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Top store recommendations from locals

Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Amazing vegetarian and vegan options...our favorite lunch spot! We usually call our orders in ahead of time to be picked up. Our favorites are the rock climbers revenge smoothie, the killer bee smoothie, the quinoa avocado burger, and the warm curried rice wrap. ”
  • 230 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Amazing Coffee company. Hand roasted batches. If you love coffee don't miss out on this place. ”
  • 138 locals recommend
Mountain
“This park is setup year round with fun activities such as biking, hiking, fishing, archery, zip lining, and climbing. Around the holidays they setup a beautiful winter wonderland. Fun for the whole family!”
  • 88 locals recommend
Store
“We love renting a pontoon boat with a group and doing a 1 hr tour of the lake. Dog-friendly!”
  • 31 locals recommend
Charity Shop / Vintage Store
“The shop was created for costume and vintage lovers to find one of a kind treasure in the desert. Curated by costume designer & artist Kime Buzzelli who loves pieces that tell a story. The End is home to many local artisan jewelry pieces, clothing, home decor and artwork”
  • 74 locals recommend
Bakery
“Best sandwiches in town, hands down. It offers outdoor patio seating if you want to eat at the restaurant, otherwise it's the perfect food to bring on the boat, hike, or a park picnic.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Store
“Best place to rent winter and summer equipment, buy winter gear, t shirts, boardshorts and bikinis.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Boutique
“High Desert Vintage, Apparel & Accessories For Free Spirits. Inspired by the long views, sunsets and sunrises, joshua trees, boulders, dirt roads, starry night skies, rolling hills and mountain peaks, the dust and sand, the smell of creosote when it rains.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Cinema
“The quaint little movie features the lastest blockbuster movies in the heart of the village!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Store
“camping gear, t-shirts, souvenirs, locally made gifts and jewelry, toys, candy, books, and so much more ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Lake
“Great place to walk around, grab some food, check out shops, and enjoy the small-town feel. ”
  • 52 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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“This is where you can find a pharmacy and essential household items, or you can pick up anything you've forgotten, like a tooth brush or tooth paste, shampoo, cold medicine, etc.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Closest grocery store great deli with ready-made food small but has most everything you need including propane, firewood, and an atm. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Store
“An intriguing selection of essential oils, aromatherapy sprays, lotions, potions, and soaps are purveyed, along with an eclectic mix of gift items. Also, in the back of the store there are usually a few shelves with a variety of Middle Eastern specialty foods.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Grizzly's Bear Belly Deli & Cafe is owned by the same folks that own the infamous Grizzly Manor Cafe! It is located on Moonridge Rd. on the way to Bear Mountain Ski Resort and Big Bear Alpine Zoo. Create your own sandwich just the way you like it. Choose the meat, cheese, bread and toppings. The menu also includes beefy burgers, hot grilled sandwiches, savory soups and a variety of deli style and green salads. There is a fireplace to provide warmth for chilly winter days, and two patios for those lazy summer afternoons. It's a cozy, friendly spot that truly captures Big Bear's charm. MY PERSONAL FAVORITES: Tuna Melt and Philly Cheese Steak”
  • 45 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
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“One of the last Kmarts!! This store has the general things to purchase from clothes, car products snacks, and drinks. There is a Little Caesars but it will get busy during the ski season.”
  • 38 locals recommend