very tasty and Amy our server was very friendly and upbeat. We really enjoyed our food and the atmosphere.

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's always a good sign when there are people lined up inside and outside. Even better the very courteous staff willing to help everyone . Based off of others reviews and recommendations we ordered the clam chowder - great flavor and balance of ingredients, cod...More

Thank kd1314
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Response from Doozer2015 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do. Give them a call, they are always more then helpfull!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 806 E Thompson Blvd, Corner of Ash & Thompson, Ventura, CA 93001-2918
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-8226
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Description
Voted best fish taco in the county.
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