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Macduff's Pub

1041 Fremont Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8137
+1 530-542-8777
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1041 Fremont Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8137
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Reviewed 2 days ago

MacDuff's Public House has all of the typical "pub" foods, one might expect in light of its Scottish name. Diners can enjoy Shepherd's Pie, Pot Pie, Fish and Chips and other traditional bar fare. A surprise to us though, were items with a distinctly Hawaiian...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I ate late lunch at MacDuffs. We both had fish and chips with coleslaw. Honestly we could have shared one. They served a heaping plate of fries and two fillets of fish. The fish was flavorful and tender. Of course , he...More

Thank Jgray0615
Reviewed 4 days ago

we stopped at the pub one night to catch the hockey game. the appetizers were ok and the beer was cold, just expensive. might give it another shot, but a lot of other options were better.

Thank chuck h
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We decided to try MacDuffs for dinner and are so glad we did! We chose to eat outside as the weather was great. We ordered a couple of beers, the cottage pie and the shepherds pie and they were amazing. The service was swift and...More

Thank M A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Almost didn't go after a pre-visit phone call to see if reservations were needed. Phone person was not friendly and her sarcasm came off as rude. However, we still decided to go on Father's day for a late lunch/early dinner. Wait staff was very friendly....More

Thank Marc E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went fishing at the Trout Farm which is about 10 minutes from MacDuffs. The Trout Farm staff cleaned our fish and advised us that MacDuffs would filet and cook the fish for us for $20 per person. MacDuffs requests that you drop the fish...More

Thank JOY H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious burgers, fantastic servce by our waitress who took the time to tell us where to go and what to do while in Tahoe. Will definitely return next time we are in Tahoe.

Thank hahabye
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place recommended to prepare 3 large trout we caught that day. The family style "caught fish" meal was tasty, but they clearly served us only half the fish we delivered, so no leftovers. The hard cider was served in a skunky glass, and it...More

Thank jimmylovely
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a morning fishing trip and we were told to bring our trout to MacDuffs. They were very accommodating and made our fish three ways on a large platter with veggies, fries, and slaw. The platter itself was 19 dollars each which we...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brought out our salad with no dressing had to ask twice for dressing. Then the blackened fish was dry and fries that came with it where burnt. They said they would bring out fresh fries but we said no we are getting full. They brought...More

Thank Danutravel2
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18 July 2015|
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Response from LoveToTravelFun | Reviewed this property |
During the summer months I don't think they have an issue with dogs on the outside patio, but otherwise, when service is strictly inside, no dogs allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 Fremont Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8137
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-542-8777
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