Lake Tahoe Restaurants

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Alder Creek Cafe

15275 Alder Creek Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-9686
Tahoe Donner Association
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

There is nothing like adventure to fuel your appetite, so what could be more appropriate than a cafe located right inside the Alder Creek Adventure Center in the heart of Tahoe Donner? And it gets even better, because the food is not only yummy, but also healthy, with an organic (and adventurous!) theme. Can't decide what to order with your beer or wine from the...read more

There is nothing like adventure to fuel your appetite, so what could be more appropriate...read more

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Alibi Ale Works - Brewery and Barrelhouse

204 E. Enterprise Street
Incline Village, NV
(775) 298-7001
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Alibi Ale Works uses pure Lake Tahoe water to brew craft beers ranging from traditional European ales and lagers to hoppy IPAs and dark stouts as well as sour or barrel-aged specials. Come visit their modern, on-premise taproom to sample the variety or get a growler filled to take with you. With the opening of their new Incline Public House, the brewery’s original taproom is...read more

Alibi Ale Works uses pure Lake Tahoe water to brew craft beers ranging from traditional...read more

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Alibi Ale Works - Incline Public House

931 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 831-8300
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Incline Public House is Alibi Ale Works' third and newest location. The taproom and restaurant serves Alibi's fantastic beer from 22 frequently rotating taps, along with cider, wine, nitro coffee, kombucha and other nonalcoholic options. Beyond beverages, their food items range from fries and wing to mezze boards, salmon toast and sushi-grade Ahi Tuna Crudo. Be sure to ask your server for recommended pairings. The culinary...read more

Incline Public House is Alibi Ale Works' third and newest location. The taproom and restaurant...read more

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Alibi Ale Works - Truckee Public House

10069 Bridge Street
Truckee, CA
(530) 536-5029
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Truckee Public House is Alibi Ale Works' second offering of a tap room serving its fantastic beer. In an open, airy and welcoming atmosphere they offer 22 seasonally rotating Alibi beers along with cider, wine and nonalcoholic options. You can take the beer to go in the form of growlers, cans and bottles. Beyond beverages they have a small assortment of menu options, including small bites...read more

Truckee Public House is Alibi Ale Works' second offering of a tap room serving its...read more

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Alpine Union Bar & Kitchen

50 U.S. Highway 50
Stateline, NV
(844) 588-7625
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

An option for great food from 7 a.m. until into the night, Alpine Union is a cozy restaurant located within the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. It offers all-day breakfast options like steak and eggs or an egg-white frittata as well as lunch and dinner options. A few recommended dishes include their fish tacos with tater tots or their Blue Tahoe Prosciutto Ham Pizza. For...read more

An option for great food from 7 a.m. until into the night, Alpine Union is...read more

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Artemis Lakefront Cafe

900 Ski Run Boulevard
Suite 111
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 542-3332
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Many of Tahoe’s restaurants have views of the lake, but only a handful can honestly be called lakefront. The Artemis Lakefront Cafe is one of these select eateries, located in the Ski Run Marina adjacent to the docks and with lake views from both the dining room and the outdoor dining patio. Serving Greek and Mediterranean dishes, this is a 2014 spin-off site from the...read more

Many of Tahoe’s restaurants have views of the lake, but only a handful can honestly...read more

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Bella Tahoe Deli & Catering

152 U.S. Highway 50
Stateline, NV
(530) 416-0401
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

From a small intimate dinner to a huge wedding reception, Bella Tahoe Catering will create a custom menu to meet your taste and budget. Chef Candace Lockhart also offers her services as a private chef, teaching classes in the Bella Tahoe Cooking Kitchen and preparing the popular, individually packaged Meals in a Box using green and local products. The deli serves lunch each midday Tuesday...read more

From a small intimate dinner to a huge wedding reception, Bella Tahoe Catering will create...read more

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Bertie's Hot Chicken

903 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 413-5050
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Bertie's Hot Chicken, a new restaurant in Incline Village, started with owner Rick Boyd's upbringing in which homemade chicken recipes were made with loving care. Boyd brought his native Texan roots and family recipes to Lake Tahoe, giving us incredibly tasty fried chicken, cooked with the spicy love that only the Deep South can create. With Boyd's passion for fried chicken and spicy food, this...read more

Bertie's Hot Chicken, a new restaurant in Incline Village, started with owner Rick Boyd's upbringing...read more

