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California Dreaming

1630 Cross Pointe Way, Duluth, GA 30097
(770) 813-9240
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Ranked #30 of 322 restaurants in Duluth
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Description: Voted “Best Ribs Sauce” at the Rock’n Ribfest; California Dreaming serves up hearty, much-loved American classics. Start with Barbecue Chicken Nachos to curb your cravings; then slow-cooked Prime Rib, “fall-off-the-bone” baby back ribs or Knob Hill Chicken – a giant marinated chicken breast topped with ham and cheese. Offering private party dining options for catering and large party carry-out; seasonal patio dining; late night bar bites and accessibility for groups any size. California Dreaming actively supports the community, with a focus on area schools.
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Description: Voted “Best Ribs Sauce” at the Rock’n Ribfest; California Dreaming serves up hearty, much-loved American classics. Start with Barbecue Chicken Nachos to curb your cravings; then slow-cooked Prime Rib, “fall-off-the-bone” baby back ribs or Knob Hill Chicken – a giant marinated chicken breast topped with ham and cheese. Offering private party dining options for catering and large party carry-out; seasonal patio dining; late night bar bites and accessibility for groups any size. California Dreaming actively supports the community, with a focus on area schools.
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English first
Atlanta, GA
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Went to California Dreaming for the first time in 20 years. Didn't remember it being as upscale as the one in Duluth, Ga. The service was good, our waiter didn't have the most motivating personality, but everything came as requested, he did a good job servicing our table. The food was excellent. I had the blackened chicken pasta, and it... More

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Roswell, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We ordered the two racks of baby back ribs and split it between us:) Our server split the salad and veggies for us, too. It was a huge order and plenty for two:) We finished our meal with key lime pie and a yummy Hersey bar topped brownie. Our server was very attentive and kept us in sweet tea and... More

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flowery branch
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We come here at least once a month just to have their chicken fingers. The appetizer portion is perfect for one with a side dish. These chicken fingers are so juicy and tasty! We enjoy their green beans as a side dish...mmm good! Prices are reasonable especially for the quality and portions.

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Conyers, Georgia
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Nice atmosphere, clean, bright and wide open. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Plenty of parking. But Food is only fair at best. Salads are Great, oyster po-boy, fish po-boy are very fishy tasting and dried out, roast beef sandwich was dry and bland. A little pricey for Lunch. Stick with Salads!

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Athens, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Love the Strip steak and my wife loves the California Dreaming salad. Its HUGE. Great place to have fun

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I liked the steaks but did not like the limited choices. Not many healthy eating choices. The staff was ex good and the beer was cold.

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Dacula, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This restaurant has excellent food, but is a little pricey for lunch...hard to get by for less than $10. My favorite is the soup and salad. I recommend the chili along with the salad and house dressing! The dinners are also great and moderately priced.

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Suwanee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Went with Family because they wanted Prime Rib. First of all, the House Salad is Awesome with the Hot bacon and Honey Mustard dressing! It could be a meal in its self. Ham, bacon, eggs, almonds and etc. I had the Shrimp pasta and it was good, but do not think I would order it again. One of the people... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We ate here after trying to eat at nearby restaurants and there was an hour or longer wait. There was no wait at California Dreaming. The Mojito cocktail I ordered was yummy. The side salad that I got with my dinner was very good; well above average, and the chicken with mashed potatoes I had for my entree was tasty... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We enjoy dining at California Dreaming. Usually get the CD salad which is amazing. The ribs are good too. Service is always on point.

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