Author: VCR Staff

INTRODUCTION | 36th Annual Best of Ventura County, 2021

Cover and section art by Stephanie Torres Boogie on, party people! The 2021 Best of Ventura County is coming at you right now, and it’s time to get down. In the pages that follow are your favorite Ventura County businesses, locations and service providers —the people, places and things that you told us, via our online survey, made living in Ventura County cooler, groovier and more far out. It wasn’t easy, I’m sure, having to choose from among so many top contenders, but voters dug down deep to select the very best across the entire spectrum, from antique stores...

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SHOPPING | Best of Ventura County 2021

Section art by Stephanie Torres Adult Store 1ST PLACE Salzer’s 5777 Valentine Road, Ventura 805-639-2160, READER RECOMMENDED Aphrodite’s 477 E. Main St., Ventura 805-652-0082, Three Star Books & News 359 E. Main St., Ventura 805-653-9068 Antique Store 1ST PLACE Times Remembered 467 E. Main St., Ventura 805-643-3137, READER RECOMMENDED Vintage Ventura 2545 E. Main St., Ventura 805-667-8192 Treasures of Ojai 110 N. Signal St., Ojai 805-646-2852, Art Gallery 1ST PLACE Latitudes 401 E. Main St., Ventura 805-642-5257, READER RECOMMENDED Museum of Ventura County 100 E. Main St., Ventura 805-653-0323, Bell Arts Factory 432...

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Section Art by Stephanie Torres Bakery 1ST PLACE Bread Basket 83 E. Daily Drive, Camarillo 805-482-1337, READER RECOMMENDED Cafe Ficelle 2024 Ventura Blvd., Unit 110, Camarillo 805-312-7155; 390 S. Mills Road, Ventura, 805-941-3444 Nothing Bundt Cakes 1610 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Suite D, Thousand Oaks, 805-446-3082 1794 S. Victoria Ave., Suite A, Ventura, 805-918-4560 Barbecue 1ST PLACE Wood Ranch 1101 Daily Drive, Camarillo, 805-482-1202; 540 New Los Angeles Ave., Moorpark, 805-523-7253; 3449 E. Main St., Ventura, 805-620-4500 READER RECOMMENDED Marshall’s Bodacious BBQ 6353 Ventura Blvd. #18, Ventura 805-650-0650, CJ’s BBQ 480 S. Victoria Ave., #B,...

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SERVICES | Best of Ventura County 2021

Section art by Stephanie Torres. Accountant 1ST PLACE Farber Hass Hurley, LLP. 300 E. Esplanade Drive, #1130, Oxnard 805-485-7194, READER RECOMMENDED Billy A. Arnold CPA 801 S. Victoria Ave., #1066, Ventura 805-642-0440 Parkway Business Solutions 80 Wood Road, Suite 302, Camarillo 805-419-9197, Sierra Managed Accounting Services 2112 Eastman Ave., Suite 101, Ventura 805-676-0098, Auto Body Shop 1ST PLACE Tony’s Body Shop 497 Lambert St., Oxnard 805-485-5514, READER RECOMMENDED Avenue Body Shop 378 N. Ventura Ave., Ventura 805-653-6021 Bodytech Auto Body Collision Repair 2920 Seaborg Ave., Ventura 805-644-4004, Car Detailer/Car Wash 1ST PLACE Five Points...

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BEAUTY AND STYLE | Best of Ventura County 2021

Section art by Stephanie Torres Barber Shop 1ST PLACE 1927 Barber Shop and Shave 1927 E. Main St., Ventura 805-667-9177,   READER RECOMMENDED Midtown Barbers 2124 E. Thompson Blvd., Ventura 805-667-8219, Ventura Barber Co 2040 E. Main St., Unit C, Ventura 805-628-3624,  Children’s Cut 1ST PLACE Jack N Jills 1984 E. Main St., Ventura 805-648-1976,  READER RECOMMENDED Sparkles and Spikes 215 N. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks 805-379-5379, Royal Barbershop 2785 E. Thompson Blvd., Ventura 805-667-9121, Day Spa (non medical) 1ST PLACE Coastal Skin Care Day Spa 428 Poli St., Suite 2C, Ventura 805-641-2345, ...

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