Top Must-Try Global Foods at Santana & Mavericks
Posted: 12/07/22 | By Santana & Mavericks
With an expansive, multicultural menu, and unmatched views of Big Bear Lake, Santana and Mavericks is sure to satisfy every guest. Family owned and operated, this Big Bear Lake restaurant has been bringing delicious meals to visitors since 2018.
Created with a desire to accommodate the diverse tastes of family and guests, Santana and Mavericks is happy to feature American, Asian, French, Italian, and Mexican cuisines on their expansive menu, as well as gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options. With so many delicious options, it can be hard to narrow down which dish to order. From appetizers to dessert, don’t miss these top dishes at Santana and Mavericks in Big Bear Lake!
1. Awesome Blossom Onion
Start your meal with an iconic appetizer of onion petals dusted with seasoning, baked with mozzarella, and served with a special housemade sauce.
2. Carne Asada Fries
The Carne Asada Fries at Santana and Mavericks are a highly rated dish and it’s not hard to see why. Crinkle cut fries are served with layers of carne asada,refried beans, cheese, sour cream, guacamole, and diced tomatoes.
3. Asian Chicken Salad
Looking for a creative take on salad? The Asian Chicken Salad pairs wontons, carrots, green onions, and chopped almonds on a bed of cabbage and greens.
4. Salmon al Cilantro
Seeking a seafood dish highlighting Mexican flavors? An order of Salmon al Cilantro will satisfy your craving. Fresh Atlantic Salmon is covered in a housemade sauce created with a blend of walnuts, serrano, cilantro, and basil.
5. Lobster Ravioli
For an Italian take on seafood order the Lobster Ravioli. The raviolis are stuffed to the brim with lobster and topped with a lobster cream sauce, diced tomatoes, and shallots.
6. Poulet a la Creme
For a traditional dish showcasing French flavors, order the Poulet a la Creme. The chicken is served with chopped mushrooms and shallots in a cream sauce with a pinch of parsley.
7. Spinach Ricotta Ravioli
Santana and Mavericks has another stuffed ravioli not to be missed, the Spinach Ricotta Ravioli. Topped with chopped artichoke hearts, spinach, and roma tomatoes and covered in a garlic sauce, these raviolis will leave a lasting impression.
8. Orange Chicken
A popular Asian dish, the Orange Chicken features light and crispy breaded chicken coated in a sweet orange sauce served with vegetables and rice. The rice can be substituted for chow mein and this dish can easily be made gluten free.
9. Santana Burger
The Santana Burger is a loaded burger featuring mozzarella cheese, chorizo, lettuce, tomato, and onions, served with a side of fries. Customize your burger by adding a fried egg or swapping out the beef patty with chicken breast or a Beyond patty.
10. Chambord Crème Brûlée
Complete your meal with an order of beautifully crafted Chambord crème brûlée. Created with Chambord liqueur, this delectable dessert is carmelized to perfection.
Able to accommodate up to 150 people, Santana and Mavericks is an ideal space to host your next event. Contact the restaurant for more information.
*This blog post is sponsored by Santana & Mavericks.