You’ll certainly work up quite the appetite after a long day of skiing in Big Bear. Some of the best skiing in the West Coast calls for some of the best food. We believe choosing any of these Big Bear restaurants or bars after a successful day on the slopes will please your stomach.
Big Bear Lake Brewing Company
Big Bear Lake Brewing Company is quickly becoming one of the favorite Big Bear restaurants. The gastro pub offers a large selection of beer that is brewed onsite, and a full menu of delicious pub food. The stuffed Avocado Bombs have quickly gained notoriety for their combination of unique presentation and great flavor.
Try the Whispering Pine IPA for a smooth, “medium-bodied” beer that has emerged as a favorite. The Onyx Summit Black IPA, Rollin Out The Pumkin’, Sidewinder Red Ale, Ode to Winslow Chocolate Porter, and Barely Legal Honey Blonde are just a few of their other staple brews.
Saucy Mama’s Pizzeria
There’s an old-school ambiance with the fun and flair of a newer pizza joint at Saucy Mama’s. The pizza here is from a recipe that has been passed down from great grandma, the original Saucy Mama. Sauces and dough are made from scratch daily, so your pizza is always going to taste fresh. Saucy Mama’s is also the only hand-tossed pizza restaurant in Big Bear – this is the spot for pie lovers.
In addition to delicious pizza, there’s also beer and wine served at Saucy Mama’s. They want you to unwind after a long day on the slopes. What better way to do so than to dive into a pizza on the patio with a glass of craft beer on the side?
The Peppercorn Grille is a more elegant, classy option for enjoying a hearty meal near Big Bear. This is the place to go if you’re looking for a peaceful, quiet dinner after a day on the slopes. The Peppercorn Grille has a beautiful dining room with several private booths. There are also tables that offer great views of Big Bear Village. The heated patio is a popular place to enjoy a glass of wine and watch all that goes on outside. Accompany your wine with a Ribeye steak for the full Peppercorn Grille experience.