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The Whales Tail - CLOSED

3950 Bluefin Cir, Oxnard, CA 93035-4301
+1 805-985-2511
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible14%
14 Feb 2017
“The Whale's Tail is Closed ”
21 Feb 2016
“Not worth it”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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3950 Bluefin Cir, Oxnard, CA 93035-4301
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately Whale's Tail has been closed for a number of months. When open it offers views of the marina below the expansive windows out to the mountains north and south.

Thank george0512
Reviewed 21 February 2016

They are closed and about time, surprised that they were able to stay open as long as they were with their bad service and food. Can't wait till the new owners come in as this is a beautiful location over looking the harbor with thier...More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 2 January 2016

I went there for happy hour two weeks ago and there was a sign on the door that said, "Closed for Repairs". I called my friend who had reserved the entire downstairs for a Jan 2, 2016 50th anniversary celebration, including many out-of-town guests. Initially...More

Thank takeitslow
Reviewed 11 December 2015

We enjoy the happy hour at whales tail, they have great food at very decent price an specials in drinks while you enjoy a great view and watch sea lions and boats circulating thru the sea channel. Good for a date or with friends

Thank 285cesars
Reviewed 18 October 2015

There isn't much good to say about this restaurant except for the view. It's right on the water and has an awesome view of the Harbor. The food is poor, drinks are so-so, the couch you can sit on in the corner is old and...More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This place has it all. A great bar, really good food, it is quiet, and the views are incredible. After a really hectic day we wanted to spend some time decompressing. A local recommended this place and it was the best advice of the trip....More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 24 September 2015

For at least 20 years (we were regulars)we have been going to the Whales Tail upstairs for Happy Hour.We moved away last year & retuned to meet friends upstairs for Happy Hour.The place looks the same & still needs a makeover,but the food was awful!...More

Thank Chris1466
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We have visited the Whales Tail several times this summer and are pleasantly surprised how much it has improved under new management. The view has a value of its own. Happy hour prices makes it more affordable. This is a great place to eat, watch...More

1  Thank 607happytraveler
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Food is meh. Management is ridiculous. They think they are a classy 5 star restaurant but its greasy pub food upstairs. Take your money somewhere else unless only going for the views and a drink.

1  Thank ashleyclara21
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We have been going to the Whale's Tail for many years when we are up in this area on a weekend outing. We always try to hit the Happy Hour. It starts at 3:00pm and offers excellent prices. Draft Beer $3 and a Glass of...More

1  Thank apacheap
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
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
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3950 Bluefin Cir, Oxnard, CA 93035-4301
    (Channel Islands Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oxnard
  • Phone Number: +1 805-985-2511
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