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Bob's Big Boy

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540 Sandalwood Dr, Calimesa, CA 92320-1500
+1 909-446-8822
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07:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 00:00
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Upland, California
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103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I grew up on Bob's and have to drive to enjoy my Big Boy Combo w/ Silver Goblet. Always the same but plan on waiting on the weekends.

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Thank Ronald C
Mesa, Arizona, United States
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47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

It has been a while since I have been here because I don't live in area. I always order either a burger meal, salad, or my favorite Chili Spaghetti..... If you have never had Chili Spaghetti I recommend you order and try it... You can't go wrong also with their Shakes.... :)

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Thank Kathleen T
Goodyear, Arizona
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132 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Years ago there was a Bob's Big Boy in Phoenix which was my local spot as a teenager. Now we have to drive to Calimesa for our closest one. What a shame!! You just can't beat their hamburgers. Please bring one to Phoenix!!!

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Thank PJ6979
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115 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I grew up with Bobs Big Boy and was sad when most of them closed. But over 20 years ago, my parents moved to Calimesa and there was Bobs!! Since then it was always my favorite place to visit when I visited my parents. This was also my Moms favorite place, too. My Mom has since passed and I always... More 

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Thank Tambrukd
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Had to stop on our way to La Quinta and we always stop for our Big Boy fix. Having the traditional burger with chili cheese fries.

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Thank Jerry W
Indio, California
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177 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

On our way to Victorville we stopped at Bob's Big Boy. We have dined here several times before and have never been disappointed with the food or service. Erica was our server and she was very attentive and we lacked for nothing. The breakfast meals were serves as order and the restaurant was very clean. Right off the freeway.

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Thank James C
Cathedral City, California
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

The wife was hungry, child playing on the tablet and I was driving. Seen Bob's Big Boy and had to pull over to see if the food still taste the same as it did when I was a kid. I had the Big Boy sandwich, by the way it still looks and taste to same. The wife had the soup... More 

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Yucaipa
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

If you grew up with a BOB's Big Boy as a kid, you'll reminisce a bit digging into a juicy piece of America that is a Big Boy cheeseburger. I agree that there may be better burgers out there, but this one tastes like youth. The other menu items are good too! In fact, we enjoy the buffet about every... More 

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Thank 718ajv
Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Worst hamburger I've ever had. Apparently they rolled on a thin piece of meat on the worst tasting bun ever. The onion ring batter was not cooked. The only saving grace was the service. Bob's big boy Whittier 1967 best hamburger. Not going back.

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Thank CamarilloJA
Highland, California
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Went for birthday for a little nostalgia. Wasn't a bad place. Nice, uncrowded area, nice and fast service. Food is so-so. I wouldn't go back for it. I enjoyed seeing the Bob's Big Boy statue! They have merchandise like shirts and bobble heads you could purchase. Dessert looks yummy but I didn't have any. The vanilla shake was great. I'd... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 Sandalwood Dr, Calimesa, CA 92320-1500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Calimesa
  • Phone Number: +1 909-446-8822

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?