10 of the Best South Lake Tahoe Restaurants

One of the best parts about traveling is experiencing new food and discovering new restaurants. Sometimes it can be overwhelming deciding which to pick – that’s why we’ve collected a sample of some of the best South Lake Tahoe restaurants. You’ll find everything from German and Thai to exquisite fine dining, so no matter what you are in the mood for, you’re sure to find it.

Are you planning a trip to South Lake Tahoe? Don’t miss out on any of the hidden gems that the area has to offer.

Get Your Fill at These Top South Lake Tahoe Restaurants

Artemis Lakefront Cafe

As the name indicates, Artemis Lakefront Cafe is right along the lake, which means you’ll have stunning views as you enjoy your meal. You’ll find delicious Mediterranean food on the menu at this quaint, inviting restaurant.

Azul Latin Kitchen

Head over to Heavenly Village to sample Azul Latin Kitchen’s “lighter, fresher, and healthier” take on Mexican and South and Central American cuisine. They focus on using only the finest quality ingredients that are local, organic, and sustainable.

Base Camp Pizza Co.

Base Camp Pizza Co. is a great place to grab a fresh, piping hot slice, whether you’ve just come from a day of skiing or are spending some time in the Heavenly Village. If you’re looking for a place with a laid-back atmosphere, this is a great choice, as there is live music daily.

Cafe Fiore

If you’re in search of a more romantic option, Cafe Fiore is a wonderful option. Their fine Italian dishes are made with only the freshest ingredients, and the wine list is extensive and well-curated.

California Burger Company

The California Burger Company is a popular spot for fantastic burgers and sandwiches. You’ll also find handmade milkshakes, a selection of craft beers, and over 100 different whiskeys to choose from.

Edgewood Restaurant

Head to the Edgewood Restaurant if you are in search of gorgeous surroundings and fine cuisine. Stunning floor to ceiling windows and an elegant lodge atmosphere combine to create the perfect ambiance.

Evan’s American Gourmet Cafe

This award-winning restaurant features a blend of cuisine styles from around the world. You’re sure to wow your sweetheart with a dinner here! Make sure to call ahead – Evan’s American Gourmet Cafe is reservation-only.

Himmel Haus

Discover classic German cuisine infused with a California twist at this laid-back spot. Himmel Haus is a German restaurant and bierhaus featuring a wide variety of German and Belgian biers and wines with a simple menu of Bavarian-inspired food.

My Thai Cuisine

A cozy, rustic atmosphere welcomes you into this eatery that exudes old-world flair. Enjoy excellent classic Thai dishes at this bustling restaurant. You can also expect fantastic service during your visit to My Thai.

Riva Grill on the Lake

You’ll find something for everyone on the menu at Riva Grill on the Lake. It’s a popular place to wind down after a day on the slopes – they’re known for their drinks. Sit outside to take in the lovely views of Lake Tahoe.

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