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Big Bear Mountain Brewery

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
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40260 Big Bear Blvd, CA 92315
+1 909-866-2337
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in on a Friday afternoon, just passing through town. It ended up being just what I was hoping. The staff was warm and attentive. The bar is, well, quaint. It's small, lots of wood, and lots of bar signs. There was a guy playing acoustic guitar and singing some classic rock (60s). I loved it.

Thank Mike M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

For those of you who visited Big Bear Mountain Brewery I'd like to say THANK YOU very much for your patronage! We now have new much more qualified management, staff, experienced cooks & servers with collectively over 60 years of service in the restaurant industry. We still offer handcrafted Brews, a fresh new menu that also includes the favorites from... More 

Thank Lil W
Canberra, Australia
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

What does an Aussie do when the recommended pie and cupcake places in Big Bear are closed? He zooms in on the closest pub! We'd noticed this place on our way in, so called in on our way out. It's a really cool and funky pub, no airs and graces, just a few tables, a couple of lounge chairs and... More 

Thank Rickapoodlie
Kennewick, Washington
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552 reviews
333 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This little place serves up some pretty decent beer and passable pub food. We were there on a Sunday afternoon and they had some live music too. Sports on the TV in the corner. Happy staff. A pleasant little joint.

Thank OutdoorBoomer
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Pros - Great local beer - Cool looking bar inside Cons -Absolutely the worst service One server - brown haired girl - was just shy of openly hostile in dealing with patrons. We were sitting on the patio and ignored completely after asking for help a few times. And not just us, the table next to us was having a... More 

Thank patprz2016
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

We went with our extended family of 10 people and had great friendly service. The food was very good with HUGE portions. The beer was also excellent. It was so good that we went twice.

Thank Bruce W
San Diego, CA
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46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

In all honesty, the only reason that we went here was to buy a Pint glass that said Big Bear. I liked their logo better than the other brewery in the village. After hiking a little on the PCT, we were hungry, so we decided that it would be a reasonable to have lunch there. We both ordered flights, which... More 

Thank mlbmickey
Big Bear Lake, California
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147 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

New restaurant to Big Bear. Great food and fun bar. Has downstairs and upstairs bar. On weekends there is a wait. Go early

Thank Kathy L
Townville, South Carolina
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455 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

The place has a lot of character. It is a very friendly bar/restaurant with excellent food. The Chili was the best I have had in California. The service was quick and the prices reasonable.

Thank cjd
Sierra Madre, California
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152 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

I went in today for a beer. After 10+ minutes of waiting at the bar and being ignored, I left. It wasn't even busy. I wanted to try this even though I had been warned by the locals of the bad service. Oh well, won't go there again.

Thank Laura H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40260 Big Bear Blvd, CA 92315
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region
  • Phone Number: +1 909-866-2337

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?