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“Good breakfast”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Carousel Cafe - CLOSED

Carousel Cafe
Cuisines: American, Diner
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Ottawa, Canada
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135 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
“Good breakfast”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2013

This is a good solid breakfast place to get yourself started for a day in the Joshua Tree park. Very friendly staff and fresh food

Visited March 2013
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128 reviews from our community

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California
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“better than Denny's”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2013

Average greasy spoon. With that said, it was good! No frills, but a hearty meal. Nice that they have "lighter options" as well as egg beaters and egg whites for those watching cholesterol. Decor is dingy, but the service is friendly. Corned beef hash was really good. pancakes really good too. if you need some carbs before a big hike, this is the spot.

Visited March 2013
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Thank amybing
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Sedona
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“A lot of fun”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2013

Mostly chain, quick food restaurants in 29 Palms, but this place was a find. Not haute cuisine, for sure, but good food served with verve by and exceptional waitress.

Visited February 2013
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Thank David J
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Americus, Georgia
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78 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
“The worst restaurant I have EVER been to”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2013

I went to this place because of the reviews on Yelp and Tripadvisor. I was expecting a sort of run-down place with good food. Well, the place is run down...down-right filthy. Foor on the wallpaper, un-bussed tables, and possible the nastiest waitresses who walk the Earth. I'm not kidding. On the way to the bathroom I saw one picking her nose while managing toast in the toaster with the other. She and the sole other waitress we snarking and sniping about how muc they didn't like the customers, and how "they could just wait.." One waitress chased a customer out of the restaurant and tried to grab her camera. (If I had been the customer, I would have called the police) The finale was when the waitress went through a complete diatribe on how much she hated tourists and how the National Park had ruined everything. She never brought my bill, so I tossed a $20 at the unmanned cash register and left. The food looked greasy. I would consider a different place if you want good food without the insults, without the snarking and without the drama.

  • Visited March 2013
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Long Beach, Calif.
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“I like local”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2013

This is a locally run restaurant, not a chain. I only ate breakfast here. The service is good; food is average. I would probably eat here again--there is not much of a selection in Twentynine Palms

Visited March 2013
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