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Lake Cuyamaca Restaurant

15027 Highway 79, Julian, CA 92036-9530
+1 760-765-0700
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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15027 Highway 79, Julian, CA 92036-9530
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right at the boat docks and parking. Quaint with a pretty big menu. We ordered the cob salad - huge with good salad dressing. We also had the catfish with breaded french fries. Soft drinks, wine and beer. The sandwiches are big and the greens...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a very delicious lunch at this great little restaurant during our last visit to the Julian area. We were greeted and seated out on the deck as soon as we arrived. Our waitress provided excellent service and the food was top notch with ample...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The food is good, but a little on the high side $$. We've been there a few times. Last time we made a reservation, and asked for a certain table. When we got there the table was taken and we told them we had made...More

Thank carl j
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We visited it on 16th of the instant.Food we placed order was nice.One more thing was attracted me the lake behind the resturant .We sat in the balcony behind it while having our breakfast and enjoied the view of the lake.Many were fishing in the...More

Thank 2,013,436
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This rustic restaurant is located just above the lake and we tried it for breakfast. It was great. Bisects and gravy were excellent. Also the omelets with super hash browns. Dogs are permitted on the outside parch overlooking the lake.

Thank Pilotusn
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Sorry to say I would rate this as average but the high prices bump it to poor for me. Some items seemed made the day before and reheated in the microwave, which made the crust the on the pot pie chewy and the potato skins...More

Thank scooterdu
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

It's wonderful to dine at this lake front restaurant. The menu is simple and whatever you order it's prepared with the utmost flavor of a home cooked meal. I am very happy and satisfied.

Thank Gentry S
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Food was nicely prepared, waitress was friendly. Toast was excellent - seemed like home made bread. Nice view of the lake and interesting old photos on the walls.

Thank sjmilleraz
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were on a hiking/camping trip without an itinerary this past week in Southern California. Our first stop was Anza Borrego and it was very hot. We went past this little restaurant on the way back and decided to stop. We ended up staying in...More

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We went to Anza Borrego for a day hike, on the way back to San Diego we were a bit tired and didn´t want to eat in busy Julian so we drive past it hoping to find someplace to eat. I have to say we...More

Thank Armando N
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15027 Highway 79, Julian, CA 92036-9530
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Julian
  • Phone Number: +1 760-765-0700
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