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The Forks Resort

39150 Road 222, Bass Lake, CA 93604-9752
+1 559-642-3737
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (57 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
39150 Road 222, Bass Lake, CA 93604-9752
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We go camping every year at Forks but this was first time getting cabin. You literally just need your clothes and food. The cabin has everything. Clean, cozy and comfortable!!!

Thank Jenniferq72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Forks Resort is FAMOUS for their juicy hamburgers and delicious fries. Opened in the 1940s. Recently added outside dining on their covered patio. Walking distance to the lake. Rental pontoons with bbq grills on the boats. Summer gets crazy busy at the Forks but...More

Thank nikkivv2014
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Its a great place to stay for our Anniversary weekend. Cabin we stayed is cozy and has all the necessity. a grill right outside our cabin, kitchenette comes with all needed for cooking - pots, pans, plates, utensils, cups, fridge dining area. We brought our...More

Thank Elaine G
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were sightseeing around Bass Lake and stopped at The Forks Resort for a late breakfast, but they had stopped serving 5 min before we got there, so it was an ok Burger in their very nice outside dining area, that allowed us to have...More

Thank jams1
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Great food terrific service from the moment we got there. They were very hospitable making sure we had the right place for us. Super helpful in every way. We are already thinking about coming back and staying again very pleasant relaxing with all the amenities...More

Thank Rodger L
forks27, Owner at The Forks Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you Roger. Looking forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 26 September 2017

If you're close by make sure you pop in for some good. The portions are huge - you could definitely share burger and chips and prices are good too

Thank Meganlleigh
forks27, Owner at The Forks Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you Megan for taking the time to write such a nice review. Hope to see you again should your travels bring you this way.

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Very calm and relaxing place. We rented suites #6 & #7. Except for the long flight of stairs to get to out cabins, that was not fun. I liked that the staff pretty much left us alone. However the few encounters I did have with...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Closed during the winter months but opens in March. Forks offers boating, jet skis, knick knacks and best of all good food. Both in the restaurant and the outside patio (which is now dog friendly). When it opens, you know the tourist season is upon...More

Thank Larry L
Reviewed 22 July 2017

While staying here we had our dinner each night for 4 nights. Has I said in the hotel review the limited menu was very good. We had different things each night. Burgers were very good. All thought the restaurant fairly small there was plenty space...More

Thank DecerningLondon
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We weren't even seated or talked to for over 10 minutes. Wayyy over priced. Average food... The WORST customer service I've ever experienced. My husband had to go refill our drinks because the staff couldn't be bothered. Another woman from another table got up brought...More

Thank Carrie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39150 Road 222, Bass Lake, CA 93604-9752
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bass Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 559-642-3737
  • E-mail
Friendly family fun in a 50 diner setting. Home of the famous "Forks Burger". Patio dining available. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Homemade Chili, soups, & dressings. Hand dipped Malts and Shakes. Family owned and operated for over 70 years. Cabin rentals, boat rental and the best selection of Bass Lake souvenirs.
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