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California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar

1630 Cross Pointe Way, Duluth, GA 30097-4070
+1 770-813-9240
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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1630 Cross Pointe Way, Duluth, GA 30097-4070
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was by far one of my worst dining experiences. The restaurant was almost empty but it took an extremely long time to get our food (party of 4). For example, we arrived at 8:45 p.m. and still did not have food at 9:30 p.m....More

Thank Mel M
CentraArchy-Rest, Guest Relations Manager at California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Mel, I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your visit at California Dreaming. Two of the items you listed, our Chicken Strips and NY Cheesecake are both signature items. We make every effort to provide each of our guests the best possible experience and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I guess this place was cool once but it feels "tired" and flat now. The location is very odd too, off by itself and easy to forget unless you are on I-85. My wife had the Flounder po-boy, which seemed very generous, bur for some...More

Thank Michael Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location off I-85 for those traveling through the state looking for a nice place to eat. There service was good! Our waitress Angelique was friendly and professional. Our food was very filling. I had to take some with me! The salads are huge. The...More

Thank Charmain D
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This place has been here for many years now. It has a very open atmosphere and is great for an after work cocktail, a quick lunch or a great dinner. They have steaks, salads, soups, burgers and pasta dishes. Their salads are one of the...More

Thank G4726IBpaulj
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Traveling to Cashiers with some girl friends & needed a place to eat lunch. I had eaten here previously so we decided to return. We arrived around 1:30 pm and the restaurant was almost deserted. Perhaps we missed the lunch crowd. Our waitress was Deanna...More

Thank YorkeW
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

There were three of us dining here for a hump day get together. It will be a long time before we return. I had the $30 filet minion, their best selling steak, and they couldn’t prepare it correctly given two tries. Both times they over...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Came to California Dreaming last week for a business dinner with my co workers. The server Brent took great care of us and was very friendly. He made a lot of suggestions and answered all of our questions. The food was great and we will...More

Thank chaela42
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Had a great time on Valentines day. We had the blackened chicken pasta and the ribs. The server was very attentive and friendly. The ribs were great and the creamy pasta was very flavorful.

Thank sudily
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Celebrated my 59th birthday with my beautiful wife, Jeannie and it was wonderful!! We had the onion ring loaf as an appetizer, lightly battered and thin sliced onions formed in a 6" loaf. Absolutely fantastic!! My wife's salad was delicious!! I had the jumbo fried...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 22 January 2018

A group of us meet here once a year and they always seem to treat us right and get the food out nicely. The salads are always good and the honey croissants are delicious. I have order other meals there over the years and have...More

Thank beachpeach75
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23 February 2017|
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Response from CentraArchy-Rest | Property representative |
Hello, We can manage a party of 40. I'm sorry to hear about the above reviewer, but depending on the timing, we can seat your group immediately. For more information, please reach out to our Operating Partner, Greg... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1630 Cross Pointe Way, Duluth, GA 30097-4070
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 770-813-9240
Voted “Best Ribs Sauce” at the Rock’n Ribfest; California Dreaming serves up hearty, much-loved American classics. Start with Barbecue Chicken Nachos to curb your cravings; then slow-cooked Prime Rib, “fall-off-the-bone” baby back ribs or Knob Hill Chicken – a giant marinated chicken breast topped with ham and cheese. Offering private party dining options for catering and large party carry-out; seasonal patio dining; late night bar bites and accessibility for groups any size. California Dreaming actively supports the community, with a focus on area schools.
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