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Rosie's Cafe

571 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
+1 530-583-8504
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“zucchini bread” (10 reviews)
“fried chicken” (22 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
571 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Got a really tasty Patty Melt at Rosie's Cafe, with a huge portion of fries. Very interesting decor of Antique Bicycles here. We must have come during their lunch rush - to order was prompt, but not too much attention after that, and food took...More

Thank Kate3124
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for a light supper, and just had salads, but we were immediately impressed with the friendliness of the staff, and the interesting decor. Our meal was pretty good, too! One piece of advice- get there early, because the place started to fill...More

Thank nanangankaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the roads were icy, the safest thing to do was to walk over from the nearby hotel. Unfortunately, I was a little early but RENEE let me in as it was cold outside explaining she still had work to do before she opened. Her...More

Thank Firehousecat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rosie’s is a timeless restaurant that serves quality food with a smile. The old bikes and ancient ski apparel contribute to a great ambience. This warm and friendly spot is a favorite of mine that I always try to stop in on my way around...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Visited twice, outside patio is great! Food is good and friendly service. Noticed they had Zucchini Bread by the slice, tried with our coffee while we waited for the Swedish Oatmeal Pancakes and veggie scramble we shared. Purchased a loaf of their Zucchini Bread. 2nd...More

Thank Sagwalker
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Abilene, Texas
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Walked right in on a quiet Tuesday morning. As I walked in, I stopped and said "whoa". Decor in this place is awesome. Quick service. The Mrs. and I both had build your own scrambles. We've driven past this place twice at night and it...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Visited Tahoe City while we were in the Lake Tahoe area. Stopped at Rosie's for lunch because of the favorable reviews on Tripadvisor. The inside is very interesting. Old Schwinn bicycle hanging from the ceiling; even a wicker motrocycle. The door closer is an old...More

Thank Buck W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We actually like it and went twice. Had a great breakfast on one visit and a burger on second visit. Staff was amazing and the price was competitive. Great place to eat and relax. We got a table near the fireplace it was nice. They...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The cafe is an interesting place to see and eat. There are vintage bikes hanging from the ceiling along with a few pictures of celebrities that have visited it in the bar area. The food is average tasting, the service is good and the cost...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Really good food. Lots of it and good prices. The New England pot roast was an enormous portion. The two of us could hardly finish it. The chicken pot pie was good and tasty.

Thank Joycebbee
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Nearby Attractions
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62 reviews
.31 km away
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44 reviews
.72 km away
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.21 km away
Tahoe City Visitor Information Center
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14 November 2016|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Please contact the restaurant.
Mara G
5 April 2016|
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Response from Pam M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But I know nothing about their dinner menu or quality.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 571 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-583-8504
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