Laidback Casual Eats in Ventura County

Oxnard is a laidback beach town chock full of great eats. So if exploring through taste is what you desire, then Oxnard and the Ventura County region has got you covered for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

family of four eating frozen yogurt at table outside

Hollywood Beach Café

A local favorite for breakfast eats, Hollywood Beach Café is a place to add to your list to check out. Hollywood Beach Café’s menu features a variety of breakfast classics with the perfect item for everyone in your group. And the best part is that it’s just steps away from the beach, making it the perfect start to a beach day!

Fishermen’s Catch

In a coastal town like Oxnard, you must try the local catch of the day! Stop by the Fishermen’s Catch to enjoy a variety of fresh seafood fare or check out their Fish Market where you can find something to take back to your condo to prepare a seafood feast.


Ventura BBQ

Don’t let the small location fool you. Ventura BBQ packs a big taste so it’s no wonder why locals flock here. Specializing in Southern Barbecue with a fun SoCal twist, some of Ventura BBQ’s most popular items include their tri tip sandwich, ribs, and pulled pork—you can even buy their meat by the pound to enjoy in your condo.


Toppers Pizza Place

Sometimes you just want to order a pizza and relax in your condo, and we’re here for it! Consistently voted as best pizza spot in Ventura County, Toppers Pizza Place is a local favorite. Enjoy at one of their Ventura County locations or take some to go!


Peebee & Jay’s

Peebee & Jay’s name may be a nod to the classic sandwich, but this place is far from your average sandwich shop. Their expansive menu includes classic deli sandwiches, vegetarian-friendly choices, epic PB&J sandwiches, and a selection of whimsical concoctions like a ‘smores-themed sandwich. Peebee & Jay’s even lets you be the mastermind behind your own sandwich creation with build-your-own options.


Buttercups Cool Treats

After a day at the beach, the perfect way to top off the day is with some frozen yogurt. Create your own frozen yogurt concoction at Buttercups Cool Treats! With their rotating frozen yogurt flavors and the variety of toppings, the creations you can make are truly endless! Not only is this spot a froyo paradise, but Guests will love their selection of retro candy bars that will make you feel like a kid again.


Wherever your heart (or stomach) takes you, we look forward to being your vacation home base here at Mandalay Shores Resort — located just steps away from the beach.



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