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Food and restaurants in Bakersfield

Top restaurants

Music Venue
“Local Country music hall of fame. Its known for its Sunday brunches, nightly line dancing and live music.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Padre was built in 1928 but recently restored. Enjoy dinner or a drink and walk around our downtown area. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Downtown fine dining with a beautiful outdoor eating area. A wonderful night out with your special person. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cafe
“If you like, good ole fashioned breakfast, at an iconic diner, this is the place to go!!! Probably the best biscuits and gravy you’ll ever eat! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Locally owned family Italian restaurant in the heart of downtown Bakersfield. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Family-friendly Caribbean tapas, rum drinks & sangria in a cozy, colorful space with string lights.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Liquor Store
“One of Bakersfield's oldest restaruants, family owned for more than 110 years. In Old Town Kern, historic part of downtown. Incredible food specials, pasta, steaks and drinks. A Bakersfield must stop. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Reasonable buffet. Salad bar, American &Mexican (fried chicken, roast beef, Mexican rice, beans...). A lot of desert. No Alcohol. ”
  • 3 locals recommend

Cafes

Cafe
“If you want fresh and hip then here you go! We love coming here for the vibe, food, and beverages. This is a rustic cafe serving craft coffee drinks with all-day breakfast & lunch fare, beer & wine. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Cafe
“If you like, good ole fashioned breakfast, at an iconic diner, this is the place to go!!! Probably the best biscuits and gravy you’ll ever eat! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Bakersfield's newest burger spot--Set inside a recently renovated turning of the 19th century bank building. Creative menu, lively bar and lavish deserts. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“It's a little gritty, but the coffee is great. They also serve a few beers on tap. Filled with artsy locals, and free wifi, it's a nice place to get a feel for downtown. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“The crepes are awesome! There is a variety from meat meal to dessert variety. You can sit outside in a tiny courtyard if you prefer.”
  • 1 local recommends
Coffee Shop
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
  • 2 locals recommend
Brewery
“Multiple locations but the brewery is our favorite (tours available). Also serves food. Try the Zeus Imperial IPA. ”
  • 2 locals recommend

Bakeries

Grocery or Supermarket
“ A little further than Albertsons, but with a little better selection. Starbucks inside, if you need caffeine while you grocery shop. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“It's a little gritty, but the coffee is great. They also serve a few beers on tap. Filled with artsy locals, and free wifi, it's a nice place to get a feel for downtown. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Bagel Shop
“Great breakfast, casual order at the bar and eat at your table or take with. More than bagels....”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
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