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Happy Bear Restaurant - CLOSED

40824 Big Bear Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA
+1 800-766-9776
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
29 Jul 2014
“Great homecooked meals”
1 Dec 2013
“Happy Bear has closed.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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40824 Big Bear Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA
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Reviewed 30 July 2014

This restaurant was busy but with outdoor dining available our wait was minimal. The food came in good portions and prices were decent.

Thank sanDiegoTrippy
Reviewed 2 December 2013

The location has since been remodeled and is now Chad's Sports Tavern, which was formerly in the village.

1  Thank tallbill
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Nice place to check out if you're in town. Food is pretty average, everything comes out quick and the staff is pretty friendly. Would give it another shot in the future.

Thank KEVIN M
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Very cute restaurant. Had breakfast there which was very good..fit for the mountain air. Bought a mug. Good food for a reasonable price. In the village so you can walk off your meal shopping!

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 24 June 2013

If you want to go to a local place, with good burgers, this is your place. Kid friendly, although didn't let my kid pick up things from the floor since it was not the cleanest. Staff really nice and food was great. Make sure you...More

Thank CMN72
Reviewed 2 May 2013

We originally planned to have breakfast elsewhere, but it was the slow season and many restaurants were closed certain days. So after trying to find someplace to have breakfast, we found this place. The food was average. Nothing special here. The staff was very friendly....More

Thank JandJ2001
Reviewed 31 March 2013

I had a delicious breakfast that fueled me for the day of Snowboarding! The egg dishes are delicious.

Thank Sharmineh O
Reviewed 23 August 2012

What a great place. Had a nice lunch. The staff was great and the service friendly. We will be back that's for sure.

Thank RalphJohnson
Reviewed 20 July 2012

We eat here at least twice during our stay in Big Bear for the Big Bear Lake Antique Classic Car show each August. Good food, good service, friendly staff and owner.

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 29 May 2012

This location used to be an IHOP restaurant and recently switched to a private name. The food was ok and the service was decent. However, the whole experience was nothing to write home about. It is far from the worst restaurant location in the Big...More

Thank Steven C
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  • Address: 40824 Big Bear Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region  >  Big Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 800-766-9776
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