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Kelcy's Restaurant

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110 W Tehachapi Blvd, Tehachapi, CA 93561-1632
661-822-4207
Today
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 10
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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This may not be the best dinner in the area, but they serve honest food, they are honest people and they let you look into the honest world of Tehachapi. They have picture of aircrafts dated back a lot of years. I think their closeness to Edward Air Base presented these history. The tritip lunch... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
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Tehachapi, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Average. Clean and plenty of servings. Never that busy which concerns me. The employees are always friendly and willing to help you.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

This may not be the best dinner in the area, but they serve honest food, they are honest people and they let you look into the honest world of Tehachapi. They have picture of aircrafts dated back a lot of years. I think their closeness to Edward Air Base presented these history. The tritip lunch special that I got is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

It a step back in time--think Happy Days--original decor. Food was excellent, service was friendly. I would go back.

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Tehachapi, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

down home type of restaurant with large selection of hand made pies Yum Yum!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I am a local here in Tehachapi for 40 yrs , Kelcys has always been one of my favorites. A few yrs ago they had a slight downtown in the quality of food . But the last 3-4 yrs they are at the top of the list for home style cooking. The best biscuits and gravy anywhere around, yummy homemade... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Love the small home town feel. The food is delicious especially their fried chicken!!! The staff is friendly and I would recommend this place to anyone who visits our small town.

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Mokelumne Hill, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Incredible collection of historical Tehachapi floods and mining with home cooking in old style restaurant -- nothing fancy but good food. Loved the boasted chicken.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I liked to eat here quite often before I moved to North Carolina. The food is always good and the service is prompt and courteous. Great for lunches, too. I love all the local photos and mementos hung on the walls. A sign of a good restaurant is how many locals eat there and Kelcy's is always a favorite of... More 

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Tehachapi, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Went here for breakfast. The breakfast was go and portion were also good. I like my eggs sunny side up and mine were done perfect. a lot of restaurants can't seem to do a proper sunny side up egg but Kelcy's can. The chicken fried steak was good not the best I have ever had but it was good. I... More 

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Tehachapi, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I only stop in for breakfast, its a coffee shop breakfast. The best part of the place is the walls of old Tehachapi photos. The history of the town is on the walls.

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Additional Information about Kelcy's Restaurant

Address: 110 W Tehachapi Blvd, Tehachapi, CA 93561-1632
Phone Number: 661-822-4207
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tehachapi
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 110 W Tehachapi Blvd, Tehachapi, CA 93561-1632
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tehachapi
  • Phone Number: 661-822-4207

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?