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Jenny's Cafe - CLOSED

246 S Edwards St, Highway 395, Independence, CA 93526-1700
+1 760-878-2266
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
May 19, 2016
“Quiet and friendly”
May 1, 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
246 S Edwards St, Highway 395, Independence, CA 93526-1700
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21 - 30 of 62 reviews

Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

First of all let me say that this review is from August 2012. We had a wonderful breakfast here...country fried steak, home fries, and eggs over easy. Service was fine then. No complaints but that was two years ago.

Thank Beth H
Reviewed August 4, 2014

The skinny: Parking- dirt lot on side of restaurant Decor- country farmhouse Bathroom- like a gas station Coke Factor- Pepsi products Service- questionable We came here on our way back from Mammoth. I really wanted to try the Still Life Cafe but it was closed...More

1  Thank melobeam
Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Only 1 waitress at Jenny's on the house 4th of July. We seemed to be a bother when we asked about baked goods, but she rattled them off and was happy we made a quick decision. The blueberry scone was very undercooked, the cherry pie...More

3  Thank Mike G
Reviewed June 30, 2014

There were 6 in our group. Everyone enjoyed their breakfast. The breakfast burrito was outstanding. I love sausage and their Sausage was one of the best I've had. Jenny actually served us. It's located in the old mason lodge -- it's always fun to be...More

Thank pcthikes
Reviewed June 27, 2014

Jennys is only open for breakfast & lunch. The portions and selections were amazing. We had the chicken fried steak and eggs and it was fantastic. The value for the food for a PCT hiker is great! It was like having 2 meals in one!...More

Thank Carol Z
Reviewed June 9, 2014

Two friends and I stopped by Jenny's Cafe after a weekend of fishing near Big Pine. My family and I have eaten breakfast here on a couple of occasions and found the food good, especially the coffee. Well, we arrived on a Sunday morning and...More

2  Thank Nipton501
Reviewed April 20, 2014

Jenny's is our current favorite lunch stop on US 395 between LA and Mammoth. They serve possibly the best BLT in the eastern Sierra. Grilled ham and cheese had hunks of ham cut off a real ham, not thin-sliced packaged ham. Everything home cooked and...More

Thank Catwoman001
Reviewed February 3, 2014

My wife, daughter and I recently stopped in Jenny's Cafe on the way home from Mammoth and had a terrific meal, some nice conversation with the owner and even learned a bit of history about the building too (it's the home of the local Freemasons),...More

1  Thank TomM6
Reviewed January 22, 2014

We travel US 395 more often than we would like but the one high point is stopping in Independence to have a meal at jenny's. Breakfasts have been very good, lunch is good just whatever your order (I'm a burger guy but love her fish...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed October 28, 2013

I wanted to grab a coffee and something to eat to go, so I popped into Jenny's just before 1 PM on a Sunday. The sign said they were open until 2. I told the waitress I needed to order to-go and asked to see...More

2  Thank Satisfaction7
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 S Edwards St, Highway 395, Independence, CA 93526-1700
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 760-878-2266
New cafe/restaurant opened in July 2010. went there on 8th August. Best affordable diner/restaurant in Independence. Very friendly and huge portions! Please list so I can review as it is great to publicise new finds. Phil
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