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Bear Beach Cafe

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3310 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7910
+1 530-541-2321
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (22 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3310 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7910
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here on the way back home and it was pretty good. It wasn’t the best breakfast I have ever had but it hit the spot and was more than enough food! I got the make your own skillet and my...More

Thank nicoleahorner
Reviewed February 11, 2018

Nice breakfast with a beautiful view! Cheerful staff and nice portions on the plates! We had a table by the window, but all tables and booths appear to have a lake view, there are many windows! I had pork chop and eggs, it was great,...More

Thank Cathy O
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

seems like they have a connection to Heidi's. A lot of the dishes had the same name and description. Food was pretty good, service was avg

Thank carrot_fixer
Reviewed December 16, 2017

Wonderful lunch here and the breakfasts looked awesome. We were all very pleased. The Katie’s christo was excellent and their fries are great. Very friendly place with friendly service. Katie was our server.

Thank Judy K
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

This cafe is right across the road from the lake, and the view from the tables at the front of the restaurant are gorgeous. The food is also worth raving about. My wife and I both had omelettes, and they were huge. My wife also...More

Thank JeffP2
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Terrible. If you are looking for breakfast in a nice atmosphere with great service and food at a reasonable price this is not it! You would be better off eating at one of the restaurants connected to the hotels. Waitress had an attitude from the...More

Thank Traveler_201777
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Our server was attentive and friendly. I ordered the quiche and it was exquisite. My husband had the house burger and it rocked. The food arrived quickly and hot. This was a surprising find in such a touristy place. Thanks Bear Beach Cafe, this was...More

Thank violincello256
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

We had a prepaid card for here, and it was a 20sec stroll from our hotel to the restaurant. No brainer after a few beers beforehand. I ate the “tritips” and my wife had the shrimp skewer. House wine was fine, as was the food....More

1  Thank grahamee
Reviewed September 8, 2017

We went to Bear Beach Cafe. There are nice views of Lake Tahoe as well as stuffed bears in the restaurant. For lunch, we had their Hawaiian Hamburger with Fries. It was good. We had their ice tea which comes in a large Bell Jar...More

Thank mini
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Nice homey atmosphere and good traditional breakfast. Would recommend. Wasn't crazy about being ambushed by the guy outside selling timeshares.

Thank LaurenLangdon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3310 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-541-2321
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