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Idle Spurs Steakhouse

690 US Highway 58, Barstow, CA 92311-1785
+1 760-256-8888
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“prime rib” (35 reviews)
“steak” (79 reviews)
“london broil” (9 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
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690 US Highway 58, Barstow, CA 92311-1785
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by our hotel. Even though the tables in the restaurant were not full we were kept waiting in the bar area for at least three quarters of an hour. Food was very good delicious prawn starter and steak main. Pictures and memorabilia every where....More

Thank Tabletopmountain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Idle Spurs has been in Barstow a very long time. It was recommended to me when I first moved here as a great steak house. The service is always good it is the food that is a hit Ann miss. We have been there 6-7times...More

Thank V344MXjulief
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Way off the beaten path. Decent food and nice people. The decor is cool. If you're near stop by for sure

Thank ricktable
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

While travelling to Grand Canyon we had to stop in Bartstow. We decided to eat at Idle Spurstow counting on the many positive reviews. Despite on the external side you will find inside what's the best this restaurant is appreciated for. We had a very...More

Thank Federico B
Reviewed 22 July 2017

An interesting place with decor that is 1950s-esque. We had good service, but the salmon served was definitely passed it's expiration date and later, the one bite my wife had, made her ill. They did the right thing and took it off of our check....More

Thank JCW703
Reviewed 20 July 2017

My wife was very excited to take me to this place because she had previously eaten there with her friends on another trip. She told us that we had to leave the beach around 2pm so we would arrive at the Idle Spur right after...More

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

What can I say , I arrived in Barstow after being stuck n traffic and the trip taking double the time it should. However, the Idle Spur definately improved my day , my husband and I went for dinner and the place was really busy...More

Thank criscross38
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We ate dinner at Idle Spurs on Memorial Sunday. Neither of us had anything to eat since breakfast about 12 hours ago and were very hungry. The decor is original and very well done, the staff is very outgoing and friendly. The only thing my...More

Thank A433WMroberts
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I idle spurs one of the places you need to visit it has great food and good people serving you as a king or queen

Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I ate here many years ago on my way through. I've been back a couple of times recently and it's still a great place for din din.

Thank maninthewoods
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Questions & Answers
11 May 2015|
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Response from mward1717 | Property representative |
We most certainly can. Almost 90% of our menu is gluten free. Please ask your server about specific salad dressings and appetizers. Thank you and hope to see you soon!
Susie H
10 May 2015|
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Response from IdleSpurs | Property representative |
We host a Mother's Day Brunch every year, from 9am-2pm then host our normal dinner from 4-9pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 690 US Highway 58, Barstow, CA 92311-1785
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Barstow
  • Phone Number: +1 760-256-8888
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Since our opening in the 1950's the Idle Spurs Steakhouse has established a reputation for excellent food, friendly service, and a unique dining atmosphere. We remain one of the most popular restaurants in the High Desert Region of Southern California with a multitude of visitors stopping on their travels between Las Vegas and Los Angeles or on Historic Route 66. Authentic western antiques and a beautiful indoor garden will truly create a memorable meal. Idle Spurs has refreshing beers on tap, wine by the glass or bottle and a full bar if you would prefer to relax in our lounge. Please join us for your next special meal!
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