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Cafe Fiore

1169 Ski Run Blvd Ste 5, CA 96150-9011
+1 530-541-2908
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Closes in 29 min
17:30 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
1169 Ski Run Blvd Ste 5, CA 96150-9011
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reservations are a must for this wonderful place, usually packed with locals...that is a sign of excellence to me. You feel like you are in a small home, seating only handles about 20, warm, comfortable, romantic , quiet so that each table feels private/intimate. The...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small intimate place with very few tables, so be sure and get a reservation or you might not get in. Actually loved the atmosphere. The food is well prepared and tasty and worth about 30% less than is charged, however you are...More

Thank RC30319
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great authentic Italian food with amazing service. It’s very small and intimate. We were really lucky we got a table calling last minute. If you can get a reservation, you wont be disappointed.

Thank Dinoalita
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here, and it was delicious. It is a very small place, but we were seated in the back by a window, so it felt quite private. Steve and Shawn (sp?) waited on us, and Steve was exceptional. The garlic...More

Thank LaurieCMartin
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

After researching a trip to Truckee we found a NYT 2015 article the suggested this restaurant. We were not disappointed. We got there early and had a great bottle of wine around a small outdoor fire pit waiting for a table. Reservations needed as tables...More

Thank RDScmh
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Cozy place right near Heavenly. Food was out of sight! Would recommend getting reservations as suggested below as it’s a small place. Probably one of our best meals we had in the area all week. Strongly recommend the Fra Diablo - flavor was amazing and...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The place is tiny, so get reservations! The service and food is outstanding. Lots of wine options. Save room for white chocolate ice cream because it is excellent.

Thank Flint34
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We didn’t have a reservation and were asked to wait. However, unlike sometimes in this situation, we were not just left sitting at an unattractive spot. We were seated in a lovely garden. The waitress was very attentive and thoughtful about our needs. When we...More

Thank Paulien_G06
Reviewed 27 August 2018

First time eating at the Cafe Fiore...was greeted promptly by the host and seated immediately inside the cozy cafe. Small dining room inside but nevertheless comfortable Dinner menu options very nice, we decided on the specials: sword fish and pasta seafood, and then the beef...More

Thank Sandie2020
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Excellent service, superb food and quaint atmosphere! What a great little restaurant. It is small so make a reservation. Service was impeccable! Great wine list with lots of half bottles! The warm french bread to start was perfect with the oil & balsamic. The halibut...More

Thank Cynthia S
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27 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Doug O | Reviewed this property |
Not even close, maybe room for 15 or 20 ...tops.
30 June 2016|
Response from kgfarr19 | Reviewed this property |
I would call them direct. Do not do it online
David W
26 October 2015|
Response from Edi M | Reviewed this property |
It seems like an extensive wine list, but the honest truth is that I don't drink wine. I have witnessed many happy wine drinkers there over the years.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1169 Ski Run Blvd Ste 5, CA 96150-9011
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: +1 530-541-2908
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