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11534 N Ventura Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-3848
+1 805-640-8500
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Russellville, Arkansas
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

The location was exactly what I envisioned in visiting southern California. The outside patio was bright. The atmosphere was relaxed and the locals were eager to meet visitors. The coffee was good and they had drinks outside of coffee such as soft drinks and orange juice.

Thank Laura C
Sacramento, California
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Over the years this has been a go-to place for us. We still enjoy the atmosphere, but the coffee has gone down hill. Drinks are poorly balanced, coffee is bitter-both brewed and espresso. Sad to see this place lose its quality.

Thank A D
Los Angeles, California
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444 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

We met a group here on the lovely back patio, which has lots of different seating areas for the single diner, couples or groups. The inside was nice and had a welcoming feel too. Great place to hang out and have some coffee or tea. They also offer other types of beverages including dessert types like shakes, smoothies and root... More 

Thank CacheOn
Ojai, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

This is the coffee house we always go to when we want to hang out. They have some good food selections available and make our coffee just right. The best part of the place is the spacious, back patio. Each seating area has it's own style and personality. It reminds me of a patio you might see in San Francisco,... More 

Thank PurpleTantrum
Pasadena, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015

Not a Starbucks gal, so when I discovered Full of Beans I was elated and every time I go to Ojai, where for the day or weekend a stop at Full of Beans is a must.

Thank doreen g
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

I enjoy going here with a few of my friends, where we can have a coffee, a smoothie, cake or food, and set for as long as we want and not feel rushed or crowded out. The outdoor patio is nice depending on the weather.

Thank Brian B
Orlando, Florida
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264 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2015

The front of this place does not do it justice. It has a lovely little outdoor patio back behind the building that is the perfect place for a cup of coffee or nice visit with friends. I don't drink coffee, but I like a nice place to kick back, grab a cup of tea with a few friends. On the... More 

Thank Travelwithnise
Kerrville, Texas
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

Been there on more than one occasion for cake and coffee. When I first saw the building, I thought it was a place to get baked beans. Haha. I rode in on my first visit on the back of one of my boyfriend's Harley. He surmised that it was biker friendly by the motorcycle parking in the front. Designed with... More 

Thank kelika14
Ojai, California
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

As local residents in the Ojai Valley, we have tiried this coffee house many many times. Its a small Valley and I believe in giving business to the local, non-chain stores. But after several small snippy comments from the owner and one counter person in particular, we have given up on FOB and no longer go in. The coffee is... More 

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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

Coffee was good, their treats looked and tasted nice and the surroundings outside were quirky and comfortable.

Thank Tim C

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: 11534 N Ventura Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-3848
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
  • Phone Number: +1 805-640-8500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?