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Tommy's Kitchen

€€ - €€€American, ,
54700 North Circle Drive, Idyllwild, CA 92549
+1 951-468-4222
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Contemporary, Swiss, European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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54700 North Circle Drive, Idyllwild, CA 92549
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Reviewed yesterday

This was among the best French Toast I have ever had in my life!!! The middle was warm and custardy and the outside/corners had a little crunch with a nice cinnamon sugar crisp. My husband and I always share our food. We also ordered the...More

Thank TravelFanatic33
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed Tommy's. The salad bar was fresh, plentiful and great for vegan, vegetarians and hungry customers. We had the daily special with enough food for lunch the next day. The kids ordered lovely salmon and perfect curry. The waitress was attentive with great cooks....More

Thank jlwitaly
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place Chef Tommy Bachmann a Swiss trained professional chef, left a life of high volume cheffing on the Zurich lake and brought his attention to detail and love of good food to this small place in Idyllwild. The food is fresh, has...More

Thank Polianthus
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Good place to have breakfast. Blueberry pancake was delicious. On the minus side - There wasn’t espresso machine in this place and coffee wasn’t so good

Thank ti-moo79
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

What a nice surprise to find a Sunday Bruch on a rainy day in the mountains ! SO friendly......The amount of beautifully prepared brunch items were mind boggling! So much to choose from . The bacon very good, eggs, fruit selection very complete and the...More

Thank 541food
Reviewed 27 January 2018

My husband and I weren't starving so we share the burrito and it kept us full the entire day. Plus, the chef makes a killer green tomatillo salsa !

Thank itsmejude
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The salad bar and the pastrami sandwich we're quite memorable. The melons in the side of fruit were a bit under right but the strawberries and pineapple were excellent. Service was good, actually outstanding, we ate out doors which was a treat., especially considering it...More

Thank kak6
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Recommended by our front desk. Wonderful Saturday breakfast. Rustic cabin, now with large outdoor patio. Server greeted us and our dog. Coffee and bite sized pastries appeared as if by magic. Extensive and innovative menu. I opted for the apple and Brie omelet with fresh...More

Thank SDjsb
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Small little place that looks like a little house. Nice patio area and inside seating. Service and food was amazing. Great menu selection. I had the best Pastrami Sandwich I have ever eaten and everyone else raved about the food they were eating. Must go...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is our go to restaurant in Idyllwild for breakfast or lunch. The salad bar and soups are top notch. All meals are huge and delicious. Best value and food in town with an inviting patio with views. Hope they are open for dinner again...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54700 North Circle Drive, Idyllwild, CA 92549
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Idyllwild
  • Phone Number: +1 951-468-4222
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Swiss-infused American diner . This one-of-a-kind restaurant offers a wide range of menu options, from omelettes to birchermuesli, burgers to sennen rosti, beef stroganoff to chicken curry, and beyond. With weekly lunch specials, a beloved Sunday breakfast buffet, and the only full salad bar on the hill, Tommy's Kitchen is a must-visit for any trip to beautiful Idyllwild, California.
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