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For 2
Date
Thu, 1/18
Time
8:00 PM
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Azu Restaurant and Ojai Valley Brewery

4.2
148 reviews
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$30 and under
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Mediterranean
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Farm Fresh Tapas, Craft Cocktails, Local wine and our own Craft Beer.
Azu brings the flavors and spices of the Mediterranean, combines them with fresh local product to create a comfortable gathering atmosphere for tourists and locals alike.

Ojai Valley Brewery Tap Room is located in the front room of Azu and served throughout the resturant. The beers utilize ingredients uniquely native to the U.S.A. including our truest native grain, corn. We are using local chaparral herbs in concert with and at times in place of hops as well as special herbs, flowers, fruits, and spices sourced from our local Ojai farms that blend together to create a unity of flavor. We love Ojai, and Craft Beer, and have a mission to give Craft Beer lovers something Different, and Uniquely Local.

Azu specializes in entertaining large groups as well as romantic dinner for two. Two outdoor dining patios, fireplace dining room, Tap Room and bar area and large private dining room.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Mediterranean, Tapas / Small Plates, Brewery
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Hours of operation
Mon–Thu 11:00 am–9:00 pm
Fri, Sat 11:00 am–10:00 pm
Sun 10:00 am–8:30 pm
Brunch
Sat, Sun 10:00 am–2:00 pm
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Phone number
(805) 640-7987
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What 148 People Are Saying
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4.2
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4.2
food
4.3
service
4.2
ambience
4.1
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85% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipDawnie (Los Angeles)
5.0
Dined 5 days ago

Taylor was absolutely amazing! Her service is first class. The food was exceptional and the courses were aligned with the cuisine that is offered. We really enjoys ourselves and will be back again with friends! The only critique is that they need to dim down the dining area to enhance the true ambiance of this restaurant. Great job!

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vipOpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
4.0
Dined on December 5, 2017

Came here during a trip to Ojai. Loved trying the craft brews from next door. Menu was interesting and the food was pretty good! Not the best meal we have ever had, but solidly decent and cheaper than some of the other fine dining options in Ojai. Interesting art on the interior walls.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0
Dined on November 12, 2017

Great downtown location. Tap room and bar at the front and a few cozy chairs, booths and tables in the front. The back has more tables but it's cut off from the entrance. We enjoyed the front room for people watching and street view. Service was helpful and friendly. On site brewed beers were delicious. All of our food was great. There's also a free smaller tables out side.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0
Dined on November 11, 2017

Wonderful time. We've been here once before for lunch after a hike and this time we returned for a special dinner. It's our favorite restaurant in the Ventura area and we will be sure to make it a regular part of our vacation. The food was good, the service lovely and the ambiance and wine and beer made it exceptional.

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lovethisplace (San Diego)
5.0
Dined on November 10, 2017

Love this place! Excellent food and cozy when the fireplace is going.

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OpenTable Diner 
4.0
Dined on November 8, 2017

Our server made the evening special. She was delightful, helped selecting great food choices and finding the right wine for the evening. We'll be back.

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JohnE (Yosemite)
3.0
Dined on October 25, 2017

Hit or miss with food and beer.
Yes to Chicken Mezze and buffalo cauliflower.
No to falafel chile relleno snd most of their beers.

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JutPointLoma (San Francisco)
5.0
Dined on October 22, 2017

Awesome service - wonderful experience - great food!!

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
2.0
Dined on October 22, 2017

The food was fine, but we found the service to be quite rude. The food itself took over 45 minutes to arrive. When we inquired if our server could check on the status of our food, he responded, "It'll be a while," without offering to check with the kitchen or offer any explanation. Will not be returning.

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OpenTable Diner 
4.0
Dined on October 15, 2017

Azu is my favorite restaurant in Ojai! I love introducing new friend to Azu so it's my "go to" when I have company.

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Hours, Transportation, and Details

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Mediterranean, Tapas / Small Plates, Brewery
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Hours of operation
Mon–Thu 11:00 am–9:00 pm
Fri, Sat 11:00 am–10:00 pm
Sun 10:00 am–8:30 pm
Brunch
Sat, Sun 10:00 am–2:00 pm
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Cross street
Fox St.
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Price range
$30 and under
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Phone number
(805) 640-7987
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Catering
Offering Mobile Paella Pan Catering. We can set up anywhere and can accommodate any number of guests. Full service catering also available.Pop Up Bar Catering also available.
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Parking details
We have street parking in front of the restaurant and there is a public lot across the street.
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Public transit
Bus stop across the street.
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Executive chef
Laurel Moore
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Special events & promotions
Please sign up to our mailing list at www.azuojai.com to receive e-mail notifications about special event hosted at Azu. Events like Wine Makers Dinners with local wineries, Martini Parties and Live Music Events.

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