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Bob's Big Boy - CLOSED

2860 Lenwood Rd, Barstow, CA 92311-9589
+1 760-253-5107
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
5 Aug 2014
“This place is closed!!!”
7 Sep 2013
“Still a Winner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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2860 Lenwood Rd, Barstow, CA 92311-9589
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

Please remove this option, this restaurant is closed and empty! The restaurant seems to be abandoned for quite some time, the outdoor sign has been removed, the only thing left is the bun boy left to rot outside...

Thank GauchoHAns
Reviewed 7 September 2013

When this homesick Californian finally makes it home, this is a must stop. No, it's not has good as it was when Bob Wian was alive and Marriott owned the chain. But, it's still a winner.

Thank Robert F B
Reviewed 11 July 2013

I have made probably 40 trips (at least) across the desert since I moved from southern CA to Las Vegas. Growing up in So. Cal. I loved my Bob's Big Boy burgers, fries and shakes. So we always made a point of eating, at least...More

Thank shannonmaclean
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Even though breakfast turned out OK here, the place felt a little old and neglected. We had the brekafast buffet which was quite reasonable at $4.99. Ordering breakfast from the menu seemed quite expensive compared to the buffet (a simple 2-egg breakfast was $6.99!). The...More

Thank Rogerdob
Reviewed 27 May 2013

The service was amazing the two guys who work the dinner shift on weekends are truely masters of there craft :) p.s its now Bun Boy :)

Thank brstwdany
Reviewed 12 March 2013

Great burger with great French fries!! Great service too. The burger tasted like REAL beef, unlike chain restaurants. Highly recommend this place for a wonderful meal while traveling through the desert area.

Thank fiftys0mething
Reviewed 11 March 2013

It's no longer a Bob's Big Boy, but the menu hasn't changed. Service was good. Burger was a little overcooked, but toppings were really fresh and tasty.

Thank wonkette
Reviewed 5 March 2013

Big Boy restaurant Barstow is now "Bun Boy." I've had three meals here now. I have absolutely no complaints about the new Bun Boy. Food was good, restaurant was very clean, to include the rest rooms. Service was very good, prices are on par with...More

1  Thank Muskrat40r
Reviewed 13 January 2013

We stopped in at the Big Boy Restaurant in Barstow on our way to Lake Havasu. I hadn't had a Big Boy burger in years. I'm happy to say they are still very tasty! Mine came with lots of fries. The place is in a...More

Thank Gordon C
Reviewed 28 December 2012

Its Bob's Big Boy, common now we all know Bob's it were we hung out as teens in the 60's. It has not changed much all though they did away with Pappy Parkers Fried Chicken and the red dressing for the salads.

Thank beargain
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Restaurant Details

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US$ 10 - US$ 15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2860 Lenwood Rd, Barstow, CA 92311-9589
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Barstow
  • Phone Number: +1 760-253-5107
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