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Babe's Kitchen

1106 E Wardlow Rd, Long Beach, CA 90807-4726
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English first
Fullerton, California
20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I stopped in out of curiosity after driving by Babe's many times. It's a little restaurant on Wardlow Road in Long Beach that doesn't really feel like any restaurant in this century. It reminded me of the A & A Café on Compton Blvd. in Compton when I was growing up. We called that the malt shop. It had the... More

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Signal Hill, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Cockroaches scuttering across the counter cause me to scutter out of the door! The place was empty - I wonder how they passed their last Health Department inspection?

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Long Beach, California
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

Small little mom & pop shop that serves a great breakfast. Homemade bread, jellies, highlight this place. It seats maybe 25, but don't let the size deter you. The bacon is thick, the home fries are yummy, and the atmosphere is friendly,

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Yorba L:inda
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2009

Babes is an unassuming looking diner right out of the 50's. The food is simply awesome. Everything is homemade, including the bread, jams, pies, and this is simply the best hamburger I have ever had with a thousand island dressing that is the greatest. George (owner and cook) has owned Babes for 33 years and staff have been there for... More

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Long Beach
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2007

The place is simple, unadorned, plain. The food is hand-crafted home-made diner food. The staff is friendly and have been at Babe's for about 25 years.

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