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Summit Drive-In

Built in 1961, this unique location in Upper Ojai has been the gathering spot for local residents, weekend visitors, car and motorcycle groups, cyclists, Hikers and anyone looking for scenery. Our menu is true to the era as well, Burgers, Shakes and Floats with one exception…Barbeque! This alone is worth the drive! Have a look at our menu and come on up or call ahead for pick up.

Hours are Monday through Thursday 7-4 Weekends 9-4

Summit Drive-In is available for private parties and catering as well, Please inquire. (805) 798-7742

The Summit is located between Ojai and Santa Paula on Highway 150.

Our address is 12689 Santa Paula Ojai Road (Hwy150) Santa Paula California 93060

About Us

Owners David and Rachel Cagnacci

We are a team of family and friends who love to run a restaurant and cater to folks who like to entertain.

The Cagnacci’s are 4th generation Ventura and Ojai area residents with a history of grocery and food dating back to the early 1900’s in Ventura.


All catering menus and services are custom to your event. Our catering staff are professionals and have been a part of our operation for many many years.

Midwestern and California Cuisine-Mixed outdoor grilling-Predominant offerings of Tri Tip, Brine Smoked Turkey, Pork Shoulder, Seafood. Lemons, Avocados, Almonds, Olives and Grilled Vegetables.

Wedding Receptions: Vibrant, colorful and beautifully presented buffets.

Funeral Receptions: We understand that this is a stressful time and have developed our services to make it simple. We are efficient, clean, quiet and discreet.

Other Services

Summit Drive-In for Private Parties; receptions, classes, club meets and celebrations.

Yacht and Remote Venues: Multi day excursions, hunting lodges and cabins. Good menu planning and provisioning is absolutely critical in these locations and the ability to improvise and adapt in order to maintain a well fed group is our focus.

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