Cold Water Brewery & Grill

South Lake Tahoe’s all-grain brewery featuring hand-crafted beer brewed on site, California comfort food, and exceptional service. Our seven barrel brew house is constantly in use producing roughly 200 gallons of fresh-tasting beer per batch. Join us for Sunday brunch featuring our Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar. Cold Water has a full-service bar, 5 Read more […]

Ernie’s Coffee Shop

Ernie’s Coffee Shop is an award-winning breakfast and lunch café located at 1207 Emerald Bay Road in South Lake Tahoe, California. We have been voted Tahoe’s Best numerous times by locals and visitors alike. Our hours are from 6 am to 2 pm daily. Our vast menu features a wide selection of classic American foods Read more […]

Sprouts Cafe

At Sprouts Cafe in South Lake Tahoe, we do our best to serve the cleanest, freshest, most wholesome food available. Most of our delicious food is completely organic and everything is prepared daily.

Five ways to beat the heat in El Dorado County

Summertime is the most wonderful time of year. After all, who doesn’t love sunshine, long days, flip flops, shorts, and everything else that comes with #notwinter?

But. There comes a time (usually around August) when the heat may start to get to you. Sure, you can head to an air-conditioned movie theater or mall, but why do that?

We’ve got better ideas. Five of them.

Highway 50 Wagon Train

Don’t miss the annual Highway 50 Wagon Train. The journey begins in South Lake Tahoe, and the wagon train travels all the way to Placerville. Be a part of this historic event – ride your horse or ride in one of the wagons, attend one day or the whole week!

Popular pastimes after a record-breaking winter

What a winter we had! Mother Nature packed a winter wallop that we haven’t seen in a while. Some nearby ski resorts have announced they will stay open until July thanks to the record-breaking snowfall in the mountains. Streams, rivers, and lakes are full, waterfalls and wildflowers are going crazy, and the rolling hills are lush and green again.  There has never been a better time to enjoy the great outdoors in El Dorado. We’ve put together some of our most popular pastimes following a wild and wet winter.

Best Western Placerville Inn

Best Western Plus Placerville Inn provides spacious, clean, comfortable rooms for all your travel needs. Located off Highway 50 and Missouri Flat Road, we are minutes from Historic Downtown Placerville or Red Hawk Casino. We are a short drive to Apple Hill, and only an hour away from beautiful Lake Tahoe. Come stay with us Read more […]

Teps Villa Roma

Tep’s Villa Roma has been serving fine Italian Cuisine and Seafood in the Lake Tahoe area since 1975. As you enter the cozy fireside dining room, you get the feel of being in the “Old Country” as the Italian music enhances your meal. Tep’s offers an extensive Antipasto Bar for your soup and salad using Read more […]

Naked Fish Sushi Restaurant

Don’t be fooled by the many others that have copied our name and ideas. We are not affiliated with any other Naked Fish besides South Lake Tahoe and Paso Robles, CA. Our mission is to bring the best quality fish available to our customers. We get our fish from a source that does not deliver Read more […]

McP’s Taphouse Grill

McPs Taphouse at Stateline in South Lake Tahoe, CA has been a beer and entertainment staple for over 25 years! Being family-owned and operated, our motto is 40 beers on tap, live music every night, a full bar of craft cocktails, and never a cover charge. We’re not just “Pub Grub” at McPs… our full Read more […]

Heidi’s Pancake House

Signature pancakes, fluffy 4-egg omelettes, fresh roast coffee, eggs your way, crispy bacon, locally made sausage, home fried potatoes, fruit waffles, stuffed crepes, skillets, burgers, salads, sandwiches…we’ve got it all! Since 1964, Tahoe has started its day with breakfast at Heidi’s Pancake House. The distinctive yellow Swiss chalet building in South Lake Tahoe has been Read more […]