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Peppercorn Grille

553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
+1 909-866-5405
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (56 reviews)
“clam chowder” (21 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
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Italian, American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently dined at Peppercorn Grill. We decided to eat inside, and were impressed at the attentiveness of the staff. I ordered the capellini with chicken and my husband had the seafood bouillabaisse. Portions were generous and I had enough left over to take for...More

Thank jen829
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this place twice. This was one of the best customer service experiences we have ever had. Everyone was very gracious and accommodating. The decor was very pleasant. The food was good but not great because some of the dishes we had were...More

Thank Elizabethfirst
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best customer service experiences we have ever had at any restaurant ever! A huge plus as we were celebrating our anniversary. The hostess was the best I have ever encountered at any restaurant! Our waitress and wait staff were great as well....More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a lovely dinner here, with friendly staff and a great atmosphere. It came highly recommended and did not disappoint us!

Thank Thomas R L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is situated in The Village of Big Bear. It is more expensive than a lot of the other resturants we visited, but the food was amazing! My house salad had an amazing ranch dressing on it. My entree was the spinich and ricotta...More

Thank 508marissar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here a couple of times and were impressed with the food and the service. The restaurant is located on Pine Knot avenue, right in the middle of everything. They have an outside dining area equipped with the heat lamps if you choose...More

Thank tank22017
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We came with 4 kids, and although I think it is not very child orientated, they did everything to make us comfortable. the people around us were friendly about the kids, so were the staff. A kids menu would be great though!

Thank DoRina212
Reviewed 16 May 2017

While in Big Bear this weekend, my mother and I decided to have lunch here. The place looked cute from the outside, with a little enclosed patio. We were seated at a nice table and both ordered salads. I had the spinach salad with warm...More

Thank GermaicanSpiceGirl
Reviewed 12 May 2017

had our best meal at the peppercorn in a Californian road trip in may, a very well run restaurant, excellent steak inc salad and soup, at fair price, strongly recommend only wished we lived in big bear would eat there every week, thank you all...More

Thank blundell_john
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This restaurant hasn't changed in the last 10 years. The food is good while unremarkable, with the prices are comparatively high. Service can be more attentive to dispelled the rumor that you are there for their benefit not yours.

Thank Steve B
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Wine list selections?
3 October 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
US$10 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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