Lake Arrowhead welcomes residents and visitors for shopping and dining in a charming, European-inspired atmosphere. Dining choices include Mexican cantinas, classic American steak and prime rib dinners, and casual stops for snacks, coffee, and ice cream. Gourmet coffee and healthy sandwiches are easy to find in European cafes in the village. New American features on the menu at several area lodges. Entrees here include fresh fish, chicken, soups, and salads. Families hungry after a day on the lake in the summer or on the snowy slopes in the winter can enjoy Italian food from local pizza joints. Lake Arrowhead offers dining choices from charming outdoor cafes to fun places for a quick bite or a scrumptious dessert. No matter what type of dining you’re craving, you’ll find plenty of selections to savor at Lake Arrowhead! Here are some of the top restaurants in Lake Arrowhead.
Visit the Top Restaurants in Lake Arrowhead
Ascension Wine Cellars
Ascension Wine Cellars is a premium, boutique winery specializing in barrel-select, handcrafted Rhône and Bordeaux-style wines from Paso Robles, one of the premier growing regions on the Central Coast of California. Their love of French Rhône and Bordeaux wines influence every wine they craft. They believe in a light-handed approach to winemaking, allowing the true typicity of each varietal and the terroir of the beautiful Paso Robles fruit to shine through as the star. They believe their style preserves and highlights the wine’s link to its place of origin. Moreover, they are proud that the grapes they source come from organic or SIP Certified, sustainably farmed vineyards. To learn more about Ascension Wine Cellars, visit their website. Visit Ascension Wine Cellars at 1300 Pioneer St Ste D, Brea, CA 92821.
Belgian Waffle Works
Belgian Waffle Works is a family owned and operated restaurant, serving Lake Arrowhead for over 35 years. Located in the Lake Arrowhead Village, Belgian Waffle Works is a delicious breakfast and lunch spot. Their menu features 17 specialty waffles, and has a wide selection for lunch items. Enjoy beautiful views of Lake Arrowhead and amazing food all at once! To learn more about Belgian Waffle Works or view their breakfast and lunch menus, visit their website. Make sure to visit Belgian Waffle Works at 28200 Highway 189, Ste e150, Lake Arrowhead, 92352, during your stay in Lake Arrowhead!
Bill’s Villager is one of the top restaurants in Lake Arrowhead. Bill and Linda Miller have been working in the hospitality business together since 1972. In July 2001, the Millers purchased the business the Villager Coffee Shop, which they renamed to Bill’s Villager Coffee Shop. After 13 years, they changed the name to Bill’s Villager. Bill’s Villager serves delicious meals all day long. Not only do they serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner, they also have several specials as well. These specials include prime rib dinners, taco tuesday, and more. To learn more about Bill’s Villager, see their menus or view their specials, visit their website. If you’re looking for an experience with attentive service and a friendly atmosphere, be sure to stop by Bill’s Villager. Bill’s Villager is located at 27195 Hwy 189, Blue Jay, CA 92317.
Cedar Glen Malt Shop
Cedar Glen Malt Shop is also amongst the top restaurants in Lake Arrowhead. If you’re looking for a traditional American meal, Cedar Glen Malt Shop is the place for you. They’ve been serving families traditional burgers since 1946. Who doesn’t love a great burger, fries, and malt? Popular dishes here include the Low Rider Burger, the Bacon Cheeseburger, and the Banana Split. Be sure to visit Cedar Glen Malt Shop at 29125 Hook Creek Rd, Cedar Glen, CA 92321.
Dogwood Tavern has a warm and inviting atmosphere that feels like a home away from home. Its rustic-cabin decor with stylish modern touches offers a cozy mountain vibe like nowhere else in town. Rack up a friendly game of pool, grab a partner, and battle it out on our retro arcade games. Moreover, you can nosh on delicious appetizers and gourmet pub grub late into the night. In addition, you can sip on the best cocktails on the mountain or try our latest craft brews on draft. For those of you who love to sing, Thursday night features Karaoke with Maegan. Furthermore, Dogwood Tavern has several fun nights for visitors to enjoy live bands, DJs, karaoke, and more. Be sure to check out their website for more information. Dogwood Tavern is located in Blue Jay at 27187 Hwy 18, Blue Jay, CA 92317.
Hortencia’s at The Cliffhanger
Hortencia’s at The Cliffhanger is an authentic Mexican Grill with an amazing view of the Rim of the World. Popular dishes include lobster tacos, wet burritos, chile relleno, and steak fajitas. Enjoy the surreal scenery of the San Bernardino Mountains while sipping on a cold beer. Hortencia’s at The Cliffhanger is located at 25187 CA-18, Crestline, CA 92325.
Hotshots Coffee House
Hotshots Coffee House is a truly unique cafe, located in the little town of Blue Jay, in the beautiful San Bernardino National Forest. Since its opening in 2011, Hotshots Coffee House has been serving coffee, tea, sandwiches, pizza, salads, and fresh baked goods. Visit Hotshots Coffee House at 27212 Hwy 189, Blue Jay, CA 92317 and enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Jensen’s Finest Foods
Jensen’s Finest Foods is a family owned and operated market. It’s a favorite destination for specialty foods, homemade baked goods, and the finest freshest meats, seafood, and produce. Moreover, Jensen’s has special events for visitors. These include beer sampling, wine tastings, and even gingerbread house making. For more information, visit Jensen’s website. Jensen’s is located at 27264 State Hwy189, Blue Jay, CA 92317.
