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Country Kitchen

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61768 29 Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA 92252-2301
+1 760-366-8988
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06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten at this restaurant several times before, but it has a new owner, Sarah. The service is excellent, and the food is still top notch. I would consider this restaurant a local hole in the wall. I noticed that a lot of the diners are either locals, or visitors to Joshua Tree National Park. Interesting conversation can be... More 

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Thank Steve B
Bergamo, Italy
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126 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped at Country Kitchen after visiting the Joshua Tree NP. The restaurant is just at the crossing of the JT visitor center, a small place on the corner. Unfortunate some dishes weren't available but the fired noodle were gorgeous! Worth to try!

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Thank Massimiliano L
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had breakfast here and it was very good. My wife had a breakfast burrito, which was big and juicy and good for $7.25. I had eggs over easy with home fries and sausage patties and it was excellent. The owner served us and let us know that she would be adding to the menu with a few Asian style... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Only open until 3PM but can get breakfast until then, which is great if you're not a morning person! A little greasy sometimes, but the atmosphere, and blueberry pancakes worth the wait!

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Thank J1420SPcarolh
Los Angeles, California
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I have been here twice and will stop here every time I go out that way.. I live in L.A. and drive to 29 Palms about 4 times a year..Its a very small restaurant with about 6 small tables..I had a breakfast and a lunch there and it was very home style cooking. Very nice people there..What was funny was,... More 

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Thank Jeffrey F
Snohomish, Washington
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The place was like going to my grandmother's kitchen for breakfast. Food was good, loved the homemade salsa. The interior needs a good cleaning, just like granny's house, where she never throws anything out!

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Thank SnohoGal
Thousand Oaks, California
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Great place and the chocolate chip pancakes are to die for. Family friendly and great diner food. You won't go away hungry. Definitely a place to eat.

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Thank Gerald S
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Not only was the food very good (filling portions and delicious), the Country Kitchen is a small, intimate room with 'mom-like' service and care. Go here rather than any other breakfast place.

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Thank Ron J
Los Osos, California, United States
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

The owners are wonderful and tons of fun. Breakfast all day. Excellent food. Beware of their salsa. Hot and molten flesh. Lol. Closed Tuesdays.

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Thank Kerry S
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

After rising at 4am to drive out to Joshua tree and see the sunrise we headed to Country Kitchen for breakfast. This place is exactly what I was told it was - like somebody's actual kitchen you've been invited into for a home cooked meal. The lady serving us was very sweet and kept the coffee flowing (nice and strong... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61768 29 Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA 92252-2301
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Joshua Tree
  • Phone Number: +1 760-366-8988

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?