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Black Diamond Tavern

42172 Moonridge Road, Big Bear Lake, CA
+1 909-366-0871
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42172 Moonridge Road, Big Bear Lake, CA
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely great service as in super friendly and competent. It’s a bar restaurant so it is a bit noisy. A negative was how chilly it was inside. We ended up eating with our winter coats on. We ate from the appetizer menu. I had the...More

Thank SMB4_1958
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place just off the beaten path of the main highway in Big Bear. It's got a nice bar and large eating areas and clean, inviting atmosphere. The menu choices are varied so there is something for everyone, not boring, run-of-the-mill. Some...More

Thank Laurie L
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We always enjoy the diverse menu and delicious meals we have there, and the staff is super knowledgeable and always very friendly which makes for an enjoyable evening every time we visit.

Thank Dionne O
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Was here recently (in Moonridge) for a crafting weekend and we decided to venture out one night for a yummy dinner. We headed over to Black Diamond Tavern because some of the girls we were traveling with had remembered it fondly. We were NOT disappointed!!...More

Thank fyremaven
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We liked the live music - nice touch. The food is good, if expensive for what it is. A good variety of food and drink.

1  Thank michael_from_canada
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Sadly, we can't speak to the food or decor. We made a reservation about one month before our family trip to Big Bear -- celebrating my Dad's 70th birthday. With 11 people in our group, we planned ahead. When we arrived, they were closed. We...More

Thank seattlefamilytravels
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Came in during the day for a late lunch. We ordered the calamari and it was delicious. Their house sauces are amazing. Service was great and smooth

Thank Cberry18
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We stopped in for some food while in Big Bear. The food was delicious and the service was great. We will be visiting again any time we are in Big Bear. Everyone in our party was satisfied.

Thank kimrn83
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I found this spot while working in Big Bear for the week. Great food and great service. I went back 3 times.. couldn't get enough! Try the filet..

Thank DGoodman76
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I make it a point to stop in here for some great food when we come to visit a couple times a year. The bar staff is great, very personable. The manager, Jessica, went out of her way to strike up conversation...More

Thank rachkosakowski
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Joaquin D
29 October 2017|
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Response from eddydctx | Reviewed this property |
I agree, not really kid friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42172 Moonridge Road, Big Bear Lake, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region  >  Big Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 909-366-0871
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Black Diamond Tavern offers contemporary, American cuisine in a mountain approachable setting. With a bar, lounge and community table for casual dining and a fireplace framed dining room set with booths, Black Diamond can provide a range of experiences from intimate dining to a more interactive, social environment. Black Diamond provides weekend live entertainment along with 7 day a week happy hour from 3-6.30pm.
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