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Burger Lounge

717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
+1 530-542-2010
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pesto fries” (8 reviews)
“burger” (67 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
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American, Fast food
717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a morning of hiking this place was just what our family of nine needed. Large burgers and tasty sides. We really enjoyed sitting at the picnic tables in the back.

Thank tgrahamot
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I've eaten here many times over the last fifteen years during reign of the current management and the previous set up. Make no mistake the burgers are really good but on this visit I notice the menu has changed subtly. They now offer a combo...More

Thank kevin l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the big burger a lot. Could have split it in two and shared it. Well worth the price fir size and quality.

Thank J918EYmichaelw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice outside patio with umbrellas for comfort on sunny hot day. Serve burgers that are 1/2 pound with many different toppings. Also have vegan, hot dogs, chili, and lots of toppings for French fries.

Thank Jwalms
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Our group of 4 stopped here after a 2 hour drive, enroute to doing some sightseeing at Emerald Bay. The place is easy to find with it's large beer mug sign streetside, parking was easy, and the wait was fairly short. I always check the...More

Thank Allfunallthetime
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is definitely the place to stop after a great day on the mountain! No, 4:30PM is not too early! A great variety of burgers to choose from, made fresh while you wait (you will not get your burger in 2 minutes...it is worth the...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Excellent burgers in a small relaxed spot right on the way north on Rt 89. Good friendly service. Well worth the visit.

Thank JeffG1234
Reviewed 7 February 2017

They make their burgers fresh to order when you arrive. So it's not like McD's like they have been sitting under a heat lamp for hours on end! And their fries are great too! As well as their milkshakes!

Thank lorabgora2015
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Grilled, fresh and juicy burgers that are ahhhhmazing! The next time you are sightseeing around Lake Tahoe be sure to stop by Burger Lounge and relax on their patio front or back with one of their 2 handed burgers. You can't miss them with the...More

Thank LKB775
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This essential burger place is in a convenient area, so to regain all the calories you've burnt hiking or skiing around Tahoe. The burgers are large and there is a good choice of condiments and sides. I love this place!

Thank Davide D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-542-2010
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