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English first
Vancouver, Canada
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127 reviews 127 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

After reviewing the reviews on trip advisor and conveniently located across our hotel four points, we decided to check it out. Food was very delicious and hit the spot. True comfort food. Chicken Schwarma was 5.99 with salad. Kebob platter with meat, rice, hummus,pita was 11.99. Everything very reasonable priced. Service was poor. You order first and then sit down.... More 

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Northridge, CA
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147 reviews 147 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I stopped by for dinner here last week after reading some good reviews on this place. They really give you a hearty portion of food for what you pay so it's a really good deal. For $10 I had a complete chicken kabob plate with a drink!

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Bakersfield, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

The food is great, the atmosphere & service too. My favorite is the lamb skewer sandwich. Everything is excellent though.

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Katy, Texas
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47 reviews 47 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We recently moved to Texas and the one place that I miss in Bakersfield the most is this one. The food is great and the prices are great for what you get.

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Atascadero, California
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55 reviews 55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

I had the chicken kabob and my husband had the lamb kabob. It came with saffron rice, pita with humus and Greek salad. Portions were huge! The food was delicious, very tender and juicy grilled meat. Will definitely eat here again!

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Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013 via mobile

I had the lamb kabobs, double hummus with a side salad, the salad was pre tossed with veggies and very tasteful, the hummus is made fresh and the lamb was cooked as I ordered it! The staff was very helpful with my food decision. I was happy with what I order and and look forward to going back. Next time... More 

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Copperhill, Tennessee
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59 reviews 59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

After having read positive reviews, we were disappointed in our food. The lamb was tough & tasteless. Why are customers required to pay extra for low-quality meat? Lots of salad on the platter, but tasteless dressing, & also the grilled veggies had little to no flavor. Wish this had been a better experience, cuz normally we love mediterranean food.

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Bakersfield, California
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169 reviews 169 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Having been here once before, with a friend for lunch, my wife suggested Flame & Skewers for our 'date' night dinner. I was immediately impressed by how 'open' the kitchen area was. It was easy to see the food being prepared and served and how clean it is in the back. There is a bar area where you can observe... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I love to eat at Flame N Skewers when nothing else sounds good. I eat so many burgers and Mexican food that sometimes I just want something different. And this is as good a place as any! I suggest a Shawarma plate or the lunch sandwich special with whatever meat you would like (chicken, beef or lamb) and either rice... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

This was brought to my house for a pot luck, the grilled chicken had a fabulous flavor and very healthy

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Additional Information about Flame & Skewers

Address: 5486 California Ave, Bakersfield, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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