3140 U.S. Highway 50, South Lake Tahoe, CA
Getaway Cafe has been serving alpine comfort cuisine since 2006. Everything on the menu is made from scratch. Breakfast and lunch are served daily. This tiny little cafe has won numerous accolades from the local community, including Best Overall Restaurant in 2013–14 and Best Breakfast in 2018–19. During the summer months, their dog-friendly outdoor patio is a big hit with locals and visitors. Known for their Mexican/American fusion, Getaway's house specialties include chilaquiles, huevos rancheros, chorizo quesadillas and breakfast burritos. They feature traditional breakfast and specialty French toasts as well as homemade soups, huge burgers and vegetarian sandwiches. Draft beer, Bloody Marys and mimosas are also available.