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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.

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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.,

First Thursdays Gourmet Food Trucks
August 7th at Plaza Park

Downtown Oxnard's First Thursdays Gourmet Food Trucks, the 805's first and best recurring food truck festival returns on August 7th. Music provided by DJ Mistic. 

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.

Baby's Badass Burgers
Burgers with attitude. Some of the steamy choices include: The Bombshell, All American Girl or the Original Beauty.
Confusion Catering
Sushi Roll Tacos. Menu includes candied-bacon creme brulee, fries covered in smoked Gouda and a fried egg, and, sushi rolls with choice of bulgogi cheese steak, walnut shrimp, fried jalapeño and other toppings.
The Cookie Scoop
Made-to-order ice cream sandwiches like Salted Caramel Chip, Oatmeal Cranberry or the classic Rocky Road.
Gen's Baked Goods
Jen specializes in old school recipes baking cookies, bars, cakes and pies.
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.
It's in the sauce BBQ
Featuring recipes that are based on their parent's old Texas recipes with a California twist! It's In The Sauce BBQ is known for their Tri-Tip Sandwich, but offers many tasty items including everything from BBQ hamburgers and Pulled Pork Sandwiches to Breakfast Burritos and Cheesy Potatoes.
Kona Ice
Offering the ultimate shaved ice experience with flavors like strawberry, pineapple, and coconut.
Code 3 Concessions
Not your ordinary 'dog'. They'll be serving up a classic Chicago Dog and their own Blue Buffalo Dog.
The wholesome goodness of Taiwanese and Vietnamese home style cooking by using the freshest ingredients. The Garlic Noodle w/Shrimp is always a big hit!

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


Specializes in mouth-watering gourmet burgers, savory tacos and sandwiches and fresh, garden salads. Add Spinach, Bacon, Avocado, Beer-Caramelized onions, deep-fried pickles and seasoned fries.

Tornado Potato

One of a kind, spiral-cut Potato, Zucchini, Sweet Potato, and Sausage. You'll be returing for more!

Cousins Maine Lobster

Bringing the tradition and quality of Maine’s iconic lobster industry to Oxnard. Fan favorites include, Lobster Roll & Lobster Tacos.