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Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet

625 W Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Ranked #3 of 54 restaurants in Tahoe City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $20
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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78 reviews from our community

92% Recommend
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English first
Davis, CA
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

We stopped by for a quick breakfast and to pick up sandwiches for lunch. I would have to say that the main drawback to this place was that they had too many wonderful choices for breakfast so it was hard to choose! I had a fresh baked raspberry pastry, my wife had a "raspberry twist", both were fresh and delicious.... More

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Vienna, Austria
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

Driving north on H89 to Tahoe City with a wife on your right craving for some strong coffee this place saved our day. Not only was the cappuccino perfect, the cakes we tried were excellent as well. Nice sitting area inside and outside, too. We loved it!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Had simple coffee and cake stop during drive around tourist day. Perfect and delicious. Iced coffee decaf Deelish. Cookies to go with perfect.

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Elk Grove, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We were renting a house just down the street from this place, what a find! Coffee and other hot drinks were really good. Grabbed a cake for our Daughters b-day-excellent. The pastry selection is amazing, from sweet to savory and some in between. The place was very busy on the weekend, people out the door when we went at 8... More

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Sunnyvale, California, United States
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Okay I may be over-exaggerating a bit, but they did help us out in a pinch! Note: This review is about service only. The morning of my friend's wedding, she realized she had a couple of gluten restricted guests attending the event. When I txt'd the bride to see if there was anything she needed, she sent me on a... More

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Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

What a great bakery! We went multiple times for breakfast pastries because it's unusual to find such delicious gluten free options. The GF lemon poppyseed blueberry muffins are heavenly, as are the chocolate pecan cookies! The rest of the family loved their normal pastries as well.

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San Diego, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were looking for a quick lunch on a busy 3rd of July and this place was exactly what we were looking for. Good sandwiches and we could have easily bought too much other food that we didn't need. The only thing we could have used was a fountain drink since is was very hot. Didn't think about it until... More

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Los Altos, California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Many years ago, this used to be a restaurant , they quit the restaurant business and when into bakery, sandwiches , coffee place, smart owners. We go there to get croissants, , they are enormous, are they the best I ever had, no, but they are good, very big, the chocolate croissant has a lot of chocolate and you could... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This little bakery doesn't look like much from the outside, although it is under reconstruction, but inside is a whole lot of goodness! quick breakfasts, great lunches and fantastic desserts. Don't miss this Tahoe gem - your taste buds will thank you. Their cranberry orange cheesecake in the fall is amazing.

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Mountain View, California
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206 reviews 206 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

There's an extensive remodel going on, but the kitchen is still turning out excellent food. We had a variety of sandwiches, salads, and soup for lunch, and they were all quite tasty and reasonably priced for the neighborhood - and lunch outside in Tahoe is a pretty tough life!

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