FIRESIGN CAFE - 1785 WEST LAKE BLVD., SUNNYSIDE
A local's favorite since 1978, this is our top spot for a sit down breakfast. On a busy weekend, be prepared for the line, it is worth the wait. An insider tip, once checked in, run across the street to the Sunnyside Market, pickup a coffee or fixings for a mimosa, then cruise on over to the beach by next to Sunnyside Resort. Your buzzer for breakfast will still work, and you can enjoy a beverage with a view while you wait. (reservations not accepted)
TAHOE HOUSE - 625 WEST LAKE BLVD., SUNNYSIDE
Coffee and a pastry more your style, bike down to the Tahoe House Bakery for the best swiss style baked goods and organic coffee. Also a great spot if you need to pick up some wine, specialty meats or cheeses for your beach picnic or pre-wedding snack.
SUNNYSIDE RESORT - 1850 WEST LAKE BLVD, SUNNYSIDE - 530.583.7300
Located lakeside on the West Shore, come by boat, bike, foot or car to enjoy mountain grill lunch and dinner on the deck, or fine dining in the resort dining room.
UNCORKED - 475 NORTH LAKE BLVD, TAHOE CITY
Located in the Cobblestone Shopping Center, Uncorked wine bar offers a wide selection of wines by the glass to enjoy in the tasting room as well as a wide variety of bottles to take home, or to take with you on your lakeside adventures.
CHRISTY HILL - 115 GROVE STREET, TAHOE CITY - 530.583.8551
Make your reservations here for the best food, service and sunset views in Tahoe. Located 100 feet above the lake, Christy Hill is our top recommendation for dinner and drinks. Start at the sand bar with a glass of wine by the fire before going inside for small plates or elegant entrees.
where to start….hiking, biking, sailing, paddling, rafting, historical tours…so many activities so little time
Whether you are looking for lake views, forrest trails or vertical climbs, there are options at every turn. Check out these pages for specific routes. Remember to bring plenty of water, a snack and wear your sunscreen!
Tahoe City offers miles of trails for cruising, cross country, downhill or road biking. Visit Olympic Bike Shop in Tahoe City for rentals and expert advice.
Canoe, Kayak or Stand Up Paddle Boards are great ways to spend the day and get out of the water. Offering rentals or guided tours, go over to Tahoe City Kayak to get setup for the best way to spend a summer day.
If historical tours are more your speed, visit one of the many historical landmarks dotting the edge of Lake Tahoe.