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Kendall's Cafe

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528 Palm Canyon Dr, Borrego Springs, CA 92004
760-767-3491
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Takeout

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  • 11
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good breakfast

Have eaten breakfast a number of times. Be sure and order the blueberry pancakes...fantastic! Good service and prices. Clean and good service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
KathiT53
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New Britain, Connecticut
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  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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English first
Borrego Springs, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

As a local this is our GO TO place for breakfast lunch and dinner. Love the Baja Chicken Torta ( sandwich), Ruben, and burgers. They make the best clam chowder from scratch every Friday which pairs great with their All-You-Can -eat fish fry. Their Cobb Salad is excellent as is their Country Fired Steak! This is your old fashion coffee... More 

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La Jolla, CA
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45 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This place has been around for ages. It offers American comfort food as well as authentic Mexican food. A step back in time to when the food was simple

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El Cajon, California
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12 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Kendall's is a great little diner type restaurant; it is behind the mall and a little hard to find but great service and the Machaca was so very good.

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The French Toast is the best thing on the menu in my opinion. Its probably the best French Toast in town. Really good French Toast. I like the coffee too.

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Guatay, ca.
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44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

It has been our tradition for the past 20 years to stop for breakfast at Kendall's when visiting Borrego Spring. The food has always been good and service outstanding. Prices are very reasonable.

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New Britain, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Have eaten breakfast a number of times. Be sure and order the blueberry pancakes...fantastic! Good service and prices. Clean and good service.

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California
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

This little diner is always packed at breakfast. The food is standard fare, but plentiful and well-priced, and the vibe is oh, so retro.

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Oklahoma
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110 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We stopped here during a cross-country bicycle ride. The waitress was very friendly and we had great service. It was a solid breakfast and we also had bagel sandwiches wrapped up to go for us to eat later. Good option for an early morning breakfast.

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Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Have been coming here on and off since I started coming to Borrego many years ago. This is the kind of lunch spot that you can count on for consistency.

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Marengo, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

Diner atmosphere in the desert. Love the breakfasts there. If you like old fashion biscuits and gravy, then go there. Delicious

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Address: 528 Palm Canyon Dr, Borrego Springs, CA 92004
Phone Number: 760-767-3491
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Borrego Springs
Average Prices: USD 6 - 11
Cuisine: Southwestern

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 528 Palm Canyon Dr, Borrego Springs, CA 92004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Borrego Springs
  • Phone Number: 760-767-3491

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 11
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Southwestern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget

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