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Things to do in Tehachapi

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bakery
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“One of a kind German bakery with freshly baked bread, pastries, sandwiches and salads. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 1 local recommends
Cinema
“If Mayberry (The Andy Griffith Show) had a movie theater, it would be much like The Hitching Post Theater. Small town entertainment at its most quaint.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“This small lake is pretty close to home. On windless days you should be able to pull some trout and bass. I would not picnic there or otherwise spend any time at this spot unless you love to fish.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“Famous Tehachapi bartender, Ginger G, will serve you excellent meals from her bar or hangout in the main restaurant. You will not be disappointed.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“This small run down cafe located in the back of a small rundown strip mall may surprise you. Breakfast portions are not too large, always fresh, and quite tasty. I have heard lunch and dinner are good as well.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
“Restored original train depot turned into a history museum. Various collections of train memorabilia”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
Restaurant
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  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great for breakfast, lunch and dinner! Large servings of great american food as well as some mexican dishes like breakfast burritos.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Daily trips down to the LA Fish Market ensure fresh sushi in this family run restaurant. STAY away from ALL other sushi places in Tehachapi. (Albertson's has better sushi then those places). ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“Veritas is hit and miss when it comes to entertainment but the ambiance is pleasant and the wine selection impressive. Menu items are average but the food is prepared on site and is always fresh. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
“ Also, the Errea House which across the street from the museum are both rich in Tehachapi history.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This country bar offers TV's for sporting events, occasional karaoke and DJ entertainment, and fairly priced alcohol. They do have a full menu with decent prices and decent food. Probably best for a younger crowd but I've spent my fair share of time in this place. ”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bakery
“One of a kind German bakery with freshly baked bread, pastries, sandwiches and salads. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Famous Tehachapi bartender, Ginger G, will serve you excellent meals from her bar or hangout in the main restaurant. You will not be disappointed.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This small run down cafe located in the back of a small rundown strip mall may surprise you. Breakfast portions are not too large, always fresh, and quite tasty. I have heard lunch and dinner are good as well.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great for breakfast, lunch and dinner! Large servings of great american food as well as some mexican dishes like breakfast burritos.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Daily trips down to the LA Fish Market ensure fresh sushi in this family run restaurant. STAY away from ALL other sushi places in Tehachapi. (Albertson's has better sushi then those places). ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This country bar offers TV's for sporting events, occasional karaoke and DJ entertainment, and fairly priced alcohol. They do have a full menu with decent prices and decent food. Probably best for a younger crowd but I've spent my fair share of time in this place. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend

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