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CB's Bistro

5075 N Lake Blvd, Carnelian Bay, CA 96140-1800
+1 530-546-4738
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
17 Aug 2017
“Fun atmosphere, pretty good pizza ”
3 Jul 2017
“Great pizza”
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Italian, American, Mexican, Bar, Pizza, Pub
€€ - €€€
5075 N Lake Blvd, Carnelian Bay, CA 96140-1800
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Friendly locals pizza restaurant. Nice easy going atmosphere with great staff. The restaurant is hidden off the main road so the tourists pass by. Has bars area to hang out in.

Thank tanglet
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We didn't eat here, even though we wanted to. Walked in and there were plenty of empty tables-Quite a few actually. We were told it would be an hour and a half to get pizza as that's how long the oven takes. What??? Ridiculous. Went...More

Thank Wednesday M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

ordered the calzon and it was BIG and good.Great service. Had to take most of it back to the cabin and made another meal out of it. Good price too. Parking can be a little hard but not too bad. Very popular.

Thank chuckben
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I had dinner here last night. The service was good. The pizza was good too--we had thick crust. The only part I did not like was the crust--a little over cooked for me. I like when it's chewy. But it's a fun...More

Thank Dairywife1
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Our order was messed up a few times and never fixed. Food wasn't worth the money. They do not sell liquor here, just beer. Service wasn't all that great either, although our waitress was nice. Unfortunately, we won't be returning.

Thank Annie L
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Nice menu with lots of choices. The pizza is always good. We like the thin crust best. Nice salads. Great place to grab pizza after a day at The beach

Thank DebMey11
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Cute small nice place. Service and food are really good... The pizza is one of the best in the are... We love this place. They don't deliver, but hey.. Go pick it up...

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We stopped in randomly on a drive around the lake. Had a small town, local feel with people stopping in for a beer and starting up conversations. The food was very good and the staff was friendly. Only downside was that it had a bit...More

Thank NJZK718
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been enjoying CB's Pizza for more than two decades, and we're so happy to see the original recipe back in action. If we visit Tahoe, we visit CB's. They go hand in hand, and we wouldn't miss coming to this...More

Thank luv2travel4evermore
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Definitely stop by CBs for pizza, sandwiches and salads. The chicken club sandwich is awesome as are the sweet potato fries. Friendly service. Great for families.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Italian, American, Mexican, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5075 N Lake Blvd, Carnelian Bay, CA 96140-1800 (Formerly CB's Pizza & Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Carnelian Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 530-546-4738
  • E-mail
From homemade pizza dough, sauces, soups and salads, we strive in making our ingredients from scratch! Join us for our Daily Specials: Meatless Monday, Italian Tuesday, Wine Wednesday, Mexican Thursday, and Fish Friday. Featuring new items every week! Happy Hour Daily from 4-6pm. Live music every Wednesday from 6-9pm.
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