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Galloping Hen

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305 Borchard Dr, Ventura, CA 93003-4603
+1 805-653-0410
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I frequently visit this restaurant and the experience is never short of excellent! The food is delicious and moderately priced, parking is never a problem and the service is as good as can be. The servers really hustle and do a fantastic job of making sure you are well taken care of. I highly recommend this place!

Thank Robert C
Ventura, California
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

I like to go out to eat a good breakfast once in a while and I stopped at the Galloping Hen, just not sure what was galloping but this place is very good. Good service and fast, and the platters had large portions for the price. Had to take some home. Home style feeling and cooked to your desire. I... More 

Thank William B
Oxnard, CA
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015

We dropped in for breakfast returning from an early trip. The server was very helpful and attentive. The California omelet was superb, especially the fresh mushrooms!

Thank 5foot18
Ventura, California
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This has to be the best kept breakfast secret in town. It's a tiny little place that packs a punch, especially their Mexican breakfast dishes.

Thank Christina J
Rosemead, California
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80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

We stopped for breakfast at galloping hen, excellent service and food. I am a coffee drinker, and it's delicious with there favor creamer. There were 7 of us the price was right. Of your in the neighborhood try it out.

Thank Rosemary R
Ventura, California, United States
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

A favorite of my wife's and mine for over 20 years. Consistently great food with superb service. Their omelettes are phenomenal and plentiful! They also make a great spinach fritata that is almost two meals. You won't ever leave hungry!

Thank Ken W
Buckley, Washington
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

This was a great find. Many vegetarian options. The omelettes were wonderful. The staff was very friendly and attentive.

Thank Hollgoon
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81 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

While on a road trip found this charming family run breakfast and lunch located a couple of miles out of town from Ventura. Where should I begin?? Homemade biscuits, home made Salas and terrific omelets. Want biscuits and graveyard or bacon and eggs for a reasonable price and terrific service than go to Galloping Hen.

1 Thank Yodotdog
Ventura, California
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136 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

The setting was quaint and clean if a little worn around the edges. We had omelette and huevos rancheros The coffee and food were good The service was a bit slow and $30 for two of us wasn't outrageous. We would go back to try the pancakes.

Thank georgemaxson
Ventura, California
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87 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Stopped in for breakfast while getting tires put on my truck down the street. Restaurant was dated inside, but clean , staff were friendly, ordered the bacon and egg's with hash browns and toast. Egg's were under cooked to my over easy , bacon was hard and hash browns were greasy. They do give you a lot of food but... More 

1 Thank Brad M

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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American, Mexican, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Borchard Dr, Ventura, CA 93003-4603
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-653-0410

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