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Cope's Knotty Pine Cafe

1530 Norris Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2263
+1 661-399-0120
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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6:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
1530 Norris Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2263
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Been here for both breakfast and lunch. Food is always good and the service is great. Cheap eats but great food.

Thank Dorothy H
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Service excellent and attentive. Portions are outrageous. We could of split one plate with four people. Enjoyed my breakfast for three meals. Pay the $1 and split your breakfast. Comfortable atmosphere and worth the visit.

Thank IamSamIam1
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Average food and service; not anything to "write home about". Had heard so much about what a great place with awesome food but from when I ate there about 5 years ago it has gone down hill considerably.

Thank Forest H
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Good food, good service, good prices, large portions, friendly staff. What else could you ask for? We have never been dispointed. EVER!

Thank Gradypowell
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My coworker and I stopped here for breakfast one morning based on the reviews here from TripAdvisor and the food was spectacular. The reviews are accurate and the rating is earned. The one thing that amazes me about this place is the port size. YOU...More

Thank Dwayne R
Reviewed 8 November 2016

You probably won't find this little gem unless you are a local. It is a favorite meeting place for friends who have come once a week or more for years. The tables are fun to read, and there is an eclectic mix of antiques, vintage,...More

Thank Marisa B
Reviewed 29 October 2016

First off... you must go hungry. There is a lot of food. I think this eateries purpose is for the hard working farmers and industrial workers in the area. Ones that can burn off all the calories and still survive. It was very crowded at...More

Thank jbees
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Another one of those great small town mom and pop cafe's that I search the countryside for. Super service, huge servings, so we usually split an order, great home cooking, what more do you need? It's a small place, only open mornings till 2:00, and...More

Thank Pjveetwin
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Googled to see what would be the best place for breakfast on our trip from Tehachapi heading northbound. Have to say this was definitely worth the stop.... EXCELLENT food!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 October 2016

My chili is the most requested dish by my millennial kids and their friends. Cope's chili is better than mine! Packs a heat that keeps me scooping another spoonful in my mouth!

Thank Kcarma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1530 Norris Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2263
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-399-0120
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