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Bigfoot Deli

770 Mays Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-6666
Village Market
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Carved out of a corner of the Village Market, Bigfoot Deli has a wide selection of breakfast and lunch items. For a quick breakfast they do coffees, teas, espresso and pastries. If you’ve got a little more time, hang around for a smoothie, homemade quiche, breakfast burrito, taco or sandwich. Lunch is hamburgers, specialty sandwiches and build-your-own deli sandwiches. In the summer they do barbecue....read more

Carved out of a corner of the Village Market, Bigfoot Deli has a wide selection...read more

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Boathouse on the Pier

3411 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-6722
Beach Retreat & Lodge at Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Boathouse on the Pier is considered to be one of the best sunset-watching restaurants at all of Lake Tahoe. The views of the lake and surrounding mountains are exceptional. It's on an expansive pier that hangs over the turquoise water of Lake Tahoe, and the tables are all situated to give guests an optimum viewing experience. The atmosphere of the restaurant is casual with a sparkle...read more

Boathouse on the Pier is considered to be one of the best sunset-watching restaurants at all...read more

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Bridgetender Tavern and Grill

65 West Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-3342
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Bridgetender Tavern and Grill is a favorite of many diners in the Lake Tahoe area. Lovingly known as The BT, Bridgetender has been a main player on the burger scene around the shores of Lake Tahoe since 1977. One of the favorite items on the menu is the turkey burger with waffle fries. Another favorite is the super-tasty elk burger. The BT is also known...read more

Bridgetender Tavern and Grill is a favorite of many diners in the Lake Tahoe area....read more

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Brooks' Bar & Deck

100 Lake Parkway
Stateline, NV
(844) 207-9179
Edgewood Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Honored by Golf Digest as one of the Best Golf Pubs in the world, Brooks' Bar and Deck is home to a setting both striking and serene and a delicious menu featuring unique takes on comfort food classics. You'll find it at adjacent to the 18th hole at the Edgewood Tahoe golf course. Both walk-ins and reservations are welcome.read more

Honored by Golf Digest as one of the Best Golf Pubs in the world, Brooks'...read more

13

Burger Me!

10418 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-8852
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Got a hankering for a bison burger with sauerkraut, blue cheese, a side of garlic fries and a frosty pale ale? Burger Me in Truckee has it covered. While that exact burger isn’t on the fixed menu at Burger Me near downtown Truckee, it is one customers can concoct on their own off the popular burger joint’s list of mains and add-ons. With its super...read more

Got a hankering for a bison burger with sauerkraut, blue cheese, a side of garlic...read more

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Cable Car Ice Cream Shop

6834 North Lake Boulevard
Tahoe Vista, CA
(530) 546-9500
Mourelatos Lakeshore Resort
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Cable Car Ice Cream Shop has been a summertime favorite since the mid-1980s. Offering homemade ice cream from Blue Bunny Ice Cream in San Francisco, it also has cold drinks, lemonade, coffee and a few extra sweets. The ice cream shop also offers access to the Mourelatos Lakeshore Resort's beautiful gardens, giving the opportunity to relax and take in the surrounding beauty. Cable Car Ice...read more

Cable Car Ice Cream Shop has been a summertime favorite since the mid-1980s. Offering homemade...read more

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CB's Bistro

5075 North Lake Boulevard
Carnelian Bay, CA
(530) 546-4738
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

CB's Bistro is most definitely a favorite among locals, and for good reason. Located right across the street from some of the best public swimming on Lake Tahoe, this friendly, family-centric dining establishment has sandwiches, burgers, appetizers, soups, salads and tasty Italian food plus a welcoming atmosphere. The pizzas are well-sized, and the calzones are huge. In addition, they have a kids' menu. There is a...read more

CB's Bistro is most definitely a favorite among locals, and for good reason. Located right...read more

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Chicken in a Barrel

2100 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-4480
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

When it comes to tasty food that is obviously created with care and love, there is a place in South Lake Tahoe to seek out: Chicken in a Barrel. Taking the cue from Hawaiian hospitality and the importance of family, Chicken in a Barrel is a dining experience that embodies togetherness. They utilize a one-of-a-kind cooking style in which custom-made drum barrels give chicken, ribs,...read more

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Cold Stone Creamery

1001 Heavenly Village Way, #24
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-2040
Shops at Heavenly Village
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

This franchise is perfectly situated in the Heavenly Village to serve up ice cream and other treats. In addition to ice cream dishes and creations, the menu includes cakes and cookies, shakes and smoothies, yogurts and sorbets. You can order a cake online (be sure to check how much advance notice is required). The outdoor seating at the Village is the perfect setting for enjoying...read more

