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259 Kingsbury Grade, Zephyr Cove, NV 89449
(775) 588-8989
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great spot to have a beer and catch a game on TV

My wife and try to visit here 5 or 6 times a year while we are in South Lake Tahoe. Really friendly staff here. I have met both owners and they really work hard to satisfy their customer's needs. Full bar, wine and 14 beers on tap. Multiple flat screen TV's to watch sporting events and they also... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2015
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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My wife and try to visit here 5 or 6 times a year while we are in South Lake Tahoe. Really friendly staff here. I have met both owners and they really work hard to satisfy their customer's needs. Full bar, wine and 14 beers on tap. Multiple flat screen TV's to watch sporting events and they also have approximately... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

It was very good place off the main path. It was really good food and the prices were very fair for the portion and good alcohol selection!

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Danville, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Really great burgers but there is a much nicer selection of food than what you might think with a place that has "Tavern" in it's name. Serving are universally generous and very tasty! Great & super- friendly bar scene (lots of locals). Casual is the "word: for both the dress & the decor.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Our hotel steered us to this locals place just off the main drag and it was awesome! The bartender was super friendly & efficient, and knew almost everyone who came in. Food was great and portions were generous. Loved this place!!

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

Adding to my review from last year. Went again to Mott Canyon with my family and had another great value meal. The spicy wings were particularly good. Had the IPAD beer that I could not pronounce, Itchi...... something which was really good. As I said last time, I will undoubtedly visit again.

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Glenbrook, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We live about a mile from Mott Canyon Grill and it's one of my daughter's favorites. We all love the Reuben, the fries are excellent, the red and blue potato salad is my favorite. Sometimes a little too loud for me, the music is always blaring, would be nice if they had it a little lower during main dining hours... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Stopped by for a quick beer and decided to have some wings. Quite a nice surprise! The wings had nice and tasty crispy outside, moist and delicious inside. The large portion was served with two dipping sauces. For those who partake of Delta Dining Rewards, this is the only place in Tahoe that's part of the program. I'll be back--for... More 

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Arrived at our suite late, and they recommended Mott Canyon. There was only one person serving both bar and eating area, but service was prompt and friendly. I ordered a pulled pork sandwich and my wife ordered a BLTA (A for avocado). Both meals were really good for bar food, slaw was tasty too. Had a good variety of draft... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Have been travelling to Lake Tahoe for many years now and my sons have it as a firm favourite. probably because of the connection to Mott canyon in the Heavenly Ski Resort on the Nevada side. They (and I) like the sports theme. The staff were friendly and the place normally quite lively. The food was good, the portions were... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

The pizza was tremendous -- thin crust and piled high. Taste fantastic. Beer was excellent and served promptly as was the pizza. TV's all around. It's a little noisy as the locals hang out here. Only downside is that it is up the Grade in Stateline and not on the strip or the village, so you will need to drive... More 

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Address: 259 Kingsbury Grade, Zephyr Cove, NV 89449
Phone Number: (775) 588-8989
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)  >  Zephyr Cove
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: American, Pub

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  • Address: 259 Kingsbury Grade, Zephyr Cove, NV 89449
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)  >  Zephyr Cove
  • Phone Number: (775) 588-8989

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: American, Pub

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