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Suzanne's Cuisine

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502 W Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2446 (Bristol)
+1 805-640-1961
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Today
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 17:30 - 20:00
Wed - Mon 11:30 - 14:30
Wed - Thu 17:30 - 20:00
Fri 17:30 - 20:30
Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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California
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great food & service. Everything is very tasty & clean. The fresh eggs that are sold are exceptionally good. They are laid by chickens raised by the owners children. I recommend that you buy them, if they are available. Reservations are recommended. We prefer the patio, but be aware of the weather. Ojai can be very hot in the summer... More 

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Thank ConcernedCalifornia
Venice
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this restaurant, the ambiance is special and romantic. I can't wait to go back again. (We've been twice) On this last visit, my husband loved his salmon with cilantro pesto entree. However, the Bouillabaisse which I ordered was a tad bland for my taste.

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Thank Susan P
Los Angeles, California
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had no idea what to expect at Suzannes. we were told it was a pretty good restaurant in Ojai. We were in for a terrific surprise. the Salmon on Saurkrout, was the our #1 novelty fish of the year. The mussels were terrific. Even the desert, that we usually never order was terrific. This was our best meal in... More 

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San Francisco, California
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68 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A cozy restaurant with great service serving good food. I enjoyed my meal. My husband had pasta, but was not as impressed

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Thank anna s
Los Angeles, CA
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All ten of us descended on Suzanne's for dinner in connection with a family reunion. We emerged well fed and happy. Great sand dabs. Great Scottish salmon. Great service. The ambience was delightful. The waiters didn't interrupt constantly as so many do, and the place was quiet enough to encourage good conversation. This one's a keeper.

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Thank jeffears
Los Angeles, California
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Probably the best restaurant in town. Terrific service. It was a cold night and the usually open space was enclosed in a see through cover, but we lookedout to a beautiful garden.

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Thank Ellen D
Ojai, California
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Suzanne's Cuisine has a stunningly charming look and feel. Our waitress greeted us like we were friends- no formal stuffiness, but VERY professional and caring. Our food reflected a tasty and intriguing intersection of where home cooked meets fine dining. IIf you are dieting, do yourself a favor and don't look at the dessert options!

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Ojai, California
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

This was our second visit to Suzanne's. The ambiance is charming, however, the food is over-priced and indifferently prepared. My rib eye steak was chewy and the veggies that came with it over-cooked. My Brussels Sprouts appetizer's taste and sogginess suggested that it had been sitting under a heat lamp for too long a time. We have had the same... More 

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Thank Ro E
Southern California
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367 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is our favorite dining spot in Ojai. Relaxing experience, always excellent service (thank you Kari), excellent menu with perfect execution and presentation from the Chef. We love dining on the patio, it is a casual yet romantic environment - small and quaint and just perfectly relaxing. The oysters, escargot, Maytag Blue Caesar are among our favorite starters. While I... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had a delicious lunch at Suzanne's Cuisine and enjoyed friendly service in a pretty and comfortable atmosphere. My husband had the duck salad, which he found excellent and very filling. My main course was a modern take on salade nicoise, which was also delectable and more than ample. Somehow, we made room for dessert. My husband enjoyed his triple... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
Monday
17:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 W Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2446
    (Bristol)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
  • Phone Number: +1 805-640-1961

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?