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John's Place

56249 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2857
+1 760-365-0144
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“burgers” (20 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
“turkey dinner” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Diner
56249 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2857
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had cheeseburgers for dinner and returned for breakfast. Great value, clean dining room, good service, and well located.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'd been a John's Place devotee since 1993. It was a great local, casual 'greasy spoon' with a great menu. The menu hasn't changed much, but the quality and large portions are gone. With every renovation, the prices have increased, while the simple goodness went...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Place is great and was packed. Everything looks yummy. Had a blue cheese burger and I wasn’t disappointed.

Thank Adriana S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My meal was enormous, and delicious! The House Omlette was loaded with veggies, bacon, cheese - I have had smaller four egg dishes. It was excellent, too, and avaluable all day. Mine came with biscuit and house fries on the side. Besides all kinds of...More

Thank Deborah F
Reviewed January 6, 2018

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. we were looking for a good burger joint in the area. Its definitely nothing fancy, but our food was hot,fresh & the fried zucchini were delicious. We ordered burgers, veggies burgers, fries & zucchini. We weren't disappointed. Prices...More

Thank ewright2013
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Everything was great, the menu has a a lot to choose from. Everything was great. The service was great and the placed was packed and everything was served in a timely manner

Thank TonyROKN4M
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a bite after hiking in Joshua Tree NP. It’s conveniently located just on the route 62. Had their special: $8 burger with fries. Have to say the burger was very tasty, their house sauce gave it a unique taste. Definitely worth stopping here....More

Thank Owieca
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

We had the Minestrone Soup and Chef Salad. The soup was flavorful and full of veggies, beans and pasta bits. The salad had lots of meat, cheese, and nice (not iceberg) lettuce. All for under $20, with tip.

Thank Jan F
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Visiting our grandson at marine base, we chose to eat at John's Place. We had all together ordered a BLT with fries, grilled chicken sandwich and chicken burrito with beans and rice with a salad. Salad was excellent!! The burrito was huge and okay. I...More

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed November 10, 2017

You can always count on the quality of the food. Suggest going during off hours as John's is very popular and it can be difficult to get a table. Of course, you can always get food to go.

Thank Maxine F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56249 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2857
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Yucca Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 760-365-0144
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