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Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill

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3449 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93003-5011
+1 805-620-4500
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The visit was good. The food was good. The waitress was nice but could have been more attentive. Better than most restaurants. I would go again.

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Thank StephanieRipple
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After 5 min of no server, my boyfriend had put our drink order in with the bar. Due to time restraints we just ordered appetizers and drinks. The brisket slider and the pulled pork were half way decent, even though they were drenched in coleslaw, however I would not even qualify them as BBQ, I wasn't even provided bbq sauce... More 

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Thank Kay P
Newport Beach, California
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really appreciated the reviews since we wanted to try something different and other than seafood. Wonderful Tri-tip, rack of baby backs. Great sized cocktails. Clean Great service. We shall definitely return!

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Thank Sidhye D
Ventura
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My wife and I have been going to this place for years and the food is always good. The service is pretty good, especially if you tend to go in off peak hours. They do have among the best tritip in the county.

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Thank Robert C
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

My husband and I were visiting from MN and, looking for a diversion from all the seafood we'd been eating, chose to try Wood Rach BBQ & Grill in Ventura. He had the BBQ beef ribs and, me, the tri tip and brisket. It's hard to find good brisket and theirs was quite good. Their slaw with peanuts also a... More 

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Thank Cynthia J
Oxnard, California
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137 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

You have seen these all over and you get American food. That means; steaks, chicken, ribs, burgers and all the usual side dishes of potatoes (fried, baked mashed), salads and veggies. The portions are great so you can expect to take some home. The service is friendly and attentive.

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Thank Alan S
Los Angeles, California
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55 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

After moving to the area from Texas, I was looking for a restaurant that could make a good steak and BBQ. Wood Ranch definitely hit the spot. The food is prepared as you like it in generous portions, and served by an outgoing staff that genuinely cares about their customers. To best enjoy your experience, come hungry because you will... More 

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Thank Matt H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Great family atmosphere. Quiet and friendly. Service was fast. Food was excellent and on point. Ordered the rib eye steak and it was so juicy and delicious. Kids proportions were great. My kids are big eaters so this really filled them up. They didn't have to order seconds like we have to at other restaurants. This Washington state family approved... More 

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Thank Nora C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Saw on TripAdvisor that this restaurant had very good reviews and decided to give it a try. We had a very delicious dinner along with very friendly staff. We had the Tri-Tip and Baby Back ribs and both were very good. The Tri-Tip was just perfect the way I ordered it and the ribs were just as great. I recommend... More 

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Thank Dsrttraveler
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Dear staff. We had a very good dinner . All was super. And the staff, andrew and barbara were very nice to us. When im in ventura or other places in california i will search for woodranch :-). Keep up the good work 😊

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3449 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93003-5011
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-620-4500
Description
VENTURA RESTAURANT: DINING, CATERING, TAKE-OUT AND GIFT CARDS Choose Wood Ranch for Superb Dining at Moderate Prices. Among Ventura restaurants, Wood Ranch stands out as a great American restaurant, serving savory steaks , our nationally renowned Tri-Tip, as well as our highly praised chicken and fresh fish. We are also nationally recognized for our Kids' Menu, salads, appetizers, desserts, as well as our full-service bar.

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