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Dining Guide

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Foodie Finds!

Discover a world of great dining at every level - quick-serve, casual, and elegant. Taquerias, cafes, and full-service restaurants. Bring your appetite for great food, fun, and friendly service.

Food Truck Vendors Apply to Participate in our Food Truck Events!

Coming Events

Gourmet Food Trucks
1st Thursday monthly
Plaza Park, 500 South C St.
(805) 385-2705

Summer Concert Series
Fridays, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Heritage Square, 715 South A Street

Monday Night Foreign Film Series
1st and 3rd Monday monthly
Plaza Cinemas, 255 W 5th St.
(805) 798-0830

Heritage Square Docent Tours
Saturdays and Sundays ongoing
Heritage Square, 715 S. A St.
(805) 483-7960

Certified Farmers Market
Every Thursday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Plaza Park, 500 S. C St.,

September 3rd Plaza Park

The Fourth Anniversary of “First Thursday Gourmet Food Trucks” is this Thursday, Sept 3rd.  Come out and enjoy their “Taco Palooza” as a celebration of all that is good in the middle of a warm tortilla. Unique Tacos from downtown Eateries and the Trucks.
Belly Bombz
Grilled Cheese
It's in the sauce
Maria's Kitchen
Rice Balls
Shrimp vs Chef
Mr Softee
Sweet Arleen's
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Rice Balls - Ribeye steak korean taco
It's in the Sauce - Smoked pork, chicken, and Cali-Tex delicious taco w/slaw on top
The Grilled Cheese Truck - Taco melt with ground beef, cheese, lettuce, tomatoes and sour cream
Otani’s - 608 S A Street - 2 tacos, rice and salad. Choice of Red Snapper (charbroiled or fried), Shrimp (charbroiled or fried) or Chicken (fried). (Open till 7pm)
The Kitchen – 529 South A Street - Smoked Brisket Tacos with award-winning green salsa. Pair it with a great selection of beers.
Luna’s Mexican Food- 221 West Fifth Street – Grilled Chicken Tacos with tomatoes, sour cream and guacamole.

Downtown Oxnard's First Thursdays Food Trucks, the 805's first and best monthly food truck festival takes place at Plaza Park, 500 South C Street, on September 3rd from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Along with great food, enjoy musical entertainment. Plenty of free parking on street and in public lots. Plaza Park is pet-friendly. Limited seating provided. Feel free to bring a folding chair. Follow us on Twitter or Instagram: @oxnardfoodtruks, and Facebook for the latest information.