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Big Blue Bear

101 Piute Dr, Kernville, CA 93238-9767
+1 760-376-2442
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (3 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
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101 Piute Dr, Kernville, CA 93238-9767
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

The Big Blue Bear has a lovely ambience and is a nice place for refreshments. They also serve food and have a wine bar. We just had refreshments and their smoothie was very good, so would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank BilboKMB
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Who would have expected excellent espresso and fresh-out-of-the oven pastries in the tiny town of Kernville, California? If you're in town for a holiday or simply passing through, stop in at the Big Blue Bear. You'll be glad you did!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Iamcurioustraveler
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Best place ever for Coffe Foid Wine etc..family owned and operated...great group ..do their best to make you feel Welcome and food is excellent!!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Debra H
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Good place to pop in for coffee and cake. Free wifi, friendly servers. They sell wine too and you get a nice view of the town square.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank JaxnSteve
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Needed a cup of coffee after a long drive into town. Ordered a double espresso cappuccino and a hot chocolate for the GF. Hot chocolate was basically hot unflavored MILK, they forgot the chocolate. The coffee was equally unacceptable and quickly ended up in a...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ragsdad
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A must-stop to fill up on local food, coffee, beer and wine goodies! This cute little shop also has great indoor and outdoor seating views of the main Kernville circle and park. Highly recommended for families - they even serve ice cream!

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank Kristin P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Located in the heart of Kernville, this is a "go-to" place for sandwiches and drinks. For that mid-afternoon picker-upper, I get an espresso blended coffee drink (lots to choose from). This place is usually busy, but the wait is short. Sit at an outside table...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Bill D
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I'm always excited to check out the Big Blue Bear when I pass through kernville each year in the spring and the fall...and now the summer too. It's gone through changes over the years and my hopes are always high that the newest changes will...More

Date of visit: August 2017
2  Thank KApp1234567890
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great Iced Coffees. I love their deli sandwiches,salads,and panninis.They recently added BBQ, Hamburgers, TRI- Tip and Reuben's. They also have a great selection of micro brews and wine. Super friendly people.

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Sierra S
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This place is very welcoming feeling, great teas and treats along with sandwiches. Variety of coffees and teas .. my one gripe is that the staff does need to work on being friendlier .. more then once I've gone in and felt as if I...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank 926sandyr
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Piute Dr, Kernville, CA 93238-9767
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Kernville
  • Phone Number: +1 760-376-2442
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