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Bacchi's Inn

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Lake Forest road, Tahoe City, CA 96145
+1 530-583-3324
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible22%
Travelers talk about
“meatballs” (3 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Lake Forest road, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Had to downgrade my visit from 3 to 1 but I showed up anyway. He couldn't seat me in the main dining room even though it was only 25% filled. Went to the bar and it was filthy with dirty glasses and other things and...More

1  Thank Steven W
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Before we left the house to go to Bacchi's Inn, my 15 year old daughter warned us that Bacchi's had some pretty awful reviews on Yelp. We went anyways and when we were given plain sliced white bread, we knew that we had made a...More

2  Thank michyshell
Reviewed August 28, 2016

It had been some time since visiting this restaurant. The menu still offers a great variety. Although the quality of the food is very good, and tasted fresh, we have to admit it doesn't seem to be up to the standards of the years past....More

Thank Cathleen L
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

The history and nostalgia here can't be beat. This is old Tahoe at its finest, and the food is solid with really good minestrone soup. Iconic bar that you can just feel the days of old. Not easy to find and off the current main...More

Thank TruckeeTroutTraveler
Reviewed August 10, 2016

I've been going to this Tahoe City restaurant for more than 40 years! Honest! I took my wifem yy daughter-in-law and two grandchildren on my birthday, August 7....They loved the food...I did also, but I have to admit the service was slow. It was busy...More

Thank timothy r
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Bacchi's provides a wonderful Italian meal in a quiet and comfortable environment. The food was excellent and the service was just as excellent. We enjoyed our meal, which is large and includes soup, salad, and a main course for a moderate price. We certainly would...More

Thank TJAlexander
Reviewed June 26, 2016

From start to finish, your meal will be a surprise to the first time visitor and a treat to look forward to for the regular. Everything is homemade and presented in a way we haven't seen elsewhere (and we eat Italian wherever we can). The...More

Thank foodiefool_10
Reviewed September 23, 2015

We have been going there for years. It's one of our favorites in town. We like to bring our out of town guests to this restaurant for a treat. It's very welcoming & the food keeps coming. Full Italian dinners with great service from being...More

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed August 15, 2015

Love everything about this place. Been around for over 50 years. Meat Balls are to die for and the soup and salads are great too

Thank Phil W
Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

This locals restaurant doesn't look like much but it is a hidden gem. More food than you can eat, so good! Little pricey but you get bread, soup, salad, veggie plate, & your food. We've been going over 30 years!

Thank Erin B
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What is the corkage fee for wines?
July 5, 2015|
Response from michyshell | Reviewed this property |
Twenty dollars.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Forest road, Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-583-3324
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