We enjoyed our lunch at this place tremendously... All three of us had different foods and we all agreed it was good... Reasonably priced too..
We went camping up in the SGV Nat Forest. for the Holiday weekend. BUT we forgot to bring a lighter for the camp fire. This place saved us. He had matches for us and could see how tired we were and offered us a wonderful...More
Great food and a cozy, friendly place to relax for lunch or after a day in the forest. Be sure to meet the owners who have an amazing story of reopening the cafe after the road had been closed for over 10 years. Cabin rentals,...More
FAB family We drove up today and had lunch at the Crystal Lake Snack Bar. The food is great. Adam was an incredibley gracious host. It was fun talking with him, He is deeply routed in the history of Crystal Lake my family and I...More
I was there with my kids and the chocolate was delicious, same as the banana bread cooked there, hospitality was just great!!! The owner Adam is a great person, we actually drove back next day, since he was a very nice person.
Hiked up to Crystal Lake with some buds, last weekend, just to see the area now that the road is open. The area has really come back from the fires a few years ago. I had read some reviews on the old trading post conversion...More
The mountains around LA are worth exploring and you don't need a 4WD. The Crystal Lake Drive up route 39 with stops to hike is well worthwhile although Crystal Lake itself is disappointing. We planned a 4-5 hour trip from Pasadena and extended to dusk...More
A perfect destination for a drive into the San Gabriel Mountains of Southern California. This wonderful, historic cafe has been recently reopened and offers a modest but adequate menu. The chili is not to be missed. This, sandwiches. and the other homemade goodies are very...More