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Chef Cindy's Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, Mexican, Diner
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23009 Waters Dr, Valley of Enchantment, Crestline, CA 92325-0678
+1 909-939-2935
Tue - Sat 07:30 - 14:00
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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The search to find this gem is well worth your time. The food is superb. The homemade chicken noodle soup including noodles made from scratch may be the best soup we have ever had. Everything we tried tasted great and Chef Cindy and her husband Bill are fantastic and so welcoming. This place is on top of our when we... More 

Thank TheCAKeiths
Lake Arrowhead, California
Level Contributor
99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Cindy's is a wonderful local’s restaurant for breakfast. I had a great breakfast of pancakes, eggs and ham. The eggs were cooked just as ordered; over medium. The ham steak was tasty, I just wish it was larger as it was a bit on the small side. The pancakes, three large, were also good. Unlike so many places, breakfast was... More 

Thank ZProf
1 review
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Definitely visit this Treasure hidden in the mountains the food is unbelievebly good the service was fantastic I definitely Wil recommend to my clients when taking them up to the resort's Lake Arrowhead & Big Bear

Yucaipa, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This cafe has amazing food and friendly staff. Large portions, AMAZING chips and salsa. Can't say enough about this place!

Thank carriebluma1215
Lake Arrowhead, California
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I have lived about 15 minutes from this restaurant since it opened in 2012 but had only been once about several years ago. Don't remember much of that visit except the proprietors were very nice. As Chef Cindy's cafe is tucked away in a small community a bit off the main roads leading up and down our mountain I just... More 

Thank ZProf
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Very cold atmosphere.. i would starve with the portions. Chef a lil to cocky for me. And foid was sub par!

Thank Tanya M
Crestline, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Cute place. Chicken salad seemed to have pepper dumped in it rather than sprinkled in. Tried the chicken soup. Okay. Nothing spectacular.

Thank quilts4me
Lake Arrowhead, California
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I am a local resident and heard about Chef Cindy's Cafe through friends who live in my community. Yesterday was the fourth time my husband and I visited. The restaurant is small but packs a big punch when it comes to delicious food. Although I'm not generally a burger person, I decided to try their cheese burger platter because my... More 

Thank npm728512015
La Verne, California
1 review
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The comfort food has a twist...definitely prepared by a chef!!! Delicious!! The service was efficient and they kept the coffee coming. 6 of us had breakfast with no complaints. We have had lunch there as well and equally as flavorful and good sized portions.

Thank prppfs
1 review
Reviewed 22 May 2016

>Cozy and Clean! >Comfort food (biscuits and gravy are a must try)! >Caring staff! >Coming back! >Coming back!! >Coming back!!!

Thank Rhonda O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
American, Cafe, Mexican, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23009 Waters Dr, Valley of Enchantment, Crestline, CA 92325-0678
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Crestline
  • Phone Number: +1 909-939-2935

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?