Idyllwild, California

Mile High Paradise


ferro FERRO – Casual, but elegant authentic Italian restaurant preparing fresh pasta, bread, and housemade desserts daily. FERRO offers only the best quality seafood, prime hand-cut steaks, chops, and organic free-range chicken. Enjoy drinks at the outdoor pizza oven and live music in the concert park. Open for lunch, aperitivo, and dinner. ITALIAN ELEVATED!


26600 Highway 243 • (951) 659-2008
Please visit us & experience our eclectic restaurant offering you a variety, from traditional American home-style breakfast to all the American Favorites for lunch & dinner, plus our incredible Asian-fusion style Cuisine! We also feature sushi (every 2nd week of the month) from Friday through Sunday. Enjoy beer or wine with your meal & listen to our live classical/jazz pianist from 6 to 8 pm, Fridays through Sundays.

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54391 Village Center Dr. • (951) 659-5900 – Watch the game or just have a delicious craft beer with friends while the kids play in our arcade. We have it all. Gourmet pizza, paninis, pastas, salads, calzones, sports TV, free Wi-Fi and full arcade, including Foosball. Pizza and more to go, daily starting at 11:30 a.m. The best pizza above sea level. We are gluten-free friendly too!

Middle Ridge Winery Tasting Gallery

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54301 North Circle Dr. • (951) 659-9000 – Where wine, art and friends meet! Our 4,000 sq. ft. Tasting Gallery located in the center of town features award-winning wine, rotating art exhibits, and live music in a rustic, elegant environment. With two stories of tall windows, it offers some of the best views and people watching around! As Idyllwild’s very own boutique winery, we let a little “easy living” seep into every bottle of wine we make. Stop and sip awhile!

Idyllwild Brewpub

54423 Village Center Drive • (951) 659-0163 – Enjoy a large selection of acclaimed beers brewed on-site and delicious gastropub fare from the open scratch kitchen while taking in beautiful mountain views and listening to the relaxing sound of Strawberry Creek on the large enclosed deck. Also serving craft cocktails made with only the best ingredients! Idyllwild Brewpub has an extensive small batch spirits list to suit any taste. Open from 5:00pm weekdays and 12:00pm on weekends. Closed on Tuesdays.

Red Kettle

54220 N. Circle Dr. • (951) 659-4063 – Classic American diner in a casual mountain setting. Friendly service and great food make for a real treat. Gluten free bread and vegetarian options available and don’t forget to save room for our homemade pie!

Tacos Los Gorditos

26290 Hwy. 243 • (951) 659-2842 – Welcome to our fresh Mexican Grill in the mountains of Idyllwild! Our authentic Mexican menu offers all the classic Mexican favorites, weekday Specials & much more! Dine-in & Take out.

Lumber Mill Bar & Grill

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25985 Highway 243 • (951) 659-0315 – Home of the famous Paul Bunyan (5-pound burger) Challenge! Serving lunch and dinner. Delicious hand-formed burgers, chicken, fish & chips, ribs and tacos. Full bar. Live music every weekend.

Fratello’s Ristorante

54295 Ridgeview Dr. • (951) 659-3900
Serving fine Italian cuisine and authentic wood-fired pizza. Music and entertainment on weekends. Comfortable and friendly atmosphere. Outdoor dining available on our dog-friendly patio. Beer and wine menu.

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54282 North Circle Dr. (next to the Rustic) • (951) 468-4569
Premium Ice Cream, Hand-Dipped Ice Cream Bars, Old Fashioned Ice Cream Shakes, Soft Serve, Chocolate-Dipped Bananas/Cheesecake, Smoothies, Shaved Ice, Cold/Hot Drinks, Nachos, Giant Hot Dogs, Giant Pretzels, AND Hot Sauces AND Premium Locally-Made “Idyllwild® Jerky.”

La Casitala casita

54650 North Circle Dr. • (951) 659-6038 – Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, seven days a week. Featuring Mexican dishes, including vegetarian, and American fare. Homestyle cooking, generous portions, good value and fast and friendly service. Monday-Friday specials.

Roberto’s Creamy Jalepeño Saucerobertos

54650 North Circle Dr. • (951) 659-6038 – Available online and at La Casita Restaurant. Robert Garcia is now offering his famous Creamy Jalapeno Sauce for Sale! Yes! You, too, can now purchase this delicious creamy sauce to enjoy at your leisure! Enjoy it on tacos, burritos, even hamburgers!

Higher Groundshigher grounds

54245 North Circle Dr. • (951) 659-1379
The Living Room of Idyllwild welcomes you to locally roasted coffee, pastries and overstuffed chairs. Open daily 6am-7pm. Weekend music until 9 pm. Organic and Fair Trade Coffee.

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26128 Highway 243 • (951) 659-3437
The coldest beer in town – large selection of imported beer. Best fast burger and burrito in town. All kinds of cigarettes. Sundries and motor oil. Open 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Café Aromacafe-aroma

54750 North Circle Dr. • (951) 659-5212 – Eclectic SoCal/Italian Fusion Cuisine, Live Music, Art Gallery. TripAdvisor® 2014-2015 Certificate of Excellence Award Winner. Reader’s Choice Award for Best Outdoor Dining in Riverside County. Free Wi-Fi, Dog-Friendly Patio, Parking. Reservations Recommended. Visit us on Facebook for current news.

Crazy Train Pub & Grill

26345 Hwy. 243 • (951) 659-5222
Family and Pet friendly restaurant nestled amongst the pines on Hwy. 243. American Style Cuisine – Sky Scraping Sandwiches & finger licking good BBQ. Large outdoor patio & live music.

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54700 North Circle Dr. • (951) 468-4222
Swiss-infused American diner by day, chic European gourmet by night. (Omelettes to birchermuesli, burgers to sennen rosti, stroganoff to chicken curry.) With weekly lunch specials, beloved Sunday brunch breakfast buffet, and the only full salad bar on the Hill!

Gastrognome Restaurant

54381 Ridgeview Dr. • (951) 659-5055 – Idyllwild’s own, since 1973: serving fresh fish, unique pasta dishes, steaks, lamb & nightly specials. Light-eater entrees. Homemade bread & desserts. Cocktails. Summer patios & winter fires. Breakfast, lunch & dinner.

Mountain Center Cafe

29470 Highway 243 • (951) 659-2600 – We are family owned and operated. Open daily at 6 AM. Enjoy our daily specials, fresh baked desserts and friendly service. We offer pet-friendly outdoor decks.

Plant Food Supper Club Cafe

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54423 Village Center Dr (in the Brewpub building) • (951) 468-0070 – Idyllwild’s only organic vegan eatery serving fresh juices, smoothies and plant-based cuisine. Also featuring special monthly themed dinner events, educational talks and catering.