The Best North Lake Tahoe Restaurants

Are you looking for the perfect place to enjoy three square meals during your trip to North Lake Tahoe? We can help! You’ll find just about every type of food around the lake, from fine dining options to casual joints. No matter which of the below restaurants you visit, though, you’re sure to find exciting, delicious options and friendly staff! Find out our picks for the best North Lake Tahoe restaurants!

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For Breakfast

Start your day off right! Stop by any of these incredible bakeries, cafes, or diners to enjoy a pastry, savory breakfast, or quick cup of coffee.

Tahoe House Bakery, Tahoe City (530)583-1377
Rosie’s Café, Tahoe City (530)583-8504
The Dam Café, Tahoe City (530)581-0278
Syd’s Bagelry & Espresso, Tahoe City (530)583-2666
Stony Ridge Uncommon Kitchen, Tahoe City (530) 583-3663
Fire Sign Café, West Shore-Sunnyside (530)583-0871
The Old Post Office Café, Carnelian Bay (530)546-3205
Log Cabin Café, King’s Beach (530)546-7109
Jax Diner, Truckee (530)550-7450
Coffeebar, Truckee (530)587-2000
Squeeze In, Truckee (530) 587-9814
Crest Café & Catering, Alpine Meadows (530) 581-3037

For Lunch

Whether you’re someone who enjoys a light snack for lunch or something a little heartier, these restaurants will hit the spot. From hearty BBQ to light deli sandwiches, you can find a little bit of everything during your North Lake Tahoe vacation.

Sunnyside Restaurant, West Shore-Tahoe City (530)583-7200
Thai Kitchen, Tahoe City (530)583-1784
Fat Cat Bar & Grill, Tahoe City (530) 583-3355
Tahoe Mountain Brewing Company, Tahoe City (530) 581-4677
Jake’s on the Lake, Tahoe City (530)583-0188
Uncommon Kitchen, Tahoe City (530)583-3663
Spoon, Tahoe City (530)581-5400
Moe’s Original BBQ, Tahoe City (530) 583-4227
Front Street Station Pizza, Tahoe City (530)583-3770
Tahoe City Sushi, Tahoe City (530) 581-2004
Squaw Valley Village Restaurants, Squaw Valley (530)584-0110
Full Belly Deli, Truckee (530)550-9516
Tacos Jalisco, Truckee (530)587-1131
Morgan’s Lobster Shack, Truckee (530) 582-5000
T’s Mesquite Rotisserie, Truckee (775) 831-2832
Char-pit, King’s Beach (530)546-3171
Steamer’s Beach Side Pizza & Bar, Kings Beach (530) 546-2218
CB’s Pizza & Grill, Carnelian Bay (530) 546-4738

For Dinner

Treat yourself to an amazing dinner while you’re in town. Whether you’re visiting one of these splendid North Lake Tahoe restaurants on the water or you’re looking for restaurants in Tahoe City, you’ll be pleased with the many options in this region. Have an intimate date night at one of these Lake Tahoe restaurants with a view or hit up one of the local bars with a group of friends. The possibilities are endless!

The Bridgetender, Tahoe City (530)583-3342
Blue Agave Mexican Grill, Tahoe City (530)583-8113
Christy Hill Lakeside Bistro, Tahoe City (530)583-8551
Wolfdale’s Cuisine Unique, Tahoe City (530) 583-5700
The River Grill, Tahoe City (530) 581-2644
Dockside 700 Lakefront Grill, Tahoe City (530) 581-0303
Jiffy’s Pizza, Tahoe City (530) 583-3303
Zia Lina, Tahoe City (530)581-0100
Pfeifer House Restaurant, Tahoe City (530) 583-3102
Spindleshank’s American Bistro, Kings Beach (530) 546-2191
Hacienda Del Lago, Tahoe City (530) 581-3700
Old Range Steakhouse, Tahoe Vista (530) 546-4800
Jason’s beachside Grill, Kings Beach (530) 546-3315
Lanza’s Italian Food & Spirits, Kings Beach (530) 546-2434
The Soule Domain, Kings Beach (530) 546-7529
Las Panchitas Mexican Restaurant, Kings Beach (530) 546-4539
Hiro Sushi, Kings Beach (530) 546-4476
PlumpJack’s Café, Squaw Valley (530) 583-1576
Mamasake Sushi, Squaw Valley (530) 584-0110
River Ranch Restaurant, Alpine Village (530) 583-4264
West Shore Pizza, Westshore-Tahoma (530) 525-4771
Za’s, Tahoe City (530) 583-9292

For Coffee and Ice Cream

End your day with a sweet treat! Visit any of these cute coffee shops to indulge in a yummy dessert for a comforting cup of coffee.

Coffee Connexion, Tahoe City (530) 583-0725
Log Cabin Ice Cream, Kings Beach (530) 546-7109
Poppy’s Frozen Yogurt, Tahoe City (530) 581-0885
Tahoe City Chocolates, Tahoe City (530) 583-6652

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