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Kern River Brewing Company

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13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
+1 760-376-2337
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“waffle fries” (21 reviews)
“burgers” (31 reviews)
“sampler” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Passing thru and a cold craft beer sounded good. Like this place, and their beer. Met some nice locals (seems like we always do when drinking) had had a great evening. They have 2 locations rite next to each other....the new place and the original....More

Thank JFC63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at the new addition or backyard as they call it. Service was pretty pretty slow. Their efforts at a more eclectic menu fall short of their goal. Definitely recommend the beer and the ambience of the location, however I would skip the food...More

Thank Chip A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food, good service. I really recommend it and the view from the patio was amazing! The burgers were cooked perfect and the waffle fries were great

Thank D W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here as we were staying at the motel next door. The place was fairly busy and noisey and seems popular with the locals, but they were still able to seat us straight away. The service was friendly and the food was good....More

Thank JJ_McClure
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We got here late after a long drive on the recommendation of our motel. I am so glad we did. Our experience started with our host, Kevin who was charming, friendly and efficient. This continued with a beer that was wonderful and food that was...More

Thank rogergray1965
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited as a family and had a variety of dishes. Hamburgers were excellent, as was the calamari apetizer. It is busy, but the seven of us got in without problems. Dining is inside, outside, and in the brewery about 150 feet behind the restaurant,...More

Thank mkvowner
Reviewed September 8, 2017

The food is good and servings a nice size. The garlic fries are great! No long waits and a large "backyard " additional room with a larger menu and room for groups. Great for walk ins at lunch but pretty packed at dinner and hard...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed September 5, 2017

We went to KRBC twice over Labor Day weekend. Both times we were at Backyard. Really good menu (the upper KRBC has a more limited menu) and awesome choice of some tasty beer. We love our craft beer and KRBC did not disappoint. Such a...More

Thank 836jane
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Went here on an over night stay on our way to Lake Isabella for a rafting trip with Kern River Tours.. I was so glad that my hotel recommend this place. The food was amazing.

Thank zepplingirl21
Reviewed August 11, 2017

We headed up this way for a drive to get away from the heat. I had checked out TripAdvisor to see what was recommended and this one looked good. Although it was pretty busy we didn't have to wait for a table and had our...More

Thank marros1960
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $10
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Kernville
  • Phone Number: +1 760-376-2337
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