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Cheryl's Diner

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American, Diner
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11030 Kernville Rd, Kernville, CA 93238-9765
760-376-6131
Today
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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LA Area
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good, got all of our orders correct and did a great job of feeding a group of 17 and getting us out to the river quickly.

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Thank EvanDicker
Bakersfield, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place in town!! Friendly service, home cooked food. We love to visit this place when we're in town, blueberry pancakes and their Friday night all you can eat fish is the best!!

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Thank sarasmith24
Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have been to Cheryl's diner once before and the food was great, so this time, we brought friends. Cheryl's diner did not disappoint. I think everyone got a hamburger, and we all enjoyed it. If your in Kernville, this is the place to stop for a bite.

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Thank cherbear1960
Stockton, CA
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106 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is very conveniently located next to where we were staying. The food is really good and they'll cook your eggs to order. It's a busy spot and the service can be a little slow at times, but if you go with that in mind, you'll enjoy your meal that much more. Owned by a family and staff are all... More 

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Thank WanaBinHawaii
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Speedy service, great breakfast options and good sized portions. Everyone found something that met their needs and the coffee was great too!

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Thank Nicola W
Iowa
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered hot beef sandwich and the gravy tasted like it was canned or instant. Ordered lemon meringue pie, but the same thing...canned:-( Try somewhere else

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Thank Paula K
Malibu, CA
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101 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a men's retreat with our church and wanted hearty breakfast. Cheryl's was perfect . Had eggs Benedict ; just great. Biscuits and gravy too ...yum. Came back next day for blueberry pancakes with eggs and sausage patty. You will not leave hungry.

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Thank JimboMalibu_CA
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice little diner with a homey feel and friendly staff. Good parking and accessible to the rest of Kernville.

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Thank Sherry W
Los Angeles, California
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Good if you in a hurry. Not the greatest food. Place was a little noisy. Michelle the waitress was great .Very efficient. I would say a little overpriced for what you get

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Thank Scubaluvr
Oceanside, California
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232 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We went in with a group of 9 after a mountain bike ride and everybody thought the food was okay but nothing special and the prices were definitely on the high side. One guy who had the "all you can eat spaghetti" liked his food the most. Our server was very polite but service was s-l-o-w!!! To be honest, I... More 

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Thank Mike S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11030 Kernville Rd, Kernville, CA 93238-9765
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Kernville
  • Phone Number: 760-376-6131

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