Sweet Basil Bistro

$$ • Italian, Salad

40629 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake
(909) 866-9212


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Sweet Basil Bistro

The stand outs food-wise were the blushing martini and the lemon mascarpone cake. The calamari appetizer was pretty good but the wild mushroom pasta was rather disappointing. Very al dente and not much flavor- just a huge unartfully arranged pile of pasta. My dining companion did really like his ricotta ravioli with alfredo sauce. The service was great and friendly at first and then, strangely, once the place started to empty out all the servers vanished, and it took forever after...read full review

I would drive from Long Beach to Big Bear just to go here! Excellent & attentive staff. From the appetizer (fried raviolis), to the antipasti salad, & my “choose your pasta”, truly delicious!! And then to cap it off, the best tiramisu I’ve had in years! Wonderful restaurant!

I heard great things about the restaurant from my gf, who helps provide fresh ingredients for the owner. We decided to try it out, and boy we were glad we did! We started with the fried Calamari. It was unique in that it was fried in cornmeal. Very tasty and crisp! My girlfriend got some Pasta Gorgonzola w/ shrimp. utterly decadent. so good! so creamy! I went with the classic Chicken Parm. Did not regret it! super crispy fried chicken smothered in cheese. All over linguine pasta...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11AM - 2PM
3:30 - 8:45PM
Thursday 11AM - 2PM
3:30 - 8:45PM
Friday 11AM - 2PM
3:30 - 8:45PM
Saturday 11AM - 8:45PM
Sunday 11AM - 8:45PM