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Lake Cuyamaca Restaurant

15027 Highway 79, Julian, CA 92036-9530
+1 760-765-0700
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good51%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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06:00 - 20:00All hours
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15027 Highway 79, Julian, CA 92036-9530
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sorry to say I would rate this as average but the high prices bump it to poor for me. Some items seemed made the day before and reheated in the microwave, which made the crust the on the pot pie chewy and the potato skins...More

Thank scooterdu
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

It's wonderful to dine at this lake front restaurant. The menu is simple and whatever you order it's prepared with the utmost flavor of a home cooked meal. I am very happy and satisfied.

Thank Gentry S
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Food was nicely prepared, waitress was friendly. Toast was excellent - seemed like home made bread. Nice view of the lake and interesting old photos on the walls.

Thank sjmilleraz
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were on a hiking/camping trip without an itinerary this past week in Southern California. Our first stop was Anza Borrego and it was very hot. We went past this little restaurant on the way back and decided to stop. We ended up staying in...More

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We went to Anza Borrego for a day hike, on the way back to San Diego we were a bit tired and didn´t want to eat in busy Julian so we drive past it hoping to find someplace to eat. I have to say we...More

Thank Armando N
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We were hungry on our way to Anza Borrego Desert State Park and saw the signs advertising chicken pot pies - so we pulled in. Sat on the outside deck overlooking the lake (and some maintenance buildings) and enjoyed the view and birds (geese, sparrows,...More

Thank readinJC
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I had the fish and chips platter - delicious!!! The atmosphere was great, very friendly service and beautiful views from their patio over the lake.

Thank Valerie D
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The chicken pot pie was delicious. I wasn't satisfied with the carne asada fries, it has chopped onions, shredded cheese, carne and a slice of tomatoe on top and Flavors were bland. The Pie was delicious and the pot pie too.

Thank Marelis R
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Delicious breakfast in a rustic setting overlooking beautiful Lake Cuyamaca. Friendly staff that makes sure your order is how you like it!

Thank sabbott66
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We were there just after Xmas and there was a big crowd of San Diego families in the area to experience real snow. This place was mobbed. They ran out of everything. But we did have the famous chicken pot pie -- and -- yes...More

Thank QQ1234
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15027 Highway 79, Julian, CA 92036-9530
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Julian
  • Phone Number: +1 760-765-0700
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