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Tommy's Kitchen

€€ - €€€American, , Vegan Options
54700 North Circle Drive, Idyllwild, CA 92549
+1 951-468-4222
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“curry” (4 reviews)
“pastries” (6 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
54700 North Circle Drive, Idyllwild, CA 92549
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Had a delicious breakfast, everyone at the table enjoyed what they ordered, and the service was excellent. We booked a table because it was 4th of July and we were a larger group, they had a lovely table held for us outside and nobody rushed...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We finally took the time to experience Tommy's Sunday brunch, which we've been hearing good things about for years. It was better than we expected. Everything was excellent, and it was hard to pass up any of the numerous pastries.

Thank Barry Z
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Left Palm Springs with intention to stop in Idyllwild on the way home since we had never been there before. What a cute little town, and this place was as advertised! Daughter had a vegetarian Rosti (very similar to hash browns) with sauteed veggies on...More

Thank Alicia K
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Tommy's touts its menu of European cusine. For my husband and me, the most intriguing item on the menu was the rösti -- a Swiss dish of shredded potatoes and other ingredients. The spuds were thicker than hashbrowns and were the basis for a wonderful...More

Thank RJ748
Reviewed 24 April 2018

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 15 April 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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