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Milt's Coffee Shop

6112 Knudsen Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2905
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Ranked #16 of 705 restaurants in Bakersfield
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English first
Bakersfield, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Getting lost and finding Milt's Coffee Shop was a great experience for me. However, Milt's is freeway easy. The restaurant is staffed by some of the nicest people. They know we are seeking sustenance. They deliver in spades. The chicken fried steak that I had was cooked old school style, flowered and fresh tasting, not frozen patties typically called "country... More

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Lancaster, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

My wife and I had dinner at Milt's on the 4th of July!!! Very appropriate as it is an All American throw-back. Menu quite varied, with daily specials, we had Fish and Chips, an asked to go easy on the breading! They came very juicy, lightly breaded and delicious. The chips were fries but nicely done, with a good average... More

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Bakersfield, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Even though I've lived in Bakersfield for almost 34 years, this was my first visit to Milt's. It felt like a time travel trip to the late 1950's... an unassuming diner with simple décor, excellent food, and great service. Now I want to go back again. I would recommend it to anyone traveling up or down Highway 99 -- just... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I really liked this place. It reminded me of a restaurant my parents would stop and have us eat at on the way to visit family in the station wagon. I especially liked the 3-D map of the United States at the entrance and the collection on the wall of 50 decorative plates from each state in the Union. What... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Milt's is collocated with the Vagabond Inn, North just North of Bakersfield off State Hwy 99. We overnighted at the Vagabond on a Monday on the way to Las Vegas a few weeks ago. Vagabond was good, too. Room rather small but spotless and less than $50. Anyway, Milt's was a breath of fresh air. Spotlessly clean, great food, very... More

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Thousand Oaks, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stopped through here on the way home last night. The service was awesome! Can't remember her name, but our server was so sweet and fun! Everything was delicious! My husband loved his taco salad. The onion rings were good too! I loved my peanut butter shake! They even gave me a tiny shake, which my girls shared. YUM! The... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This is an old fashion coffee shop serving large portions of good hearty food with excellent fast service. Reasonably price

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Escondido, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I have eaten here many times with family and friends. The service has always been excellent and the food is always delicious!

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Long Beach, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013 via mobile

I've eaten here a few times in the past while in the area. They are a little slow but never disappoint. The servers are nice and very attentive. Wanted to try their famious fried chicken, but were all out. Settled on the Pork Loin instead. It was delicious. Wanted to try their pumpkin caramel cake room for it. I recommend... More

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Frazier Park, California
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151 reviews 151 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

I don't think you can beat this place for convenience, cleanliness, cooking and . . . well, comfort. I happened across this Northwest Bakersfield restaurant very close to Highway 99 for an evening meal, and I ended up with a large bowl of macaroni and beef soup and a too-large Cobb salad, half of which I had to take home... More

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