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15 Highway 50, Harrah's Lake Tahoe, NV 89449
+1 775-588-6611
16:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 16:30 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 14:00
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New York
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This buffet used to be better. The carving station beef was dry and tough. The selection seems limited for such a big buffet. I liked the Asian chicken wings and pork ribs.

Thank BobbyBo1
Dallas, TX
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268 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

It's not the best food, but it's decent. The service was pretty good. They refilled drinks quickly. There is a variety of food. Kids liked the pizza. If you have a diamond or higher card, I'd be more prone to eat here because there was a $6 discount, and we had a shorter line. Big difference. I wouldn't wait 30+... More 

1 Thank boymomdfw
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Usual casino buffet. 26$ per person. Pricey. Good service. No surprises nothing memorable. Nice view

1 Thank rabidroach
Los Angeles, California
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Last night my son and I decided to eat at the buffet, it's has been snowing nonstop so we couldn't see the view that much but I can't imagine on a sunny day it has to be beautiful, we paid $ 47 for both of us which I thought it was a rip off considering the selection was limited and... More 

1 Thank allenKGranadahills
Los Angeles, California
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138 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I was shocked by how well this buffet was run. Puts the Bellagio and Mirage Las Vegas to shame. If you aren't Total Rewards Platinum or higher (with a buffet line pass) you have to wait in a very long line. What is smart is that they take your info and call you when your turn comes up so you... More 

Thank PnSfromLA
Kfar Saba, Israel
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239 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Harrah's has really got it's act together. The change from a few years ago is incredible. It's worth coming here just for the view alone, but the food was pretty good too. We came for the Champagne Brunch and there was plenty to eat for all of us - including those of us with dietary restrictions. The staff was helpful.... More 

Thank Oran A
Atlanta, Georgia
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Came here on a Saturday night. It was seafood and steak night for $30 something per person (I forgot). Was quite disappointed with the selection. For seafood the options were just shrimp cocktail and snow crab legs (hot or cold). For steak, they had prime rib and made to order steak. The snow crab legs were dry and appeared as... More 

3 Thank Lien H
Durham, North Carolina
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419 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Regular price is $22 ... $3 off for premium members. Buy 1, get 1 if you can find a deal. It's a good deal at BOGO. Full price, I would be upset. The carving station is where you get your money's worth. The shrimp was quite excellent as well. The other food I tried was mediocre at best: - ribs... More 

Thank 150hotelnightsayear
Yuba City, California, Usa
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

My wife and I stayed at Harrahs for our anniversary and decided to eat at the Forest Buffet. It was not an inexpensive buffet. They did have a large menu to choose from and the night we went the special was mexican. Most of the meal was okay but I had prime rib and pork loin. Both were dry and... More 

Thank Richard B
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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258 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We ate at the Forest Buffet;the views are wonderful and the food is great. Our waitress was very friendly and attentive. The selection of food was good and fresh. great variety-something for everyone!

Thank Jackie T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Highway 50, Harrah's Lake Tahoe, NV 89449
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
  • Phone Number: +1 775-588-6611

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?