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Base Camp Pizza Co.

1001 Heavenly Villiage Way, Suite #25A, South Lake Tahoe, CA
530 544-2273
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Bar, Pizza & Pasta
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Established in 2012, this is the third restaurant for the Tahoe Restaurant Group. The two established restaurants are Fireside Pizza at Squaw Valley ski resort and Rubicon Pizza at Northstar ski resort. Headed by Ted Kennedy and Marc Vaccaro, the company is commited to a relaxed, family atmosphere with great food. All locations have games for the kids to play while they are waiting for their food.Base Camp Pizza Co. is the brainchild of long time friends Ray Villaman and Ted Kennedy. Ray is a 20 year restaurant veteran including - California Pizza Kitchen, Boston Market, the California Restaurant Association and even a short time as President of Blimpies.Come by and try some of our signature dishes: Spinach and Artichoke Dip, Smokey BBQ Chicken Pizza, Thai Chicken Curry Pizza, Italian Herb Shrimp Penne, and our signature Spaghetti Bolognese with Meatballs
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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

We were here the last time we went to Lake Tahoe and the service was not as good as it was on our last visit. The food didn't taste as good as it did last time either.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 NEW

After hearing people rave about it and seeing the long wait times we wanted to check this place out. We tried both the veggie options they have on the menu. The mix veggie was decent but the artichoke one wasn't that great. Nice ambiance though.

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Hornchurch, Essex
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

When we arrived we were told 25 minutes, 40 minutes went by after checking they pointed to an empty table and told us we would be seated there next. After another 10 minutes they had sat another group at our table. We finally were seated after over an hour wait. We were so hungry we ordered starters as well as... More

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Roseville, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stopped by here for lunch before heading home. We probably had three staff members check on us and ask if we needed anything. The appetizers and pizza were very good.

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Denver, Colorado
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127 reviews 127 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

Great pizza , salads, music. Service was top notch, seated right away, food in ten minutes. Sit outside if weather permits, space heaters help at night. Location is one hundred yard from gondola, shopping and live music make this a great choice. Very friendly and enjoyable staff, we will be back!

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Murrieta, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Having never been to Lake Tahoe we used recommendations from locals and fellow tripadvisor reviewers to guide our vacation. Located in the center of Heavenly Village, Base Camp pizza is a bustling restaurant that offers a fun and inviting vibe, while offering an atmosphere that is both family friendly and welcoming to those who want to enjoy a good beer... More

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New York
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81 reviews 81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This place gets crazy busy so go early, or be prepared to wait. Even for take-out it was 45 minutes to get our food. The salads and pizza were very good and excellent selection of beer.

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Mesa, Arizona
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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We are pizza lovers! My husband and I celebrated our 28th wedding anniversary in Lake Tahoe. We did a little research on the best pizza in town and found Basecamp Pizza. The Basecamp specialty pizza was amazing! Our waiter, Will, was outstanding. The live music was an added bonus on an already great meal. We sat outside and enjoy a... More

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South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Fun atmosphere and the pizza is amazing. Lake Tahoe local's love coming here because the music and family fun events.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Really liked the 'Adult Rootbeer'! Personal size pizzas were handy for small eaters. Always live music and lots of seating.

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