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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Neighborhood
“Idyllwild is a scenic drive 30 mins away with Art Galleries, quaint shops and restaurants. 5 Beautiful Lakes nearby with GREAT hiking, boating, water sports! 35 minutes is Temecula Wine tasting and Balloon Races. 20 minutes is Diamond Valley lake with Prehistoric museums, nature & pristine wildflower trails and boating and more.”
  • 17 locals recommend
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New American Restaurant
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“Excellent Italian Food. Wood oven pizzas are the best pizza in town! Great outdoor patio and ambiance. Call ahead, they often have music out back on stage. Plenty of room for dogs outdoors.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Aroma is a local staple and definitely a good option for dining. Catch local musicians on weekend evenings (and some week nights!) as well as a good selection of pasta, steaks, seafood and salads. Good ambiance with a large, heated outdoor patio.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Park
“Known for hiking, and is also a popular location for snowy days. Great views from high up on the trails. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
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Other Great Outdoors
“The actual center is a great place to learn about the native pine species in the area and the habitat. There are several short trails, including one that ends in our neighborhood off Delano Dr. (2 mi hike each way out/back)”
  • 18 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Fun atmosphere. Plenty of outdoor seating above Strawberry Creek. Great fireplace in winter. Full bar. Excellent American bar food with variety. Frequently has music in the evening. Dog friendly outdoors. Limited but they do offer veg options and they usually have vegan chili.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great beer. Beautiful outdoor patio setting with great views of the trees. Great American menu. Fish and chips is exceptional. Call ahead to inquire about music on weekend evenings. Plenty of room for dogs on outdoor patio.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A long-time favorite for Idyllwild dining. In the heart of the Idyllwild Village. Excellent Food. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our favorite pizza in IDY, plus good and large pasta dishes. They often have live music, and you can carry out large pizzas.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Theater
“Great little theater with rocking seats and great mid-week pricing: $5.00/ticket.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Grocery Store
“An unexpected grocery with a variety of organic produce, fresh meats, breakfast foods, a deli and all the essentials (including wine, beer, and liquor). With friendly staff and 'patient' deli service.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great for To-Go baked goods & sandwiches. Grab a beer while you wait, but there isn't much seating”
  • 19 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Increasingly popular, Vegan Cuisine with Gluten Free Options. Made-fresh daily. Whether healthy-eating conscious or not, there's something delicious for everyone. Outdoor patio dining or inside seating with good service. Our family enjoys this restaurant when they come visit. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Fairway is the main grocery store in town. There are also a number of convenience stores between Mountain Center and Pine Cove along the 243. The main grocery store closes between 7 and 9pm depending upon the season so if you need something after hours, the convenience stores are the best option, but they won't have the same selection. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Several return guests' favorite Mexican food restaurant, in Idyllwild on the main drag. Outdoor patio or indoor dining. Wine margaritas - a must try! ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“If you’re looking for classic mountain comfort breakfast food, Red Kettle is it. Breakfast only but they really offer a classic selection of bacon and eggs, even chicken fried steak and biscuits. Large omelette menu. Not dog friendly as no outdoor seating. Expect lines that start early on weekends. ”
  • 15 locals recommend