Plant Based - Vegan - Vegetarian
This page highlights our favorite places to eat plant based.
All except two are within 2 minute walk from Big Bear Hostel in the village.
Happy Cow is pretty lacking for Big Bear, so here you go!
Big Bear Lake has mostly standard American tourist fare. But we have dug through all the menus to find some great options.
You can always cook our own if you are staying AirBnB style at our Big Bear Hostel. We have a full kitchen!
I have been happily plant based since 2011.
Huge Variety on Menu
Breakfast and Lunch until 5pm close.
Cheese in everything, but just ask to leave it off.
Veggie Sandwich w/Hummus, Garden Salad
Dairy Free Fresh Fruit Smoothies
Beer, Chai Tea, Full Coffee Bar
Start with a large salad to share.
Great Curry Dishes
Substitue Tofu in any dish
Lots of delicious Plant Based options here. Local Favorite!
Cauliflower and Potatoes
Lentils (daal) Rice, Tofu
Vegetable Roll or
Vegetable Lunch Special
(lunch specials until 3pm)
Recommended: Aloo Gobi
Cauliflower and potatoes sauteed with herbs and spices
$1 Pescatarian Fish Tacos Wednesday may be the best value in California! Grilled or breaded Tilapia fish on corn or flour tortilla.
Veggie Burrito wet/dry (ask for low oil)
Loco Specialty Margarita Menu
Nice Patio Dining / Fresh Salsa Bar