Lake Tahoe's views are unprecedented and being able to enjoy a gourmet (or just breakfast) right on the water is a special way to celebrate a trip to Lake Tahoe. These 10 Best restaurants in the Tahoe area will give you the view you're seeking.
For a special night out, head to Tahoe City where you can get an excellent lunch or dinner at Christy Hill. Their dishes change with the season and range from fresh ravioli to fish dishes. In South Lake Tahoe are the waterfront jewels of The Beacon and Riva Grill. Both have great views of not only the lake, but some fun boating action. The newest addition to the list is The Boathouse on the Pier at the Tahoe Beach Resort with its over-the-water summer dining.
One of the best restaurants with a view of the lake (and its own beach) is the Edgewood Restaurant near South Lake Tahoe. Also near South Lake is the Fresh Ketch at the Tahoe Keys. Try their fish dishes while sitting out on their wonderful deck. If you want a friendly staff along with the amazing water views, head to the Sunnyside Lodge and Restaurant where you can dock your boat and enjoy a meal right on their dock–along with a few cocktails.