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Wool Growers

620 E 19th St, Bakersfield, CA 93305-5619
+1 661-327-9584
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“spaghetti” (39 reviews)
“beans” (90 reviews)
“soup” (80 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
620 E 19th St, Bakersfield, CA 93305-5619
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I prefer the pickled tongue at Benji's, but pretty much everything else here is the best in town. My favorite is the veal with the mushroom gravy...

Thank carrot_fixer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wool Growers has earned it's place in the hearts of everyone who's ever visited by consistently deserving delicious food with outstanding service. From a party of two to a party of 20, the service at Wool Growers has always been fantastic. If you've got a...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Woolgrowers is a wonderfully old style basque restaurant that has been serving great food for years. We had the fried chicken and tri-tip and it was very good.

Thank sharontraff77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A truly unique dining experience. The restaurant's ambiance and character give you the feeling of being at home with a large family gathering. The bustle of the friendly staff just adds to the experience. The traditional Basque dinner "set-up" is widely varied, ample, and very...More

Thank johngY9983BS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we all know there are several basque places in town but wool growers is by far the best for me. i love the soup. great family environment. great setup.

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Woolgrowers is a staple in Bakersfield. Family style restaurant with a "southern hospitality" feel. All of the food options are nice size portions, so sharing may be an option.

Thank daniellehA5040ZQ
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whether for lunch with a friend, dinner with the family, or large party celebrating someone or a special occasional this place is always spot on. I could live on basque soup, beans and salsa. Their halibut is amazing as is their scampi. Not a pickled...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always a solid choice for Basque food. Bring your appetite and be prepared to share the table with other hungry diners. The service is fast and attentive, although speed may make you feel a bit rushed through all of the courses. Note for the uninitiated:...More

Thank Marilyn D
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Great service & food. If you like Basque food, you will love Woolgrowers. They have several banquet rooms available as well.

Thank bookworm93305
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We went to Wool Growers for a typical Basque breakfast and YUM!! Eggs, bacon, sausage and potatoes. Tons of food and absolutely delicious!!

Thank Linda E
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Karl K
7 May 2015|
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Response from Michele08142014 | Reviewed this property |
Wool Growers starts dinner seating at 6:00. They may take your reservation, but you won't be able to be seated until then. The last time we were there it was a Wednesday night and it was packed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 E 19th St, Bakersfield, CA 93305-5619
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-327-9584
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