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Nephele's - CLOSED

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 9 August 2016

Small, intimate dinner place. Very tasty food. I was drawn by the elk menu item. Pricey at $41. Good, but somewhat mushy because of how presented. Should be sliced more thinly.More

Thank cambriavoyager
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

While we're excited to hear that you're thinking the food we're serving up is tasty, we're bummed that you didn't quite experience the Elk that we serve up on the regular. I hope you'll be seeing us again, so we can dish out the elk...More

Reviewed 7 August 2016

Nephele's food is unique, tasty and delightfully presented. I love to come for dinner, drinks or appetizers. Quiet cozy atmosphere off the beaten track

Thank ELba W
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

We love having you in for dinner and drinks, Elba. Our team is dedicated to offer up an awesome atmosphere, so we'll be sure to let them know of the awesome shoutout. Hope to see you again sometime soon! Cheers, Tim

Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here at least once every summer for years. Had tasty sampler at bar. Seafood and andouille cheesecake is unbelievably good. Warm spinach salad met my craving for something green. Fish and chips good, and garlic fries a real hit. Wine list adequate and...More

Thank Lee F
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016

Always happy to have you here, Lee! Creating an experience that has you coming back for more is something we pour a lot of thought and care into, and we're so glad everything from the wine list to the service makes that happen. We're all...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016

Nepheles is a must for us when we visit the lake. It is small, homey with reliably good food. Wild game of some kind is always a menu highlight and it is routinely excellent,This trip the three of us had elk along with marlin and...More

Thank foothillgolfers
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Thanks for always making a point to come and see us! There's nothing we want more than for your meals here to leave you refreshed after a day at the lake, so we're thrilled to hear everything from the elk and crab cakes have left...More

Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant based on reviews and close proximity to our hotel and was disappointed in the nightly special (grouper). Good house salad and bread though. Other entrees were ok.More

Thank msj65
Tim H, Owner at Nephele's, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2016

The last thing we would want is for you to leave feeling let down. A lot of thought and care goes into everything we make here, so it's disappointing to see the grouper special failed to impress. Ensuring that you enjoy your meal is extremely...More

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 30 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 Brett R
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

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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