Lake Tahoe Restaurants

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Bruschetta

290 Kingsbury Grade, No. 22
Stateline, NV
(775) 580-7037
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Bruschetta believes fresh, local ingredients are the key to making quality Italian food, so this isn't your average pasta place. Rabbit pappardelle and squid ink spegatina with prawns are a couple of the enticing pasta entrees you will find on the menu, and all the pastas are made in-house. The menu offers more than pasta, including filet mignon with pan-fried gnocchi with red wine jus...read more

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Casa Baeza Mexican Restaurant

10010 Bridge Street
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-2161
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Casa Baeza, a beloved fixture in historic Truckee for more than three decades, has a captivating story. Founded by Andres and Noelia Baeza, who dedicatedly operated it for 30 years, the legacy now lives on with current owners Miguel and Cesar Aguilar. Having apprenticed under Andres and Noelia, they bring a wealth of expertise to the restaurant.

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Coffee And

10106 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-3123
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Serving lunch and breakfast, Coffee And is a place to go if you are looking for old-fashioned home-cooked meals. Known for their friendly, speedy service and well-sized portions, Coffee And has made a name for itself as a place favored by locals. For breakfast be sure to try their absolutely amazing cinnamon rolls or super-fluffy pancakes. For lunch they offer delicious sandwiches, Mexican dishes and...read more

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Crosby's Kitchen & Cocktail

868 Tahoe Boulevard #4
Incline Village, NV
(775) 833-1030
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Crosby’s Kitchen & Cocktail in Christmas Tree Village is a restaurant and bar with friendly staff, a welcoming vibe and ample TVs to watch sports. They’re open every day except Wednesday for all-day brunch, lunch and dinner with a little bit of everything on the menu. Lunch and dinner fare ranges from grilled salmon to chicken & waffles, Wagyu or crabcake sliders to their popular Chicken...read more

Crosby’s Kitchen & Cocktail in Christmas Tree Village is a restaurant and bar with friendly...read more

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Elements Eatery & Bar

3310 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 650-9004
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Elements Eatery & Bar is one of the few restaurants anywhere in the Lake Tahoe Basin that can boast of lake views from its outdoor seating and from every seat inside as well. Even better is the distinctive menu that owners describe as Mexi-Cali. The smash burger has a ton of Latin herbs in it, while the au jus for the French dip is also Latin-based with...read more

Elements Eatery & Bar is one of the few restaurants anywhere in the Lake Tahoe Basin...read more

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Emerald Bay Bar & Grill

888 Emerald Bay Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-7017
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Every town has places where the locals go to have fun, and Emerald Bay fits the bill in South Lake Tahoe. Emerald Bay Bar & Grill serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily and offers daily happy hour drink specials such as their famous $2 tacos, Chili Verde weekend breakfast and Steak and Shrimp Sunday dinner. The sports bar is a gathering spot for friends to meet and...read more

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Jason's Beachside Grille

8338 North Lake Boulevard
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-3315
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Enjoy beautiful lake views from Jason's summer deck or dine inside in a rustic, old Tahoe atmosphere by their cozy fire-pit. Their menu features American classics such as slow-roasted prime rib, seafood, pasta, gourmet burgers and nightly specials. Savor their house specialty, baby back ribs, which they slow cook using specially designed ovens. Jason’s offers a full bar with an extensive wine list and a...read more

Enjoy beautiful lake views from Jason's summer deck or dine inside in a rustic, old...read more

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Keys Cafe

2279 Lake Tahoe Boulevard #2
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 542-3800
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

A little eatery overflowing with Tahoe charm is the Keys Cafe. Right about where Tahoe Keys Boulevard meets Lake Tahoe Boulevard, this cabin serves breakfast and lunch with free-range organic eggs, healthy and hearty sandwiches and seasonal homemade soups. You’ll also find fruit smoothies, coffee and tea. The cafe has a large catering menu and free WiFi.read more

A little eatery overflowing with Tahoe charm is the Keys Cafe. Right about where Tahoe...read more

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Lake Tahoe AleWorX

2050 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-0442
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

South Lake Tahoe has always been a craft beer kind of a place, even before microbrew was a buzzword. And for craft beer in this neck of the woods, Lake Tahoe AleWorX is the place. Right in the middle of the action in the Stateline casino corridor, Lake Tahoe AleWorX's Stateline location serves an ever-rotating selection of specialty craft beers and cocktails along with wood-fired pizza, small...read more

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Lake Tahoe AleWorX

31 U.S. Highway 50 #105
Stateline, NV
(775) 580-6163
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

South Lake Tahoe has always been a craft beer kind of a place, even before microbrew was a buzzword. And for craft beer in this neck of the woods, Lake Tahoe AleWorX is the place. Right in the middle of the action in the Stateline casino corridor, Lake Tahoe AleWorX's Stateline location serves an ever-rotating selection of specialty craft beers and cocktails along with wood-fired pizza, small...read more

