NOM Tequila Grill in the Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach features authentic Mexican fare from various regions south of the border including favorite dishes from Guadalajara, Puebla, Jalisco, Oaxaca, Yucatan and central Mexico. While the cuisine at NOM Tequila Grill has its culinary roots in Mexico with French and Spanish influences, the ingredients in the menu items are farm fresh and locally sourced. NOM is short for Norma Oficial Mexicana and is a stamp of authenticity for 100% Mexican agave tequila. The restaurant incorporates tequila into many of its dishes. It offers mixed cocktails and 17 different kinds of tequila from the bar. The ambiance is friendly yet casually upscale. Fresh house-made flour tortillas and dedication to authentic ingredients and flavors make this restaurant stand out for locals and visitors alike. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Professionally managed by Providence Hospitality Partners LLC, Denver, Colorado. Tequila Grill, Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach, 450 East Harbor Blvd., Ventura, CA 93001, 805-652-5151, http://nomtequilagrill.com/.