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Lola's Kitchen

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1244 E Main St, Barstow, CA 92311-2409
+1 760-255-1007
Mon - Fri 04:30 - 19:30
Sat 04:30 - 16:30
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is an okay place to eat, but nothing special. Our table was dirty, but clean fairly soon after we sat down. The food was typical Mexican fare, but nothing I can't get just as good somewhere else. After seeing the review, I was hoping for something much better.

Thank Becky K
Laguna Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were on our way to Vegas and stopped off in Barstow for a bite. Not knowing Barstow we turned to Tripadvisor for a recommendation and were directed to Lola's. It is a humble spot in a strip mall where you order at the counter and then find your seat. Nothing fancy, but yummy and perfectly prepared. Very nice people.... More 

Thank Byron R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this hotel while looking for gas in Barstow. It sits in a strip mall and at first glance you probably would not go in there, but it was delicious. Very small with limited seating buy worth squeezing in. Plus it serves breakfast. We had lunch which was amazing. Very authentic. Probably the best enchiladas I had in California... More 

Thank Dot L
Kailua Kona HI
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in for dinner. Minimal seating so we decided to take out. Simple, tasty food, served fast. Most was good but the pork in the chili verde was very dried out like it had been cooking all day at minimum. We tossed the pork out. We were traveling and were told this as the "best Mexican in the area" The... More 

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Blaine, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Mexican food, many menu selections - adequate seating - takeout available. Great value! Easy access along the main strip.

Thank Candy D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Opens at 4am, no place finer for breakfast since their open so early! Down home cooking just like you remember.

1 Thank Doug T
Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Went to Lola's because of their rating on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed. Excellent food! We were traveling from Phoenix to San Jose and decided to stop there for lunch.

2 Thank lovetotravel_836
Lethbridge, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Heading down the i15 we decided to stop here - easy to get to and highly rated. Excellent food, great service and prices. Authentic Mexican food! Definitely go!

2 Thank paixful
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Have been coming here since a child, didn't realize until just recently it was rated number one in barstow! A well deserved title and if you come a can guarantee you won't be disappointed!

2 Thank Andres P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

We were driving from Vegas to LAX and needed to fuel up at Barstow. We were hungry and TripAdvisor pointed out that Lola's was the best place to go. The restaurant itself is located in a shopping centre on the main street. We entered and the aroma was lovely, the food was authentic and we enjoyed our dishes, especially the... More 

2 Thank Freoshocker

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
04:30 - 19:30
04:30 - 19:30
04:30 - 19:30
04:30 - 19:30
04:30 - 19:30
04:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1244 E Main St, Barstow, CA 92311-2409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Barstow
  • Phone Number: +1 760-255-1007

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?