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9 Big Blue Road, Kernville, CA 93238
+1 760-376-6020
16:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 16:00 - 21:00
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Encinitas, California
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95 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2015

Good value, so far our food has been good. Great value on wine corkage: $8. Rooms are not intimate, lighting too bright.

1 Thank AndreM5
Palma de Mallorca, Islas Baleares, Spain
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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2014

Amazing is just the right word to say - imagine you are somewhere in nowhere - and you get the best italian plates ever - fine Californian wine and a really nice service - family owned and really with details - THE BEST FOOD WE HAD IN 14DAYS USA !!! BRAVO !!!

1 Thank Mike B
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2014

My wife Anne and I have been to That's Italian in Kernville a few times now and always have had a great dining experience. The food, wine, service, and atmosphere are always top drawer and the prices are very fair. What a great restaurant, we love it.

1 Thank Chuck H
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2014

Very good meal accompanied by Pink Lemonade Martinis. A short walk from our lodgings (the Kern River Inn) we had a friendly relaxing meal sitting on the porch watching the quiet of the Kernville evening.

1 Thank CherryClift
Lake Isabella
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2014

Excellent food, good prices, and a nice atmosphere. If you are looking for a nice italian dinner in the Kern River Valley, this is the place.

1 Thank Darin9999
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

Italian restaurant in Kernville! Was totally unexprected but pleasantly surprised. The food was good and service was great. The outdoor seating is very nice and almost european like. I think that rating a restaurant based on one visit can be unfair sometimes, but I did not feel that the food was exceptional by any means. The salad that came with... More 

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Green Valley, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

We made reservations for Friday night. They had a quaint quiet table waiting for us. We ordered the "Ribeye Special" and 'Penne de Portofino". Both were delicious. They served mixed drinks--the margarita was great!

Thank capepiot
Huntington Beach
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

A fine aroma of garlic and other spices filled the restaurant. We were warmly greeted by the waitress and were requested to choose where we wanted to sit. The tables were clean and the flatware was shiny (no water spots, some restaurants still don’t get it). Our drinks, salads and excellent garlic toast were promptly served. Our meal was expertly... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2014

Great Italian food where you least expect it. Most perfect salads I have had in a long time. Prices moderate.

Thank Live2Travel1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014

Made reservations and arrived right on time. Our first indication this was going to go bad was as soon as we sat down at the table it was dirty with crumbs. One of the placemats were moved to brush under it and we found an unappetizing stain from a previous diner. It looked like they just reset the table rather... More 

1 Thank MrsKHawes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
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: 9 Big Blue Road, Kernville, CA 93238
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Kernville
  • Phone Number: +1 760-376-6020

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