Places to Eat in South Lake Tahoe

Five Best South Lake Tahoe Restaurants

Best Restaurants in South Lake Tahoe
South Lake Tahoe is a destination built for and focused on the vacationer, and your South Lake Tahoe vacation rental will have you within minutes of all that Tahoe has to offer. Perfect ski slopes in the winter, the fabulous lake in the summer, and some really great deals in the off seasons, which take place during April and May and September to November, are just a few things you can expect.

With everything catered to the vacationer, the restaurants are no exception. Whether you are wanting a quiet meal for two or a banquet for your wedding party, these five South Lake Tahoe Restaurants offer the service, the foods and the ambiance vacationers expect.

1. The Beacon Bar & Grill

Featuring an American-inspired menu, the Beacon Bar & Grill serves brunch through dinner. With everything from sandwiches to steak and a locally favorite clam chowder, the menu has everything to hit the right spot. Special events are perfect for this location; you can choose indoor or outdoor seating for your event. Whether your party is large or small, you can take advantage of the large decks right off of the lake. All year round, this is the place for your group to gather.

2. Café Fiore

The chefs at Café Fiore execute Italian cuisine to perfection. At Café Fiore, which is a quintessential local favorite, the sauces complement the dishes, and the dessert is a nice way to end your meal. Awarded the "Wine Spectator Award of Excellence" by Wine Spectator Magazine, Café Fiore offers a wine list that will have the perfect complement for your meal. The wine list is available for any catered event or reception. Book the entire place for your April, May, October or November wedding party.

3. Artemis Mediterranean Grill

This Mediterranean restaurant is perfect for your afternoon activity. Featuring local organic produce and the freshest ingredients available, Artemis Mediterranean Grill has a large selection on its menu. With salads, soups, sandwiches, pita wraps, burgers and an extensive appetizer selection, the restaurant will be able to please everyone in your party. Be sure to enjoy the Turkish coffee with one of the wonderful traditional or contemporary desserts.

4. The Naked Fish

As the flagship restaurant for the chain, this location offers the best selection of fresh fish. Staff members even travel over 200 miles regularly to pick up products, ensuring fresh ingredients. Many of the menu items are unavailable anywhere else in South Lake Tahoe. Specializing in sushi and rolls, the restaurant also offers a nice selection of cooked items on the menu. Call ahead for you special party, and the Naked Fish will easily accommodate your group.

5. The Fresh Ketch

Located right on the Tahoe Keys Marina, the Fresh Ketch has breath-taking views of Lake Tahoe. Although seafood is at the forefront of the menu, the restaurant also offers a nice selection of other meat entrees and pastas. The spectacular desserts are all homemade. The facility is able to accommodate private parties up to 80 patrons. If you reserve the entire place for your party, the restaurant can host up to 180 people. 

South Lake Tahoe is the perfect place for your group gathering. Whether your group is celebrating a wedding, a 50th wedding anniversary, a family reunion, or a private retreat, this town has you covered. When you stay in South Lake Tahoe, you'll experience excellent food, mountain air and views of the clear water from any of these five restaurants.


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