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Vagabond Coffee Shop

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760 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001-2916
+1 805-643-1390
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06:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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Ventura, California
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good homestyle food, there trademark is the fired chicken. happy serve staff and great local spot for breakfast/ lunch.

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Thank Robin S
Los Angeles
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I had a traditional breakfast of eggs, bacon, hashbrowns and french toast. They have $7.95 breakfast specials that give you plenty of food. The bacon and hashbrowns were nice and crispy, the medium over easy eggs had a perfect soft yolk but thoroughly cooked whites--just like we like it. Service was attentive and friendly, loved the 60s... More 

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Thank Iriefamily
Ventura, California
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91 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Stepped in to a time machine this morning and went back to memories of the old Route 66. The Vagabond has a big celebration banner stating 1966-2016...50 YEARS! And I swear it is still 1966 in a good way. Friendly service with old fashioned greasy spoon goodness. Go there hungry, leave very full. The decor is still stuck a few... More 

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Thank GoSeeDoTravelDuo
Santa Barbara, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is a great friendly family restaurant! the waitresses are the best! A lot of regular customers. We have never had a bad meal either for breakfast,lunch or dinner they have daily specials and so much to choose from also great deserts. Try it you won't be sorry.

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Thank Pam B
Moore, Oklahoma
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58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

My family enjoyed our breakfast here. It reminds me of diners from my childhood. My omelet was pretty good though I found the hash browns delicious. The real star, in my opinion, was the belgian waffle. My son ordered one of the kid's menu. I sampled it as I was cutting it up for him and it was fantastic, the... More 

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Thank flyingradish
Ventura, California
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252 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

The egg dishes and all the breakfast sides are good. They just celebrated their 50th anniversary, so they must be doing something right! Waitress had great sense of humor. Fun place to come with a group of friends.

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Thank Sundancer93003
usa
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a great little find in Ventura.Celebrating their 50th year.Very friendly waitresses who have been there a long time.Excellent pecan waffle. best I have ever had.The ambiance is warm and welcoming,

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Thank kimausa
Beverly Hills, California
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197 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Bad coffee Really bad orange juice Low quality omelette Bad today 4 for 4 bad items Nothing good RESTAURANT: C Food quality C Value C Ambiance B Location B Staff C Scene D Decor CLEAN OR DIRTY: B Utensils B Table C Glassware-old plastic B Bathrooms

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Thank james90211
Scottsdale, Arizona USA
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I read about the Belgian waffles in other reviews. Well, I have never had one I'd rave about but figured I might as well see what the fuss was about. It was AWESOME! Crisp on the outside, creamy in the inside, with melted butter (how else will it get in all the nooks?! - what are other places thinking if... More 

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Thank HappyJackAZ
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Went there only for breakfast easy distance from my motel the food and service was great. It was busy both days I ate there and staff handled the crowds well.

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Thank John G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 760 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001-2916
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-1390

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