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The Forks Resort

39150 Road 222, Bass Lake, CA 93604-9752
+1 559-642-3737
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (35 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (9 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Fast food, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
39150 Road 222, Bass Lake, CA 93604-9752
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were sightseeing around Bass Lake and stopped at The Forks Resort for a late breakfast, but they had stopped serving 5 min before we got there, so it was an ok Burger in their very nice outside dining area, that allowed us to have...More

Thank jams1
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Great food terrific service from the moment we got there. They were very hospitable making sure we had the right place for us. Super helpful in every way. We are already thinking about coming back and staying again very pleasant relaxing with all the amenities...More

Thank Rodger L
forks27, Owner at The Forks Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you Roger. Looking forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 26 September 2017

If you're close by make sure you pop in for some good. The portions are huge - you could definitely share burger and chips and prices are good too

Thank Meganlleigh
forks27, Owner at The Forks Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you Megan for taking the time to write such a nice review. Hope to see you again should your travels bring you this way.

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Very calm and relaxing place. We rented suites #6 & #7. Except for the long flight of stairs to get to out cabins, that was not fun. I liked that the staff pretty much left us alone. However the few encounters I did have with...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Closed during the winter months but opens in March. Forks offers boating, jet skis, knick knacks and best of all good food. Both in the restaurant and the outside patio (which is now dog friendly). When it opens, you know the tourist season is upon...More

Thank Larry L
Reviewed 22 July 2017

While staying here we had our dinner each night for 4 nights. Has I said in the hotel review the limited menu was very good. We had different things each night. Burgers were very good. All thought the restaurant fairly small there was plenty space...More

Thank DecerningLondon
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We weren't even seated or talked to for over 10 minutes. Wayyy over priced. Average food... The WORST customer service I've ever experienced. My husband had to go refill our drinks because the staff couldn't be bothered. Another woman from another table got up brought...More

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We stayed at Bass lake for a few nights, and our friend (who lives here) recommended we have breakfast here. For $7.50 I got a fluffy pancake as big as a dinner plate, a scrambled egg and a strip of bacon. I'm not a HUGE...More

Thank Foodiewife
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We came to have breakfast here and sat outside looking at the lake. They also had tables inside the building as well. Waiter was great, very attentive.The pancakes were humongous, a three stack was $7.50 and we could not finish them. Combo special with eggs,...More

Thank Eva P
forks27, Owner at The Forks Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Glad you enjoyed your breakfast and thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. Come see us again soon.

Reviewed 25 May 2017

The Forks has the best hamburgers, and is an old time mountain lake diner and bait shop, with a marina and boat rentals too. On the other side of Bass Lake, The Pines holds it down for the fancier resort crowd. The Forks is down...More

Thank Brooke O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 8
American, Fast food, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39150 Road 222, Bass Lake, CA 93604-9752
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bass Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 559-642-3737
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Friendly family fun in a 50 diner setting. Home of the famous "Forks Burger". Patio dining available. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Homemade Chili, soups, & dressings. Hand dipped Malts and Shakes. Family owned and operated for over 70 years. Cabin rentals, boat rental and the best selection of Bass Lake souvenirs.
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