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Mon Reve

126 Balsam St, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3821
+1 760-375-3212
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“filet mignon” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
“onion soup” (4 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
17:30 - 20:30All hours
$$ - $$$
126 Balsam St, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3821
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Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

We have been enjoying Mon Reve for the past several years. We tend to "save it" for special occasions. Usually just the wife and me, but the "kids" (18 and 21) have grown fond of it as well. Country cuisine, such as stroganoff and such....More

1  Thank Joseph277
Reviewed 16 July 2015

My foodie travel mate brought me here while on a recent business trip. He told me it was top rated in Tripadvisor, but I was skeptical given the quality of other restaurants in Ridgecrest. Walking in from the street, the atmosphere immediately envelopes you in...More

Thank BART E
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We were greeted by a friendly waiter who spoke French. Our first impression was "wow" what a find in this small town. French onion soup was excellent. I enjoyed the special appetizer with a fresh green salad which was very tasty. We ordered the fish...More

Thank Traveler-Sachi
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Been to this restaurant many time and always had a delicious meal. Their side dishes are amazing along with the main course. The desert are yummy too!!

Thank XRAD1
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We were welcomed as soon as we walked into the door, shown to our table, water (with lemon) brought over. Wine and beer brought over after we ordered our food, bread (2 buns) and butter as well. I ordered chicken with pesto with a side...More

Thank marros1960
Reviewed 8 June 2015

My daughter and I really enjoyed eating at Mon Reve while staying in Ridgecrest. We chose it thanks to the reviews on Trip Advisor. The service at the restaurant was perfect (I never say that). We were tired from our trip and really appreciated the...More

Thank la2011
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Cozy French restaurant run by a charming man. Great food and the staff make you very welcome. The restaurant interior has a cozy atmosphere and very intimate atmosphere that makes you feel you are in Paris instead of the middle of the desert. The owner...More

2  Thank TonyKCarmel
Reviewed 6 May 2015

If this restaurant were in Orange or Los Angeles County it might have competitors but it would still be outstanding. In Ridgecrest, it really stands out as the dining spot to go to. We love the Belgian/French food served here to locals and a few...More

Thank Notathand
Reviewed 25 April 2015

Best night for dinner I've had here. Try it I know you will like it or maybe even love it. Lunch is less but dinner has a good ambience.

Thank Debra A
Reviewed 20 April 2015

My husband and I ended up in Ridgecrest for a long lunch while awaiting car repairs. What an unexpected surprise! Interior décor is charming and comfortable. I had the salad nicoise which was huge and my husband had the grilled chicken sandwich (I don't remember...More

Thank lsallen1
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23 January 2016|
Response from Catanddog1 | Reviewed this property |
I always have the filet mignon, rare. It's always excellent! It is topped with either the peppercorn sauce, or garlic butter. Both are great, but I usually have the peppercorn sauce. My side is always the layered tomato... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 20:30
11:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 20:30
11:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 20:30
11:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Balsam St, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Ridgecrest
  • Phone Number: +1 760-375-3212
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