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J's Place

2681 Calloway Dr Ste 300, 2681 Calloway Dr Ste 300, 93312, Bakersfield, California, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2620
+1 661-831-8420
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (17 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2681 Calloway Dr Ste 300, 2681 Calloway Dr Ste 300, 93312, Bakersfield, California, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2620
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking forward to returning here after a couple of years. Our food was good, but I remembered it being better than it was. I ordered the Neck Bones. They were tender and tasty but the meat was too sparse, surprisingly so. My wife...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

J's Place is a great place to satisfy your Chicken and Waffle craving! They make some of the best anywhere!! Aside from that, their Fried Catfish, Oxtail, Ribs, and other entrees are also very good!! Highly recommend J's Place in Bako!!

1  Thank ExpoNationals
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We found J's Place while passing through Bakersfield CA. I read the reviews on Trip Advisor and decided to try it for dinner. I had the ribs, they were wonderful! My wife had the catfish, she loved it. Both meals were more than we could...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Good food and friendly service. I love their fried chicken and meatloaf. They have good side dishes too. Their collard greens, Mac and cheese are very good.

Thank Dorothy H
Reviewed July 22, 2018

When I need comfort food, I go to J's and order the best fried chicken i've ever had in my life. This restaurant is a good place to try neck bones as they give you more than you can possibly eat, and their ox tail...More

1  Thank Jana W
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

This is the 3rd time I’ve been here and I’m still not impressed. I really wanted some greens, so we came here. Dad and hubby had red snapper. They really liked it. I had shrimp and greens. The shrimp was good. But the greens! First...More

Thank micaelajara
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Great food and service. You don't find many restaurants serving this kind of food in California. I had fried catfish with red beans and rice and it was delicious. My girlfriend had the meatloaf and it was excellent also (and I am not a big...More

Thank rwagz
Reviewed June 2, 2018

We were visiting in California and arranged to meet my brother (who lives there) in Bakersfield so we could avoid the traffic in Los Angeles. We were in the middle of our vacation and did not remember it was Mother's Day. My brother arrived before...More

Thank Heartlab
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised that all is the same at J’s. Catfish is delicious, love the wings and sides. The peach cobbler amazing. Fast courteous and yummy!

Thank linna62
Reviewed May 3, 2018

The food tastes just like old southern cooking. When I don't want to cook, I know I can be satisfied with the choices I make at J's.

1  Thank patriciafY4788QP
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Jose M
September 27, 2015|
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I don't know. If I remember correctly, they do accept credit cards so I'm sure AmEx should be accepted. Heading there again this year for the holidays. Can't wait! Hope things work out for you and enjoy J's!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2681 Calloway Dr Ste 300, 2681 Calloway Dr Ste 300, 93312, Bakersfield, California, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-831-8420
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