Lou Eddie’s Pizza
Lou Eddie’s Pizza is amongst the top restaurants in Skyforest. Savor fire-roasted artisan pizza selections, and fresh gourmet salads, using only the finest locally sourced ingredients. Moreover, their pizza chefs will proudly offer you the best pizza on the mountain. Lou Eddie’s Pizza is located just 5 miles from Lake Arrowhead Village at 28561 Hwy 189, Skyforest, CA 92385. For more information or to view their menus, visit the Lou Eddie’s Pizza website.
Papagayos Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
Papagayos Mexican Restaurant & Cantina is a fun, family-friendly full service establishment, located in the Lake Arrowhead Village. This business has been family run since 1983. Moreover, the lakeside patio and cantina was added in 2006, and has since become a summer favorite amongst visitors. Papagayos has a large menu with a variety of delicious Mexican cuisine. From tacos, enchiladas, and fajitas, to nachos, mexican pizza, and margaritas, Papagayos is one of the top restaurants in Lake Arrowhead. To find out more information about Papagayos, or to view their menus, visit the Papagayos website. Papagayos is located at 28200 CA Hwy 189, Suite P-100, Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352.
RBs Steak House
RBs Steak House is a great lunch or dinner option in Lake Arrowhead. Moreover, RBs Steak House specializes in steak, chicken, seafood, burgers, and more. To view their menu, visit their Facebook page. RBs Steak House is located at 29020 Oak Terrace, Cedar Glen, CA 92321.
Rosalva’s Authentic Mexican Food
Rosalva’s Authentic Mexican Food is another amazing Mexican food restaurant in Skyforest. Popular dishes include lobster tacos, fajitas, chile relleno, fish tacos, and cheese enchiladas. Enjoy your meal with one of Rosalva’s special Cadillac Margaritas. Moreover, Rosalva’s offers outdoor dining options for visitors. Rosalva’s Authentic Mexican Food is located at 28575 Hwy 18, Sky Forest, CA 92385.
Santiago’s Taco Shop
Santiago’s Taco Shop offers fresh, fast, Mexican food, made from scratch. Favorites include tacos, burritos, quesdallias, nachos, chile rellenos, carne asada fries, and more. Santiago’s Taco Shop offers vegan options. To order online or view the menu, visit Santiago’s website. Enjoy delicious Mexican food at 27226 CA-189, #2028, Blue Jay, CA 92317.
Sycamore Ranch Vineyard & Winery
Sycamore Ranch Vineyard & Winery is a unique destination winery, producing award winning Rhone and Bordeaux varietals. The tasting room combines a rugged elegance with the natural beauty of its scenic location. Located at the Sycamore Ranch mountain estate vineyard, the tasting room offers a cozy and inviting space to enjoy their latest offerings as well as their longtime favorites. This intimate setting allows for tastings by appointment only. Visitors can also visit the Ranch Vineyard & Gardens. For more information, visit the Sycamore Ranch Vineyard & Winery website. Sycamore Ranch Vineyard & Winery is located at 174 Dart Canyon Rd, Crestline, CA 92325.
Overlooking the crystal blue water of Lake Arrowhead, The Grapevine is a destination wine bar and retail store. The Grapevine has a multitude of items including fine wine, hard to find craft beer, gourmet cheeses or imported cigars. They are dedicated to making sure their guests enjoy the good stuff. For more information, visit the Grapevine website. Stop by The Grapevine, located at 28200 Hwy 189 C210, Lake Arrowhead, 92352.
The Grill at Antlers Inn
A romantic get-away restaurant nestled in the San Bernardino mountains, The Grill at Antlers Inn is a Lake Arrowhead favorite with a wide array of items on the menu for all. This is a Choice New American kitchen serving meat and pasta eats, plus sushi, in a quaint, lodgelike interior. To view their menu or make a reservation, visit their website. The Grill at Antlers Inn is located at 26125 Hwy 189, Twin Peaks, CA 92391.
The Lakefront Taproom Bar and Kitchen
The Lakefront Taproom Bar and Kitchen is the premier full-service restaurant with a lake view. They strive to keep their meny fresh with new culinary selections every season. They constantly rotate their tap list and craft cocktails designed by their mixologists. The Lakefront’s location was completely built and redesigned from the ground up. They merged two spaces; an old book store turned into their kitchen and the previous coffee shop became their main dining area.
Moreover, they also have a patio area featuring panoramic views of the lake perfect for dining on summer afternoons! They also host live music on Fridays and sometimes Saturdays as well as community events like paint nights so check out their events calendar! For more information about The Lakefront Taproom Bar and Kitchen or view their menus, visit their website. The Lakefront Taproom Bar and Kitchen is located at 28200 Highway 189 Suite E-210, Lake Arrowhead, 92352.
Three Marm Brewery Co
Founded in 2016, Three Marm Brewery Co is a small brew crafter conceived and created by Andrew Divoff. Three Marm Brewing Co. is all about real craftsmen brewing real craft beer. To learn more about Three Marm Brewery Co and their beers, visit their website. Three Marm Brewry Co is located at 23555 Knapps Cutoff, Crestline, 92325.
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