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Nephele's

1169 Ski Run Blvd, Suite 6, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8522
+1 530-544-8130
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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1169 Ski Run Blvd, Suite 6, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8522
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

It was our 28th year wedding anniversary and my wife's birthday. First we had drinks the bar is to die for. Thanks Wendy. Then we sat down for dinner and of course our waitress were the best that's way we kept coming back. We have...More

Thank Craig R
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2016

Thanks for celebrating with us, Craig! Welcoming back familiar faces like yours is something our whole team looks forward to, so it's great to see they all take such good care of you. I hope we'll get the chance to fix up some drinks for...More

Reviewed 14 July 2016

A small restaurant off the main street (hwy 50) good service the special was elk so we tried it was very good. It was pricey

Thank mar1bob
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2016

Thanks for stopping by! The elk is our pride and joy around here, and we couldn't be happier that you enjoyed it. I hope we'll get the chance to welcome you back again the next time you're in the area. Cheers, Tim

Reviewed 29 June 2016

Josh is the man! What a friendly bartender and was there to help give my wife and I great suggestions on trails to hike, bike shops to rent from and most importantly could make the best Moscow Mule around. Only warning I would give you...More

1  Thank burgess2332
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016

Loving every minute? That's music to our ears! We always want you to feel like you're in good hands here, so it's great to see Josh's local suggestions and drinks were all on point. I hope we'll get the chance to welcome you back for...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

On June 23, 2016, after a long drive from Ely, Nevada my wife and I wanted a quiet, good meal to celebrate our anniversary. After much discussion, do we eat at the hotel or find a place, we chose to drive here. We called the...More

Thank BRubin510
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2016

So glad you decided to make the drive to celebrate at our place! It's not every day the rack of lamb gets singled out on TripAdvisor, so it's wonderful to hear it was cooked perfectly -- that's exactly what we aim for. I hope we'll...More

Reviewed 6 June 2016

Enjoyed a great dinner here while in Lake Tahoe. The food and service was excellent. I would recommend this restaurant for a quiet, romantic dinner.More

Thank Christi1022
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2016

Thank you for the recommendation, Christi! We want you to feel like you wouldn't change a thing about your visits with us, so it's great to see the service and food were both on point. Looking forward to welcoming you back for another quiet dinner...More

Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This is by far my favorite place on Friday or Saturday. The vibe here is great and the crowd is always positive. It is just as good during the week bit o personally prefer the weekend. It is on a good spot on Ski Run...More

Thank Tony S
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2016

Proud to be your weekend favorite, Tony! We certainly want you to feel like you can really unwind here, so it's great to see everything from the porch to bar menu make that happen for you. Looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Cheers,...More

Reviewed 17 May 2016

Once again me and my wife went up to our place in South Lake Tahoe for the weekend and went out to Dinner at Nepheles. I had Bass and my wife had the Elk. There was nothing left on our plates, I mean nothing !!!...More

Thank Craig R
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2016

Nothing left on your plates? That's a good sign, Craig! We want you to feel like you wouldn't change a thing about your visits with us, so it's wonderful to hear you've always been as impressed with the food as you've been with the service....More

Reviewed 18 February 2016

My wife and I are enjoying another great evening dining at Nephele's. Great service, great food, great evening. What more can I say and why we keep coming back.

Thank Bill M
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Always happy to have you here, Bill! We want you to feel like you can't go wrong here, so it's great to see everything from the food to the service is on point. Looking forward to welcoming you back again sometime soon. Cheers, Tim

Reviewed 17 February 2016

We were a table of two out of 8 people in the whole restaurant (the other was a family table of 6). Very small, quaint, romantic dining area. We were very nicely greeted, but waitress seemed very hurried and absent minded. We ordered a bottle...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

A charming dining room and very nice attentive staff raised my expectations for this conveniently located restaurant if you are staying near Ski Run Boulevard. The main courses were very well done and reliable, But the duck strip appetizer was unbelievably over breaded and then...More

Thank SlewpJB
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2016

So glad our team took such good care of you! Our recipes are something we're really attentive to, so it's disappointing to hear the Crispy Duck Strips weren't on par with the entrees. We certainly want you enjoying every bite of your meals with us,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1169 Ski Run Blvd, Suite 6, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8522
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-544-8130
Description
Nephele's has been a local favorite since 1977. We specialize in fresh fish and fresh game as well as seasonal specialties. Check out our full service bar and extensive wine list!
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