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The Italian Job Cafe

2810 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035-3954
+1 805-832-4945
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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2810 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035-3954
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Italian Job is a great Italian Restaurant. The food is really good and there is a lot of variety. Pastas are wonderful and we both loved our dishes. My boyfriend had one of the nightly specials, Seafood pasta. It had calimari, green lip mussels...More

Thank Sherryh62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time at the Italian Job Café. It's a small place, with a very nice interior. It is very clean. The staff was friendly and welcoming. Choosing what to eat was difficult, because many of the entrées and appetizers sounded delicious. The...More

Thank WhyNotLeaveHome
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Italian Job has survived nicely in a seasonal beach location, tucked into a nondescript little mall at Channel Islands Harbor. It is friendly, charming and serves true Italian dishes, light-years from the red-sauce places that used to be the norm in neighborhood Italian cuisine....More

Thank Judy93035
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Two visits in one week - wish we were 1000 miles closer. The food is good and is just a little different from what other places serve. Very nice wine list for a smallish place. The bread-and-oil standard is spiced up by plenty of garlic...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great location and ambiance. The service is speedy and the food is hot and well seasoned. Sadly, the portion size and price will keep us from returning.

Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Italian Job has good ambiance and is conveniently located for visitors to the harbor. The food is well prepared but not a wow. With lots of choices in the area I'm not inclined to revisit this restaurant.

Thank Patti P
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I love coming to the Italian job cafe. They are very friendly, good service and delicious food. Love to sit on the patio. Views of the marina and great people watching.The atmosphere is very European. Delicious fresh baked bread. We usually go there for lunch,...More

Thank HKimH
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Down the street from the Embassy Suites, We stumbled upon this place and the food was excellent! Solid service, decent wine prices and sauces that weren't overwhelming. Great job!

Thank matthew b
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I recently was visiting the Ventura/ Oxnard area during Spring Break. I was in the mood for Italian food and found this thru Trip Advisor. It did not disappoint ! I had Lasagna. They noodles were handmade. DELICIOUS ! I followed it with Terra-Misu (...More

Thank suz999
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Very good home style Italian food. Good selection of classic dishes. Reasonably price. Attentive service. Nice little patio. Small but good wine list.

Thank Jim L
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Alice S
Hello My daughter is allergic to Olive Oil do you use or do you use canola oil?
24 February 2016|
Response from Fscalfaro | Reviewed this property |
Not sure so I would write directly to the company.
What is the address?
14 February 2016|
Response from UltimateWines | Reviewed this property |
Harbor Landing, 2810 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard
Sonni T
how long have they been in business
20 February 2015|
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Response from Jhmayer | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Ryan Dill is the new Manager/Owner and does a first rate job. Food and "vibe" are consistently excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2810 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035-3954
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oxnard
  • Phone Number: +1 805-832-4945
  • E-mail
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