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The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe Mid-mountain at Northstar, 13031 Ritz-Carlton Highlands Court, Truckee, CA 96161
+1 530-562-3050
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (8 reviews)
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The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe Mid-mountain at Northstar, 13031 Ritz-Carlton Highlands Court, Truckee, CA 96161
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Tahoe for a family wedding and we decided to check out Manzanita the night before the wedding. We liked the light fare on the menu and ordered a Hamachi appetizer, a lobster bisque, local greens salad and a mushroom pizza. The only...More

Thank sharonsY4973HD
Matthieu B, Manager at Manzanita, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day, sharonsY4973HD , I appreciate you taking the time to review your recent visit to our restaurant. I apologize that you had a disappointing experience at our specialty restaurant. I’ve addressed your feedback with our Food & Beverage and Culinary Teams. Thank you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Anniversary dinner for two couples. With reservation, seated immediately on a busy Friday night. Sara was our waitress and she was excellent in every respect. Each course for all four people was outstanding. French onion soup, scallops and tomahawk of pork all agreed were the...More

Thank davep975
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had a pretty good start to the meal with good details presented by the waiter. The prices were steep for the level of service after that. Food was ok, not great. We were very surprised by the 20% gratuity added since our party had...More

Thank mac45p
Paul R, Manager at Manzanita, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Dear mac45p, Thank you for taking your time to leave your feedback about our resort. I sincerely apologize for your disappointing experience on your recent visit to our resort. Your feedback is extremely important to me, and if you could afford the time I would...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

We sat outside on a gorgeous summer day. Servers were friendly and prompt. Food was disappointing. Pear & prosciutto pizza had very little of either. Crust was a big miss, not wood-fired enough. Balsamic vinegar alleged drizzled on pizza consisted of a few drops. For...More

Ritz-Carlton_GM, Manager at Manzanita, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Dear MrsRAZRHWK, Please accept my sincere apology for the less than perfect experience you encountered in our dining outlet in terms of the quality of the food and service. I have shared your concerns with our Food & Beverage and Culinary Teams. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

We started wanting only drinks, but were lured into having dinner by the wonderful aromas coming out of the kitchen!

Thank jberhorst
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

What more can you say about a hotel in the Ritz Carlton, WORLD CLASS. The facilities are immaculately clean. The open area allows you to watch the chefs in action and their immense attention to detail. Short ribs are the best I have ever had....More

Thank Davidallenjr
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Wow is what I can say after eating our dinner at Manzanita's. We enjoyed everything about it! Service was impeccable! Menu was very innovative! Love to come back to Tahoe to just stay at the Ritz and eat!

Thank Vicki E
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The new executive chef has been here 4 month and really made some great changes. I had an amazing ahi salads and my husband enjoyed a filet migion sandwich. Yum ! They served me a baked Alaska which was awesome!

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 23 June 2017

My wife and I had dinner here while staying at the Ritz-Carlton, but we could highly recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for an excellent dining experience in the North Lake Tahoe are.

Thank EVolFan
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Had the "Filipino-Adobo" style chicken last week. Chicken is often not a very exciting menu item but something about this preparation hit home for me. I thought it was going to be vey spicy... but it was almost sweet. Delicious, as was the Funghi pizza....More

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Response from SmokeyandAshes | Reviewed this property |
I think Manzanita only has Sunday brunches and yes, it will be expensive. The restaurant is fantastic but I wouldn't eat breakfast there. Go somewhere else for breakfast & enjoy a wonderful dinner at Manzanita!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$55
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe Mid-mountain at Northstar, 13031 Ritz-Carlton Highlands Court, Truckee, CA 96161
    (Hwy 267)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: +1 530-562-3050
  • E-mail
Manzanita, discreetly tucked mid-mountain in a forest of pine trees at Northstar California resort in The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, features rustic California cuisine with a regional mountain resort influence, served in a sleek setting accented by a double-sided stone fireplace and backlit Manzanita tree etchings.
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