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North Shore Cafe

39226 N Shore Dr, Fawnskin, CA 92333
+1 909-866-5879
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“french toast” (8 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39226 N Shore Dr, Fawnskin, CA 92333
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Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

North Shore was delicious. We went to a couple of restaurants at B B. This by far was the best one. Friendly and fast service and the food was great! !!!. You could tell this was made by a professional chef!!! Our server was very...More

1  Thank Miriam M
Reviewed July 12, 2014

I have frequented most of the restaurants in Big Bear since building a home in 1980, and especially since retiring in 2009. I think Barbara and Richard Ortiz have created a dynasty, having employed the best waitresses and staff members. It is all about the...More

1  Thank Carol W
Reviewed July 12, 2014

Delicious food prepared by a chef. Interesting and tasty flavor combos, large portions and friendly staff. Very small, worth a drive!

1  Thank JacqB
Reviewed June 2, 2014

I had read some reviews and wanted to try this place during our stay in Big Bear Lake. Even though we were staying on the other side of the lake it was worth the 15 minute drive to come here. It was a cool sunny...More

1  Thank Terry M
Reviewed May 4, 2014

I have eaten here many times and never been disappointed. My favorite breakfast is "Joe's Special" a ground beef, spinach, mushroom delight. Seating is a little limited but they have lots of parking. My understanding is that the chef is professionally trained and just decided...More

Thank JimDodgen
Reviewed March 26, 2014

In the middle of Fawnskin sits a jewel. The North Shore Cafe consistently provides a quality meal with outstanding service. This is a place we often go for a special occasion. Be aware it is not a large restaurant and indoor seating is limited so...More

Thank paul s
Reviewed March 25, 2014

My husband and I went here for lunch a few weeks ago and had a great meal. We were sent here on a recommendation of a local, as a place that they love. I ordered a turkey burger that was dripping with grilled onions and...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed February 19, 2014

This place is probably the best fin dining resturant on the mountain! The food and service was fantastic. Several nice specials listed, But I opted to get the Angus serlion, which was cooked to perfection. The soup that came with my dinner was without a...More

1  Thank Charles R
Reviewed January 5, 2014

We called by for a light lunch on our way back to LA from Big Bear. We smiled the whole way through. We only had the Artichoke and bacon melt and the Pastrami melt (with great sides of tabbouleh salad and curried sweet potato soup),...More

1  Thank foodie16
Reviewed January 5, 2014

We really enjoyed the menu selection and the location of this restaurant. The cauliflower/orange soup, an interesting combination, was fantastic. Another unique selection we ordered was the strawberry turnover...totally worth the calories! We were told this is currently the only restaurant in Fawnskin and are...More

1  Thank NativeSoCalif
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July 20, 2015|
Response from northshorecafe | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your inquiry. Please visit our website to check our hours. Our phone system seems to be out of order (weather-related?) and we cannot turn on the answering service which conveys our hours. My apologies... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39226 N Shore Dr, Fawnskin, CA 92333
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region  >  Fawnskin
  • Phone Number: +1 909-866-5879
  • E-mail
Scratch restaurant well known for freshly prepared food with quality ingredients. Indoor and outside patio seating. Menus are available on the restaurant website.
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