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Duke's Griddle 'n Grill

) #38 of 349 Restaurants in Ventura €€ - €€€ American, , Gluten Free Options
1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
+1 805-667-8411
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (28 reviews)
“fish tacos” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This spot is popping! Burgers are off the charts great! Fish & chips is killer! They have everything, and everything is GOOD! Cool beach vibe, literally steps from the beach on Seaward Ave. Menu is posted on the wall, and there is plenty of seating...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in from after a stroll along the beach. Nice selection of food. I had the seafood burrito. I ate half of it and save the other half for a snack later. Atmosphere is casual and since I had my dog with me was able...More

Thank Avram G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I with our two dogs went to Dukes for Father's Day. Their staff was both friendly and efficient. Both meals were a good value with ample portions; one hamburger and one pastrami sandwich. It is just a short five minute walk to...More

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Duke's is a staple of Ventura and has that vibe of a beach burger joint. The burgers are plentiful and delicious. The beer is cold and the pitchers are reasonable. Overall this is a solid joint.

Thank Tyskyr
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A short walk from the sandy beach is this local business- with friendly service-indoor and outdoor seating. A bar with tv screens-and lots of tables to spend time with friends. Bloody Mary was fair price and not watered down good and strong! Salsa and chips...More

Thank BackRoadsUSA
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We swing by here a few times a month. the food is great and affordable. we really enjoy the beachy feel of it and the staff is pleasant and efficient.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

VOTED BEST INDEPENDENT BURGER JOINT IN VENTURA. You can't pass this by. If you come to Ventura for a stay, You got to dine at Dukes. "Best Buns on the Beach" I eat there several times a month, and each time is guaranteed, and it's...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Dukes is easy walking distance from Inn on the Beach. Good selection, friendly folks and decent prices.

Thank punnkin
Reviewed 10 April 2017

If you're looking for the kind of surf café that California used to have all along the coast vs. the overpriced, faux "surf vibe" cafes that now compete, this is the place to go. The Surfer's Breakfast is super cheap and if you go early...More

Thank AJD50
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Always a good place to stop for burgers, salads, and sandwiches. Dukes is a casual bar just 1 block from the beach.

Thank Jeffrey N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-667-8411
Hello Everyone,
Thank you to our LOYALS!!! We will be back in September, same great food and atmosphere.
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