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Route 62 Old Timer Diner

55405 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2503
+1 760-365-7888
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“pancakes” (3 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
“joshua tree” (10 reviews)
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06:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Diner
55405 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2503
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hey, it's a 50's diner, with some unusual dishes on the menu, like vegetarian burritos, etc. It was brand new when I visited. It was a nice experience, but a little expensive for what we are used to getting around here. But a very very...More

Thank godmachine57
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Carla's is a fun place to eat! It's bright and cheerful inside and very clean. Part of the fun is the 1960's deco ( a little jutebox selector at each booth!) and the service is exceptional. Oh, and by the way, the food is good...More

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

This happened on a Wednesday at 12:30 in April 2017- just in case the owner would like to know who of her staff acted this way. First off, this was my first visit ever to the diner. My first impression here on trip adviser was...More

2  Thank Noemi M
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Restaurant was well lit and clean, staff friendly and polite. Food was served hot, portions were average. Would I stop again probably not.

Thank Faye B
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Fantastic, friendly throwback diner. Split pea soup so good we took extra home! Better Reuben sandwich than the delis in Palm Springs at half the price! Place is named Carla's Route 62 Diner. Carla and staff are terrific. Take a sandwich for the trails or...More

Thank Dare62
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, outstanding service! It's one thing to find a great diner, but to find one after some hiking/camping in Joshua Tree is a true blessing! My buddy and I were ready for a hot, delicious breakfast after a cold, blustery night of camping. Carla's...More

Thank V292
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great decor... even greater food. Friendly folk. Many bikers stop regularly. Also a separate room for private parties.

Thank Maris M
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

while staying in yucca valley for a week we found out there is not a lot of choices for breakfast and lunch restaurants. so after a google search we found route 62 old timer diner was close and open until 2 pm on a weekday....More

1  Thank zaba51
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Saw this place on the internet and decided to visit for breakfast on our first morning in Yucca Valley. So glad we did. As soon as we walked in we were greeted with a cheery 'hi, how are you' and shown to a table. The...More

Thank Sylvia M
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Obviously, this isn't the kind of place to order escargot but a cheeseburger was just fine. The wait staff is efficient and polite and food comes out of the kitchen as expected and on time. So for a quick stopover, we had a really perfect...More

Thank Read W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55405 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2503
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Yucca Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 760-365-7888
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