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Dargans Irish Pub & Restaurant

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
593 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2628
+1 805-648-3001
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“shepherd's pie” (12 reviews)
“irish stew” (6 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
593 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2628
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super busy, great atmosphere excellent food great wine and beers, the go to dish had to be the beef Guinness pie, truly exceptional and huge serving. and a couple of glasses of Guinness to wash it down.

Thank Auditman2014
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a fun, lively place with great service and fantastic food. The Irish dancers are fun to watch.

Thank ctrain22
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Came here for a business lunch and sat by the bar area. Parking can be a problem but if you head up the hill, there's a free parking area a few feet away. Parking is good for 4 hours. Food is great - I had...More

Thank Jomama_Fosho
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Visiting Ventura shopping area and located this on the corner of historic Main Street just down from the Ventura Theater. Amid loads of seafood and bars, sits this exquisite taste of Ireland. Inside opens to a great bar surrounded by roomy booths and tables. Solid...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Went for a quick two drinks with friends and had a shrimp and mashed potato appetizer which was yummy. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Elaina E
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

On a Sunday afternoon, the bar was not crowded and a great place to get a drink after a hike. Service was great- not intrusive but attentive. The mostly fried food menu items did not appeal to us, so we moved on. I must say,...More

Thank Dianne H
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

A group of us had dinner here while visiting Ventura, we dined here not knowing anything about this establishment. This restaurant is a large Irish Pub with a full cocktail bar, warm ambience and polite servers. This business is a step up from your traditional/local...More

Thank Rt C
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Met some friends from the Ventura and Santa Barabbas area for dinner. The atmosphere was fun. Service was f good. I enjoyed the experience

Thank Bradco2014
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived in town late, looking for dinner and happened upon Dargans. Fun pub atmosphere with drinks and dinner available even though we arrived at 9pm. Really cool that each menu item is available in lunch or dinner portion. The shepherds pie was delicious. The server...More

Thank amymarie2011
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Dargans is a great weekend place to mingle , always crazy busy with a great group of folks. Some great comfort food and good beer. The staff is great but can get a bit overwhelmed when the crowds arrive. Dargans is a traditional Irish Pub...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 593 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2628
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-648-3001
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