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Buck Owens' Crystal Palace

Closed: Closed
Open today: Closed
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Surprisingly Good Food

Recently, I took my brother-in-law and his wife to the Crystal Palace for a birthday celebration... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Claremont, California
Good but expensive

Went with the family. Large portions, excellent steak. The staff were friendly and the museum was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bakersfield, California
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“country music”(77 reviews)
“steak”(27 reviews)
“line dancing”(25 reviews)
Combination, Steakhouse, theater and a museum housing memorabilia spanning Buck Owens' 40 year career in country music.
Hours Today: Closed
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2800 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-6314
+1 661-328-7560
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently, I took my brother-in-law and his wife to the Crystal Palace for a birthday celebration. To be candid, I am not much of a Country Western Music fan. However, my birthday guest is quite fond of this place. I expected it to be touristy,...More

1  Thank mikesesq
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with the family. Large portions, excellent steak. The staff were friendly and the museum was a great look at the past for my family who grew up here with Buck, then moved away.

1  Thank sharontraff77
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took my Granddaughter to Sunday Brunch for her 13th birthday, just the girls. I was very impressed with the quality of food, the service was wonderful and the bottomless Mimosa's were a nice surprise. They had an amazing variety of choices and everything was...More

Thank KymberlyB16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great choice of foods and the atmosphere is memorable. Reservations are helpful but not required. The waiters and waitresses were a lot of fun and enjoyed joking with the customer.

Thank rollins494
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a last minute decision to stop in here for the historic nature of the place and we were pleasantly surprised to find out that there was live music that night. These guys were top tier players and kept people on the dance floor...More

Thank Getaway28817274769
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our camping group visited this venue for a group dinner. There were about 30 of us in a private area. We had a good view of the dance floor and arrived slightly before 6 PM. The tables were ready but unfortunately they assigned just one...More

Thank mariposa67
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Had Brunch food was excellent as always. Unlimited mimosas, 5.00 Bloody Mary with bacon. Have a choice of breakfast or lunch buffet style.

Thank BOwensBakersfield
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We took some family from out of town to enjoy not only a great meal but live country music as well. Interesting memorabilia to browse while you wait.

Thank jonslagle
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Where else can you go to a museum and eat too? My friends have never been here before. It was a treat to show them the magnificent stautes and the history that is in one building. Be sure to see the car behind the car....More

Thank VickiG95340
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Heritage! Nostalgic! Tons of memories over the years with family. Great place to go with friends too! Let be better his place. Good food! Great music! Great memories!

Thank biloxidm
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18 August 2018|
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Response from michaelgE5526HU | Reviewed this property |
Adults $25.95/Seniors-$19.95 8-13 $14.95 kids $9.95
5 February 2018|
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Response from 332Gail | Reviewed this property |
The museum is really just glass cases with memorabilia enclosed. The glass cases surround the interior of the combination restaurant/music venue. If you really want to look at everything it takes about an hour. It’s really... More
15 September 2017|
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Response from bkw4jesus | Reviewed this property |
My strong hunch is that they are not open on Thanksgiving Day. However, I would call them directly to be sure, and to ask about a special holiday menu. Good luck!