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Dining Guide

a Downtown Dining and Entertainment Guide. Or Click here to have one mailed to you.

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.

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Coming Events

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

Cruisin’ A Car Show
2nd Saturday monthly
A Street, 4th to 6th
(805) 385-2705

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.,

Viva Los Food Trucks!

First Thursdays' 3rd Anniversary September 4th

First Thursdays Gourmet Food Trucks, the 805's first and best monthly food truck festival celebrates its third anniversary on September 4th with a very special evening featuring live Mariachi and dance performances by Oxnard's own Inlakech. Resident DJ Mistic will also be in the house keeping the music going through band breaks. 

The event will run from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Plaza Park, 500 South C Street, in Oxnard, CA. 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@downtownoxnard and Facebook for the latest information.

Georgia's Smokehouse
Southern comfort foods. Pulled Pork Sammie, Smoked Burger with roasted tomatoes and whiskey caramelized onions, Bacon and Cheddar Hush Puppies.
Grilled Cheese Truck
Choose your Melt on French or Wheat Bread and any savory addition. From Roast Beef, Applewood Bacon, sliced tomatoes to sliced apples, with Double Cream Brie, Gruyere, Habanero Jack or American cheese and numerous other choices: you can enjoy your favorite.

Comfort foods with the best local and seasonal ingredients. Popular combination: Scratch Burger w/Street Corn & Hand Cut Fries.

Steamy Bun
Ranging from Chinese, Vietnamese, Filipino to Taiwanese and everything in-between.
Rice Balls of Fire
Japanese, Korean and Hawaiian fusion at its best! Sushi wraps, rice balls, tacos, sliders and sides.
Slammin' Sliders
Gourmet sliders featuring Imperial Valley Kobe beef, Contessa Shrimp, Petaluma Farm's chicken and Niman Ranch pork.

Sweet Arlene's
3-time Food Network Cupcake Wars champ. Red Velvet, Sweet Chocolate, Carrot Walnut, Lemon Lace and Classic Vanilla and exciting specialties.

Greasy Weiner
New Jersey style wieners with west coast flavor.

Confusion Sushi Tacos
 Filipino-Asian fusion.

La Panini Grill
Mouthwatering paninis, caprese, and salads.

It's in the Sauce BBQ
Texas-style barbecue tri-tip and more.

Maria's Kitchen
Gourmet Mexican food and all-time favorites.