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Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

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2009 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001-3548 (Anacapa St.)
+1 805-652-1055
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:30 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 17:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Westlake Village, California
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great spot for dining, with excellent food, great appetizers a pretty good wine selection. Highly recommend checking it out.

Thank Amy S
Bakersfield, California
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we did not have a resevation but that was ok as we went early and during the week. the food was good so was the service

Thank mar1bob
Escondido, California
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservations and had a great table... Great happy hour seating and bar, and the service was good. High noise factor... Seats seemed a bit dated and not comfortable. However.. The Prime was a petite cut, and was a generous portion. Pleasantly surprised that was truly PRIME... very delish... melt in your mouth.. Had a side of linguini and... More 

Thank genevievebgreen
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I don't eat meat, but they have a great wine list, delicious kale Cesar salad, spinach wontons and bean tacos (sub black beans for prime rib). They also have yummy specialty drinks, pretzel bread and an easy-on-your-wallet happy hour menu. Cheers! Can't wait for her next restaurant to open ...

Thank theresestover
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This is a great place to come for happy hour. We recently celebrated a birthday and had delicious food and beverages at reasonable prices. I highly recommend it.

Thank lorettac805
Ventura, California
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I travel a lot as most investigative journalists do and have a special place that gives you good service and great food, is one that is at the top of my list. My steak was cooked just as I like it, and the portions were plenty. Its the place that you go to relax and enjoy the food and the... More 

Thank William B
Port Hueneme, California
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We went for my husbands birthday and our anniversary. We both love Frank Sinatra so had high expectations. First the service was excellent and friendly. The prime rib was tough and hard to cut much less chew. I just ate around the outside of mine. The real disappointment was Frank. As long as he was singing Sinatra he was really... More 

Thank Sharon4554
Newbury Park, California
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103 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Met friends here for the first time last Saturday for Happy Hour... The menu was extensive and everything sounded delicious. It was hard to choose just one thing so we ordered two... The food was delicious and fresh. We all ordered different items which gave us a chance to try a few more items. The menu items were reasonably priced... More 

Thank Diana D
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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289 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The saving grace of our dinner at Prime was that the steaks were very good: good meat, generous portions, cooked exactly as ordered. Salads were fresh and good (although the 'wedge' salad wasn't a wedge...odd). The sides we had were rich (garlic mashed potatoes) and over the top (twice-baked potato smothered in a multi-colored cheese and bacon bits layer that... More 

Thank Michael M
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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I was here on Christmas Eve. It was beautifully decorated and had a great atmosphere. The food was absolutely outstanding. We had a wonderful time. Thanks to the owner and the great staff.

Thank piet10

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2009 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001-3548
    (Anacapa St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-652-1055

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