This franchise is perfectly situated in the Heavenly Village to serve up ice cream and...read more

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Cottonwood Restaurant & Bar

10142 Rue Hilltop Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-5711
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

If this Truckee landmark's marquee is a tad confusing, it’s understandable: Lit up at night above downtown in glowing red letters is a can’t-miss sign — HILLTOP LODGE. But if someone suggests having dinner and drinks at Cottonwood you’ll still aim for those neon lights. The Hilltop Lodge sign sits atop Cottonwood Restaurant & Bar, which is perched on one of California’s original ski hills...read more

If this Truckee landmark's marquee is a tad confusing, it’s understandable: Lit up at night...read more

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Crosby's Tavern

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

Crosby’s Tavern in Christmas Tree Village is a restaurant and bar with ample TVs to watch sports and a welcoming staff and family-friendly vibe. They’re open daily for all-day brunch, lunch and dinner with a little bit of everything on the menu. Lunch and dinner fare includes burgers, grilled sandwiches, steaks and BBQ ribs as well as a wide range of soups and salads and a...read more

Crosby’s Tavern in Christmas Tree Village is a restaurant and bar with ample TVs to...read more

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Donner Lake Kitchen

13720 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-3555
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

A fixture at Donner Lake for nearly a half-century, Donner Lake Kitchen is the very picture of a rustic, family eatery. Just look for the timber-camp-style cabin across the road from the lake and then tuck in for a great meal. If you can’t decide from all the offerings for breakfast and lunch, you can always go with the house specialty, huevos rancheros. Add in...read more

A fixture at Donner Lake for nearly a half-century, Donner Lake Kitchen is the very...read more

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Edgewood Restaurant

100 Lake Parkway
Stateline, NV
(844) 207-9179
Edgewood Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Edgewood Restaurant in the Clubhouse at Edgewood Tahoe is one of South Lake Tahoe's hidden gems. With its floor-to-ceiling windows, diners enjoy striking views of Lake Tahoe while indulging in culinary masterpieces paired with a carefully selected and diverse wine list.read more

Edgewood Restaurant in the Clubhouse at Edgewood Tahoe is one of South Lake Tahoe's hidden...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. This sports bar is a gathering spot for friends to meet and watch the game on one of nine big screens. The fun also includes horseshoes and beer pong on occasion and perhaps even live music. The everyday happy hour runs from 3 to...read more

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Fox & Hound Lake Tahoe Bar & Grill

237 Tramway Drive
Stateline, NV
(775) 588-8887
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

If you want to brag that you’ve been to the highest sports bar at Tahoe, then you need to drive up Kingsbury Grade and visit the Fox & Hound. A full restaurant and bar, they serve everything you’d expect to find at a good bar and grill, plus they are rightfully proud of their award-winning barbecue. In fact, the Fox & Hound BBQ will be...read more

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Fredrick's Fusion Bistro

907 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-3007
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Fredrick’s, an American bistro with an Asian twist, is known for their sashimi and sushi rolls, but they also serve up seafood, duck, filet mignon and braised short ribs, to name a few. Not to be missed are the Lobster Dogs and the Turf & Surf sushi rolls. There’s a welcoming bar with a mellow ambiance serving craft cocktails. They have an extensive and eclectic...read more

Fredrick’s, an American bistro with an Asian twist, is known for their sashimi and sushi...read more

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Grand Central Pizza & Pasta

2229 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Suite E
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-1308
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Grand Central Pizza & Pasta– the name just about says it all. The only way to improve on the moniker would be to note that they also have calzones, burgers, sandwiches and a salad bar. Near the South Y and the intersection of Lake Tahoe Boulevard and Tahoe Keys Boulevard, Grand Central is convenient to get to and offers good food in a friendly and...read more

Grand Central Pizza & Pasta– the name just about says it all. The only way...read more

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Hacienda Del Lago

760 North Lake Boulevard, #30
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 581-3700
Boatworks Mall
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Hacienda Del Lago is an absolute favorite among locals. Located in the iconic Boatworks Mall, it's easy to find for both visitors and year-round residents. A Mexican restaurant with heart, Hacienda (as it is affectionately known) boasts all of the typical Mexican fare plus signature margaritas and seasonal Happy Hour schedules with a beautiful view of the lake. Check in with them for special events...read more

