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Buck Owens' Crystal Palace

Open Now: 15:00 - 23:00
Open today: 15:00 - 23:00
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Sunday Brunch

The Sunday brunch is amazing, price wise you get more than what you pay for excellent service and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bakersfield, California
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Come here for the music!

I went to the Crystal Palace for a family dinner (party of 12) midweek. We made a reservation and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bakersfield, California
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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“country music”(81 reviews)
“steak”(31 reviews)
“dance floor”(32 reviews)
Combination, Steakhouse, theater and a museum housing memorabilia spanning Buck Owens' 40 year career in country music.
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2800 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-6314
+1 661-328-7560
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Sunday brunch is amazing, price wise you get more than what you pay for excellent service and food selection.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wsche76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to the Crystal Palace for a family dinner (party of 12) midweek. We made a reservation and were seated immediately upon arrival. The waitress was attentive to our large party, however getting water was a little slow. Now for the food. If I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LukeA1269
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had driven by many times on our way to Yosemite. This time we decided to spend the night and go to the Crystal Palace. We are not particularly country music fans, but thought that this would be a good way to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CAK45
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Good food and good service. We have eaten here many times and have not been disappointed. We were taken here for our 55th. Wedding Anniversary and had a wonderful experience. Give it a try, we think you will like it.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Culture113411
Reviewed 12 December 2018

We went here with our of town friends. We were craving chicken fried steak. I hadn't been here for a couple of years. And I went on and on about how great the chicken fried steak was and how it was so big, it covered...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dorothy H
Reviewed 28 November 2018

You can't beat the saloon, food dancing and museum in this historic building. The atmosphere is awesome and bring the kids too.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

Recently, I took my brother-in-law and his wife to the Crystal Palace for a birthday celebration. To be candid, I am not much of a Country Western Music fan. However, my birthday guest is quite fond of this place. I expected it to be touristy,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mikesesq
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Went with the family. Large portions, excellent steak. The staff were friendly and the museum was a great look at the past for my family who grew up here with Buck, then moved away.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank sharontraff77
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We took my Granddaughter to Sunday Brunch for her 13th birthday, just the girls. I was very impressed with the quality of food, the service was wonderful and the bottomless Mimosa's were a nice surprise. They had an amazing variety of choices and everything was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KymberlyB16
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Great choice of foods and the atmosphere is memorable. Reservations are helpful but not required. The waiters and waitresses were a lot of fun and enjoyed joking with the customer.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank rollins494
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18 August 2018|
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Response from michaelgE5526HU | Reviewed this property |
Adults $25.95/Seniors-$19.95 8-13 $14.95 kids $9.95
4 February 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
15 September 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!