Start your day on the Lake Tahoe trails or slopes out right with a healthful meal from one of these Tahoe restaurants or cafes. Each of these 10Best locations around the lake offer up organic vegan, vegetarian or fresh from the farm or garden items. For great breakfast items check out the Keys Cafe in South Lake Tahoe (near the beautiful Tahoe Keys). Their organic coffee and tea will perk you up and their Acai bowls with Acai berries, blueberries, banana, strawberry, and soy milk blended into a frozen breakfast will get your summer hiking legs ready.
For lunch, head to Red Truck at the Truckee Airport for their famous Lobster Rolls or their other unusual items like Tacos w/ Tzatziki, Slaw, Cucumber Pico and Crispy Quinoa. Another great lunch spot is Spoon in Tahoe City where you can try their Tri Tip Beef with Chimichurri sauce and a mixed green salad. If you are a vegetarian, check out the Blue Angel Cafe for their Napolean with eggplant, zucchini, tomato sauce, pesto and polenta.
For dinner, you can still go healthy to Freshies for their Red Curry with Ahi or for a very special dinner, head to Manzanita at the The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe for their spectacular, seasonal menu with items like Handmade Tagliatelle with Asparagus, English Peas, Meyer Lemon, Pecorino and Mint.