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The Mark

1623 19th St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4310
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good27%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (18 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
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1623 19th St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4310
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

The food is delicious, there is a great drink selection, and the atmosphere is great. I'd definitely recommend this for a last minute outing, or for a special event like rehearsal dinner.

Thank teddi331
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I went with friends for drinks and music. Service was friendly but totally missed "the mark." It took quite a while to get a wine menu, and then quite a while longer to actually get drinks -- about 45 minutes altogether. The waiter never did...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

My first visit to The Mark. The menu was short but as we found, very good. They do not serve a huge variety of food but what I saw was very very good. I had the salmon which was cooked just perfect. I will return...More

Thank 614dwayneh
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Based upon what I'd read in TripAdvisor, a recommendation from the front desk of my hotel, and the fact I am staying in the downtown area, I chose The Mark for dinner. For a middle of the week evening, the place was hoping! The bar...More

1  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We usually like to have one nice (expensive) meal when we travel and chose this place to be it, but unfortunately, it was not the best decision. Service was good, as was the steak but the pasta was only so and so. Service was good,...More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Reservations were made for a birthday dinner. Took over an hour for the food to arrive, and two pieces of salmon were forgotten and had to be brought out late. The menu is limited and pricey. Wine menu was fantastic, and good wine was indeed...More

Thank colleen d
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Had 10 days in Bakersfield so made the rounds of restaurants around the Padre. Went to The Mark for a steak dinner. The service was indifferent and while decent the food was nothing remarkable. Much more interesting places to go in the neighborhood.

Thank RobAxe
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We recently went here on a Saturday night with friends, and really enjoyed ourselves. First off, if your looking to save a buck, this is not your place! Prices are high, but the food was excellent. I had the large filet, and it was great!...More

Thank cold1za
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This was a great night. Probably too much wine but what a list. I even found a great Bordeaux on their list as well. Service was top notch and food was delicious. Would definitely recommend and it was easy to get back to my hotel...More

Thank markafterdark50
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The Mark is a beautiful restaurant with great ambiance. Unfortunately, the service and food did not match the premium prices being asked for the food. Our server it seemed was only capable of doing one thing at a time. She would forget items that were...More

Thank Justin L
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Cody S
12 May 2017|
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Response from EngineerTiffany | Reviewed this property |
Casual dressed nice is appropriate. Concert t-shirt and jeans? I'd consider that too casual. This is a place where people come to be seen so most patrons are dressed up a bit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1623 19th St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4310
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: 661-322-7665
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