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Cute little village

This vilalge is very small but beautiful as well. All the buildings and shops look thematic. It is... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Torrance, California
Nice Walk

Nice walk and nice shops. Sad to see so many shops have closed since last year. After visiting the... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
Thousand Oaks, California
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

This cool and refreshing little town is a nice escape from the "big city." It seems a bit pricey these days, but maybe everything is?

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank califcasl
Reviewed August 26, 2018

This vilalge is very small but beautiful as well. All the buildings and shops look thematic. It is a good place to walk around. It is difficult to arrange a spot for street parking, but there are a decent number of spaces at public lots.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Nice walk and nice shops. Sad to see so many shops have closed since last year. After visiting the shops took a stroll to Pine Knott Marina.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank BlackRoseCher
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We initially decided to tour the village to find a restaurant for lunch...we found Jasper’s BBQ but that is for another review. But Main Street was pleasant...walking around...stopping in shops...finding Christmas ornaments...ice cream... We were lucky, but parking can be an issue. Because of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tahoe2
Reviewed June 30, 2018

The main street is not pedestrianized bythere is ample room on the side walks. There are also plenty of restaurants, ice cream parlors and other entertainment options. There are also plenty of gaudy souvenir shops which are probably best avoided. Otherwise come in as a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank vincemc
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Stroll up and down the Village streets, get a bite to eat, enjoy live entertainment, or just sit and people watch! Plenty of parking in the near by parking lots.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Diane J
Reviewed June 14, 2018

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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ebtide73
Reviewed June 4, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank 385eileenz
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

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Irene C
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

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank xhighjumper
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