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Duke's Griddle 'n Grill

) #43 of 352 Restaurants in Ventura ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Gluten Free Options
1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
+1 805-667-8411
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (26 reviews)
“fish tacos” (5 reviews)
“big menu” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
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Reviews (74)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I with our two dogs went to Dukes for Father's Day. Their staff was both friendly and efficient. Both meals were a good value with ample portions; one hamburger and one pastrami sandwich. It is just a short five minute walk to...More

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Duke's is a staple of Ventura and has that vibe of a beach burger joint. The burgers are plentiful and delicious. The beer is cold and the pitchers are reasonable. Overall this is a solid joint.

Thank Tyskyr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A short walk from the sandy beach is this local business- with friendly service-indoor and outdoor seating. A bar with tv screens-and lots of tables to spend time with friends. Bloody Mary was fair price and not watered down good and strong! Salsa and chips...More

Thank BackRoadsUSA
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We swing by here a few times a month. the food is great and affordable. we really enjoy the beachy feel of it and the staff is pleasant and efficient.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

VOTED BEST INDEPENDENT BURGER JOINT IN VENTURA. You can't pass this by. If you come to Ventura for a stay, You got to dine at Dukes. "Best Buns on the Beach" I eat there several times a month, and each time is guaranteed, and it's...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Dukes is easy walking distance from Inn on the Beach. Good selection, friendly folks and decent prices.

Thank punnkin
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you're looking for the kind of surf café that California used to have all along the coast vs. the overpriced, faux "surf vibe" cafes that now compete, this is the place to go. The Surfer's Breakfast is super cheap and if you go early...More

Thank AJD50
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Always a good place to stop for burgers, salads, and sandwiches. Dukes is a casual bar just 1 block from the beach.

Thank Jeffrey N
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This historic Ventura eating place is just a short block from the sand. It was completely gutted and redecorated in the past few years. We go there for happy hour. Reasonable drinks. Great carne nachos, fish tacos and mac and cheese. Burgers are also excellent...More

Thank GreggP1943
Reviewed 20 February 2017

One of the best burgers by the beach! Big menu with lots of options, but the burgers are the best! Big and juicy, definitely one of the best burgers. The fries are great, the restaurant was clean with cool atmosphere, staff was friendly. Would definitely...More

Thank Mychal R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3878
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-667-8411
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Hello Everyone,
Thank you to our LOYALS!!! We will be back in September, same great food and atmosphere.
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