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Spencer Makenzie's Fish

806 E Thompson Blvd, Corner of Ash & Thompson, Ventura, CA 93001-2918
+1 805-643-8226
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (140 reviews)
“clam chowder” (30 reviews)
“ahi” (18 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
806 E Thompson Blvd, Corner of Ash & Thompson, Ventura, CA 93001-2918
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Reviewed yesterday

nice casual place with indoor and outdoor seating, you can order outdoors to eat on the patio or take out. We had the seared ahi on fire, very fresh and the sauce was on the side so you could get as much or as little...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My cousin visited this place 9 years ago and didn't know the name. When he came to town, this place was a must! It has grown over the 8 years he says. Constant line! Fish tacos very fresh! Clam chowder in a bowl toasted just...More

Thank CookingMama1
Reviewed 5 days ago

small spot serving great tacos, burritos and beers. good prices and convenient location. ceviche had too much peppers and radishes

Thank Mary Kay L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spencer's food is Delicious fresh. Spencer's fish taco is large fresh and very tasty. the fish & shrimp burritos are amazing! A casual setting, wonderful staff you can dine in or order and use the pick up window and eat outside. Oh and you must...More

Thank Tanya W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ventura has plenty of fish taco spots and all have their merits. Spencer Mak's are that the taco is large, with lots of cabbage and chopped red & yellow pepper, and the fish always fresh. This place also offers "hard shell" tacos that have a...More

Thank MadameFoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food in a very casual setting. You can use the pick up window and eat outside or dine inside. The wontons are definitely worth trying and the Fish & Chips were amazing! For delicious food on a budget and a casual atmosphere...no need to...More

Thank Kay932
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spencer's serves seafood based dishes with a south of the border flair (think tacos and burritos). The food is very tasty and the servings are huge. I can rarely ever finish a seafood burrito. They recently updated their outside seating area, which is nice. Not...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best fish restaurant in Ventura. Location is great, close enough to the beach. Eat inside or out. Great for kids too.. tacos are huge,salads are fillling. Service is great. Waitresses are friendly and helpful. Love the fact that you can see the hard working...More

Thank 392marthaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here and shared a fish taco and some fish and chips. The taco and the fish were very tasty. The total came to $20 and this was quite reasonably priced for what you get. This is a very popular place and one can...More

Thank vincemc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't miss the fish and shrimp burrito! Delicious! Fast! Friendly attentive staff. Comfy, relaxed atmosphere.

Thank OhForFun
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24 July 2015|
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Response from Doozer2015 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do. Give them a call, they are always more then helpfull!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 806 E Thompson Blvd, Corner of Ash & Thompson, Ventura, CA 93001-2918
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-8226
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Voted best fish taco in the county.
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