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Lanza's Restaurant

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7739 N Lake Blvd, Kings Beach, CA 96143
530-546-2434
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 62
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Mama Mia

Very nice wine list with authentic Italian dishes. My lasagna wass a good as I have had. Made with sliced meatballs added a rustic touch.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
Steve B
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Kerrville, Texas
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  • Families with children
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147 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Kerrville, Texas
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Very nice wine list with authentic Italian dishes. My lasagna wass a good as I have had. Made with sliced meatballs added a rustic touch.

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Tahoe Vista
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The food is good but simple. Prices are high for what you get but portions are generous. My wife and I (and I am not a light eater) often share an entree to go and it is plenty for two.

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LONG ISLAND, NY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Did not have a full meal here, but the staff was impeccable, and the Calimari was fantastic! Will definitely be back!

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Placerville, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My husband and I go to King's Beach on a regular basis for a weekend getaway. We stay at Rustic Cottages which is right down the street from this restaurant. Our last visit was on Valentine's Day and we decided to walk to the restaurant instead of driving so we could sit in the bar and enjoy some cocktails before... More 

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Acton, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Old school Italian food the staff to the waiters were incredible. the food came in large quality and very delicious.

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San Diego, California
Top Contributor
152 reviews 152 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
324 helpful votes 324 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This is a top restaurant for home cooking type of Italian food. The sauces are some of the best we have ever had. The minnestroni soup if peppery and wonderful, full of all good things to eat. We would recommend this restaurant anytime you are in the area.

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Northern California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

My husband and I were in the area for a relaxing weekend. Looking for a casual dinner place with good pizza. So glad we found this place! We walked in, were greeted with a smile and seated immediately. My husband ordered a small pizza. I ordered the create your pasta meal, penne pasta with meat sauce. It came with a... More 

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

Family restaurant good food at good prices. Always seems to be busy. No reservations unless a very large group.not a foodie place.

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Napa, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This place is amazing; from the second we walked in the door I knew Lanza's would be good! From the red-checkered tablecloths to the Tiffany-inspired light fixtures, even the delicious aroma of garlic and cheese reassured me that this homey Italian restaurant was exactly what I was craving. We spent the day at North Star and I had an overpriced,... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Lanza's restaurant is always a fun, lively place to eat or drink. They are always packed with a spirited crowd and their food is delicious. We usually get our meals to go, but last time stayed and enjoyed the fun. Garlic bread with cheese is incredible! Since it is so busy, the service is fair but friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7739 N Lake Blvd, Kings Beach, CA 96143
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Kings Beach
  • Phone Number: 530-546-2434

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?