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Bernardino's Restaurant

6601 W Inyokern Rd, Inyokern, CA 93527
+1 760-377-4012
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
“burrito” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Mexican
££ - £££
6601 W Inyokern Rd, Inyokern, CA 93527
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

If your passing by make sure to stop!! This place is great. Service was top notch! Don't be afraid to pull into this little town.!

Thank Chad W
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A late departure from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes had us searching for a place to eat in the middle of the Mojave Desert, as we were still quite some ways to the "usual" stops along US 395. ( which are in Olancha, Lone Pine,...More

Thank A5404JFdavidb
Reviewed 2 January 2017

After spending the night near Death Valley, we went here for breakfast, as it seemed to be the only decent option for miles around in this beautiful yet isolated part of Southern California. My timid teenager had plain old bacon and eggs from the "American"...More

Thank MrsPine
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Was reading the Swap Sheet, a rarity for me, and saw the ad for the Friday Night Prime Rib Buffet. Since I'm married to the meat and potatoes queen of north-central Montana, I knew this would get me some brownie points, so we headed there....More

1  Thank ChinaLake1
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I ordered the "American" breakfast and it tasted of Mexican spices/corn meal. The Mexican breakfast, on the other hand, was authentic and delicious and made from scratch.

Thank SylRickTraveler
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Had the breakfast buffet. Tasted great, with lots of choice of foods to eat! Perfect spot to go after being in the backcountry for two weeks!

Thank Annette J
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This restaurant is in an older building in Inyokern CA. The food is very good-with great portions. The service is very good. They are always friendly.

Thank chinalake
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This was a great stop. We were on our way to Death Valley that day. This is a small town and so you will not fit in, but we still felt welcome eating here.

Thank ThreeWiseMen1998
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We had been driving for some time without seeing any likely possible eating stops, when we saw this place in the unlikely town of Inyokern. We stopped with no great expectations except to have coffee and use the rest rooms. But what a surprise a...More

Thank Spwells2002
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We were hungry (9AM), nearly lost (had very little idea where Inyokern was), and ready to reconnoiter. Then here was Bernardino's, which we gather is a local favorite, but then the options are limited. Most of the day, this is a Mexican food/buffet style restaurant,...More

Thank nelson k
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Claudia F
What days of the week are you open? Hours? Thanks
28 August 2016|
Response from Laura D | Reviewed this property |
The Ridgecrest & Inyokern restaurants are open Monday through Saturday 7 to 7 and Inyokern is also open Sunday for breakfast & lunch till 2. I do not know the Lancaster restaurant hours, but they are likely very similar. I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6601 W Inyokern Rd, Inyokern, CA 93527
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Inyokern
  • Phone Number: +1 760-377-4012
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