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Mama Roomba

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1814 Eye St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4408
+1 661-322-6262
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“empanadas” (15 reviews)
“tapas” (15 reviews)
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Caribbean, Spanish, Cuban
$$ - $$$
1814 Eye St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4408
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

We had a great time with friends. There was four of us and we all got our plates at separate times which was fine for us, but other people may have an issue with that. The appetizers were delicious and the staff was super friendly!...More

Thank Jodie B
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Omg. The appetizers are to die for. Skip the main dishes (I never tried them ) because you will be in love with finger food and beer.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed October 1, 2016

ate here for dinner on a Monday night. Not much open in Bakersfield on Monday night for some reason. This restaurant is in downtown, off an alley that includes a couple of dive bars. Should have listened to my golden rule to "follow the people",...More

Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Amazing food. We were a party of 4 and shared various plates. Would go again ..!!! The service was decent there was only one waiter but they did a great job of working the room and servicing all the customers

Thank Michael V
Reviewed September 27, 2016

I was looking forward to this place, but was very disappointed. When we were the only ones in the restaurant, I should have thought twice. Warm spinach salad was decent. Boneless pork chops would have been good had they not been covered with garlic. I...More

2  Thank carrot_fixer
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Good different food for Bako. Fun place hopping on the weekends. Another downtown try to get people down there.

Thank Tdhalldds
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Small dining area, our first time here. The shrimp cerveche was excellent, as was the salt n pepper shrimp. Sweet potato fries were ok, but the calamari was overly breaded and over cooked. For 4 tapas, and one drink, the bill was over $46, which...More

Thank RicDic
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Been here 3-4 times. Food always good. Menu is short which to me it's always a good sign. Try it you will get a selection of tapas and main courses from Spain and Latin America with original taste.

Thank German R
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Super cute little place in downtown, with tasty authentic island food. I went a few times, ordered the chicken and the tri-tip. I stayed in at the bar one time, and had some great drinks. The bartender was sweet and pleasant, and this place overall...More

Thank DrManuG
Reviewed June 1, 2016

dinner there several times in the past couple of months ... honestly i had forgotten about it.. the re discovery was great really enjoyed the bar tender also, great memory, great personality... thank you

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Kimberley P
Is there a way to get the recipes for the dishes featured on Dinners, Drive-ins, and Dives?
April 11, 2015|
Response from johntello | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if they give out their recipes. Suggest you call them at (661)3226262
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1814 Eye St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4408
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-322-6262
  • E-mail