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John's Place

56249 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2857
+1 760-365-0144
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (30 reviews)
“fries” (12 reviews)
“turkey dinner” (2 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Diner
56249 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2857
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Reviewed yesterday

I had the daily special which was a cup split pea soup and a half sandwich. I chose the tuna melt and it was excellent

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the mint tea. They brought the tea with the kettle so that you could add more warm tea throughout the meal. I really appreciated that.

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small town diner, but with the greatest food ever. We ordered the home made burgers and side order of onion rings or fries. Big mistake, no room for the sides. Burgers were home made with fresh ground sirloin. I had avocado topping, my partner had...More

Thank wandabhall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Johns has been a main stay for Yucca Valley been here since 1970 and you can count on Johns Place for great food any time of day. We love their hamburgers for lunch or dinner. Breakfast is always top notch in my book you will...More

Thank carlp757
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We had cheeseburgers for dinner and returned for breakfast. Great value, clean dining room, good service, and well located.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I'd been a John's Place devotee since 1993. It was a great local, casual 'greasy spoon' with a great menu. The menu hasn't changed much, but the quality and large portions are gone. With every renovation, the prices have increased, while the simple goodness went...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Place is great and was packed. Everything looks yummy. Had a blue cheese burger and I wasn’t disappointed.

Thank Adriana S
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

My meal was enormous, and delicious! The House Omlette was loaded with veggies, bacon, cheese - I have had smaller four egg dishes. It was excellent, too, and avaluable all day. Mine came with biscuit and house fries on the side. Besides all kinds of...More

Thank Deborah F
Reviewed 7 January 2018

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. we were looking for a good burger joint in the area. Its definitely nothing fancy, but our food was hot,fresh & the fried zucchini were delicious. We ordered burgers, veggies burgers, fries & zucchini. We weren't disappointed. Prices...More

Thank ewright2013
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a bite after hiking in Joshua Tree NP. It’s conveniently located just on the route 62. Had their special: $8 burger with fries. Have to say the burger was very tasty, their house sauce gave it a unique taste. Definitely worth stopping here....More

Thank Owieca
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56249 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284-2857
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Yucca Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 760-365-0144
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