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Cope's Knotty Pine Cafe

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1530 Norris Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2263
661-399-0120
Today
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • 30
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  • 4
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Never Had a Bad Meal Here

A local favorite for good reason. Breakfast is very good no matter what you choose, but the California omelet is my favorite. The hash browns with bacon and cheese are delicious! For lunch the burgers are good and so is the chicken salad. Service is always friendly.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
Belinda J
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Sedro Woolley, Washington
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
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Bakersfield, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

Been here a few times, but it had been a while. This last time, the food was nowhere near as good as it was before. The flavor was BLAND, and the gravy had no flavor to even call it bland- it was like wallpaper paste. Very disappointing. The service was not so great, considering that my empty coffee cup sat... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

Sorry to all of my customers who may have questions of where I've gone..PLEASE dont think I've left on my own terms...working hard, following rules, and having hospitality is obviously not enough to keep a job anymore :( A warning, writeup, or a good reason would have been the right thing to do ..but I guess I did not "deserve"... More 

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Sedro Woolley, Washington
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10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

A local favorite for good reason. Breakfast is very good no matter what you choose, but the California omelet is my favorite. The hash browns with bacon and cheese are delicious! For lunch the burgers are good and so is the chicken salad. Service is always friendly.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

Great selection for you taste. Breakfast is really good with many choices. Huge menu depending on what you feel like. Omlets are really awesome. Lunch is very good too. Many sandwich choices , watch for the daily special. Service is pretty much top drawer - good attention paid by the friendly wait staff. Get there early for a seat -... More 

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Phelan, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Left an ihop without eating because of shoddy service and thank God I did or I never would have found this place! We ordered the chile verde omelette and the chicken fried steak and shares some of each. The portions were huge. Everything was delicious. The service was friendly and fast. This place was packed and it's easy to see... More 

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Galena
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43 reviews 43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Great home cooked meals. Get there early or they will run out. They serve breakfast all day and have generous portions for the price. Don't go unless you are hungry!

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Bakersfield, California
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26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I went with some out of town friends for breakfast here. I had never been before. I had a veggie omelet, they had eggs benedict and an omelet too. The food was cooked to order and tasted good. I wished they had an egg white option for the omelet. I was very disappointed by the fresh fruit cup. We are... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Plenty of good places to eat breakfast in Bakersfield, but always end up coming here. Get here early and miss the crowd. Portions are big, waitresses are friendly, and your coffee cup is always full. The "skillets" are fantastic. Been here many times and never been disappointed.

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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This spot is awesome, I love the food here. Food is good,service is good and the plates will fill you up . Nice variety of food, and I love the grits, BLT and chai mmmm. They've also recently expanded so there's more room to seat people but there's still not enough parking, try to carpool if you come here.

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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We found this place as we were passing through Bakersfield. It was pretty crowded inside, but we were seated immediately. The portion sizes are big. We ordered a sausage, mushroom, and swiss omlete, a breakfast quesadilla, and a ham and egg breakfast. The omlete was very tasty, the sausage and mushrooms were excellent. The quesadilla was great too. The ham... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1530 Norris Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2263
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: 661-399-0120
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm

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