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Stillwells Restaurant

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40650 Village Drive, Northwoods Resort, CA 92315
+1 800-866-3121
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Sat - Thu 07:00 - 14:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Had four breakfasts and two dinners while staying at The Holiday Inn Resort (The Lodge at Big Bear Lake) which is attached to restaurant. All the meals were good except the buffet breakfast - food not hot. We had included breakfast in our room rate and voucher stated it was good for "cooked to order" breakfast but were told on... More 

Thank Pollypops2014
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We ate at Stillwells for breakfast 2 mornings and must admit both were very good. I had the omelet the first morning which was a nice size and quite tasty.The next morning had the Huevos Rancheros and the presentation was very creative and flavorful. Grandkids had the kids meals which were perfect for them and if went into the restaurant... More 

Thank debram508
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a review of my complimentary breakfast at Stilwells. The restaurant was only about 10% full due to it being a weekday in Big Bear. We were seated immediately at at large table. The server greeted us with coffee and menus right away. We ordered and our food was delivered very quickly. My omelet was delicious as were the... More 

Thank Ron R
Los Angeles, California
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134 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

While staying at the adjoining hotel (The Lodge at Big Bear), we ate breakfast every morning at this restaurant. We were quite satisfied with the food & service. The host/greeter, Matan, & our server, Jennifer, were friendly & provided excellent service. The all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet isn't all that extensive, but the basics are there: Pancakes or French toast (depending on... More 

Thank Evan B
Warrington, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

We went for a meal at Stillwells on our first night in the hotel as we had travelled for hours and were all too tired to go into town. On first appearances, we thought we'd hit the jackpot. The decor was lovely, and new. However, the food was pretty poor, Most of us ordered the pasta off the daily specials... More 

Thank The_Gilberts_SAUK
Ramona, California
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98 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

We stayed at the Lodge, the hotel which this restaurant is in, and ate dinner here the night we arrived and the next two mornings (Saturday and Sunday). Pros: Good value for a hotel restaurant, I was pleasantly surprised by the prices and the "niceness" of the interior of the restaurant. The meals we ate were well-proportioned, and I thought... More 

Thank MarkUSNA1998
Niceville, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I ate breakfast here today. Delicious omelette and fresh squeezed oj. I had room service tonight and had a delicious bowl of seafood chowder loaded with an amazing assortment of seafood in a delicious cream chowder. I also had a huge wedge salad with bacon and blue cheese that was as good as any I've ever had. I don't understand... More 

Thank Jim P
Las Vegas, Nevada
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

My daughter thought this looked like a really nice place to eat because of the pond out front and the beautiful log style building. Never judge a place by the way it looks on the outside. The wait time was not bad but the service and the food left a lot to be desired. When the waiter took our order... More 

Thank Colleen W
El Cajon, California
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Those that have read my other reviews, know I am very fair with my assessment of places. So with that in mind, let me tell you why you should avoid this place. First, let me start by saying the location of this restaurant was great. Just at the beginning of the Village Drive, and just off of Hwy 18. And... More 

Thank TexasJoesTravel2010
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Just had lunch and the turkey burger was amazing! Excellent service from Raumey. Well come back again. Watched the Clippers play.

Thank Lmcmillan91

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?