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Aloha Steakhouse

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364 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2824 (Harbor Blvd.)
+1 805-652-1799
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Ventura, California
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88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined here for lunch on Mothers Day because it was the only restaurant with openings for lunch in town. The restaurant itself has a nice atmosphere, friendly staff, is in a great location, but the food itself we thought was just average. However the fresh fish selections were absolutely delicious and cooked perfectly. The accompanying sides - garlic mashed... More 

Thank HoneylovesTim
Ventura, CA
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Admittedly this was some time ago... so maybe it's better now... we were there during a WS game - the wait staff was inattentive and the food was really poor. I got a mediocre steak with some disgusting gloopy teriyaki sauce on it and my wife's dish was poor as well. Poor service/poor food.. .ergo rating it poor. The interior... More 

Thank Plc2Stay
Ventura, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food to die for, nice atmosphere, good service and the owner who takes pride Love coming here and great for drinks.the bar is lovely and if you are ever in Ventura you need to stop in, you will not regret it.

Thank Darlene J
Los Osos, California
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241 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This is a relatively new spot near the pier in Ventura. It is a perfect spot if you like Hawaii theme, beach views while dining on steak or fish. Since the closing of the old Pierpont Inn we have been waiting for a nice ambiance with beach front views in Ventura. This was a lunch stop going south and I... More 

1 Thank Gene H
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a cowboy ribeye at the Aloha. Their salads were really fresh and boasts an ample serving. Had a great waiter and the hostess met us with an inviting smile. Call and reserve if you want an ocean view while you eat. The drinks here at happy hour make you happy. The drinks after happy hour, not so happy.... More 

Thank Mike S
San Diego, California
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129 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This was our first time here and it was busy. We made reservations which really helped as the wait was long for others. The food was great. And so was the service.

Thank FlySleepEat
Ventura, California
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

As a journalist and author I have traveled across the US and in 40 years of writing and reviewing eatery's, this place will knock your socks off. Many walk out bare foot. The Aloha is located near the sea on California street and the aroma will make your mouth water. My favorite is the Blackened Salmon House Salad, next would... More 

Thank William B
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Peter, our waiter, was a delight. He was courteous, efficient and attentive. The food was so so good w ample portions. The calamari was lightly fried and tender. The steak was perfectly cooked. But, get the coconut shrimp either for app or main, it's deliciously sweet and tender. However, the desserts were amazing as well! Chocolate volcano cake? Hula pie?... More 

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Brainerd, Minnesota, United States
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80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We went as a large group of 27 people. They had all of our orders right and the food was very good. While it was next door to our hotel and the convenience was important, I would have traveled a long way for the Aloha's service, food and fantastic location on Ventura Beach.

Thank GKY0ung
Los Angeles, California
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103 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I ate there for a business dinner and the view of the ocean was nice but the food was just OK. I've had better and I dont think I'd go there if it were not for work.

Thank Kevin K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 364 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001-2824
    (Harbor Blvd.)
  • Public Transportation: Amtrak stop is at Fairgrounds, approximately 1/2 mi north of Aloha Steakhouse.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-652-1799

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?