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Ventura Pier and Promenade

750 Harbor Boulevard, Ventura, CA 93001
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Nice place for an evening walk

We took a walk on the Ventura Pier and Promenade one evening after dinner. It is a very pleasant... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Historic and scenic

Loved that it was from 1872 and still standing strong..nice views of the ocean and back over the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
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“nice walk” (38 reviews)
“taco shack” (10 reviews)
750 Harbor Boulevard, Ventura, CA 93001
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Reviewed yesterday

We took a walk on the Ventura Pier and Promenade one evening after dinner. It is a very pleasant place to walk. There are a few restaurants and a gift shop on the pier. There were quite a few people fishing and others walking. There...More

Thank Kiamom
Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved that it was from 1872 and still standing strong..nice views of the ocean and back over the beach and downtown. Mesmerising to watch the ocean, very peaceful. Lovely fish restaurant and a taco hut on the pier and there is a little kids playground...More

Thank Savcat
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of my favorite piers in California. Ventura is a beach town for everyone. Santa Barbara and Santa Monica are fine, but the pier in Ventura has no pretense. It is there to enjoy and you know it because people are there fishing,...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago

You've got the pier to your left, Surfer's Point to your right, a view of the Channel Islands right in front of you and the smell of the sea air. Usually windy in the afternoons, but I guess that's why so many people from the...More

Thank Mushu5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is not a lot of retail here, but it's a fun place if you like nature and natural things. The pier is popular for fishing and for people to walk on with its rough timbered decking. A full-service restaurant is available, plus a casual...More

Thank JFGainesville
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked to the end to see what the fishermen were catching. The gaps between the planks were large and our mini poodle was having a tough time.

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my favorite place to walk in Ventura. I have enjoyed walking and riding bike on the Promenade. Must pay for parking unless you eat at the Aloha Restaurant.

Thank Foody00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can walk the whole length of the pier. Good place to people watch .You can fish off the pier as well. Nice views from the pier.

Thank Baxter97
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pier is fine, nothing special, but we enjoyed walking out to the end for a nice walk. Easy walk, no smoking, and a nice cafe at start.

Thank chinker017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've never seen this place really busy, but I only go here once every couple of years. You will need to pay for parking in the hotel parking structure, or below in the open parking area (no roof), down the road. It's a dead-end down...More

Thank Tvlr8
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22 March 2017|
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Response from Brandi M | Reviewed this property |
You can at Emma Wood State beach. Not too far.
2 July 2016|
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Response from Jeff M | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does. The hours are 6:30 am until 10 pm

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