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Lure Fish House


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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With freshly made corn tortilla chips
House Ceviches
Ahi Ceviche
Spicy Seafood Ceviche
Bowl $8.95
Cup $4.95
New England Clam Chowder
Bowl $8.95
Cup $4.95
Veracruz Red Clam Chowder
Local Grilled Artichoke
Served with drawn butter and garlic aioli - GF
Housemade Guacamole
Freshly made corn tortilla chips - GF
Lobster, Spinach, Artichoke Dip
Crab Cakes
Cilantro corn salad, remoulade
Crispy Calamari
With red and green jalapeno peppers, chipotle aioli & roasted tomato sauce
1 Ibs $14.95
1 1/2 Ibs $20.95
2 Ibs $25.95
Steamed Venus Clams
White wine and herbs
1 Ibs $14.95
P.E.I Mussels
Roasted tomato herb broth
Wild U.S. Gulf Shrimp Cocktail
Half dozen served on the half shell- Seasonal variety, call for daily availability and pricing.
Kumiai Oysters - Baja California
Crystal Point Oysters - Hood Canal, Washington
Eastern Oysters - Delaware, Chesapeake area
Glacier Point Oysters - Kachemak Bay, Alaska
Crispy Fried Oysters - 5
Sesame ginger sauce, chipotle aioli
Charbroiled Oysters
Made with organic extra virgin olive oil
Citrus Crab Cake Salad
Organic spring mix, avocado, grapefruit, herbs; champagne vinaigrette
Seafood Louie
With Dungeness crab and Gulf Shrimp -GF
full $11.95
half $7.95
add anchovies $1.5
Classic Caesar
full $13.95
half $9.95
Autumn Berry Salad
Organic spring greens, berries, pecans, goat cheese, red onion - GF
full $11.95
half $7.95
Power Chopped Salad
Organic Tuscan kale, basil, bell pepper, romaine, chickpeas, avocado; lemon basil vinaigrette - GF
full $12.95
half $8.95
Organic Tuscan Kale Salad
Organic kale mixed with quinoa, wild rice, carrots, red peppers, shaved parmesan - GF
Faroe Islands Salmon
Grilled Wild Gulf Shrimp
Seared Ahi Tuna
Crispy Calamari
Free-Range Chicken Breast
Served with a choice of two sides
Wild Pacific Rock Fish
Loch Etive Steelhead
Faroe Islands Salmon
Idaho Trout
Wild Mahi Mahi
Icelandic Arctic Char
Wild Pacific White Sea Bass
Wild Yellowtail
Wild Pacific Line-Caught Swordfish
Wild U.S. Gulf Shrimp
Wild Gulf Shrimp. Served with a side of drawn butter.
Linguini & Clam Sauce
Spicy Seafood Pasta
Mussels, clams, calamari and linguini in a spicy roasted tomato herb cream sauce
Tequila Lime Shrimp Pasta
Spicy tequila-lime infused tomato cream sauce, fresh spinach, wild U.S. Gulf Shrimp
Lobster Ravioli
Maine Lobster, squid ink striped ravioli, Chardonnay cream sauce
Idaho Trout Almondine
Crusted with bread crumbs, parmesan and toasted almonds; served with a choice of two sides
Sally's Sand Dabs
Lightly herb crusted with lemon caper sauce; served with a choice of two sides
Pan Seared Scallops
Arugula, mango, garlic roasted tomatoes, roasted corn - GF
Blackened Seared Ono
Organic sauteed vegetables & brown rice; sesame ginger sauce, wasabi aioli - GF
Sesame Seared Ahi Tuna
Organic sauteed vegetables & brown rice; sesame ginger sauce, Sriracha aioli - GF
Blackened Eastern Redfish
Red drum served with remoulade; served with a choice of two sides - GF
With Linguini $28.95
Lure Cioppino
Fire roasted tomato broth with fish, clams, mussels, Gulf shrimp & scallops
Prime "Baseball Cut" Steak
Aged USDA Prime center cut top sirloin; served with a choice of two sides - GF
Served with choice of 2 sides - Call for daily availability and pricing
South American Lobster Tail
1.5 lb. Live Maine Lobster
Steamed then grilled on the charbroiler
2.5 lb. Live Maine Lobster
$26.00 per pound*** Steamed then grilled on the charbroiler
3 Ib. Live Maine Lobster
$26.00 per pound*** Steamed then grilled on the charbroiler
Served with fries and pineapple coleslaw
Fish & Chips
Beer-battered Alaskan cod fillet
Fish & Shrimp Combo
Wild U.S. Gulf shrimp and Alaskan cod
Shrimp & Chips
Free Lure Fish House ONLY parking on 2nd flr of parking structure located directly behind our restaurant. Private dining room and patio seating. Happy Hour Sunday 11:30 am - 6:00 pm and Mon - Fri 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. 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. Our restaurant strives to provide locally caught seafood, organically grown local produce, and wines from local vineyards whenever possible. We also 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
US$10 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Seafood, Soups
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

FABULOUS dinner on a Sunday night! The booth we were seated at was extremely comfortable & the service the best! The hot meals were served on a hot plate! What attention to detail. We appreciate food being served this way, rather than on a cold...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cdcozz0656
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to eat here on a rainy Saturday night. There was s wait, but we opted to be seated in the outside area. This had a plastic housing around it, so it was very enjoyable. It also made it quite a bit quieter than the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ravenlady
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the Happy Hour at Lure... Oysters are the best!! Drinks half price! Was not disappointed!! Will go back!!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank pms1323
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat at the oyster bar. People were nice and treated us well. We had the crab cakes which were good. Three on the plate. Then scallops and sea bass. Both were very good. Nice night out

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank rudyt569
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined there Monday 25th at about 8pm we were seated on a high table with soft seats to the back of the wall. The table also had a circle foot support, which was good. It was because of this we saw the visible food...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LondonDelia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favorite restaurants in Ventura. never had a bad meal. Everything is very fresh. prices are reasonable. Make a reservation, busy all the time. good sign!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PattyB1070
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch and was hugely satisfied, very appetizing and most delicious! We had grilled salmon with pineapple coleslaw and sauted spinach, outstanding; also grilled trout with house side salad, also outstanding. Side salad was a meal in itself! Every thing is fresh, lots from...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LJRuiz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I often have business lunches in Ventura and choose to meet at Lure Fish House because of its convenient location and good food. And they have booths, which are great for a business meeting. We have a Lure Fish House in Santa Barbara (where I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Gail K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We usually eat at Lure in Camarillo when we are visiting family but Ventura Lure definitely has the energy! Great dinner and martinis are the BEST!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Grandparents2013
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

This place is great. Ceviche is outstanding. Fish is fresh and flavorful. Server was attentive. Busy place. Customers are sometimes a problem. We experienced a couple that insisted on having their service dog at the table which the restaurant accommodated, but this was not a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kevin R
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8 September 2018|
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Response from Alana M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but I just saw this question. I have never had reservations, and have only had to wait a little while. Don't know if they take them.
Aime G
8 July 2017|
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Response from Chrissie_P_H | Reviewed this property |
They do, but the restaurant is more suited to adults. It's quite sophisticated and we've never seen children there. Not sure how children woukd be tolerated.
20 February 2017|
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Response from FA J | Reviewed this property |
Excellent appetizers priced reasonable, most under $10 USD, wide selection of beers, wine & well drinks. Good atmosphere, well suited for a business lunch. Minus one (1) point ---No reservations for small parties, groups of... More
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