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Osteria Monte Grappa

242 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2737
+1 805-640-6767
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (65 reviews)
“tiramisu” (11 reviews)
“clams” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
242 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2737
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Located in old Ojai (where the arches are) is an Italian restaurant whose pasta dishes are off the charts! They need larger water glasses as it seems our waiter was continuously filling up the “shot glasses” at our table...

Thank roscoemoss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ask to be seated on the outside terrace located on the backside of the restaurant. You will dine in the shade of the trees overlooking a green belt between the other shops/restaurants located in the Drake area. My friends and I selected several pizzas to...More

Thank KASGirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here and were delighted with the ambience, the staff friendliness and the Best Thin-crust Pizza! Ours had seasonal veggies and Burrata Cheese. So yummy!

Thank Relojudy
Reviewed 17 January 2018

The room has a high ceiling and can be loud. The night we were there it was crowded and loud. The service was great. No complaints there. Our mushroom crostini was yummy. Our salad was pretty good. My BF got the linguine with clams and...More

Thank Victoria_H436
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Food is always delicious. Service is always friendly and attentive. I don't usually like Sitting at the Bar but this one is fun with the very attentive bartenders!!!

Thank DSO93023
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

My best friend and I drive here from Los Angeles for the Zucca all’Adriatica as often as we can. If that doesn’t say enough, the patio atmosphere should seal the deal. Best Italian sauce I’ve ever had. (And I grew up in nyc). I’m sold.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Annually, we travel over the California Coast Range on 33 on our trek from the central valley to Santa Barbara for the Thanksgiving holidays and hook up with a friend in Ojai for lunch. Based on Tripadvisor’s ratings, we opted for Osteria this year. It’s...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Spaghetti Squash dish was fantastic - it made me happy to be gluten-free because otherwise I would not have ordered the dish. We were offered the opportunity to eat outside but since it was 90+, we opted for inside. Having seen pictures of their deck,...More

Thank karenskelton7
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This restaurant has fabulous food. Loved our meal here. If the weather is nice we recommend sitting on the patio. Can't go wrong with any of the dishes.

Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We came here after the Sunday farmers market. We had dinner reservations setup for our trip already but we're referred to his place by our receptionist as her favorite restaurant in town so we decided to make it a go for lunch. Northern Italy (Venetian...More

Thank MikeWolfRealtor
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Questions & Answers
19 April 2017|
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Response from mikecrocker | Reviewed this property |
I am It aware what corkage fees are
31 October 2016|
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Response from Okbobby | Reviewed this property |
I was there on a week night. They do have a patio.
13 September 2016|
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Response from Harris T | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend calling the restaurant. We just walked in on a Friday night and got a table in the back patio with no problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2737
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
  • Phone Number: +1 805-640-6767
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