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Paradise Pantry

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Deli
222 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2623
+1 805-641-9440
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
“half sandwich” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
American, Wine Bar, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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222 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2623
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter-in-law and I had lunch here during my recent visit. She had been wanting to go here and I had read some good reviews. I had a prosciutto and cheese panini and she had a daily special, chicken salad sandwich. The presentation was artful...More

Thank Dot13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brought the kids here for a shopping pit stop. They had amazing desserts while I had a much needed excellent glass of wine. So good we are going back for dinner tonight.

Thank fourmileswest
Reviewed 20 September 2018

They have an excellent selection of wines and cheeses from around the world. Found an excellent Matanzas Creek Sauvignon blanc. Prices were okay. Great place to pick up wine and cheese and a loaf of bread for a picnic.

Thank Kac Y
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

It is a half deli/wine shop and half restaurant. There are over 100 types of cheeses available in the deli and several types of wine and other speciality items like jams and honey It is a crowded setting, so I don’t recommend shopping with small...More

Thank teabee34
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This place is SOOOO yummy with a really cool, nice ambiance. I highly recommend ordering the Pastrami sandwich which can easily be shared by two but don't forget to get a small order of the mac n' cheese to share too!

Thank 323PAULH
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I have been to this restaurant quite a few times - including at its prior location further up on Main Street and its current location - and have found that they serve very yummy food and drink at very reasonable prices.

Thank Kathyheiberg
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best meals that I've ever had in Ventura. Everything on the menu was farm to table. You could taste that everything was freshly made with care. We had the Standard Mac and Cheese, which was anything but standard. It was...More

Thank jasmeenburton
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This is a gem of a find across from the Mission San Buenaventura. If you go to the mission and not get a bite here it would be a sin. The food here, along with the wine and cheese shop, really is what it the...More

Thank talk2p
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Paradise Pantry in Ventura came to my attention based on a recommendation. I am so glad that I went because my lunch was spectacular. I had the grilled smoked ham sandwich accompanied by the purple haze salad. The bread was expertly grilled and had a...More

Thank MRO_13
Reviewed 21 June 2018

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Thank monsoons2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2623
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-641-9440
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