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Grizzly Cafe

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1455 State Highway 2, Wrightwood, CA 92397-2887
+1 760-249-6733
07:00 - 21:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good and portions were big. They have a nice patio when the weather is good. Small dining area but seemed right for the crowd that came in.

Thank Campbls
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182 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

at all possible. We got there late morning on Sunday with a sunny day. The food was delicious and we ordered a little of all. I opted for the steak & eggs and was loving it. I recommend

Thank diverdownfbh
Wrightwood, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We eat here now about once a month for the prime rib dinner. We love the appetizers and the special. It is tender and cooked medium well, as requested. The vegetables are fresh and cooked al dente. I also have lunch here about once a week. You have to try the salmon sandwich cooked perfectly and combined with spinach and... More 

Thank Susan M
Manila, Philippines
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373 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Popular among the local tourists who visit this mountain ski resort, the place offers some comfort food after engaging in several activities in the snow covered surroundings. This wood cottage offers a place to relax with good food and hot drinks. Located just at the roadside in Wrightwood.

Thank sabi0james
Santa Barbara, California
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Dinner at Grizzly Cafe was cozy and affordable. Tip sandwich is a yummy warm chicken breast, melted mortzerella cheese, and avocado on toasted sour dough bread. Bread pudding with bourbon sauce for dessert. Friends ordered pasta dishes which lacked seasoning. We ate lunch here in October and the food was delicious. We ate in the sunny patio surrounded by pines... More 

Thank Beachbunny64
Long Beach, California
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We were glad to find a good hearty place to stop for lunch after a morning of skiing at Mountain High, and we ordered the Zuber sandwich (grilled cheese with avocado and tomato--it said it came with American cheese, but they didn't object to a substitution)--melty/crispy and delicious as you'd expect. Also ordered the Vegetarian burger, which came with a... More 

Thank TrDCpr
Wrightwood, California
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We have eaten there several times. Great menu and specials. Home town atmosphere and consistently great service. It does get busy and requires wait time if you are there during prime time lunch or dinner time. Highly recommended!!

Thank Lori J
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

HORRIBLE... Placed my name on their 45min waiting list only to be told by their extremely rude, unprofessional staff that "I was either deaf", or "they called my name & I didn't hear". Truth be told NEITHER IS ACCURATE!! They NEVER wrote our name on the list, but rather than apologize & fix the situation, they lied & treated my... More 

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Leo H, Owner at Grizzly Cafe, responded to this review

Hello Renee, Thank you for your review. We regret to learn that the wait time and miscommunication caused you to have a negative dinning experience. Please know that during this chaotic time of year, with the added business and traffic from the weather and schools being closed, our number of customers has drastically increased – for all businesses in this... More 

Santa Barbara, California
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68 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

In WW, as we call is, this is the place for a grand breakfast. Don't be surprised if you go late, you will have to wait. On Sundays by 10 there are many motorcycle clubs that drive up Highway 2 from Los Angeles who stop at the Grizzly. Note: while you wait the gift store is amazing. Decorated for the... More 

Thank Anabel-2013
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Warming up after a chilly snowy night watching the Christmas parade, it felt great to warm up with tortilla soup!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1455 State Highway 2, Wrightwood, CA 92397-2887
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Wrightwood
  • Phone Number: +1 760-249-6733

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?