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Lone Eagle Grille

111 Country Club Drive
Incline Village, NV
(775) 886-6899
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Grab a table next to the wall of windows at the Lone Eagle Grille and sip a glass of California Cabernet as you gaze out over Lake Tahoe’s Crystal Bay and the snow-capped Sierra Nevada beyond. Come evening, pull a chair up to one of their outdoor fire pits and light a cigar from their humidor as you listen to the waves slapping the shore...read more

Grab a table next to the wall of windows at the Lone Eagle Grille and...read more

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Moe's Original Bar B Que

700 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 807-1023
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

If you are craving Southern cooking and comfort food, Moe's Original Bar B Que in Tahoe City is your best bet. They serve all the tasty dishes like Southern fried catfish, St. Louis-style ribs, cornbread and baked beans. Located on the shores of Lake Tahoe, the restaurant has great views of the water and surrounding mountains and is situated next to the bike path that...read more

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Mott Canyon Tavern & Grill

259 Kingsbury Grade
Stateline, NV
(775) 588-8989
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

There are cop bars, there are bars where journalists hang out after work, and at Tahoe there are ski bars. Mott Canyon Tavern and Grill on lower Kingsbury is a ski bar. Pizza, burgers, fries and comfort food join a full bar with a party attitude. It’s not a large space, although the outdoor patio is a nice addition, but it’s packed with a lot...read more

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Mountain Brew

12373 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-7017
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Mountain Brew is more than a place to get a cup of coffee, whether it's served naked or not, hot or cold. Every batch of beans is hand roasted, and one-pound bags are available on-site or online, or you can join the coffee club for monthly deliveries. Tea is another option. This is also a place to enjoy a beer on tap or in cans...read more

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Orchid's Thai Cuisine

2180 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-5541
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Orchid's Thai Cuisine thrives in its little location just east of the Y. If you are looking for a Thai restaurant that is big on flavor and decorated with beautiful Thai decor, then this is a great place to enjoy. Their large menu offers something for everyone, and the dishes are perfect for sharing family-style. There are a lot of spicy dishes on their menu,...read more

Orchid's Thai Cuisine thrives in its little location just east of the Y. If you...read more

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Pepper's Taqueria at Pete 'n Peters

395 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Pepper's Taqueria is right next to Pete 'n Peters Sports & Spirits, Tahoe City’s original and much-loved sports bar. This means you can watch the game at the bar and enjoy Pepper's tasty tacos, burritos, quesadillas, nachos, wings and cheeseburgers. During NFL games and other sporting events, Pepper's offers great food specials. read more

Pepper's Taqueria is right next to Pete 'n Peters Sports & Spirits, Tahoe City’s original...read more

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Pete 'n Peters

395 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-2400
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Pete 'n Peters is one of the more consistently happening bars in Tahoe City. Located a step or two off of the beaten path, its slightly hidden location does not at all take away from its popularity. A true sports bar at heart, it is adorned with its fair share of giant TVs as well as pool tables, dart boards and shuffleboards. It's definitely a...read more

Pete 'n Peters is one of the more consistently happening bars in Tahoe City. Located...read more

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River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant

2285 River Road
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-4264
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Offering hearty gourmet dining and bar specials in a nostalgic atmosphere, River Ranch is a landmark destination for visitors and a locals' favorite year-round. Nestled on the banks of the Truckee River, River Ranch is poised to catch people tubing down the mellow rapids during the heat of the summer and to capture the après-ski crowd funneling down from the ski resorts during the cold...read more

Offering hearty gourmet dining and bar specials in a nostalgic atmosphere, River Ranch is a...read more

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Rosie's Cafe

571 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-8504
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Rosie's Cafe, a longtime player on the Tahoe City restaurant scene, has fed patrons since 1964. It not only offers basic American fare like hamburgers, salads and steaks, but also delicious breakfast and pizza. As a place that pays homage to the history of the area with local antiques, memorabilia and photos of long ago, the atmosphere is entertaining, homey and welcoming. The adjoining bar...read more

Rosie's Cafe, a longtime player on the Tahoe City restaurant scene, has fed patrons since...read more

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Tahoe Tap Haus

475 North Lake Boulevard
Cobblestone Center
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 584-2886
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

A favorite among north shore locals, this tap house in the Cobblestone Shopping Center provides an exceptional opportunity to enjoy tasty brews, juicy burgers and some of the best views of the lake that Tahoe City has to offer. Serving lunch and dinner, Tahoe Tap Haus has an atmosphere that is open, inviting and welcoming, like walking into your best friend's home. They have a large selection...read more

