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Buck Owens' Crystal Palace

Closed Now: 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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An amazing experience!

What a great experience this was. To visit the Crystal Palace was something I had wanted to do for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nice venue

Nice venue Very nice atmosphere great place to see a concert up close and personal only downside is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bakersfield, California
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  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“country music”(77 reviews)
“steak”(27 reviews)
“dance floor”(30 reviews)
Combination, Steakhouse, theater and a museum housing memorabilia spanning Buck Owens' 40 year career in country music.
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Hours Today: 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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2800 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-6314
+1 661-328-7560
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great experience this was. To visit the Crystal Palace was something I had wanted to do for a very long time. Having seen Buck Owens live in Liverpool way back in 1969 I had wanted to visit Bakersfield to see where Buck lived...More

2  Thank ApplemanWarrington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice venue Very nice atmosphere great place to see a concert up close and personal only downside is in my opinion I think the drinks and the beers are a little pricey but really not a bad seat in the house in the country music...More

1  Thank ROBERTD826
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were meeting some friends from Visalia and they suggested this place to us. The Place was very easy to find and as expected was of a western cowboy theme. The entrance was a little mysterious to us because there were lots of exterior doors....More

1  Thank Honeybunny96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us went on a Tuesday night and had a great time. Live music with some old timers included in the band - loved the steel guitar! Food is pricey for what you get... understandable considering that the band has to make a...More

1  Thank sbuxgrrl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best atmosphere with photos all over the walls. If you're a country music fan this is a must see.

Thank lkhosch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great for adults evening and dancing,many historical items to check out,pictures of Buck Owens with people like Elvis Presley,Merle Haggard an more country western artist

Thank palmerjhiii
Reviewed August 3, 2018

I dined here while Buck was still alive, but never attended just a concert. My understanding from others is that the food has gone down hill, but I have no first hand knowledge as we did not eat on this occasion. The "museum" which surrounds...More

Thank bin2oz
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

A super fun place. Lots of local music history, good, friendly service and great entertainment choices. All seats appear to be pretty good for shows too.

Thank Sabrina A
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Love Buck Owens music and wanted to see the memorabilia. We could only get in on Sunday for brunch. The website said the were open till 5pm. We called to make a reservation for 1:30. The lady said they close a 1pm. So we go...More

Thank danandleona
Reviewed June 20, 2018

First is the atmosphere. You need hours to just see all the memorabilia on the walls and displays. So much country music history. We were there on a Friday night and the (Buck Owens) Buckaroos played old country. Then the band Stampede came on. WOW...More

1  Thank Maryjo S
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August 18, 2018|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
Adults $25.95/Seniors-$19.95 8-13 $14.95 kids $9.95
February 4, 2018|
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Response from 332Gail | Reviewed this property |
The museum is really just glass cases with memorabilia enclosed. The glass cases surround the interior of the combination restaurant/music venue. If you really want to look at everything it takes about an hour. It’s really... More
September 15, 2017|
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Response from bkw4jesus | Reviewed this property |
My strong hunch is that they are not open on Thanksgiving Day. However, I would call them directly to be sure, and to ask about a special holiday menu. Good luck!