Local Business Directory

Use this South Lake Tahoe business directory to find fun things to do, places to eat and services geared towards visitors and vacationers.

Airports
Reno Tahoe International Airport  775.328.6400 www.RenoAirport.com

Sacramento International Airport  916.929.5411 www.sacramento.aero

Babies

Need to rent cribs or other baby items?  Check out www.tahoeecobaby.com or call them at 53.0412.0749

Need a baby sitter?  Check out All About Kids.  Call 530.386.0765 or check out www.AllAboutKidsTahoe.com

For baby and pet sitting try Lake Tahoe Sitters, 530.545.1217 or www.LakeTahoeSitters.com

 

Bakeries  

Sugar Pine Bakery  

Located on 3564 F Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Sugar Pine Bakery has the most tender pastries anyone in this office has had in a long time.  We HIGHLY recommend it.  The bakery itself is on Herbert Street and shares an entrance with the thrift store.  But go, buy and eat. You will not be disappointed. (530.542.7000)

Casinos  

Harrah's  775.588.6611
Harvey's 775.588.2411
Horizon  775.588.6211  
 

Lakeside Inn and Casino 775.588.7777

 Montbleu 775.588.3515

Chef Services 

Tahoe Flavor - Chef Mary Giusti offers frest gourmet meals prepared in your kitchen, packaged and ready to serve.  530.682.1164 www.tahoeflavor.com

Ski and Snowboard Rentals 

Ski Butlers Rental Delivery makes renting skis easy.  You never have to stand in line again.  You make your reservations, they come to your room, fit you perfectly to their equipment, and you are on your way.  They are available for support for your entire stay and will pick up the equipment at your convenience.  Call 877.754.7754 for reservations or visit them at www.skibutlers.com. 

There's also The Ski Renter. Located on Ski Run Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe since 1969.  1093 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA.  Visit their website at www.skirenter.com. or call 530.544.2100 or email at rent@skirenter.com

Heavenly Sports Ski and Snowboard Shops are South Lake Tahoe's largest network of ski and snowboard retail and rental shops.  New this year Heavenly Sports offers Rental Equipment Delivery direct to you!  Why wait in lines when the ski shop can come to your house, cabin, or condo.  You make your reservations, they come to your house, fit you perfectly to their equipment, and you are on your way.  Make a reservation for a discount or grab a discount coupon from the Accommodation Station office.  For more information, call 877.754.7951 or visit www.rentskis.com/delivery

Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information

Lake Tahoe South Shore Chamber of Commerce  775.588.1728  www.TAHOECHAMBER.ORG

Emergency

South Lake Tahoe is on the 911 Emergency system. 

For non-emergencies:

Police Department  530.542.6100 (CA)    775.588.3511 (NV)

Fire Department 530.541.1233      775.588.3591 (NV)

Poison Center  800.876. 4766

Barton Hospital 530.541.3420

Forest Fire/Rescue 530.541.5468

Golf
Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course  888.881.8659 - www.Edgewood-Tahoe.com
Lake Tahoe Community Golf Course  530.577.0788
Tahoe Paradise Golf Course  530.577.2121
Genoa Lakes Golf Course  775.782.4563 - www.GenoaLakes.com
Bijou Golf Course  530.542.6097
Carson Valley Golf 775.265.3181 - www.CarsonValleyGolf.com

Health, Fitness & Beauty

Sierra Athletic Club   530.542.4426
Kingsbury Athletic   775.588.7600

PUSH Fitness 530.544.6222


Massage

Second Wind Massage - Feel life's pressures float away

Specializing in table and chair massage, Shiatsu, Deep Tissue, and Swedish.  They come to you. For more information visit www.TahoeSecondWind.com or call 530.307.8937, 530.545.9003


Museums & Places of Interest

Tallac Historic Site

Highway 89, South Lake Tahoe 96150

Baldwin Museum, Pope and Heller Estates

Historic Home Tours, Living History programs, Art Exhibits and Performing Arts from late June to mid-Sept.

