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The Pines Lakefront

350 Alden Rd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
+1 909-866-5400
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“venison” (7 reviews)
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
350 Alden Rd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely experience. Service was amazing. Full bar, unique appetizers (we had artichoke hearts with melted mozzarella), delicious mixed greens salads. Hubby had mahi mahi and raved. I had boneless short ribs which were tasty. Hubby loved his garlic mashed potatoes but I preferred...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the 3rd time I tried to go to this place and it's been closed. They advertise in all the local tourist guides but once u get there it's closed

Thank ReneeGrandieri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Holidays or not this is always a wonderful place for date night, family dinner, or Sunday Bloody Mary brunch.

Thank Alisa D
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This past Christmas holiday, we were visited by our son and fiancée. While here, they decided to get married and hurriedly looked for an appropriate venue. Although we dine at The Pines several times a year with guests, I was unaware that the owners Jerry...More

Thank Stan W
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

I was very excited to eat here after reading the menu offerings including venison, elk, boar, and duck!! My wife and I decided on The Pines for dinner for our first night at the lake. We had two apps, the sautéed mushrooms and a special...More

Thank Afossani
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We came here for Christmas Dinner. The first time we had been there. Nice atmosphere inside and nice view of lake. The service was friendly and quick. Salads and bread were delicious. I received my lobster first. My husbands and another guest order was wrong...More

Thank eydie68
Reviewed 16 December 2017

The service was excellent. Te wine list was extensive with many by the glass options. While the view wasn't the greatest last night - it was dark, we've been there in the summer when the sun sets much later over their great lake view. The...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We went for a couple of reasons and the first one was primarily the exotic menu. Second was the location. We ordered wild boar, venison, duck & elk. All delicious and we were not let down.

Thank diverdownfbh
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Good location on Big Bear Lake. The food was very good the waitress was attentive. We would definitely go again

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We could not have chosen a better local place to celebrate our special anniversary! Excellent, attentive service, great atmosphere with soft music playing in the background! Fabulous food! Loved the Oysters Rockefeller! Delightful salad & bread, plus a fantastic French Onion soup! Best Beef Wellington...More

Thank PRR2u
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Questions & Answers
1 July 2017|
Response from arlene821 | Reviewed this property |
The fireworks are over the lake, so any restaurant with a lake view should be nice.
23 June 2017|
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Response from Carol W | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Heartkrazy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very family friendly!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Alden Rd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region  >  Big Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 909-866-5400
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