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Peppercorn Grille

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553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
+1 909-866-5405
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Italian, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the nicest restaurants in the village. We were greeted by Paula. She was super friendly and very accommodating to us and our dogs. The spinach ravioli was delicious. Tge peanut butter pie was very good. Nice patio. Good prices and service.

Thank Christy D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had lunch here for the second time. The hostess was very nice and seated us on the patio. The service was O.K., and the food was O.K. I think they need to pay a little more attention to flavor and spice, I think it was...More

Thank Timothy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to Big Bear close to 40 years. When the Iron Squirrel closed there was a void in fine dining. We have been enjoying the Peppercorn for years. Great food choices in a nice environment. Staff is friendly too.

Thank Cape-SoCal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, perfect place to talk and eat.. very relaxing ambiance. Courteous waiters, quick movement.. Their cheese pizza is delicious!!

Thank Weiss W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The family had an amazing dinner and the staff was friendly & attentive. I had a macadamian nut crusted halibut and veggies, and husband had shrimp, it was all delicious. Kids had veggie pasta & lobster raviolis and loved them.

1  Thank Cassitini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the center of Big Bear Village, Peppercorn Grille stands out in quality and service. We arrived a few minutes early, which was good given the parking prolem in the center of the Village at prime dinner hour, for our dinner reservation and we...More

1  Thank caneguy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely birthday dinner for my mother. The restaurant is beautiful and well appointed. The menu offers lot of fun things to choose from and be sure to check out the speciality cocktails. The raspberry cosmopolitan was fabulous. Entrees enjoyed were the lobster,...More

1  Thank littlemomma_1955
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We have been in Big Bear Lake for many years and sadly I can say we never had a chance of a good meal in restaurants. This time we checked Tripadvisor first. Thank you, Tripadvisor contributors! It was excellent! The restaurant has a very cosy...More

1  Thank LATraveller_12
Reviewed February 26, 2018

Came here for dinner and had a reservation. The ambience is warm and welcoming, We were seated in a timely manner, but after ordering our food it took a looong time to be served. Warm spinach salad was not warm at all, and it looked...More

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Restaurant was busy which is always a good sign. We received a friendly welcome and did not have to wait long for a table. Pleasant and efficient service plus delicious food which was nicely presented. We shall be pleased to recommend the Peppercorn - and...More

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James Y
October 3, 2016|
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Response from Gogs42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a wine list and from memory it was very good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (Stone Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region  >  Big Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 909-866-5405
  • E-mail
Come in and see why the Peppercorn Grille has become a local favorite. We offer the largest and most versatile menu in Big Bear. Choose from Certified Angus Beef, Seafood, Chicken, Pasta, Specialty Salads, Brick Oven Baked Pizza and more. All soups, bread and fabulous desserts are prepared fresh daily. Enjoy dining in our cozy intimate dining room or on our heated patio, street-side in 'The Village.' We offer an extensive wine list and cocktails. Come and experience the finest in dining Big Bear has to offer.
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