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Mimi's Cafe

3373 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93003-5075
+1 805-644-1388
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (3 reviews)
“french dip” (2 reviews)
“jambalaya” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, International
€€ - €€€
3373 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93003-5075
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I should eat here more often. The food is fine, prices are reasonable, French wine is $6 a glass and they serve small deserts for about $3! Some French touches. I had the French Pot Roast Monday and the Jambalaya last time I was there....More

Thank Jack R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Because we have had good experiences at every other Mimi's we've been to we decided to go somewhere we were familiar with. We were greeted immediately and seated. The food was good, however, the service was slow and at times disjointed. Our waitress seemed to...More

Thank jazzmike
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is just an average restaurant, with average prices and avergage tasting food. There is nothing you haven't seen before but you can dine in restaurants that definitely have better food. The service is fine, the location is clean and there's nothing bad to say...More

Thank as4beatles
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The muffins are great and so are the breakfasts. So are the lunch and dinners. But Mimi's is my go to place for breakfast. The corned beef hash and eggs are tasty. I always have my muffin boxed up for later in the day. The...More

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 26 July 2017

A friend of mine and I went here on a Thursday night. I ordered the Pot Roast and I could not believe all the pepper that was in it. I know that I will not order this again.

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

European style cafe adjacent to a large shopping Mall. Menu seems to change frequently but has many simple or sophisticated entrees. Sign up for emails and they will send frequent coupons for a free entree. We enjoyed the food. The service was pleasant but slow....More

Thank Lynda H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were traveling home from a trip and stopped here for dinner. We had eaten here before and liked the restaurant. This time around the menu had changed and was limited on the type of foods we liked. The staff were friendly but the service...More

Thank Edward Y
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Ok so it;s not Paris, but it's kinda cool vibe reminds me of Paris, and the food is always very good. This place gets busy, but even if you wait a bit you wait in comfort and can look at all the French decor. The...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Understated but authentic French cuisine. Salmon on wilted spinach, the cream sauce is creme de la creme! Jambalaya reminded me of New Orleans. Family atmosphere. Fun. The mud pie is extravagant.

Thank Ed G
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch. Had the comb 1/2 sandwich and spinach salad. Great service & food. Restaurant has great location with plenty of parking.

Thank Ed J
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10 September 2017|
Response from Lynda H | Reviewed this property |
I don't work there, but I have attended small group birthday or farewell parties there. There are some large tables, or tables that can be combined.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3373 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93003-5075
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-644-1388
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