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Rosie's Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Cafe
571 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
+1 530-583-8504
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“zucchini bread” (10 reviews)
“fried chicken” (23 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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571 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've been coming here for years. Great, quirky decor and casual ambiance. Great for families as they have an upstairs area where kids can play video games. Unfortunately the food wasn't so great. Hamburgers were good, but the spaghetti bolognese was not edible. The pasta...More

Thank chloemom101
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good god!!! How much oil does this place go thru ? I don't know about lunch or dinner bout breakfast is hideous, breakfast came practically in an oil bath, recommend you be close to a restroom after leaving this place the food is gonna go...More

Thank 22tea22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents and I had to wait a little while for a table, but understood by how busy the place was. The service was a little bit on the slow side, I think they were significantly understaffed. The food made up for the service. Not...More

Thank Darlene G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been to Rosie's many times over the years and it's pretty consistent - simple food, friendly service, stiff drinks. This time we tried the fried chicken - it was really good. The service was fun and friendly and surprisingly really fast. The only thing...More

Thank NVRam123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wide variety of food to choose. Everything we ordered were good and tasty. Service was awesome. Only restaurant open on Christmas.

Thank Jay N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Special location very well decorated. Facing the main road and easy to locate. Plenty of parking along the road too. Menu is a big spread, pancakes with syrup is the best. Portion is huge. Love the food, this place and the service there.

Thank Francesca L
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Ate here for breakfast. Great staff and great food. Moderate pricing for location. Was very clean and friendly.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Got a really tasty Patty Melt at Rosie's Cafe, with a huge portion of fries. Very interesting decor of Antique Bicycles here. We must have come during their lunch rush - to order was prompt, but not too much attention after that, and food took...More

Thank Kate3124
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We stopped in for a light supper, and just had salads, but we were immediately impressed with the friendliness of the staff, and the interesting decor. Our meal was pretty good, too! One piece of advice- get there early, because the place started to fill...More

Thank nanangankaw
Reviewed 21 October 2017

As the roads were icy, the safest thing to do was to walk over from the nearby hotel. Unfortunately, I was a little early but RENEE let me in as it was cold outside explaining she still had work to do before she opened. Her...More

Thank Firehousecat
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15 November 2016|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Please contact the restaurant.
Mara G
6 April 2016|
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Response from Pam M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But I know nothing about their dinner menu or quality.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 571 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-583-8504
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