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Seaward Village Fish & Chips

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1125 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3872
11:00 - 21:00
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Sheridan, Wyoming
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139 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great little fish 'n chips eatery very close to the beach. Served old-school style in a paper filled basket (food quality paper printed to resemble old newspaper :) ) Very delicious fish n' Chips, and even if you don't upgrade to their famed onion rings, you still get a couple of rings with your fries. Extremely friendly service! The only... More 

Thank misty_bee_Wyo
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got the Sewards Sampler, and onion rings. The onion rings were as good as everyone said very fresh! The fries were good, and the shrimp and fish were fantastic. Got a clam chowder to go as well.

Thank Justin M
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely hands down the best fish and chips anywhere and please order a side of onion rings! I'm born and raised in San Diego and have eaten fresh local seafood everywhere but this place does it right!

Thank AnonChef
Ramona, California
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96 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stole the title from a previous writer - but it is accurate. The facility looks like the "Hole in the Wall" that you have heard about. But, it was recommended so we tried it. We are fans of fish and chips, and they do that as the primary item. The fish and chips was battered just right and was... More 

Thank Skip M
Oakland, California
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Building is small sitting for about 100 people with two outside tables. you walked in sat down on the table for four ordered fish& chips with fried zucchini as appetizer we had iced tea.

Thank Nicandro P
Newbury Park
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Head over to Seaward Village fish & chips. This little place has been there since 1996. I had the fried clams and french fries which would feed two.. if you want to share :-) They were tasty.. They also had fresh brewed iced tea!!! My fav :-) Place is on the small side but they have inside and outside seating...... More 

Thank Lynne W
Los Angeles, CA
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Ate here last Sunday as we finished our weekend and enjoyed the last few hours at the beach before heading home. I am glad we gave this place a shot. I had the Seaward Combo - fish, shrimp and scallops. All excellent, hot, crispy and fresh. Plenty of fries to go with them. I especially enjoyed the homemade tartar. Hubby... More 

Thank LuvMyChamp
Los Angeles
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335 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Ordered Alaskan cod fish and chips- nothing special- and watched the cook open a big bag of frozen potatoes and there you go. Why can't restaurants actually cook. Cut up some potatoes and cook.. ugh. Tasted ok. When I asked for ketchup in a small to-go cup I was given a bunch of ketchup packets.. ugh.. again bottles of ketchup... More 

Thank BackRoadsUSA
Tim G, Owner at Seaward Village Fish & Chips, responded to this review

Hello, I'm sorry that our product was not up to your standards . As you can see by our reviews most people disagree with you. 99% of restaurants use frys from a frozen state. We have tried in the past to make frys from scratch. Very difficult. Everyone is entitled to there own opinion. One thing you should know is... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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327 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016

And we were not disappointed even if the alcohol license has still not been renewed. However, this did not detract from a fabulous fish & chip meal and, hopefully, we'll be back again next time in Ventura even if it's 8,000 miles away.

Thank MandY1943
Peoria, Arizona
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I think this was unquestionably the best fish and chips I've had outside of London! Light batter, not at all greasy, delicious fish and chips. A rare find just off the beach.

Thank iGlobalTravel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3872
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: 18057467094

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