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John's Place

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56249 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2857
+1 760-365-0144
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06:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat here pretty much every time I'm in Yucca Valley, which is several times a year. The food is reliably good, and reasonably priced.

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Denver, CO
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In April, we had the pleasure of eating dinner at John's Place. Such an enjoyable experience! This place is not fancy to look at, but serves delicious food at an exceptional price, and does so with the nicest, friendliest staff imaginable. My husband had the bbq rib dinner, and I had the flatiron steak. As I told the waitress, there... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very crowded and deservedly so. Great breakfast and lunch menus. We had excellent omelette...but ask for cheddar cheese rather than the bland white cheese they use. Good take out business.

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Thank ChloeHobbes
Prescott, Arizona
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84 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Yep. I know why this is a local fave. Their food is delicious. The waitstaff are friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. (I was going to order 2 orders of fries -- the waitress looked out the window to the patio where my husband was sitting and said, "the fries are pretty large." She was right. The 2 of us couldn't finish... More 

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Thank Marc C
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Saturday morning at about 10:30 and it was packed! Got seated though (lots of people in for takeout breakfast). Service was a little slow but that was only due to how busy the place was. Breakfast was delicious and very reasonably priced

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Thank Laura_Cariss
Granger, Indiana
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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Good parking, affordable tasty dishes. This is where the locals eat and for good reason. Food was prepared quickly and served to us right away. Portions are fairly large and made from scratch. Next we are in the area we will be stopping by.

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Thank Lydia L
The Villages
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The food is good and moderately priced. Furnishings are basic. Service is good and friendly. My husband loves the liver and onions!

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Thank Pamela R
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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58 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Conveniently located along the twentynine palms highway. Good place to stop for lunch. Order as you enter the restaurant for both eat-in or take-out service. Inside eating area is small. Good food and good portions. Service was pleasant but a little slow. Would recommend for lunch.

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Thank Ricker26
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This is a place without wait staff, with a limited menu, but the food was good, inexpensive and large in portion size. If you have coffee and want a refill, you get it yourself. I had a Sunday and it was huge! If I were in the area again, I would go back for the hamburger and fries!

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Thank Jan C
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Barely a step up from mc Donalds. You have to order from a person in the front. If you are really hungry it will do but will not be back.

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Thank Jasmine M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56249 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2857
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Yucca Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 760-365-0144

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