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1532 Cruickshank Dr, El Centro, CA 92243-1606
+1 760-336-0227
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

When you first walk in it looks like a fast food restaurant. And the menu is kind of fast foodie. But the food overall was very fresh and very good. I definitely plan on coming there again it was a good place to stop for lunch. Oh and it's close to the freeway.

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Thank RoninJB
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I went there today alone for a late lunch. When I walked into the restaurant the staff was congregated around the register where you place and pay for your order. They were talking and laughing so loudly I couldn't hear what the young lady taking my order was saying. As she was taking my order the manager came up to... More 

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Thank Victoria D
Yuma, Arizona
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107 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Friend and I looked on TripAdvisor and found the Farmer Boys in El Centro. We went there for dinner on our way to Arizona. The hamburgers are excellent. My friend had fish and chips and they were also great. It is several blocks off I-8 Imperial off ramp. At the corner of Cruickshank. Recommended fast food type food service. Very... More 

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Thank DRO O
Mexicali, Mexico
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Burgers cooked to order and better than the big chains. Fries are good, too (second only to Five Guys). Salads are huge and tasty. Servers bring your order to your table. Friendly service. All-in-all, a good value. Oh, and if this makes any difference, while most burger chains serve Coca Cola products, Farmer Boys serves Pepsi products.

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Thank John D
El Centro, CA
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The food is outstanding for the type of restaurant. I especially like the optional vegetables as well as French Fires. I've also have had their salads -ample amount and fresh greens.

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Thank rfragale
DC
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233 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

This store is like a cross between a Cracker Barrel (country-style decor) and a Culvers (good burgers and sides). The salads are HUGE by fast food standards, and you get lots of toppings and meat for the money. The husband loved the 1/3 lb burger, and the thousand island dressing (usually discarded by the hubs) was devoured. Not a cheap... More 

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Thank Miranda S
san francisco, United States
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

The best of the best for hamburgers. More than Macs and in n out but well worth it. All items cooked to order. Good quality and service

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Thank Duane B
Alpine, California
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259 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

We stopped here as a rest stop on our road trip. It was full of diners so we figured it was good. The staff was very friendly and our orders taken quickly. The young man that brought it to our table was very upbeat and a great representative of the diner! The food was very fresh and delicious, maybe a... More 

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Thank 10ringtraveler
El Centro, California
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107 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2015

For lunch, Farmer Boys in El Centro is an excellent choice, especially if you have a short time and have to get back to work. The place is always busy, mainly because the service is good and the food is a great value. We happen to enjoy the Cobb Salad, which is such a large portion, that we share it... More 

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Thank sailandtravel
Columbia, Missouri
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671 reviews
382 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 373 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2015

We saw a billboard for Farmer Boys as we were looking for breakfast--thought it would be a non-chain, local, lots of pick-up trucks in the lot kind of place. It isn't. It is a chain in a mall parking lot. Layout strongly reminded me of Kentucky Fried Chicken. Ordering is at the counter, customer is given plastic number to put... More 

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Thank Edge W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Fast food, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
05:00 - 23:00
Monday
05:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
05:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
05:00 - 23:00
Thursday
05:00 - 23:00
Friday
05:00 - 23:00
Saturday
05:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1532 Cruickshank Dr, El Centro, CA 92243-1606
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  El Centro
  • Phone Number: +1 760-336-0227

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