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Westside Cellar Cafe & Lounge - CLOSED


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Soup Of The Day
Mixed Baby Greens
english cucumber, golden beets, heirloom tomatoes & shaved manchego cheese
Golden Beet Salad
crisp proscuitto, fried shallots and crumbled goat cheese
Grilled Hearts Of Romaine
grilled garlic crostini, parmesan cheese and a garlic-parmesan vinaigrette
Baby Spinach Salad
candied walnuts, pt. reyes blue cheese, stone fruit and a balsamic vinaigrette
Spicy Ahi Tuna Tartar
topped with guacamole, micro herbs and served with wonton crisps
Crab Cakes
blue crab on a coconut curry sauce with a side of tropical fruit salsa
Grilled Sesonal Vegetables
served over sauteed spaghetti squash with goat cheese stuffed mushrooms
Market Fresh Sashimi Platter With Ocean Salad
hamachi, sesame ahi and ginger salmon
Certified Angus Filet Mignon
red wine demi-glace reduction, topped with gorgonzola cheese & served with herb mashed potatos & seasonal fresh vegetables.
Peppered Seared Duck Breast
herbed mashed potatoes, seasoned vegetables & pomegranate pork reduction.
Vegetable $12.0
Filet Mignon $18.0
Chicken Breast $14.0
Fresh Fish $22.0
Grilled Tacos
grilled tacos corn tortillas, westside black beans, avocado, pasilla chile tartar & spicy chipotle salsa
Pan Roasted Lemon Garlic Chicken
with a lemon-garlic pan sauce, served with gemelli pasta, basil, broccoli and sun-dried tomatoes in a parmesan cream sauce
Miso Glazed Alaskan Halibut
stir fried rice & sauteed seasonal vegetables
Wild Salmon Wrapped In Potato Ribbon
served with basil pesto and brunoise vegetables
Sriracha Seared Ahi Tuna
daikon-wasabi mashed potatoes, soy ginger glaze, chili aioli and bock choy
Market Price
Spanish Herb Rub Fresh Fish
sauteed greens, roasted peppers & pasilla chile tartar
Gelato Two Scoops
flavors: tahitian vanilla, white chocolate, hazelnut, mint chocolate chip, coconut, triple espresso, green tea or ginger
Sorbet Two Scoops
flavors: blackberry, cabernet, strawberry chardonnay, or mango
Seasonal Fruit Plate
Port Berries & Cream
Pot De Creme
creamy- rich chocolate mousse served chilled with homemade whipped cream
Vanilla Bean Creme Brulee
Kahlua Chocolate Chip Creme Brulee
Cheese Cake
Banana & Walnut Bread Pudding
served warm with tahitian vanilla gelato & topped with carmel sauce
Dessert Sampler
mini pot de creme & brulee with a scoop of gelato or sorbet
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Reviewed 12 August 2012

We had a pleasant lunch experience at this bistro and nice chat with the executive chef / owner Michael Noyes. This is breakfast / lunch venue and is affordable and tasty. We each had the Tomato Bisque soup and the Tuna Melt and 3 cheese...More

Date of visit: August 2012
Thank Bob K
Reviewed 11 July 2012

On April 23rd, 2011 my daughter hosted a wine pairing dinner for her future sister in law. The dinner was planned as a wine pairing dinner and the chef was just amazing in coming up with some outstanding courses to pair with wonderful wines for...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank 5grandspac
Reviewed 3 July 2012

We were first time visitors to the City of Ventura, so we parked for free at the parkade at the corner of Santa Clara and California, and made our way to the Visitors Information station. Armed with a walking map and a recommendation to consider...More

Date of visit: June 2012
2  Thank Keskeret
Reviewed 6 March 2012

I have been to Westside cellar severals times for dinner and I was pleasantly surprised to find out that they are now open for breakfast and lunch! Dinner there is always amazing (I personally am a huge fan of the duck) but I was curious...More

1  Thank jlam10
Reviewed 7 February 2012

We found ourselves in Ventura around dinner time & had no idea where to go...then we saw Westside ~ thought let's give it a shot and voila...one awesome meal, amazing service, beautiful environment and perfect stemware for a great glass of vino!! Looking forward to...More

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank Eileen H
Reviewed 9 August 2011

I went to this restaurant based on the high rating it has on Trip Advisor. I have to give it a mixed review based on the following: Positives: Nice atmosphere, friendly service, well decorated. I had the chicken schitzel based on other reviewers recommendations and...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank Christy D
Reviewed 27 April 2011

I went to dinner with friend and absolutely fell in love. We got there at almost 9 and were seated right away without reservations on a Friday night. The atmosphere is perfect for a first date or an evening out, and the fireplace in the...More

1  Thank Smbdygr8
Reviewed 17 March 2011

My boyfriend took me here for our anniversary. It has a very cozy, romantic atmosphere. The staff was very friendly. The food was amazing--every single bite. We had the shrimp scampi for an appetizer, wow, then we both decided on the chicken snitzel for dinner,...More

Date of visit: February 2011
1  Thank Jenn4337
Reviewed 2 January 2011

Six of us had dinner ( 3 couples) on New Year's eve and we were not disappointed! Food was good but what really mad the night was the service Brandon provided. I would highly recommend this restaurant our wives were atill raving about it today!

Thank rickknasin
Reviewed 13 April 2010

Everytime I dine at westside cellars, I am not disappointed. The food is top quality. The meals are consistently good, tastefully and elegantly prepared. Plus there is also a good wine list. The ambiance is cozy and romantic yet also good for group dinners. I...More

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