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50's Roadhouse Restaurant

American, Diner, Bar, Pub
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18431 Kennedy Rd, Knights Ferry, CA 95361-8708
+1 209-881-9400
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Los Banos
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Not as good as expected quite place locals during week stop over pototoe salad bland had Italian sandwitch drenched in red sause cheese salad good sandwitch wouldnt even rate it freind hamburger plaum tasteless. Little pricey for not so good food drinks great service winderful nust wouldnt go back Not up par for prices

Thank Steven N
Lake Orion, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped by driving from Yosemite to San Francisco. Veggie burger was good, burger was better. Yummy potato salad. Friendly waitress. Definitely stop for a meal.

Thank JHuey
Oakdale, California, United States
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418 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The music playing is all oldies. The decor is 50's posters and old trays on the walls. It is a fun spot. And they have good burgers. I ordered a Diet Pepsi and watched the afternoon crowd filter in and out. A few Harley riders and some folks way older then me. This is a fun little spot overlooking historic... More 

Thank Robert D
Stockton, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch while on a back roads motorcycle trip. Love the ambiance, was like a trip down memory lane. Used to visit diners like this back in the 50's. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. The fare is typical diner, but with that said, the portions are good and the quality equally good. Looking forward to my... More 

Thank wfb2089
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Awesome home cook meals with a 50's diner theme. great service too. really good bar selection. easy on easy off Hwy 108/120

Thank Lynn Q
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

After a day of rafting on the Stanislaus River we stopped in for a burger and a beer. It seemed like the perfect place and from the minute we walked in felt welcome. We sat at the bar and mixed with some of the local regular customers as if we had known them forever. The burger was great and the... More 

1 Thank Patricia P
Oakdale, California, United States
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418 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

We have always enjoyed the ambience in this restaurant. It is not far from our home and consequently we have eaten there a lot. I have been impressed with the consistency of the diner. The burgers and fries are always good and the service is prompt. I have to admit we usually come when there is not a crowd. The... More 

1 Thank Robert D
Turlock, California
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339 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Went here for lunch after our family got together for Christmas pictures. It is a cute place. The waitress was nice and the food was pretty decent. Reasonable prices and they have a bar area also.

1 Thank Tcard2013
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

My cousin Dave and I each ordered the grilled pastrami and cheese sandwich with fries at this great little restaurant out in the middle of nowhere east of Oakdale, CA. What a great find. Excellent. Just excellent.

1 Thank Callmechuck
Gardner, Kansas
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81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We stopped for dinner on our way down the highway. My wife had a burger and said it was wonderful. I had the meatloaf dinner. Came with salad and soup too. The split pea soup was great. The meatloaf was just so-so. Very hearty servings for both our meals.

Thank KansasHank

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Restaurant Details

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American, Diner, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18431 Kennedy Rd, Knights Ferry, CA 95361-8708
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Knights Ferry
  • Phone Number: +1 209-881-9400

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?