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Peppercorn Grille

553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
+1 909-866-5405
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (56 reviews)
“clam chowder” (21 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
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Italian, American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came with 4 kids, and although I think it is not very child orientated, they did everything to make us comfortable. the people around us were friendly about the kids, so were the staff. A kids menu would be great though!

Thank DoRina212
Reviewed 1 week ago

While in Big Bear this weekend, my mother and I decided to have lunch here. The place looked cute from the outside, with a little enclosed patio. We were seated at a nice table and both ordered salads. I had the spinach salad with warm...More

Thank GermaicanSpiceGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

had our best meal at the peppercorn in a Californian road trip in may, a very well run restaurant, excellent steak inc salad and soup, at fair price, strongly recommend only wished we lived in big bear would eat there every week, thank you all...More

Thank blundell_john
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant hasn't changed in the last 10 years. The food is good while unremarkable, with the prices are comparatively high. Service can be more attentive to dispelled the rumor that you are there for their benefit not yours.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant at about 6PM on a sunny day. With the sun glaring through the windows, and very dim lighting inside, it was nearly impossible to see. The restaurant has window shades, and for the entire meal, restaurant staff and patrons went...More

1  Thank chbruce
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This place was highly recommended by a local so I took my daughter for dinner. The food literally seemed like it had been cooked earlier in the afternoon and reheated. It came extremely quickly, so I'm wondering if this was actually the case. I ordered...More

Thank kevin k
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Food was great, good selection. The wait staff was very attentive. Bathrooms very clean! Everyone really liked their food. The burgers are outstanding.

Thank Visitingsandiego
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We were a little early for dinner, so there was no wait. The service was excellent. The wine list was good and we had an excellent Cab. The lasagna was the best that I have had in a long time and my wife's angel hair...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have always enjoyed going here. Good food, good service, pleasant decor. A bit pricier than some other local choices, but worth it.

Thank arlene821
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We don't want to ruin the night because we are celebrating our birthday and we came all the way from a 3 hour drive. We came earlier and asked if we need to have reservations for the night but they said no need because its...More

Thank Susana-Chuchay H
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James Y
Wine list selections?
4 October 2016|
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Response from Gogs42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a wine list and from memory it was very good
Para año nuevo 2016-2017 estará abierto? como puedo reservar? Saludos
23 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (Stone Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region  >  Big Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 909-866-5405
  • E-mail
Come in and see why the Peppercorn Grille has become a local favorite. We offer the largest and most versatile menu in Big Bear. Choose from Certified Angus Beef, Seafood, Chicken, Pasta, Specialty Salads, Brick Oven Baked Pizza and more. All soups, bread and fabulous desserts are prepared fresh daily. Enjoy dining in our cozy intimate dining room or on our heated patio, street-side in 'The Village.' We offer an extensive wine list and cocktails.

Come and experience the finest in dining Big Bear has to offer.