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Crystal Palace and Museum

2800 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-6314
+1 661-328-7560
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Nice Evening Out

Great food, and if you have time a small museum of country western memorabilia. Buck Owens the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Karin H
Bakersfield, California
via mobile
Great entertainment and Great food.

The Crystal Palace provides a close-up, live performance experience and large food portions, so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bakersfield, California
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Combination theater and a museum housing memorabilia spanning Buck Owens' 40 year career in country music.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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2800 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, CA 93308-6314
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food, and if you have time a small museum of country western memorabilia. Buck Owens the owner was a regular performer up until he passed away. If you stay past 7:00 pm they have live music to dance the night away. The highlight of...More

Thank Karin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Crystal Palace provides a close-up, live performance experience and large food portions, so everyone leaves happy. One of the best steaks in Bakersfield. Definitely the best Sunday brunch in Bakersfield. Nicely themed and always enjoyable.

Thank Ron-n-Valerie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a Must See in Bakersfield. The place is huge and Fantastic. Shows a lot of Buck Owens life. The restaurant is open for dinner only and there are live shows going so check and see the dates. Plenty of parking and easy access...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t know much about country music but took the chance to buy tickets for Craig Campbell who was playing on the night we were in Bakersfield. The venue was not as expected, a mock western town and a Cadillac on the wall. Great atmosphere,...More

Thank 844markf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place! We go here for special occasions or on the spur off the moment. Great food and good entertainment. Love the museum and how it's laid out!

Thank briandO785DH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have only been there for sunday brunch, is a must place to see if you live in Bakersfield. Maybe not the best for everyone but like I said it must be visited at least once if you're from the area. The food was great,...More

Thank laurar42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love to go to concerts here- no matter where you sit , you are close to the performers. The sound is great! Bar is so cool with the Cadillac on the wall- start your evening off with dinner but come hungry as the meals are...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Great food, great music, and exceptional staff!!! It is one of my hometown favorites! I have never been disappointed when there.

Thank joecrossbow
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We went to the museum in the afternoon. There are lots of pictures of Buck Owens and other country music stars as well as the actual outfits that they wore on stage. Also there are a lot of pictures of celebrities and presidents that Owens...More

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The Museum is wonderful and the food is really good. You will see a lot of history here!!! Portions are VERY generous sized county cooking. It is also Family Friendly. You won't be disappoimted!

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16 September 2017|
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Response from bkw4jesus | Reviewed this property |
My strong hunch is that they are not open on Thanksgiving Day. However, I would call them directly to be sure, and to ask about a special holiday menu. Good luck!
Maria W
15 March 2016|
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Response from MichelleSmall | Reviewed this property |
There are several, and I recommend Double Tree, because of the GREAT choc. chip cookies, and nice hotel. ;-)
13 January 2016|
Response from Ron-n-Valerie |
Definitely. There are food choices for all ages, and the kids will have a great time.