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Typical Shopping area

The Pine Knot Village area is what I would call a typical touristy type of shopping area. There... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ebtide73
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Palm Desert, California
Take a walk on the wild side

Things have changed since vacationing in Big Bear over 30 yrs. ago. There are still the souvenir... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
385eileenz
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Pine Knot Village area is what I would call a typical touristy type of shopping area. There were a lot of Big Bear logoed items for sale.

Thank ebtide73
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Things have changed since vacationing in Big Bear over 30 yrs. ago. There are still the souvenir shops you would expect to find but the additional restaurants with outside seating and the newer movie theatre showing 3 different films has livened up the three blocks...More

1  Thank 385eileenz
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Reviewed March 13, 2018

At Pine Knot Village, you’ll find a medley of restaurants and a wide variety of shops... something for everybody. They even have a movie theater. If your timings right, you’ll be in town for the weekly Farmers Market where local venders and artists exhibit and...More

1  Thank Irene C
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Pine Knot Village is the heart of the city. It has all the restaurants and bars to give you a great variety to choose from and several shops to wander through. While it is not a huge area it was nice to visit and kill...More

1  Thank xhighjumper
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Reviewed February 15, 2018

Everything you are looking for you will find here. With all the shops,restaurants, bars, and candy you could spend all day with the family here.

Thank Javier T
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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

We had lots of fun exploring Pine Knot Village located in the heart of Big Bear Lake which offered shops, restaurants, coffee shops, tea houses and much more. A notable restaurant to accentuate the adventure is the Himalayan restaurant offering Nepalese and Tibetan food- delicious!...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

This is where the majority of tourist shops are located. There are also a number of restaurants and bars with plenty of street and public parking available. We went when it was snowing and a lot of the shops were closed, so keep that in...More

Thank Stacy A
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

Lots of shops plenty of choices for food movie theater and also there is a venue for concerts. the Candy store was a favorite.

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

This is "downtown" Big Bear. The number of shops and restaurants has almost doubled in the last 10 years, and appears to be attracting more patrons from the LA Basin. Parking can be tough, but can still be had if you're willing to park a...More

Thank Chris Q
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Reviewed July 2, 2017

Nice shops and interesting places to eat. At night, several nightclubs are very lively for those so inclined.

Thank stevebooker
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