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Fernwood Grill

₱₱ - ₱₱₱American, ,
Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
+1 831-667-2129
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“nachos” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
“pitta” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 12 February 2018

The food was good, but the service was weird. We were a group of 4, my husband ordered the burrito, I ordered the fish and chips, and our friends shared a pizza. My fish and chips arrived first, about 5 minutes later, the pizza arrived,...More

Thank cactus140
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We got the Italian pizza, loaded with lots of peppers, sausage and mozzarella. They have a big screen tv, casual atmosphere, and a mice deck with tiki torches.

Thank trra
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Good salads, decent prices and good service. They also have a full bar that gets both locals and tourists. Given the lack of dining options in town and ubiquitous high prices, this is a best bet.

Thank MrNice2015
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Was needing a bit to eat and let the kids out of the car. Ate out on the deck and our guy was terrific, very attentive and polite. Food was great and prices reasonable...Beautiful location.

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Those 3 items were pretty great! The rest of the items me and my friends ordered were not so tasty. The pizza is great to-go and warms up well if you are tenting. We were able to reheat over the fire and get it nice...More

Thank blfranks
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The Big Sur suffered a major landslide in May and part of the Pacific highway is closed and is expected to be closed until September at least. So we drove down from Carmel for about 26 miles to enjoy the views and then turned and...More

Thank Howdidodi
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The food was very good but the atmosphere is what makes this place so good. All of the employees were so friendly and the tables are backed up to the forest! Highly recommend

Thank Meghan W
Reviewed 24 May 2017

some vegitarian options. good food, little pricey. you can sit outside, nice views, staff, good location

Thank lizzybl8
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I think the kitchen is now staying open until 10pm, but pre and post season I'd call ahead to make sure! The road and parks closures have business pretty scarce down here, but Fernwood will give you the wifi password when you come in for...More

Thank PeraMaz
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We came for a quick late dinner, as not much was open in Big Sur when we arrived at 8:30 pm midweek. Hamburgers were fine, waitstaff lovely and full of recommendations on what to do.

Thank pmj2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920 (Formerly Redwood Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Sur
  • Phone Number: +1 831-667-2129
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