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Grizzly Manor Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
American, Cafe, Diner
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41268 Big Bear Blvd, CA 92315
+1 909-866-6226
06:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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Coronado, California
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210 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 December 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 28 November 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 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 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 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 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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87 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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831 reviews
415 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 907 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

my partner and I called for breakfast while on a road trip. you wait outside as very very busy on a morning, then they call you in. very busy inside, quirky and lots going on. service quick, staff very friendly. food was just ok for me. I ordered biscuits and gravy, ive had better. my partners had a grill. he... More 

Thank enncle
St Andrews
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

No complaints with the taste of the food at Grizzly Manor. My only complaint is there is isn't a childrens menu, my 2 children shared a breakfast yet there was still a lot of waste (my pet hate.) Whilst i appreciate they are famous for there large pancakes try throwing a few smaller ones in as well.

Thank rh56StAndrews
Austin, Texas
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Went to Big Bear for a day trip and we had to stop at this place.. its small and there's always a line bc of it.. But once you're in its all good.. I HAD to get one of the biggest pancakes ever seen.. JUST ONE and I only finished half.. The Wait staff were so helpful and friendly.. They... More 

Thank Mevette
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102 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We are never disappointed in our breakfast here. The servings are so large we share and still have leftovers. Blueberry pancake, bigger than your plate. The service is good and the wait staff are comical. We didn't have to wait today. Also learned that if we went yesterday, on Tuesday, we could have received a 20% discount because we are... More 

Thank Sheila1112

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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
US$5 - US$12
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
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?