It can be a struggle sometimes to find a good value in a popular place like Tahoe, but we've gathered together the 10Best restaurants and cafés all over the lake that offer a lot for your dollar. These range from family places for breakfast like Driftwood Cafe to late night craving spots like the Beacon right on the beach at Camp Richardson.
For lunch, head over to T's Mesquite in Incline Village for a quick dish of delicious pork or chicken cooked in the latin style or to Burger Me in Truckee for their naturally raised beef burgers and sweet potato fries. Also in Truckee, the Full Belly Deli serves up both subs and pressed sandwiches.
A steak dinner is affordable at the Old Range Steakhouse on the North Shore or at Best Pies & Pizzeria in Truckee. For something interesting for any time of day, check out the organic and affordable meals at the Blue Angel Cafe or the in-house smoked meats at Chimayo Street Market in South Lake Tahoe.