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Joshua Tree

Country Kitchen


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


American, Cafe, Diner, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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All reviews breakfast pancakes chicken fried steak home fries closed tuesdays roadside cafe very friendly service small place new ownership interesting decor hiking in joshua tree palms highway stopped for lunch visitor center jt park throwback
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute little place with a menu that includes Asian flavors. We had stir fried noodles with vegetables. Mine included tofu and my husband ordered his with chicken. Portions were large and the waitress was attentive. Lots of fun to include on a day trip tp...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've had breakfast sandwiches in places from Boston to Seattle to LA to Miami and everywhere in between. the breakfast sandwich at JTCK is the best I have ever had. Stuffed with eggs, bacon and cheese and a slather of mayo, it's one for the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Peter9872014
Reviewed January 4, 2020

We stopped on a busy day in JT - being across the street from the other restaurants meant a shorter line. We were seated quickly (part of 6) and everyone's food was excellent. The pancakes were huge - with big blueberries, a perfect brown crust...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank skarriemonster
Reviewed December 19, 2019

This is gem. The food excellent and the service very good. Very busy little cafe. We have to wait about 25 minutes when we went there around 11 in the morning 19.12.19.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank richardy8888
Reviewed September 8, 2019

We stopped here for provisions before heading in to Joshua Tree. Ordered deli sandwiches to go and they were enormous! Fresh bread, tasty and plentiful fillings! The staff were super friendly and accomodating. The place was packed with locals, so you know it has to...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank eastcoastbb
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

Good, small breakfast place. New ownership is maintaining the good, hearty meals. Need to get there early if you don't want to wait but it's worth it.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Curt L
Reviewed June 1, 2019

After a long morning hike on the trails at Joshua Tree National Park, this was a fantastic food option to fill the built up appetite. The restaurant is conveniently located near the main road outside of the Joshua Tree park entrance which made it easy...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank NSecondDegree
Reviewed May 20, 2019

On May 18/19 my wife and I along with another couple were on our way to Joshua Tree National Park. It was approaching lunch time so we began looking for a café when we spotted the Country Kitchen near the turn off the from the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank shortlg
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

I picked this spot for the convenient location near the Joshua Tree visitor center, and the early start. A great choice! I enjoyed the menu- diverse, and they will customize it. The waitress suggested scrambling an egg into my Angie's Ride when I wondered if...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank deborahf702
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

We had breakfast here..very good food.I think best in town.reasonable prices too.Very small so there may be a wait..

Date of visit: April 2019
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