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A & W All American Food

216 E Lodi Ave, Lodi, CA 95240-2951
+1 209-368-8548
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (7 reviews)
“root beer” (20 reviews)
“classic cars” (2 reviews)
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American, Fast food
216 E Lodi Ave, Lodi, CA 95240-2951
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Reviews (35)
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is the original A&W and they still make their root beer daily. Taste real fountain root beer, none of the pre-mixed, pre-mixed stuff. Served in a glass mug. Root beer floats also. Also plenty of A&W history to take you down memory lane.

Thank High-Dry
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This is where it all began. If in Lodi, you must go and see where A&W began. The best rootbeer floats in a frosted mug.

Thank eco6
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Better than any other A&W I have ever been to, in fact I don't eat at any other A&W anywhere because they cant hold a candle to this place. Clean, neat, better quality food than any other A&W, you can tell the owner has taken...More

Thank stg1gs
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Good parking, fast dependable service, good dependable food. Always clean, restaurant with good fare.

Thank sonnybear47
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We went there for lunch. It wasn't busy at all. The food was fresh and hot, but it was just so so. Nothing to brag about. Our rootbeer was served a mug, but the mug was NOT cold at all. No frosty rootbeer like the...More

Thank Sally J
Pete K, Owner at A & W All American Food, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2016

Sally J Thank you for your visit to our A&W. And thank you for the review. We strive to WOW our guests with our fresh made burgers, sides and made in store Root Beer, everything is made to order. I will have to apologize about...More

Reviewed 3 July 2016

You have to stop to enjoy the very first A&W in the country. Sip the root beer, devour the chili cheese fries and wander thru the memorabilia. Food and service were very good

Thank jim B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We eat here probably twice a month. The restaurant is very clean, cutely decorated and the food is always fresh. Staff is also very friendly.

1  Thank loditravelers2
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My wife and I eat here about twice a month. The food is great and the service is pleasant. The oldies are always playing in the background. Lots of memorabilia to look at. Thursday Nights are the "cruise in" nights with classic cars to look...More

Thank rustyfan02
Reviewed 27 April 2016

On my last visit to Lodi two years ago, the restaurant was unfortunately closed for remodeling. So, on this year's visit, I introduced a friend from Montana, who had fond memories of his family eating dinner at A&W in the 50's and 60's. This location...More

Thank Stan W
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The Papa Burger is the way to go I ordered the Papa Burger french fries and a root beer float to eat in. The rest rooms were clean a good sign so I was cool with that.

Thank Brad S
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Do you have kids meals And if so what comes in it?
7 August 2016|
Response from Sally J | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I didn't notice if they had a kids meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 E Lodi Ave, Lodi, CA 95240-2951
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lodi
  • Phone Number: +1 209-368-8548
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