One of our favorite parts of seeing new visitors explore Big Bear during the winter is their reactions to the many restaurants in town. There are several places where you can find a delicious and hot meal while it is cold outside. Take a look at some of our favorite Big Bear best restaurants:
Teddy Bear Restaurant
Do not let the name fool you. Teddy Bear Restaurant is a delicious eatery that specializes in all of your favorite American comfort food. Start your day off with a giant plate of breakfast comfort food such as pancakes, French toast, eggs, and more. Fresh pots of coffee are always waiting for you. For lunch and dinner, the menu expands even further for big portions of burgers, sandwiches, and a few classic entrees. Don’t forget to grab a slice of Teddy Bear Restaurant’s signature pies while you visit. This restaurant can be found at 583 Pine Knot Ave and is open daily from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Another local favorite is the rustic Oakside restaurant here in Big Bear. This casual restaurant features indoor and outdoor seating. Oakside also specializes in classic American cuisine with big portions. Local favorites include the mac ‘n’ cheese, burgers, and more. Oaksie is a popular late-night destination too with their full-service bar. Grab your favorite cocktail or order a craft brew from one of Southern California’s breweries. Oakside is located at 40701 Village Dr and is open from 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Local tip: Sit at the bar for fast service during busy hours!
Captain’s Anchorage Restaurant and Bar
Grab a delicious cut of steak or a bowl of chowder from local favorite Captain Anchorage’s Restaurant and Bar. This restaurant is designed like a 1947 lodge and features a delicious selection of seafood. The salad bar offers plenty of leafy greens for you to pick from too. Captain Anchorage’s is located at 42148 Moonridge Way and is open daily from 3:30 PM to 8:00 PM and until 9:00 PM on Friday and Saturday.
Big Bear Best Restaurants
These are just a few of the many tasty restaurants you can find here in Big Bear. Currently, due to COVID-19 restrictions, Big Bear best restaurants are open for take-out only, but we hope you’ll be able to visit in person soon! Prepare for your winter journey by finding the perfect vacation rental for your stay. Our great properties will keep you warm and comfortable during your stay in Big Bear.