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Bear Beach Cafe

3310 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7910
+1 530-541-2321
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (21 reviews)
“omelet” (15 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3310 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7910
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Bear Beach Cafe twice during our week-long stay in Lake Tahoe, and loved both experiences. The servers are very friendly, and the food is delish -- particularly the fresh blueberry muffins. Even if you don't get a good lake view, it's well worth...More

Thank beachlizard0
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food is very good and a lot of it. The omelettes are perfect and you get a lovely view of the lake while you eat. The service was great.

Thank pvnipper
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a restaurant that is pet friendly? Look no farther. This is a great place providing the skies are clear since Fido seating is outdoors. The staff is fantastic and the omelette along with fresh blueberry muffins hit the spot. I highly recommend even...More

1  Thank Scott J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is directly across the street from the Lake. Great views, the parking lot is fairly small, but plenty in the area. I don't recommend RV's though. The food was fresh and tasty. I enjoyed the Patty melt, it was cooked just right and...More

Thank Greg L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place if your traveling with your dog! Sat outside with our pup-waitress was wonderful with our dog. Breakfast was good. You can definitely split an order-lots if food.

Thank Sandie2020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

one of the best patty melt's I've ever had! Clean, fast and friendly service. right across the street from the lake.

Thank Diana H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hot coco might be the best ever!!! We literally go here the first we get into town...it is a must do!!!! They have very good breakfast. It is a family favorite. My wife loves the strawberry french toast. My son loves the pancakes and...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here two times three years ago, and again today. The food is so good. Hospitality is A+!! The business is well organized. It has a family friendly atmosphere. The food is also priced well and is prepared fresh. We will go here again....More

Thank SeattleFFfamily
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The food was great, cooked to perfection. I had the homemade sausage and eggs with a great blueberry muffin. My husband had ham and eggs, he thought it was great too.

Thank katie1388
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best breakfasts in Tahoe I've ever had. Everything was incredible but the muffins were simply some of the best I've ever had.

Thank Lknm5107
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
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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