Lake Tahoe Dining

Coffee, Cafe's and Fine Dining

Hungry? Dozens of Tahoe City restaurants are ready to feed you, whether you're in the mood for burgers, seafood, steaks or just a good cup of coffee. Since you're in Tahoe, don't forget to let your eyes feast on the gorgeous lake views, the rambling Truckee River or the towering pines while you dine. Below is a sampling of Tahoe City dining establishments. Bon appetite!

Located At Granlibakken

Cedar House Pub – Granlibakken's on-site restaurant offers a variety of family-friendly and affordable favorites.  In a beautiful setting with a cozy fireplace in the winter and a sunny deck in the summer.

Summer Hours of Operation - Friday through Sunday from 11 - 9 pm

Winter Hours of Operation - Thursday through Sunday from 5 - 9 pm


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G-Mobile Food Truck – Granlibakken's Food Truck offering tacos, burritos, nachos and hot dogs (vegan and vegetarian fare available).  Located in Williard's Sport Shop parking lot  Thursday through Sunday from 11 am - 5 pm.

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Rusty's Mexican Kitchen – The perfect place to grab a quick bite, Rusty's Kitchen offers affordable, authentic, home-style Mexican food. Open weekends and holidays throughout the Winter ski season.

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Located on The West Shore

Stony Ridge Uncommon Kitchen – Located just outside the entrance from Granlibakken. Pack a picnic with goodies from this spot specializing in hot lunches, raw food and sushi to-go. And since it's located inside New Moon Natural Foods grocery, they'll be something for everyone here.

Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet – Coffee brewed to order, and European-style breads and pastries to die for! Sandwiches, soups, and salads are available to eat-in or to go. This family-owned and operated spot has been a local favorite for over 30 years.

The Bridgetender – If burgers, fries and beers are what you crave, then this is your spot. The iconic restaurant and bar on the banks of the Truckee River doubles its fun in summer with a spacious outdoor patio and bar.

West Shore Market – Locally owned and operated market featuring local food, specialty wine, and products made by Tahoe-based artisans. Also featuring fresh-baked goods daily and a deli. They're right on the bike path and across the street from the beach.

Fire Sign Cafe – Since 1978, Fire Sign Cafe has brought fresh, homemade breakfast and lunch to the Tahoe basin. In addition to the restaurant they also have an Annex coffee shop.

Sunnyside Steakhouse & Lodge – A Tahoe tradition. Come for casual fare at the bar or outside deck, or indulge in fine dining at the Lakeside Dining Room.

Located in Tahoe City

Pioneer Cocktail Club - The Pioneer Cocktail Club is a craft cocktail bar that offers fine dining ingredients in a casual setting. With food ranging from wood fired pizzas to an oven roasted chicken. The cocktails include artisanal spirits and all fresh juices and house made syrups.

Wolfdale's Cuisine Unique – Tahoe City fine dining at its finest, Wolfdale's has been serving East-West cuisine since 1978.

Cafe Zenon Tahoe City - Specialty cocktails, freshly made and seasonal breakfast, lunch, and dinner options. Located right at the Tahoe City golf course, and the perfect place to stop in for just  a drink or a casual meal.

Uncorked Tahoe City – This quaint wine bar right in the middle of Tahoe City features artisan cheese plates to nosh alongside a bottle or tasting.

River Grill – A nightly happy hour from 5 to 6:30 pm keeps this spot lively year-round, not to mention the riverside deck dining and outdoor fire pit.

Front Street Station Pizza Company – Look for the red truck outside this small pizza joint that's great for take-out. Enjoy your New York–style slices on the deck's barstools overlooking the Truckee River in summer.

Fat Cat – This café keeps it fun and fresh with sandwiches, simple pastas and salads. Great music, a lively bar and local art on the walls.