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Highway 395, Bridgeport, CA
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Reeds Spring, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was called the Burger Barn before must of been sold it is know called the Barn and mostly Mexican food which I love that type of food but this was not good and expensive not worth the price

Thank Lesilie G
Yorba Linda, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here once during our fishing trip, but would have eaten several more times, but the place did not seam to have set operating times. We tried to hit it twice for breakfast, and both times a sign stated they would "return" at a future time (the 2 times were different)....the one time we ate breakfast somewhere else in... More 

Thank Mike G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

stopped a couple of times here to get a burger and fries...not super exceptional, but really pretty good..have not tried their other food. Ate dinner at the Bridgeport Inn, and it was just awful..would have been better picking up something here and taking it back to the room!

Thank Vilija K
Auburn, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

We didn't stop in Lee Vining as we headed north on 395 because we thought that there would be more options in Bridgeport. But, as we drove through town we realized that this was not the case. It was the end of the season and many shops were already closed. But, The Barn looked promising and so we stopped. We... More 

Thank Sally D
Santa Barbara, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

After a day of driving on dirt roads exploring the area my husband and I were famished and looking for a place for a late lunch. We each ordered burgers (bacon cheeseburger and Ortega pepperjack) and an order of fries and onion rings. The burgers were fantastic, the onion rings cooked perfectly, but their fries were absolutely the best! Crispy... More 

Thank Jill D
Minden, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Ok, the food isn't too bad, but it is very greasy, and that made us feel guilty about eating it at all.

Thank NevadaHudson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Started getting burgers here 20 years ago. Three day stay in Bridgeport Oct. 2015, So good Wound up getting dinner all three at the barn. Cheese burgers are fabulous, Wife got a crispy chicken wrap that made two meals. Zucchini sticks best I ever had. Everything cooked fresh, prices are very reasonable. Don't let the line stop you...moves fast and... More 

Thank newneed
Astoria oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Nice outdoor area to eat. Burgers are big but not especially as good as it looks. Big bread and lots of tasteless trim. Long wait. We had bacon cheese. Old dairy cow made into buger taste and bacon made up last week sometime.

Thank Journeyman644
Banning, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We have been eating here for many years, and heard they have new management. For sure the food and service tells the story. A lot of items have been removed from there menu, I had ordered a taco, and my wife ordered a cheese burger, the meat in the taco was shredded beef, and didn't taste fresh. As for the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We were on holiday from Australia and Canada. Stopped at The Barn enroute from L.A. to Reno in our red Camaro convertible. Yay! Just what we wanted in a classic American hamburger joint. Great burger, loved the way the patty was placed on top of the lettuce, tomato, red onion. Still have a photo of my burger.

Thank MikeRobbo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Fast Food, Mexican, American
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 395, Bridgeport, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bridgeport
This is an outdoor sandwich shop - walk-up, order window, picnic tables. For that reason it may be seasonal. It's right on the main road through town. The service was friendly and the burgers were very good. The prices were reasonable - about $15.00 for two adults with burgers, fries and drinks. The dining area was clean.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?