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Agave Maria's

$$ - $$$Mexican,
106 S Montgomery St, Ojai, CA 93023-2726
+1 805-646-6353
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (20 reviews)
“chicken mole” (5 reviews)
“combo plate” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
106 S Montgomery St, Ojai, CA 93023-2726
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Seemed old and not quite clean. Not very friendly welcome when we came in for an early dinner. The special pork tacos...not very interesting and quite skimpy for the price. Asked for salsa fresca or something to go with, but they did not understand what...More

Thank Marcea R
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Plenty items to chose from. Chips and salsa put on the table as soon as we sat down. Service was fast and welcoming.

Thank poolhouse46
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great chips and salsa. Great guac. Excellent margaritas (even by the pitcher...) Queso fundido was, uh, not light, but really tasty. Main courses were a bit hit and miss, but by that time, who really cares. Cool looking place, friendly servers, and reasonably priced.

Thank LA-Italia
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Casual in or outside dining, service is great, go early, they get packed but can handle a crowd! They are dog friendly. Good chips n salsa. The pixie margarita is super tasty. Parking is sometimes hard to find...park across Ojai Ave on Montgomery St. is...More

Thank DSO93023
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The food here was really good. I'm usually a run of the mill burrito eater but the tiger shrimp dish was very tempting and I savored every bite of it. My wife had a veggie burrito that was delicious and the green and red chili...More

Thank Nathan F
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We sat out on the patio on a super hot day. The atmosphere is really good/casual. And since it's right in the middle of Ojai's main strip, very convenient. The food is good/decent. It's not like "amazing", but will definitely hit the spot after a...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped there for lunch today ... it's our second & last try.. the fish tacos had .. maybe 1 teaspoon of Chippy fish inside & my husbands pork tamale had nothing inside .. the place is dirty, lots of flies , the salsa was...More

Thank Chris1466
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We have been coming here for several years now and the food is always very good and consistent. If I order a tostada today, I can count on the same quality next month. They are also flexible with the orders. The Margaritas are awesome!! Chips...More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way into town. My spouse had carnitas enchiladas which were great. I had a quinoa salad with lots of veggies and avocado. Delicious. Only downside was slow service.

Thank Francophile1969
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Patio dining ...busy and noisy but great food and service. Large party accommodated well. They cleared my drink while I was away from the table ....other than that it was all good.

Thank kenodogmom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 S Montgomery St, Ojai, CA 93023-2726 (Formerly Antonio's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ojai
  • Phone Number: +1 805-646-6353
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We have a great outdoor patio shaded with colorful umbrellas, as well as covered patio and indoor seating. Call us to book your next event
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