Your guide to the 4 top spots in Bakersfield's South San Lauren - Fruitvale neighborhood

Your guide to the 4 top spots in Bakersfield's South San Lauren - Fruitvale neighborhood
Wine Me Up! | Photo: Michele S./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on September 06, 2019.

Visiting South San Lauren - Fruitvale, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Bakersfield neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a menswear store to a Mediterranean spot. 

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in South San Lauren - Fruitvale, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Fino's Menswear

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Topping the list is men's clothing spot Fino's Menswear. Located at 3900 Coffee Road, Suite 14, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 28 reviews on Yelp.

The business provides men's suits, tuxedo rentals and formal wear. It also handles wedding needs, including wedding parties. 

2. Serenity

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Hair salon and nail salon Serenity is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 3900 Coffee Road, Suite E1, 4.5 stars out of 38 reviews.

Serenity offer haircuts for men and women, as well as coloring, nail services, manicures, pedicures and massages.

3. Flame & Skewers

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Flame & Skewers, a Mediterranean spot, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 114 Yelp reviews. Head over to 4580 Coffee Road, Suite C to see for yourself.

The menu features a variety of pita wraps with protein choices of beef, chicken, falafel, lamb and more. The restaurant also serves up salads, bowls and plates, which come with a choice of three sides, including salad, rice, fries, hummus and tzatziki. 

4. Wine Me Up!

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Finally, there's Wine Me Up!, a local favorite with four stars out of 39 reviews. Stop by 3900 Coffee Road, Suite 2 to hit up the next time you're in the neighborhood.

The restaurant, which features a lounge and a patio, offers more than 30 different glasses of wine and beer, plus an array of tapas like the garlic and brie bites, which are served with a balsamic vinegar and olive oil mix.

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