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Giggling Cactus

2411 W Broadway St, Needles, CA 92363
+1 760-326-2233
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“breakfast” (118 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (8 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2411 W Broadway St, Needles, CA 92363
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Reviewed July 27, 2013

In Needles, CA - two great places to consider (and they are right next door to one another) is the Colorado River Inn (Best Western) and Juicy's River Cafe - both on West Broadway. The hotel is clean and spacious with a great pool for...More

1  Thank Kathleen6224
Reviewed July 22, 2013

Recommended by our motel desk person, who gave us a discount coupon. The smoked brisket omelette was delicious and hearty--more than I usually eat for breakfast. My wife's eggs Benedict were also excellent. Coffee so-so. Service was excellent.

1  Thank ken r
Reviewed July 17, 2013

My family and I were on the end of our trip on Route 66 from Wisconsin to California. Needles was the last place we stayed before we reached our destination. We were road-weary and ready for another average place to eat. But when we got...More

1  Thank Julie T
Reviewed July 15, 2013

My wife and I ate at the restaurant while staying at the best western next door. I had chicken fried steak and it was awesome. My wife had mushrooms off the appetizer menu. Very big servings. We also had desert. Prices were not too bad....More

1  Thank ssheilmn
Reviewed July 13, 2013

Reluctantly went to this place on advice of my son the restaurant research expert and had what he had. Excellent choice. All I can say is this: I don't always eat patty melts, but when I do, I (will always) prefer Juicy's Famous River Cafe....More

1  Thank Brianwhosoever
Reviewed July 12, 2013

We were debating the wisdom of taking Route 66 from Needles because the road appeared treacherous. The proprietor came to our table and asked if he could help. He definitely did... gave us advice (You MUST drive the road, it is the most interesting part...More

1  Thank Anita G
Reviewed July 11, 2013

Best breakfast from Oklahoma to California. Traveling from Okla with my daughter and two grandchildren. On the road for six days eating at several locations across the USA. Juicy's, by far was the best food and Service we've had. Our server was Jenee'. She was...More

Thank Betty E
Reviewed July 6, 2013

Service was excellent, food was served hot and tasty, price was right. My server gave current manager all the credit for the smooth and customer friendly operation. They also have a news stand out front which is a plus for me, I enjoy reading the...More

Thank Steven5959
Reviewed July 1, 2013

Stopped here for lunch on a hot Saturday afternoon & found this to be a desert gem. Fresh and delicious wraps plus homemade potato salad made a perfect lunch. Our server was friendly, sincere & attentive. Also liked he flyers and framed commendations of community...More

Thank lchall
Reviewed June 24, 2013

Recommended for luch from the east side of the Colorado and well worth the extra mile. Everyone in this little cafe' go the extra mile. I believe everyone that worked there including the owner came by to make sure I was enjoying my meal. Stop...More

Thank Deborah S
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December 26, 2015|
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Response from mrsnoteworthy | Reviewed this property |
They were reasonable. I would remember if they were way out of line. It was diner food. Served quickly and hot.
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November 23, 2015|
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Response from sanclemcj | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. They will put you and pup in separate room if weather is not good outside. Our dog laid politely under the table and the server brought him water.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2411 W Broadway St, Needles, CA 92363
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Needles
  • Phone Number: +1 760-326-2233
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