The Free Bird

Cuisine: American, California, Coffee Shop

Price Range: $

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The Free Bird Cafe in South Lake Tahoe serves up some of the best organic food in the area. Their menu includes coffee, tea, smoothies, homemade chai tea, baked goods, superfoods and more. Try the...  Read More


  • Dessert: "The Free Bird serves only fair trade coffee that supports sustainable farming practices, and their chai is made in-house from spices rather than from commercial powder."
  • Coffee: "The Free Bird uses only fair trade coffee and tea in their drinks."
  • Restaurants with Healthy Menus: "The Free Bird uses only fair trade coffee and tea."
  • Best for Dessert Because: The Free Bird is vegetarian and vegan-friendly and even serves vegan ice cream.
  • Best for Coffee Because: The Free Bird has a relaxed, cozy vibe and nice, spicy chai.
  • Best for Restaurants with Healthy Menus Because: The Free Bird's baked goods come from local, organic bakers.