For home tours and Living History programs

contact the Baldwin Museum at (530) 541.5227

For art exhibits and performing arts schedule, contact

the Tahoe Tallac Association at (530) 541-4975.

The Lake Tahoe Historical Museum

3058 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Artifacts, exhibits, photo collection and small library. Open Memorial Day - Labor Day.

For more info: (530) 542-5458

Recreation

South Lake Tahoe Parks and Recreation- Swim Pool Complex
Ice arena, Senior Center, Golf Courses, Aquatics and Pool, Weight Room
530.542.6056  www.RecreationInTahoe.com
Kahle Community Center   775.586.7271
Zephyr Cove Park and Tennis Center   775.588.7230

Adventure Peak at Heavenly-Located at the top of the Heavenly Gondola

Lift access snow tubing, snow biking and sledding in a high country environment  775.586.4457 www.skiheavenly.com

Borge Sleigh Rides-Highway 50 at Lake Parkway( across from Caesars)775.588.2953

Camp Richardson Mountain Sports Center- Cross country ski or snow shoe in Tahoe's only lakefront trails.  530.542.6584

Tubing:  

Hansen's Tube and Saucer Hill 530.544.3361

Tubing at Sierra-at-Tahoe 530.659.7453

Restaurants/Dining

Our Favorites, rated by types

Pizza. 

This is tough, we all have different opinions.  But here are some choices. . .

Lake Tahoe Pizza Company.  Definitely a local's spot.  1168 Emerald Bay Road (Hwy 50), 530.544.1919

Grand Central Pizza & Pasta.  Kings Center, 2229 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, 530.544.1308

Sierra Pizza, 1034 Al Tahoe Boulevard, 530.541.0401

Burgers

Izzy's Burger Spa. Classic hamburger joint with inside and outside seating.  2591 Lake Tahoe Boulevard. 530.5030

Big Daddy's Burgers. It's like when you were a kid . . .3490 Lake Tahoe Boulevard 530.541.3465

Burger Lounge.  Gourmet burgers and great garlic fries. 717 Emerald Bay Road. 530.542.4060

Breakfast

Bert's, a local's place.  1146 Emerald Bay Road, 530.544.3434, and

Ernie's, another local's place.  And right across the street from Bert's. 1207 Emerald Bay Road, 530.541.2161

Red Hut, now serving at 3 locations.  229 Kingsbury Grade, 2749 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, and the corner of Ski Run and Lake Tahoe Boulevard. 530.541.9024

Italian

Passeretti's.  Casual, low key place, with a back room for large groups. 1181 Emerald Bay Road. 530.541.3433

Scusa's. A little more uptown with lively ambiance. 2543 Lake Tahoe Blvd. 530.542.0100

Cafe Fiore.  A small, intimate place with gourmet offerings. Reservations highly recommended. 1169 Ski Run Boulevard. 530.541.2908 

California Cuisine

The Beacon Bar and Grill, lakeside dining at Camp Richardson. Try the Rum Runner. 1900 Jameson Beach Road 530.314.7339

The Fresh Ketch,  casual dining downstairs, more formal upstairs, at the Marina in Tahoe Keys 2435 Venice Drive East. 530.314.7338

Freshies. fun, Hawaiian themed place, upstairs lakeview dining in the summer.  Delicious fish tacos.  3330 Lake Tahoe Boulevard. 530.542.3630

Nephele's, intimate restaurant with a Cheers-like bar.  Don't miss the Cajun Seafood Cheesecake (really!)  Also offers private hot tubs! 1169 Ski Run Boulevard 530.544.8130

French

Mirabelles. delicious dining in a strip mall. 290 Kingsbury Grade, 775.586.1007

Mexican

Mazatlan Grill, fresh, light, good. 3051 Harrison Avenue, 530.541.5421

The Cantina, a long time local's favorite. And the perfect size chimis. Highway 89 and 10th Street. 530.544.1233