Hacienda Del Lago is an absolute favorite among locals. Located in the iconic Boatworks Mall,...read more

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Inclined Burgers and Brews

901 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 298-7909
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

If you are looking for a tasty burger and beer spot, Inclined Burgers and Brews is going to serve up exactly what you are looking for. The welcoming, inviting atmosphere pairs well with their scrumptious, well-sized burgers and yummy fries (the garlic fries are highly recommended). With their great assortment of beer choices, the combo makes the meal a satisfying treat. The outdoor patio is...read more

If you are looking for a tasty burger and beer spot, Inclined Burgers and Brews...read more

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Jason's Beachside Grille

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

What more could you ask for than a lodge on the lake with a great view and a beach bar? Jason’s Beachside Grille has been dishing out gourmet burgers, great drinks and good times in Kings Beach since 1984. The interior is rustic and cozy, all wood, with hand-carved barstools and chairs, a vintage fire pit and birch branches strung with white lights. A glass-enclosed...read more

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Jimmy's

4104 Lakeshore Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3501
The Landing Lake Tahoe Resort & Spa
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Located at the Landing Resort & Spa, Jimmy’s is an elegant restaurant that serves mountain chic California cuisine. Brunch and a happy hour are offered daily. For dinner you can choose a number of small dishes to share as appetizers or as your main fare. From the larger entree menu, select from dishes such as Mary’s Organic Rotisserie Chicken Breast and Prime Petit Filet Mignon....read more

Located at the Landing Resort & Spa, Jimmy’s is an elegant restaurant that serves mountain...read more

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Lake Tahoe AleWorX Taproom

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

Nothing against the other adult beverages, but South Lake Tahoe has always been more of a craft beer kind of a place, even before microbrew was a buzzword. So the Lake Tahoe AleWorX taproom at the 'Y' doesn't feel so much like it is a new watering hole and pizzeria. It's more as if it's just a final puzzle piece that is a perfect fit....read more

Nothing against the other adult beverages, but South Lake Tahoe has always been more of...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, then Tahoe City has your fix. For the best in Southern comfort food, Moe's Original Bar B Que is your best bet, serving 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...read more

If you are craving Southern cooking, then Tahoe City has your fix. For the best...read more

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Moody’s Bistro, Bar & Beats

10007 Bridge Street
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-8688
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Moody’s in downtown Truckee is all about the three Bs – bistro, bar and beats. In fact, that’s the popular establishment’s formal name: Moody’s Bistro, Bar & Beats (but locals just call it Moody’s). Occupying the lower half of the historic (and maybe haunted) Truckee Hotel, Moody’s is open for lunch, happy hour, dinner and late-night grooving to live jazz. Not hungry enough for a...read more

Moody’s in downtown Truckee is all about the three Bs – bistro, bar and beats....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 is 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...read more

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Orchid's Authentic Thai Cuisine

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

Like many of the smaller restaurants at Lake Tahoe, Orchid's Thai is located in a building that, architecturally speaking, could be called “mid-century shopping center,” and has an interior that, if it weren’t for the decorations on the walls, could just as easily be that of a rural cafe. But since dining is less about the surroundings than it is about the food, Orchid's thrives...read more

Like many of the smaller restaurants at Lake Tahoe, Orchid's Thai is located in a...read more

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Park Prime Steakhouse

50 U.S. Highway 50
Stateline, NV
(844) 588-7625
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

The steakhouse at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is more authentic than practically any other resort steakhouse. The name is a nod to the Park family, known for owning and ranching much of the property in the area and for bringing the Hard Rock to Tahoe. Park Prime offers grass-fed and free-range beef in a modern Western atmosphere. Enjoy live music and a menu...read more

The steakhouse at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is more authentic than practically any...read more

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Primo's Italian Bistro

2180 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-2220
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Jim Primo’s Tahoe restaurant is the continuation of a family tradition, one that began with the first Primo’s in Boston in the ‘60s. The local Primo’s Italian Bistro makes its sauces, pastas and desserts in house, prepares each dish to order and uses only organic, free-range chicken. Primo’s is on the main boulevard as it nears the Y coming from the east, and to call...read more

Jim Primo’s Tahoe restaurant is the continuation of a family tradition, one that began with...read more

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River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant

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

River Ranch is a landmark destination and locals' favorite year-round, but it really comes alive in the summer. Nestled on the banks of the Truckee River, River Ranch has a perfect position to catch people tubing down the mellow rapids during the heat of the summer. They have an open patio that frames the last rapids that tubers ride before disembarking. The patio is home to an outdoor bar...read more

