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Highway 127, Shoshone, CA 92384
760-852-4123
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Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Old Fashioned Family Diner and Saloon

We stopped here because my husband had been there 20 years before. It was much the same, except for upgrades, and just as friendly and clean as he remembered. Food was good. It feels a little pricey, but you have to remember that the remote location makes providing a decent meal a little more... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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Escalante, Utah
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
  • Bar scene
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I loved going to this café in the small town of Shoshone. It wasn't a cheap feed, nor expensive but it was great food and the staff were really pleasant. Good to stop off for lunch in the middle of nowhere.

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Slough, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We stopped of here for lunch. It wasn't busy but the food was excellently prepared and served. Refills for drinks. We were even joined by the local Sherriffs office for dining. Some very interesting artifacts and pictures around the cafe and saloon. A good stopping off point if you are in the area.

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Escalante, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We stopped here because my husband had been there 20 years before. It was much the same, except for upgrades, and just as friendly and clean as he remembered. Food was good. It feels a little pricey, but you have to remember that the remote location makes providing a decent meal a little more expensive and there's no such thing... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

While staying overnight at the Shoshone Inn (across the street) we ate dinner and breakfast at this spot, the only show in town. The service and the food were very good. There was only one other couple there, so that may have had something to do with the speed of the order, since many others complain it is slow. The... More 

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Hockley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We stopped here not knowing what we were going to find, so glad we did. We received a warm and friendly welcome. The food was delicious, recommend the Californua omelette with country potatoes, it's a quirky backward place with excellent standard, loved it

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Pahrump, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

It's just the name. It's made with ground beef and the touch of heat is perfect! I had the burger chili style...soooo good!

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Pahrump, NV
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

It's a cute place to have a burger and fries and a beer. I go to Shoshone to pick up a lotto ticket every now and then and sometimes stop here for a burger. This last time went I found $10 to be slightly excessive but it was VERY good so no complaints there.

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London, United Kingdom
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Having driven from Vegas to Death Valley we needed a break so decided on the Crowbar. We like to try small and interesting places and the inn fit the bill. It isn't fancy but it sure was worth the stop! Pretty good choice of food from reuben sandwiches to prime rib. The servings were on the large size and the... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Fun little restaurant that will take care of your basic needs. Friendly staff. Popular with bikers. Breakfast are especially good. There is at least a little choice for non meat eaters.

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Surrey, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

great service, good menu. We sat on the veranda for dinner, my burger was great. Fries were great too. My husband had a salad which he too enjoyed.

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Address: Highway 127, Shoshone, CA 92384
Phone Number: 760-852-4123
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Shoshone
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Highway 127, Shoshone, CA 92384
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Shoshone
  • Phone Number: 760-852-4123

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Bar scene

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