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Burger Lounge

717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
+1 530-542-2010
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pesto fries” (9 reviews)
“burgers” (58 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (6 reviews)
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American, Fast food
717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We stopped here with friends while touring Lake Tahoe. We were impressed with the full parking lot. A small place but has a lot of outside dining; unfortunately it was too windy to sit outside during our visit. Everyone enjoyed their meals--a veggie burger (not...More

1  Thank Teramo48
Reviewed 16 September 2017

In my mind this place and "izzys" compete for best burger in Tahoe. This place has skinny fries (If I remember correctly) and Izzys has fatter fries. Both places can be a bit of a wait when they get busy (but what do you expect)....More

1  Thank Frank One W
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and it was a fantastic decision. Lots of options and they cook to order. My burger and my wife's chicken sandwich (lots of options for those, too) were outstanding. Great grilled taste and even with the roadside location, it was lovely...More

Thank JayW913
Reviewed 9 September 2017

First, this is NOT related to the well known west coast (grass fed) Burger Lounge... but in it's own way.... just as good! When I lived in Lake Tahoe about 10 years ago, that 'other' Burger Lounge chain of restaurants did not exist (to my...More

Thank J N
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Just back home from our dinner to Burger Longer. We read the good review and decided to try it. We didn't disappoint!! Burgers were delicious and fries were fresh and really good. Staff were friendly. Inside is small but characteristic, they have also a nice...More

Thank Cafe_flore
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Big burgers on great buns; quite the variety of burgers too. Burgers are about $8.50 but they are big, My wife had the Schroomalicious and did not finish, I had the bacon & avocado it was perfect, we split an order of onion rings which...More

Thank 3Tcubed
Reviewed 11 August 2017

could definitely share a burger and fries! everything made fresh and tasted great! lots of options and is a must visit while in town!

Thank J G
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Spent $49 for a cup of chili, 1 order of fries, two plain burgers and three small shakes. The shakes were not made with real coconut and banana - 2 of the flavors my daughter and I requested in our shakes - but rather with...More

1  Thank 458debbia
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We've vacationed the last 3 years in Tahoe. Burger Lounge is a must visit! This time we had the schroomalicious & the blu moo burgers with onion rings & sweet potato fries. Delicious!

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I've driven by here for years and seen that giant mug on the pole but never stopped. I read reviews and had to stop this time and will again. Very friendly staff!! Great out door seating in the patio or under the trees at picnic...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-542-2010
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