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611 United States Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
(775) 588-2844
Today
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Pizza!

Love to get pizza at Sam's, whenever we come to Tahoe we always make sure we have a pizza. We either eat in or take out, and it's always been consistently good. We usually get the combo.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Lori_Lar916
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Rocklin, California
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31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Rocklin, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Love to get pizza at Sam's, whenever we come to Tahoe we always make sure we have a pizza. We either eat in or take out, and it's always been consistently good. We usually get the combo.

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wallace, california
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We had just finished a ride on the Tahoe Queen and needed lunch. I probably would not have stopped just driving by, but the comments were good. It was worth it. The burgers were prepared well. And who would think a small place like this would have a soft shelled crab sandwich. It was awesome.

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Tahoe CA
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Interesting spot, good food and drinks. A little hard to park, keep your eye out as you approach. Make sure you have the time to linger as it can get busy and is laid back service.

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Zephyr Cove, Nevada
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

terrible tacos.. salads good.. burgers good. good place to socialize and shoot pool.. food kinda iffy

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north shields
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I was recommended by a local american to try sams when we arrived in we were just expecting a pizza restaurant but it also has a bar . We were served as soon as we sat down the small pizza is enough for 3 people we did not know this and all ordered one each . I had the teriyaki... More 

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Kalamazoo, MI
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Ice cold beer, sizzlin' hot wings, horseshoes, near zephyr cove beach....what else could you ask for?

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Poway
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The outside of the Sam's Place is not much to look at but I was told that it is the oldest existing bar in Tahoe. The inside is like a small maze and of course very dated. We ordered a pizza based on the trip advisor reviews. Delicious! Crust was thick and had a great consistency. Not greasy. My husband... More 

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Ventura, California
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

So we had a large party of about 12 people. We sat ourselves, which I think is standard. It took a while for anyone to come over and take our order for drinks. Took a really long time to get our food and when it came it was only 1/3 of our order. By the time the rest of the... More 

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Santa Ynez, California
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Get the Sam's burger, it was delicious. The place is kind of "dive" ish from the street but it has a cute grassy patio in the back with a fountain so it was very comfy. The waitress was very nice and the food is not "pre-fab", it's made from scratch. I had the fried zucchini, my son had the bbq... More 

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Fayetteville, Georgia
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We were in Tahoe for 7 days and ordered Sam's Place pizza on 3 of the days. We ordered take out, so I can't say much about the eat in experience. What I can say is that the dough on this pizza was delicious. It was almost like eating grandma's rolls topped with marinara, cheese, and pepperoni. I found myself... More 

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Additional Information about Sam's Place

Address: 611 United States Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
Phone Number: (775) 588-2844
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)  >  Zephyr Cove
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American, Pizza, Seafood, Delicatessen

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 611 United States Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)  >  Zephyr Cove
  • Phone Number: (775) 588-2844

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pizza, Seafood, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 am - 12:00 am

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