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Kern River Brewing Company

) #1 of 12 Restaurants in Kernville $$ - $$$ American, ,
13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
+1 760-376-2337
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“waffle fries” (19 reviews)
“burger” (53 reviews)
“fish tacos” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We headed up this way for a drive to get away from the heat. I had checked out TripAdvisor to see what was recommended and this one looked good. Although it was pretty busy we didn't have to wait for a table and had our...More

Thank marros1960
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff, and many beers made on site. If you go to lots of brewpubs, you learn that nearly every one with have at least one "blah" beer.... something that just doesn't work. But here, I didn't have one such bad beer. To be...More

Thank craiginsd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant, cool atmosphere, love the art, good looking waitresses, and friendly service. I had the buffalo chicken salad spicy and good.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have mixed feelings on this place, the service was terrible (but they were very busy), the food was good.......but the beer.........THE BEERS WE TRIED WERE FANTASTIC! we tried the 4 flagship beers in the sampler. all were fantastic, I have to say the IPA...More

Thank jeff s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For such a small town, we were super impressed with the beer selections (great IPAs, more than one!), and also great nibbles to go with them. Have the fries with artichoke dip. Sounds strange, but disappeared first off our table.

Thank SimonaDSoCal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times. Everytime the food has been good and the service decent. My son-in-law and daughter love the variety of brews made locally. Seating is a bit limited on busy weekend nights. Seems to be the "hang out spot" for the...More

Thank Gary I
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I like the food and love the beer. I will add that I don't have an example of where I can say I love the food... I'm picky that way. Great staff, local feel and beer worth drinking. Drop in and talk with the rafting...More

Thank Sean B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Kern River Brewing Co. has lots of good options for lunch. They also have great "beer flights": allowing you to sample 4 "5 ounce glasses" of local beers for only $8.00 Regarding the food, I opted for the Mediterranean Chicken Sandwich - and for...More

Thank GareThere
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Good atmosphere and decent selection of beers. Food was like any other pub / bar offers and the service was good.

Thank jhammo
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Ate here one evening and the easiest thing to say about it was we enjoyed it enough to return the next day! Lager drinkers beware however, this place brews proper beer and so no lager available!! Try a real beer instead! Food is standard pub...More

Thank Alvin377
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Kernville
  • Phone Number: +1 760-376-2337
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