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Crazy Otto's Diner - Ave I

1228 W. Avenue I, Lancaster, CA 93534
+1 661-940-9177
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
1228 W. Avenue I, Lancaster, CA 93534
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing service! Best hotcakes! Wonderful atmosphere! Proportions are at its best. Makes me always looking forward to go there again!

Thank Jasmine J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely loved this place! Great food & big portions. Wait staff are friendly & service was fast. We were seated quickly, beverages ordered and brought promptly, check was brought 2 minutes after our order so when we were ready to go there wasn't any sitting...More

Thank marros1960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a quick dinner. My friend wanted a burger. I order the avocado burger wrapped in lettuce, cooked medium. My friend ordered a regular cheeseburger. My burger was overcooked a bit and dry. The inside of the restaurant had a nostalgic feel with...More

Thank Erika D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have you ever seen one of those travel shows where they go to these east coast diners and sample the food. Crazy Otto's has that vibe. I come here mostly for the breakfasts. The portions are huge but the quality of the food is what...More

Thank Cesar J
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The place was decorated in a very entertaining way. The waitress was great. Sadly, the food was not. The portions are huge, but the food just wasn't good. We tried a sandwich, an omelette, and some lasagna. All were mediocre at best.

Thank CLC48
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Get in the huge portions the great deals and the food is always great along with the service...Buy a ball cap and get your discounts...blow the whistle on your birthday ...Great place my family just loves! Take a BIG appetite.

Thank Melody H
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped by here for lunch. Astounding big portions, if I return will see if junior size is available Had chicken fried steak with gravy with biscuits n gravy . Served hot and tasty, gravy had extras like meat in it also. Sandwich was half size...More

Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

$5.00 steak night. Nice sized steak and baked potato. Fixed perfectly, juicy and tender.Waitresses on top of the extras. Butter, sour cream refills on drinks

Thank Denice S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have gone to this location off and on for over 20 years.We have always had good service and a great meal,back to the portions you could either share with each other or both get a meal and take the leftovers for another meal.

Thank Armand S
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This place is awesome and there's a nice story behind it, I dare you to try and find out. The ambiance is cozy and it feels like home, the decor, pretty rustic in a nice way. The food... Exceptional. I had the French Toast but...More

Thank Jose Luis G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1228 W. Avenue I, Lancaster, CA 93534
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 661-940-9177
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Our 6,000 square foot restaurant proudly serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. We are open daily and take-out is available. Our portions are huge and our service is fantastic. Our private banquet room is available for large parties or groups. Reservations are required for the banquet room. We have plenty of parking and wifi of course. We have been named Best Breakfast in the Antelope Valley 15 years! Come on by and see us. You won't be disappointed.