Margaritas Mexican Cafe, very casual, good homecooking.2494 Lake Tahoe Boulevard. 530.544.6907

Maya's Mexican Grill, the only mexican restaurant in Meyers. 3132 Highway 50, 530.577.3344

Chinese

Hunan Garden Restaurant. order off the menu or go through the buffet. 900 Emerald Bay Road, 530.544.5868

Mandarin Garden, nice lunch time specials. 2502 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, 530.544.8885

Sushi

Sato's Japanese Restaurant, 3436 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, 530.544.0774

Sumurai, 2588 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, 530.542.0300

Naked Fish, a little more uptown. 3940 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, 530.541.3474

Ski Areas
Heavenly   1.800.2.HEAVEN  or 775.586.7000 - www.SkiHeavenly.com
Sierra-At-Tahoe  530.659.7453 - www.SierraAtTahoe.com
Kirkwood  877-KIRKWOOD - www.Kirkwood.com

Snowmobiling

Zephyr Cove Snowmobile Center  775.588.3833

Lake Tahoe Winter Sports Center  530.577.2940

Lake Tahoe Snowmobiling Tours  530.541.4869 


Theaters

Wallace Theaters- Horizon Statium Cinemas 775.589.6000 www.wallacetheaters.com

Enter Location: NV to locate  listings

Heavenly Village Cinema 530.541.1110

Travel & Transportation

Ski Shuttle with Lake Tahoe Cruises- Tahoe Queen cruise, ground transportation, continental breakfast,lift ticket and apres ski cruise with dinner and live band 775.589.4906 www.laketahoecruises.com

South Shore Water Shuttle:  Leaving Lakeside Marina ( right across from Safeway) to Camp Richardson Resort. $6.00 one way, $9.00 round trip.  Return trip can be used in the Nifty Fifty Trolley.  Bring your bike on the water shuttle at no extra charge.  Shuttle available June-Sept 15th.  Departures evry two hours from 10-6.  Lakeside Marina 530.641.9800 and Camp Richardson 530.542.6570

Nifty Fifty Trolley: Running from Emerald Bay and throughout the south shore, starting

June 10 through Labor Day. For schedules and information contact Area Transit Management, Inc. at (530) 541-7149.

Weather & Road Reports
CA Transportation-Road closures-Chain requirements www.dot.ca.gov

Wedding Services

White Weddings in a Blue World

As a national treasure, Lake Tahoe's majestic natural beauty offers one of Mother Nature's most distinctive destination wedding and honeymoon venues in the world.

The serene beauty of Lake Tahoe, surrounded by a bowl of 10,000 foot mountains, annually attracts thousands of couples to exchange vows. From rustic to elegant, to-be married couples can find the location, services, and amenities to make their day just right.

The Lake Tahoe Visitor's Authority offers a free wedding guide for South Lake Tahoe, Watercolor Memories, which can be order online at www.bluelaketahoe.com or by calling (530)544.5050.

Boasting more than 20 chapels, 11,500 accommodations and packages tailored for individual budgets and desires, the Blue World caters to the romantically inclined.

The Lakefront Wedding Chapel and Indoor Lakeview Reception Room offer panoramic views of Lake Tahoe and all-inclusive wedding packages. www.lakefrontwedding.com

Lake Tahoe Cruises and Shoreline Weddings host ceremonies aboard the Tahoe Queen, Tahoe Paradise and Tahoe Princess as well as at the north shore of Zephyr Cove. www.laketahoecruises.com

Embassy Suites offer guests style and comfort along with their newly remodeled reception rooms and private patios www.embassytahoe.com

The Forest Suites Resort's wedding chapel features a dome ceiling, river rock fireplace and an elegant stained glass window and stunning mountain views. www.forestsuites.com