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John's Place

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Diner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place for home town food! Super nice value too. Great homestyle food for great prices. We had breakfast and dinner there. Good portions of food and deals each day! Delish!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nickbranch2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like their $8 hamburger special: hamburger, drink, and choice of either French fries, onion rings, or zucchini fries. Goo and fills you up! Great price for a entire meal.👍🏻

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank blairsrus1
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

On my way to JoshuaTree National Park, and saw lots of cars here stopped lunch and got an excellant diner style meal, most folks were eating either the large hamburger or breakfast plates..both looked good.. but I went with chicken fajitas plate and glad I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank traveling_Ge0rge
Reviewed August 12, 2018

The daily specials hit the spot after a hard day training in the desert. Great homemade food that is filing and affordable. If you are forced to visit Twentynine Palms ... this is a a true gem if you are living on per diem.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Anthony1124
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Really good food and a lot of it.. Great diner feel .. Have tried a bunch of dishes and all have been good

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank eternalflame13
Reviewed July 20, 2018

John's Place is a classic, no frills American diner: Great food and excellent food, with unlimited coffee. Serving all day, we found it great for meals at any time.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank staffie2001uk
Reviewed July 4, 2018

I ate dinner here recently on a weekday evening. It's a diner, with a good range of burgers and Mexican food on the menu, at reasonable prices. Service is friendly and efficient.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank WorldTraveller1313
Reviewed June 23, 2018

You want a diner? This is what you’re looking for. Basic diner vibe all the way. The food is standard diner fare too. I found the place was pretty noisy. With hard-surfaced walls it was possible to hear conversations on the other side of the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Glen K
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Seems to be a locals favorite since a lot of the other customers knew each other. Nothing fancy inside, but that was just fine. I got there around 5:30 PM on a Thursday and by 6 PM a line had formed out the door. They...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank graybeard60
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Very friendly place. Can order take out up front or seating for in house meals. Staff very professional and caring. Gave helpful tips on the differences between entrees. Very helpful in making choices. Very was sufficient quantity and very good. Just like the old days...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jere R
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