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Bushfire Kitchen - Temecula

40665 Winchester Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-5509
+1 951-296-0190
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tri tip” (17 reviews)
“grilled veggies” (11 reviews)
“lamb curry” (4 reviews)
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American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40665 Winchester Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-5509
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bushfire in Temecula is quickly becoming one of our top five places to go. They make great stuff here. The veggie sides are fantastic. Last time we went I just had four sides of veggies as a meal. They have good craft beer, good...More

Thank SGPG1985
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There's not nearly enough room inside, and heaters outside aren't aimed at all tables. The food was quite flavorful, but wasn't very warm when brought to our table. So...it was cold within just a few minutes, which was rather disappointing. Staff was pleasant, and prices...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food without the worries of extra calories being added to your meal. Organic and local. Excellent option that satisfies all taste buds

Thank LinchyTica
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Not my first trip here.....showed up about an hour before closing time and the placed was bombarded with people like me thinking things would be slow. Ordered chicken and ribs; unfortunately the chicken was still cooking and didn't come out with everything else we ordered....More

Thank David S
Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

Everything was very good, helpful staff. No complaints, I would go back again. You can view the food your choosing before ordering.

Thank Roykidd
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Amazing food. Our 2nd visit and we can't wait to return. The sweet potato fries are the best ever. The Bushfire hamburger was top notch. The Bbq brisket sandwich was really good. Many tempting salad choices. The bacon on the million dollar BLT was over...More

Thank T5445LOchristines
Clive B, Owner at Bushfire Kitchen - Temecula, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave this great review! I’m happy to hear you had a great meal and experience. Looking forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed November 8, 2017

Three of us had dinner at 5:00pm on a Sunday. Seating inside and out but only room for 16 inside. You order at the cash register and your meal is brought to your table. Many people in and out for carryout. This restaurant was clean,...More

Thank Jim K
Clive B, Owner at Bushfire Kitchen - Temecula, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Hi Jim, thank you for taking the time to leave this great review! I’m happy to hear you had a great meal and experience with your wife and friend. Looking forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

They serve just a few dishes which are made fresh daily. They offer free range organic chicken which is delicious. Also the grilled vegetables are a must. For a chicken breast over mash with vegetables and a dip it is only $8.95.

Thank Creativesensations
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Incredibly edible lunch at this sweet hidden gem: BBQ pulled pork rice bowl with grilled sweet potatoes as a "topping". Very cheery staff with ever smiling service. Most excellent, check it out. I'll be back!

Thank gordon D
Clive B, Owner at Bushfire Kitchen - Temecula, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2017

Gordon, thank you for this fantastic review! We work hard to provide excellent customer service with a great staff. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your BBQ Pulled Pork rice bowl. Your review is truly appreciated and we hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Real food; and really tasty food. I had the carnitas bowl with a side of the seasonal mixed greens salad. My husband had the Bushfire Special sandwich, which was tri-tip. He had a side of fries. I really enjoyed the carnitas bowl. I chose a...More

Thank Rebecca H
Clive B, Owner at Bushfire Kitchen - Temecula, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Hi Rebecca, thank you for the great review. I am thrilled that you and your husband loved your meals. I'm glad you have found us and hope you will be back soon!

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Sue B
December 9, 2017|
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Response from gordon D | Reviewed this property |
Order at the counter, they deliver to your table.
Kim R
September 12, 2017|
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Response from Clive B | Property representative |
Hi Kim, the outdoor patio is dog friendly. Hope to see you and your pup soon!
Matthew D
July 6, 2015|
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Response from Sally B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is probably seating for 20-30 at this location.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40665 Winchester Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-5509
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-296-0190
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We are a local family owned and operated restaurant. Our mission is to provide meals using top shelf ingredients at an affordable price to local neighborhoods. Bushfire Kitchen offers counter service (instead of wait service) in order to offer high quality food at a fraction of the price. Just about everything we serve is made at Bushfire Kitchen from scratch to ensure quality, control and freshness, just like you would do at home if you had the time. We strive to contribute to your healthy lifestyle by providing slow food served fast; cooked simply with bold flavors.
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