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Grizzly Manor Cafe

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American, Cafe, Diner
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41268 Big Bear Blvd, CA 92315
+1 909-866-6226
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Atlanta, Georgia
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Grizzly Manor Cafe on Sunday morning on our way out of town back to LA. The food was good and Huge. The portions are unreal. The cafe is TINY and very shabby but the food was worth the 45 min wait.

Thank fbell4u
Huntington Beach, CA
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You'll see the people all waiting to get in.... it's worth the wait! Excellent food, huge portions, funny/friendly staff. It's very busy, this is not your cozy, secluded seating plan. The cook is funny! Don't miss this one!

Thank Siameseldy
San Diego, California
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130 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

Grizzly Bear Manor is a tiny eatery is known for its hefty portions of classic American breakfast fare. It is a great place to start your day! It is open from 6am-2pm—come early! If the restaurant is full, write your name down on the list and wait outside. Recommended!

Thank Susie1028
San Diego, California
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96 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2017

First time I EVER had back to back meals at the #1 and #2 places and did this in BIG Bear! GO figure it was my 60th birthday. Ordered the Grizzly bear breakfast meal - had the leftover biscuits 2 days later at home- had happy birthday sung to me and didn't have to blow on any candles. Even the... More 

Thank Mccaf
Coronado, California
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210 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

This was absolutely amazing, best breakfast in Bear, maybe anywhere! This was absolutely perfect, the wait staff os the best, never drop the dime, and the cook, man, it's amazing the speed and perfecr level he works at. Eating here is a family experience and we can't wait to do whatever line to do it again! The Blue Berry Pancakes... More 

Thank Dany Z
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74 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

We arrived on a Friday at 9:30am and had to wait 15 min in 26 degree weather. Worth the wait. It was so good. The pancakes are larger than some pizzas! The other food is amazing as well! Will return. Neat atmosphere and fun staff.

Thank Stebdawgf3
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

Really small inside. We arrived at 6:45 am when there were still plenty of tables open. Our cook/waiter was super nice and entertaining to watch as he cooked in the tiny kitchen. Had fun reading the business cards, notes and stickers on the wall. Food was great.

1 Thank Lydia J
Laguna Hills, California
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64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

This little hole in the wall is easy to miss, but it's an old-fashioned hearty breakfast place that delivers just what you want for a great start to the day. We had biscuits and gravy and it was fresh, with their handmade signature sausage, which was delicious. My partner had eggs and they were delicious, too.

Thank Margo M
Apple Valley, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

This place is small but popular. Huge food portions and usually a wait for table because it doesn't have large occupancy. At home feeling with staff and delicious food. The pancakes are as big as a plate!!

Thank teabee34
Long Beach, CA
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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

We ate here sometime ago, but NOTHING has changed.....for the better. We got lucky and got here early and missed the crowds. You probably will not get any decorating ideas here, but great fun to look around. We ordered "The Polar Bear" Lucky for us we knew to split the order. The food is fantastic and servers Christian and Janelle... More 

Thank rjhaardvark

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $12
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41268 Big Bear Blvd, CA 92315
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region
  • Phone Number: +1 909-866-6226

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