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1814 Eye Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4408
661 322-6262
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Ranked #42 of 707 Restaurants in Bakersfield
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Caribbean, Cuban
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Good for: Families with children, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Half Moon Bay, California
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Food was good, kind of tapas/family style. Caribbean/Jamaican/Cuban was really good and unexpected. The jerk chicken was OK but not as good as some that I have had. Black beans and plantains were really good as well as the empanadas and mango chicken.

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California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I hadn't been to Mama Roomba's in a year or so because it was too far from where I worked downtown. When I switched job locations, I found myself going for lunch and I must say it was just a good as I remembered it! I love the Cuban pork sandwiches and the fish and shrimp dishes. The servers are... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If you like Cuban food, this is the place for you. I liked the pork sandwich, a Cuban tradition. Probably not for everyone as Cuban food has its quirks. Try the fried plantains.

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Temple City, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

the Cuban Sandwich was very good, the accompanying potatoes a poor excuse for potatoes. If you like garlic and an abundance of it, this is the place for you. My friend had an appetizer and it was adequate for an appetizer, I could smell garlic from across the table! (I am not a garlic fan in my old age.) The... More 

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California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Went with friends on Friday night. First time there. We shared six different appetizers ~ all were magnificent. Can't say enough about this wonderful "new" discovery!

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bakersfield
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Did I say no. tried it again upon the insistence of another. Did not work, again. Food, service, so-so. Bad value. Again - NO!

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I usually visit for dinner, so it was a nice change to stop in for lunch at one of my local favorites, but I won't fib, I was a tad disappointed. Came on a Monday and Ice Tea tasted like leftover from weekend, cook was having soup in dining room while listening to music on her phone, and tables weren't... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

My grandmother and I went to have lunch together. It's was a quaint little spot with very minimal seating room. There wasn't much of a selection. The only reason why we stayed was to try it, because you never if you like it if you don't try it. No, my grandmother and I will not return

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Cambria, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Every year we attend a Convention in Bakersfield and visit Mama Roombas. Delicious food and a great staff. Clean and well decorated hole in the wall. Highly recommended!

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Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

A local favourite featuring an eclectic menu with a simple decor. I enjoyed the meal though the hostess appeared bothered by my meal request. Attention to ambience and friendly staff will make Mama Roomba an exciting dining experience.

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Additional Information about Mama Roomba

Address: 1814 Eye Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4408
Phone Number: 661 322-6262
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban

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