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Cindy's Restaurant

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3807 Auburn St, Bakersfield, CA 93306-2760
+1 661-871-8865
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Fontana, California
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While staying in Bakersfield, found Cindy's on line, sounded almost too good to be true. Boy were we pleasantly surprised. Although we were there in the late evening, the staff were most welcoming, making sure we were greeted with friendliness and warmth. The facilities were clean as a whistle, including the tables, tableware, cups, glasses, and even the condiment containers.... More 

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Thank Cathy S
Bakersfield
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Stopped yesterday for a quick breakfast. Was promptly greeted and seated. Water and coffee were on table immediately. Great service, if anything, over attentive personnel, had a hard time eating because of constant "is everything OK". Breakfast was average, at best, but the surprise came at the placing of my tab. Light breakfast, with coffee, just a few cents shy... More 

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Thank Bruce P
Warren, MI
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287 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

This was one of my favorite places in the past. The prices were always a bit high, but the food was great. No longer. The higher prices remain, but the food and service have taken a nosedive. Very sad the place has slipped so badly.

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Thank motorcity70
Bakersfield, California
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016

This place is open 24/7, last I heard. It offers decent food in the wee hours in its neighborhood; and it's not part of the Dennys chain. It's a long-time historical favorite for many people in NE Bakersfield.

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Thank CraigKJ
Novi, Michigan
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Passing through coming from Pasadena to Sequoia National Park. Wanted something local and not a chain. Cindy's! Had the meatloaf. Delicious! Just like my Mom used to make!

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Thank audnbob
Bakersfield, California
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

Last Saturday, i brought a great bud & friend to a restaurant icon here in Bako! Had planned to go to another fine breakfast spot in NW Bako... but events worked out to have us meet @ Cindys... a long time, well established & managed eatery in Northeast Bako, just off Hi way 178!! Mark & I got there about... More 

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Thank Bill E
Oceanside, California
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156 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2014

I found myself getting an oil change at Juffy Lube in the same parking lot as Cindy's. I had not been there before and I was hungry. As I approached the front door I was met by the wonderful smell of breakfast cooking. Inside I was greeted quickly and shown to a seat. Coffee was there with a menu right... More 

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Thank George C
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2014 via mobile

We just moved to this side of Bakersfield so we decided to try a place close by. I was pretty impressed. I could decide so I got a everything sandwich which was delicious and great the next day in the oven. Onion rings were sooo good. Some of the best I've ever had. I Would definitely go back. I wanna... More 

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Thank CyriBrown
Bakersfield, California
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2014

I've given this place three chances because I live nearby. I've been disappointed each time. It's kind of hard to screw up breakfast items, but they do a great job of it. The last time I was there, it was very late at night, so it wasn't crowded at all (maybe three tables occupied). It took about half an hour... More 

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Thank ahm_good
Bakersfield, California, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

The food was ok, the waitress was very friendly. I'd go back, but not in a "oooo I really crave Cindy's" type of way. It could use some updating and maybe a new chef - I had the steak ordered medium rare which came out over cooked and a little charred. And the fries were ok, though you had to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3807 Auburn St, Bakersfield, CA 93306-2760
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-871-8865

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?