Alpina is a coffee shop combining old and new at Tahoe. It is in one of the historic buildings in the area, out on Emerald Bay Road, and has a brand-new owner as of the fall of 2015. Alpina continues to serve Alpen Sierra coffees and teas but now also has a long list of exotic coffee drinks, both hot and cold. The cafe serves a wide range of specialty pastries and croissants for breakfast and lunch as well as soups, sandwiches, desserts and smoothies. Alpina also offers free WiFi.
822 Emerald Bay Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA