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Old River Grill

9500 Brimhall Rd, Suite 301, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2232
+1 661-282-8860
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Diner
$$ - $$$
9500 Brimhall Rd, Suite 301, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2232
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have enjoyed going here since it opened in the original location. We moved to another city five months ago so this was our first time to eat here in about 7-8 months. We enjoyed our meal, but it was not as...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This menu is very diverse with lots of interesting flavors and a lot of the old classics. Omelets? they got 'em. Bacon and eggs? yep! Biscuits and gravy? Damn right, this is Bakersfield. Waffles and pancakes? piled high! The popularity is evidenced by the lines...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Old River Grill is a great place to eat for breakfast or lunch. I thoroughly enjoyed the home town atmosphere, with all the decor being geared toward Kern County and all there is to do here. My first experience was on Labor Day weekend and...More

Thank glee59
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Always enjoy having breakfast here. Chili verde scramble was delicious. Wait staff is always friendly.

Thank earlsherry
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my order of the Killer Kern omelette. I chose biscuit and gravy to go with it. Though, I am not a fan of biscuit but I like to compare it with other restaurants I have been to. It was just ok. My hubby...More

Thank prettylobster
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Very good place for breakfast. The food and service very good. We will come here again. When we are on that side of town.

Thank Janet G
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We had breakfast at the Old River Grill on Saturday morning. This is a fun and busy place. My husband had Cajun Andouille Sausage & Eggs. He loved it. I had a pancake combo with scrambled eggs. Everything was delicious and they are happy to...More

Thank Catlynn217
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Best breakfast in Bakersfield... chili Verde Omelette is off the chart..a place where every thing you order is delicious with fast and great service..

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Visited the new location today for lunch. Old River Grill is now in the location formerly used by Red Brick Pizza. Much of the same menu. Great burger lunch specials today. They do serve breakfast all day. Keep in mind they close at 2:30 every...More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Food was really tasty just like home. Homemade sausage paty was cooked just right with a crispy outside. Eggs were moist not dry or burnt. The bacon egg and cheese sandwich was just as tasty and flavorful. The eggs were cooked just right and the...More

Thank Sonia G
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3 January 2017|
Response from rcredeye | Property representative |
We have gluten free pancakes and waffles. Hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9500 Brimhall Rd, Suite 301, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2232
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-282-8860
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Old River Grill is a small town coffee shop, specializing in home style cooking. We serve breakfast and lunch everyday. All our food is made from scratch and is as fresh as you can find anywhere. We take great pride in being a locally owned and operated business and being a part of the Bakersfield community. We offer a large variety of foods on our menu, in addition to our daily specials. At Old River Grill, you will find our staff to be courteous and we take pleasure in ensuring that every guest leaves feeling like they were treated like family.
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