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California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner

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Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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Voted “Business of the Year” 2011 by Kennesaw Business Association, California Dreaming is committed to extending hospitality beyond the restaurant and into the Kennesaw community. Dine on giant-sized fare like “fall-off-the-bone” baby back ribs, slow-cooked Prime Rib and the California Dreaming Salad – loaded with ham, turkey, cheddar and jack cheeses, eggs, tomatoes, almonds, topped with ham and bacon. Featuring large party carry-out and catering; covered patio dining with TV’s; and late night bar bites.
$5 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Bar
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Reservations
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Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

Wings were unsauced and nasty,burger unseasoned,shrimp were weird.Drinks were ok.Server was ok,but was more interested in talking to her bf at the bar

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Reviewthis87
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

We hit California Dreaming on a Saturday night around 8:30. Not very busy. Slow to be waited on and slow getting our food. Menu is rather limited. Worst of all was the noise level. The chatter was just echoing off the walls, making conversation difficult...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank SudieQue
CentraArchy-Rest, Guest Relations Manager at California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2019

Hi SudieQue, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent dining experience at California Dreaming in Kennesaw. We’re so appreciative of your feedback and are truly sorry to hear that your meal did not meet your expectations. We’d jump at...More

Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Busy but an average restaurant From order capturing to order serving can be improved Staff seems enthusiastic but seems inexperienced

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Sanjeev307
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Wife and I had set out for a pizza joint that apparently used to be in this same shopping mall but has left the building. So we stopped in here instead. Glad we did. I got the she-crab soup that tasted just like the soup...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank HerrP
Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

She crab soup..... great. House salad with hot mustard N bacon .... outstanding. Big crowd but loud. Waitress was outstanding. Love the onion ring loaf.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 93saml
Reviewed March 10, 2019

Portions are HUGE and food is very good. Service was a little on the slow side. We each ordered different meals, plus one to take away. No one was disappointed and everyone had left overs to carry home.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank marydashlee1946
Reviewed January 16, 2019

I had Ribs and loaded potato! It was good, but a little cold. Great service. Alcoholic beverages could use a little more alcohol too. My drink tasted like koolaid. Overall, great meal.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Thanks Gregorio! I'm in love with the She crab soup again because this bowl was perfect! Alicia always makes sure our "large family" doesn't overwhelm our server.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Momma-Smith2014
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I frequent this restaurant for lunch because it's convenient to my office. It consistently offers good service and great food. The She-Crab soup is fabulous. The Hot Vegetable Salad is a favorite entree.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank mctp2017
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Such a lovely restaurant. Food was delicious. Prime rib was tasty, tender. Sides were good. Peel shrimp were tasty. Service was great. The Manager came over several times to check on us. Our server was excellent. Polite, courteous. We were driving thru. Our hotel suggested...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Judyb19
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