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Bonnie Lu's Country Cafe

328 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2739
+1 805-646-0207
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (18 reviews)
“potato salad” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
328 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2739
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

full of local charm. waitresses lots of fun and food and ambience was terrific. We would go back the next time we are in town.

Thank EllenD190
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We have walked past this establishment so many times but this time we decided to give it a try. We kick ourselves now for not walking thru those doors sooner. Great place. You will not be disappointed at all.

Thank mverduzco57
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I'd love to give Bonnie Lu's a 5 rating. I really would. It's a charming, old-school diner that serves up tasty, old-school breakfast food. But when the waitress brings you the wrong side of sausage (links instead of patties), takes the plate back and returns...More

Thank CO2Emitter
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We had a Thursday lunch here in downtown Ojai. We were greeted and seated promptly at a nice table. Bonnie Lu's has both booths and tables with pink tops and blue leather upholstery. They also have a luncheon counter. It's a 50s type of place....More

Thank Gordon C
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We stopped for lunch and were lucky to get a table. Down to earth food and prices located on the Main Street. Breakfast all day if wanted. The Monte Christo sandwich was cooked a little different than I'm use to(not dipped in batter)but still good....More

Thank HEH352
Reviewed 29 November 2016

They have one of the best Rueben sandwiches ever and this is a place where locals actually eat. Great breakfast and in the Arcade, so you can wander and shop after you eat!

Thank MichelleTang408
Reviewed 27 November 2016

really nice spot for breakfast. small so be prepared to wait in line. fried potatoes close to my mothers, and thats high praise

Thank TTZArkansas
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Very popular local place. Came in for breakfast and had to wait 20 minutes, but they provide complimentary coffee as you wait. Place is your typical diner/cafe; no frills. Came in due to recommendations. Had the country fried steak with eggs, country potatoes, and biscuit....More

Thank B L
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The wait was long, but worth it! Food was delish and loved the atmosphere - great music and lively staff.

Thank gmlugo
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We were there for breakfast and the food is excellent, the server was wonderful! It is a well done old fashioned cafe style. We loved it!

Thank Cheryl M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 328 E Ojai Ave, Ojai, CA 93023-2739
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
  • Phone Number: +1 805-646-0207
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