DiNapoli’s Firehouse Pizza
Italian restaurant featuring appetizers, salads, specialty subs, pasta dinner specialties, and lasagna.
1358 E. Main St. Barstow, 92311. (760) 256-1094
Idle Spurs Steakhouse
Casual dining atmosphere and great steaks.
690 Old High. Barstow, 92311. (760) 256-8888
Jenny Rose Restaurant
“Home of the stuffed burger.” No, we don’t know what that means either, so let us know when you find out. 8 miles north of Barstow on I-15 Barstow
BIG BEAR LAKE
Excellent food, great atmostphere and Friday and Saturday nights there’s low-key jazz upstairs and cocktails. 40701 Village Dr., Big Bear Lake 92315. (909) 866-4200.
Owner Julie Hastings has poured her heart and soul into this quaint Big Bear Village eatery. It’s continental cuisine without pretension. 553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake 92315. (909) 866-5405.
Sweet Basil Bistro
Tucked behind the local bowling alley, the food here is anything but bowling alley fare. Try the three-cheese panini and down it with the raspberry chambord-champagne martini. 40629 Lakeview Dr., Big Bear Lake 92315. (909) 866-9212.