A favorite among north shore locals, this tap house in the Cobblestone Shopping Center provides...read more

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Tahoe Tavern & Grill

219 Kingsbury Grade
Stateline, NV
(775) 580-6226
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

If you are looking for a restaurant that celebrates the roots of Lake Tahoe, try Tahoe Tavern & Grill. Voted Best Chef in Tahoe, Tahoe Tavern & Grill takes pride in providing scrumptious meals and thirst-quenching drinks. Their focus is to provide each guest with the finest in fresh food and produce while serving up the tastiest American cuisine available, all in a casual atmosphere....read more

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Tahoe Wine Collective

760 North Lake Boulevard, Suite 1
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 584-2714
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Tahoe Wine Collective is more than just a wine bar, so stop in to discover North Lake Tahoe's newest neighborhood gathering spot. They showcase a rotating wine-tasting menu with a focus on boutique wines and craft beers from producers located in the nearby Sierra Foothills. Although the focus is local, they also offer a hand-picked selection of wines from regional and international small, family-owned wineries to satisfy...read more

Tahoe Wine Collective is more than just a wine bar, so stop in to discover...read more

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The Cocktail Corner

2042 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-2751
Lake Tahoe Restaurant
A sister bar to Lake Tahoe AleWorX, The Cocktail Corner is a place for delectable specialty cocktails that are expertly paired with culinary excellence. Situated in an upscale, casual atmosphere that is based on comfort, The Cocktail Corner's drinks and menu items rotate seasonally to intrigue the palate any time of year. The Cocktail Corner is also joined directly by The Bistro at the Corner, allowing customers
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A sister bar to Lake Tahoe AleWorX, The Cocktail Corner is a place for delectable
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The Getaway Cafe

3140 U.S. Highway 50
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 577-5132
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Getaway Cafe has garnered local acclaim as the go-to spot for great breakfast and lunch experiences. With a legacy of six consecutive years as the recipient of the Best Breakfast and Best Lunch awards, and the prestigious honor of ranking 10th in Yelp's Top 100 Spots to Celebrate Mother's Day nationally, Getaway Cafe has been delighting patrons since its establishment in 2006. Serving alpine comfort cuisine,...read more

Getaway Cafe has garnered local acclaim as the go-to spot for great breakfast and lunch...read more

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The Loft Theatre, Lounge & Dining / Magic Fusion Show

1001 Heavenly Village Way
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 523-8024
Shops at Heavenly Village
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

A combination of live theater, high-end lounge and tapas-style dining, The Loft Theatre Magic & Comedy Theatre offers the full package for a fun night out. The nightly entertainment includes world-class comedy magicians performing in an intimate 107-seat, stadium-style theater. The lineup of performances includes a full slate of all-ages, family-friendly shows as well as a more limited selection of adult-oriented offerings. In addition to entertainment, The Loft...read more

A combination of live theater, high-end lounge and tapas-style dining, The Loft Theatre Magic & Comedy...read more

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The Village at Palisades Tahoe

1750 Village East Road
Olympic Valley, CA
(800) 403-0206
The Village at Palisades Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

The Village at Palisades Tahoe is the epitome of ski-in, ski-out luxury. Nestled just steps away from world-class skiing, thrilling activities and captivating events, this extraordinary lodging offers a perfect blend of comfort and convenience with stunning mountain views and a bird's-eye perspective of the vibrant village below. Whether it's a romantic evening dinner, a family-friendly meal or a lively night out, you'll find a...read more

The Village at Palisades Tahoe is the epitome of ski-in, ski-out luxury. Nestled just steps...read more

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The Woods Restaurant & Bar

3115 Harrison Avenue
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-0921
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

The Woods is a local dining gem founded by longtime locals Dillon and Connor McKeen. This two-story restaurant is the ultimate hub for residents and visitors seeking an unforgettable dining experience. Step into the lower level of The Woods and immerse yourself in its impeccable interior design. Take a seat at the comfortable dining tables and be captivated by the warm and inviting atmosphere.

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The Woods is a local dining gem founded by longtime locals Dillon and

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Za's Lakefront

120 Grove Street
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-9292
Lake Tahoe Restaurant
Za's is an excellent choice for lakefront outdoor dining in Tahoe City. The views will blow you away at this eclectic American-Italian restaurant that's also known for its great prices and casual setting. Wait until you see their new outdoor bar that's right over the lake! Known as the Lakefront SideBar, it features tasty bites and liquid delights such as their famous SideBar Slush. Za’s lunch and...read more
Za's is an excellent choice for lakefront outdoor dining in Tahoe City. The views will...read more