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Food and restaurants in Lake Tahoe

Top restaurants

Seafood Restaurant
“A meal at GarWoods is a must-do. The views are 2nd to none, overlooking pristine Lake Tahoe. Wednesday Wet Woodies (drinks) are delicious!! ”
  • 117 locals recommend
Hotel
“Go early, grab a table on the deck in the summer. Outstanding views of Lake Tahoe. ”
  • 116 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“This is EVERYONES favorite place for breakfast. Grab a coffee from the West Shore Market just across the street while you wait! ”
  • 99 locals recommend
Café
“Sprouts is a great spot to grab a healthy lunch and fresh-squeezed juice or smoothie. There are sandwiches, soups, salads, burritos and bowls all made with fresh ingredients. ”
  • 94 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“Our favorite restaurant on the lake! Fine dining American style cuisine on the shores of the lake. This restaurant is part of the Hyatt and is 14 miles away in Incline Village”
  • 83 locals recommend
Bar
“Classic bar and grill with a rustic flare right next to the Truckee River in Tahoe City. Full menu with great draft beer selections and great atmosphere. Popular spot with the locals. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Our go to place for pizza. Expect long wait longs since it's at Heavenly Village. You can also order in advance for take out orders. ”
  • 58 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Leave happy and full after an authentic Italian meal. Might be a bit of a drive, but if you’ve worked up your appetite, Lanza’s is the best kind of cure. ”
  • 61 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“Sprouts is a great spot to grab a healthy lunch and fresh-squeezed juice or smoothie. There are sandwiches, soups, salads, burritos and bowls all made with fresh ingredients. ”
  • 94 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great bread and pastries! Highly recommended. Half off bread and some pastries from 3-4pm”
  • 74 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“This place is a classic breakfast spot with biscuits and gravy, grits, waffles and more!”
  • 33 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
“Well stocked little grocery with good coffee, great sandwiches and fun curiosities. ”
  • 41 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Very friendly environment with a wide range of menu items. They take pride in their establishment ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“A great breakfast place in the heart of Tahoe City. A short drive from kings beach, but good food and cool atmosphere and friendly staff. Always busy so call ahead to check if there are wait times!”
  • 41 locals recommend
Café
“A great place to rent kayaks and paddle boards. It is also a great place to take classes! They have a wide variety of paddle classes and clinics, something for everyone. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bakery
“It’s hands down the best bakery in the basin. This unassuming little place really hits the spot with their excellently brewed Tahoe teas and sweet+savory treats. ”
  • 20 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Great bread and pastries! Highly recommended. Half off bread and some pastries from 3-4pm”
  • 74 locals recommend
Bakery
“It’s hands down the best bakery in the basin. This unassuming little place really hits the spot with their excellently brewed Tahoe teas and sweet+savory treats. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bakery
“A great little hole in the wall taqueria. Its very small and it gets really busy in the evenings. This is a favorite for the locals. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Bakery
“Only bagel shop in town! Service could be better (rude brothers ;) but the bagels are good”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bakery
“Super Delicious Local bakery. Closed on Mondays. Great apple, cheese, Danish! Fresh Baked Breads, fruit pies, tarts, cookies and muffins ! ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Supermarket
“Large grocery store that will have all your grocery shopping needs. They also have and extensive wine and liquor sections if that is also on you list. ”
  • 41 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“hidden spot, locals know,,yummy every day new menu. small seated area, for lunches, good close”
  • 2 locals recommend