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Milt's Coffee Shop

€€ - €€€American,
Freeway 99 and Olive Dr, 6112 Knudsen Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2905
+1 661-399-4975
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (7 reviews)
“pastrami” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:30All hours
American, Diner
€€ - €€€
Freeway 99 and Olive Dr, 6112 Knudsen Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2905
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Our recent visit was Friday 10/27/17. We both had the German sausage and eggs, which was great. Service was attentive and friendly as always. We always stop by Milt’s when passing through Bakersfield, as it is definitely one of the best diner breakfast spots ever!

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 5 September 2017

My father-in-law frequented Milt's on his way up the 99, for years. Since his passing, we have driven past so many times wanting to stop, and the other day we did. I had an Ortega burger with fries and my husband had the chili. The...More

Thank PoppyGal63
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Milt is the dad of the 24th st guy. So basically the same food without the long wait. I had chicken fried steak. Very good. Wewere there on the 4th of July and the only table there

Thank carrot_fixer
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Wanted to rate 4.5 but couldn't so I rounded up. Service - 4. 5 Friendliness - 3.5 Corned beef Sandwich - 4.5 Fresh fruit - 4.5 Chili - 4.5 German Chocolate cake - 5 Pumpkin pancakes - eating those later, but they smell fantastic. -...More

Thank TXLeeVee
Reviewed 13 June 2017

My only experience is with Breakfast in the early morning with a group of friends. Always good food with generous portions. Friendly wait staff and quick service. Steak and eggs is my go to but I hear raves from my friends about everything else. Right...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My family and I were traveling north through the Bakersfield area and waned to try a Triple D stop. There were 5 of us and we stopped for breakfast. We were seated in some room off to the side for groups bigger than 4, I...More

Thank TheRealDetentroph
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This diner is a great place to eat when you want a real meal, but don’t want to blow the budget. Food is plentiful and good, exactly as described, and reasonably priced. The service is excellent—clearly the wait staff has worked there forever. They can...More

Thank sfp58
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The first please my daughter wanted to take me... gotta get there when you visit Bakersfield! The menu says the pastrami is homemade, it is very good!

Thank Minstre1
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I grew up in the area. Milt's used to be a run down dump. I was in the area,and noticed the upgraded exterior,so I decided to eat there. My how it has changed. Menu is updated, and has been expanded to include a variety of...More

Thank SMRuby
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The local food critic wrote that Milt's had the best fried chicken in town, so we decided to give it a try. We found the restaurant to be clean and comfortable, the service was very friendly, and lots of items on the menu sounded appealing....More

Thank Don C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freeway 99 and Olive Dr, 6112 Knudsen Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2905
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-399-4975
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