River Ranch is a landmark destination and locals' favorite year-round, but it really comes alive in...read more

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RoJo's Tavern

3091 Harrison Avenue
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-4960
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

RoJo's Tavern offers a bit of old-Tahoe charm in the form of food and fun. In a nearly century-old historic building in the middle of town, the food side of things includes the bar and restaurant serving lunch and dinner entrees of steak, seafood, chicken, burgers, Italian house specialties and an entire range of barbecue dishes. As for the fun, RoJo's hosts weekly events that...read more

RoJo's Tavern offers a bit of old-Tahoe charm in the form of food and fun....read more

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Rookie's Sports Bar & Grill

930 Tahoe Boulevard, #1000
Incline Village, NV
(775) 831-9008
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

If you’re looking for a place to watch a particular sporting event – obscure or otherwise – Rookie’s is probably showing it on one of their 30 high-definition TVs. They serve breakfast until late morning, and the menu is extensive, from a bagel and cream cheese to burritos, Benedicts, scrambles and omelets. Served late into the night, the rest of the menu has salads, wraps,...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 in the Tahoe City restaurant scene, has fed patrons since 1964. It not only offers basic American fare like hamburgers, salads and steaks, but also pays homage to the history of the area. Filled with local antiques, memorabilia and photos of long ago, the interior has a homey and welcoming atmosphere. The adjoining bar can be quite lively on weekends....read more

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

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Sidelines Sports Pub

3411 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-6722
Beach Retreat & Lodge at Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

When an important game is on, one thing is vital: a big-screen TV. Thank goodness for places like Sidelines Sports Pub, where watching your favorite team while enjoying your favorite beverage is as easy as stopping by. A sports bar within the hotel lobby of Beach Retreat & Lodge, Sidelines Sports Pub is a welcoming eatery just steps away from the front desk. From football...read more

When an important game is on, one thing is vital: a big-screen TV. Thank goodness...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 relatively new tap house and brewery in the Cobblestone Shopping Center provides an exceptional opportunity to enjoy tasty brews, juicy burgers and great views of the lake. Serving lunch and dinner, Tahoe Tap Haus has an atmosphere that is open, inviting and welcoming – it's like walking into your best friend's home. There is a huge selection of...read more

A favorite among north shore locals, this relatively new tap house and brewery in the...read more

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Tep's Villa Roma

3450 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-8227
Lake Tahoe Restaurant
(800) 490-3066

Tep’s Villa Roma is a family-owned South Shore institution with a grand exterior and classy, old-world interior. Since 1975 Tep’s has been serving Italian and seafood dishes for families wanting a nice dinner out or a place to host a special event. In addition to the relaxing and subdued atmosphere, the restaurant offers an award-winning selection of entrees that runs the gamut of pasta, steak,...read more

Tep’s Villa Roma is a family-owned South Shore institution with a grand exterior and classy,...read more

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The Baked Bear

4118 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, #5
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-0129
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

When it comes to delectable desserts, The Baked Bear chain serves up the tastiest ice cream sandwiches possible. Homemade from original cookie recipes made with love and served with made-from-scratch, hand-scooped ice cream, these ice cream sandwiches are literally like nothing you have ever tried before. The cookie base can be switched out with a brownie, depending on just what you're looking for in your...read more

When it comes to delectable desserts, The Baked Bear chain serves up the tastiest ice...read more

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The Bistro at Edgewood Tahoe

180 Lake Parkway
Stateline, NV
(775) 588-2787
Edgewood Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Conveniently located inside The Lodge at Edgewood Tahoe is the Bistro, a hub for guests to gather, dine and reminisce about the day's adventures. The Bistro serves as Edgewood's refined yet casual, dining option for breakfast, lunch and dinner. read more

Conveniently located inside The Lodge at Edgewood Tahoe is the Bistro, a hub for guests...read more

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The Cork & More

1032 Al Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-5253
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

A few select businesses establish themselves to the point that you can't imagine what it would be like if they were to close up shop. The Cork & More, a Tahoe institution for nearly 40 years, is one of those places. Smack-dab in the middle of the South Shore community, it has been described as a Napa-style market, and that term goes a long way...read more

A few select businesses establish themselves to the point that you can't imagine what it...read more

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The Grille at The Chateau

955 Fairway Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 832-1178
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

