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Mama Roomba

1814 Eye St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4408
+1 661-322-6262
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (16 reviews)
“empanadas” (13 reviews)
“tortilla soup” (7 reviews)
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Caribbean, Spanish, Cuban
$$ - $$$
1814 Eye St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A small restaurant that offers amazing and unusual taste experiences. Order a few dishes to share. Chicken, shrimp and a couple of sides including rice will fill you. The spices are unusual for Bakersfield. Come early or with a reservation because of the few tables.

Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

A must visit. I had the cubano sandwich and it was great. If you are in Bakersfield California you should try.

Thank St G
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Food is served family style. The fried chicken was fantastic however the trip tip was not. The corn and cheese appetizer was excellent and my favorite. It was a little pricey but the service was so good I will go again.

1  Thank justLinda2013
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I recently visited Bakersfield. We had dinner at Mama Roombas restaurant. We had a shrimp dish a chicken dish and sweet potato fries with jalapeño dipping sauce. The food was amazing, the restaurant very homey and we had great service. We really...More

1  Thank LeanneLangan
Reviewed February 10, 2018

My husband and I came here for drinks/appetizers two nights before we got married. It's such a fun memory. The bar is great. Really fun atmosphere, yummy eats, and good service.

Thank teddi331
Reviewed October 26, 2017

We stopped here on our way back from Disneyland. It was featured on D3 (episode 22). We ordered from the tapas menu: shrimp, chicken, fries and squid. The food and service was marvelous. Generous portions. A must stop if you go through Bakersfield. There also...More

1  Thank rfirpo
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Did lunch. Its a small place. Food is quality and service excellent. A bit pricey but worth it. Warm spinach salad sounds unappetizing but is really tasty. Go figure. I wouldnt take my kids here though, you probably need to be a foodie to really...More

Thank Sean E
Reviewed September 10, 2017

A small restaurant in downtown with few tables. The food is good, we ordered the tri tip fried chicken and shrimp order with sauce " I can't remember the name". The tri tip was the best and the fried chicken was a bomb. Our server...More

Thank Hany G
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Based on Guy Fieri's recommendation and a high TA rating, decided to try while driving through Bakersfield. Tried several of the recommended specialities, including Prawns, Empanadas, fried chicken, and Cuban sandwiches. All seemed very authentic, excellent quality! Ended up buying their signature picante sauce. Lots...More

Thank Dadmanly
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

I have always liked the food here, especially the Mama's Latin Fried Chicken and the Corn and Cheese Empanadas, but why I really like the most is the atmosphere. When you walk in you are transported to another place, like a cozy neighborhood big city...More

Thank ahisandwich
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Kimberley P
April 11, 2015|
Response from johntello | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if they give out their recipes. Suggest you call them at (661)3226262
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1814 Eye St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4408
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-322-6262
  • E-mail
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