You don’t have to be a golfer to stop in for a bite at The Grille, located inside The Chateau at Incline Village on the Incline Village Championship Golf Course. With an indoor dining room and an outdoor deck overlooking the 18th green, it can be hard to decide what’s better – the food or the amazing view down the golf course of Lake Tahoe...read more

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The Idle Hour Wine Bar + Events

3351 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3304
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

When it comes to combining an amazing lakefront event with exceptional wine, The Idle Hour is a business not to be missed. Created out of the desire to bring together a wine bar with a stunning event space, The Idle Hour offers an ever-changing lineup of boutique wine producers that are personally chosen by The Idle Hour team. Within that offering is their magnificent Wine...read more

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The Lodge Restaurant & Pub

12850 Northwoods Boulevard
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-9455
Tahoe Donner Association
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

If you’re looking for the quintessential Tahoe lodge with vaulted ceilings, natural wood and stone interiors with expansive windows looking out over mountain evergreens, The Lodge Restaurant & Pub in Tahoe Donner is the place. The Lodge has paired perfectly the Tahoe look and feel with classic menu offerings and a fun pub atmosphere. Depending on the season and one’s mood, the evening could be...read more

If you’re looking for the quintessential Tahoe lodge with vaulted ceilings, natural wood and stone...read more

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The Oyster Bar

50 U.S. Highway 50
Stateline, NV
(844) 588-7625
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Alongside the casino floor in the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, practically right in the middle of the gaming action, is The Oyster Bar. There have been seafood restaurants in the South Shore resorts before but never anything quite like this. The namesake offering is fresh seasonal oysters by the dozen, and don't miss out on the shrimp cocktail. The bar also features a New...read more

Alongside the casino floor in the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, practically right in the...read more

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The Soule Domain

9983 Cove Street
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-7529
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

If you’re looking for a romantic dinner made with fresh, natural ingredients, look no further than The Soule Domain. Housed in a mid-century cabin in the shadow of the Tahoe Biltmore, The Soule has been producing French-based cuisine fused with Asian and Mediterranean influences since 1985. The split-level log cabin dining room is rustic and cozy, warmed by a fireplace. Tahoe memorabilia decorates the walls,...read more

If you’re looking for a romantic dinner made with fresh, natural ingredients, look no further...read more

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Whitecaps Pizza

8290 North Lake Boulevard
Kings Beach, CA
(530) 546-2200
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Whitecaps Pizza has created the perfect combination: delicious pizza accompanied with stellar views. On the shores of Lake Tahoe in Kings Beach, Whitecaps Pizza is a restaurant offering pizza, appetizers and sandwiches. They also have 14 handcrafted beers on tap as well as an extensive domestic and international wine selection. Their welcoming, clean establishment is great for enjoying your meal indoors or on the outside...read more

Whitecaps Pizza has created the perfect combination: delicious pizza accompanied with stellar views. On the...read more

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Xhale Bar & Lounge

27 Highway 50, Suite Basement
Stateline, NV
(775) 580-7221
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Xhale Bar & Lounge is a welcoming bar that offers dancing, hookah enjoyment and great drink specials. The vibe is fun and relaxing while at the same time hopping with the latest music beats. Their full hookah bar offers smoking apparatus and a variety of smoking flavors. They also feature a full bar and nightclub scene with music raging into the wee morning hours and...read more

Xhale Bar & Lounge is a welcoming bar that offers dancing, hookah enjoyment and great...read more

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Za's Lakefront

120 Grove Street
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-9292
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Seeking a Lake Tahoe view to enjoy with your lunch or dinner? Za's is an excellent choice for lakefront dining in Tahoe City. The views will blow you away at this eclectic American-Italian restaurant that's also known for its good prices and casual setting. Wait until you see their new outdoor bar that's right over the lake! The menu offers something for everyone, including salads,...read more

Seeking a Lake Tahoe view to enjoy with your lunch or dinner? Za's is an...read more

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Zephyr Cove Restaurant

760 U.S. Highway 50
Zephyr Cove, NV
(775) 589-4968
Zephyr Cove Resort
Lake Tahoe Restaurant

Longtime residents and visitors know it as the Lodge, even though it now goes by the name of the Zephyr Cove Restaurant. This historic building has a stonework fireplace, views of the lake and forest and some of the best milkshakes at the lake. Adjacent to the Zephyr Cove Resort amenities, the Lodge serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. This means pancakes and eggs, sandwiches, burgers...read more

Longtime residents and visitors know it as the Lodge, even though it now goes by...read more