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Mountain Dining

 

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B = Breakfast | L = Lunch | D = Dinner | A = Après / Nightlife

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Zephyr Lodge

Zephyr Lodge | Closed for the season. | Menu (.pdf)
Enjoy a variety of menu options including a Napa salad bar, gourmet pizza and specialty soups and sandwiches. The restaurant can be accessed by skiing or riding off of the Tahoe Zephyr Express, Backside Express, Promised Land Express or Comstock Express lifts.

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The Lodge at Big Springs

The Lodge at Big Springs  | 530.562.3452 | Menu (.pdf)
The Lodge at Big Springs offers a variety of lunch options from grilled-to-order burgers and melts to fresh entrée salads, and more. Food is served at this exciting indoor and outdoor atmosphere for snow enthusiasts and summer thrill seekers.

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Chilly Peppers Cantina

Chilly Peppers Cantina (Winter)  |  530.562.2466 | Menu (.pdf)
Looking for some of the best burritos and tacos in the North Lake Tahoe area? Head to Chilly Peppers Cantina at mid-mountain on the deck of the day lodge where you will find hearty portions and affordable prices on tasty burritos, tacos, and more! Customize your lunch at the fresh salsa bar featuring a variety of hot, mild and medium salsas.

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 Northstar Bar

Downhill Grille (Summer)  |  530.562.2466
During the summer, the outdoor cantina turns into an outdoor grille featuring your favorites like BBQ chicken sandwiches, burgers, hot dogs, and more!

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Northstar BarBar  |  530.562.2466
The full-service bar on the main deck is the perfect place to enjoy a beverage while wrapping up the day.
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Euro Snack + Euro Crepes

Euro Snack + Euro Crepes |  530.581.0600
Euro Snack is a free standing Belgian waffle and French hot dog stand located at the base of the Lodge at Big Springs Deck. Offering coffee, cold beverages, and delicious and unique snack items, Euro Snack is a quick and easy option for guests in a rush or not wanting a sit down meal. » More

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Café Blue  |  530.562.3000
Café Blue offers a casual, family-friendly counter-service option with indoor and outdoor seating. Breakfast offerings include a variety of freshly baked breakfast pastries, egg sandwiches and specialty coffees. For lunch, Café Blue features a selection of sandwiches and salads.
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Backyard Bar & BBQ Backyard Bar & BBQ  |  530.562.3000
With a ski-in/ski-out location off the Big Easy at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the Backyard Bar & BBQ offers casual, outdoor dining. Menu highlights include St. Louis-style smoked ribs, brisket and pulled pork platters cooked in an on-site smoker, wood-fired oven baked pizzas, and home-style side dishes and desserts. » More
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Manzanita Manzanita  |  530.562.3000
Manzanita, located in The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, features rustic, California cuisine with a mountain resort influence prepared in an open kitchen, visible from all vantage points in the restaurant.
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Backyard Bar & BBQ The Living Room  |  530.562.3000
Relax and enjoy the warmth and ambiance of the Living Room at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe. Warm yourself near the fireplace or take in the sweeping views of the Northstar slopes while enjoying contemporary American light fare, entrees, cocktails and an extensive wine list .
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Euro Snack

Euro Snack  |  530.581.0600
Euro Snack is a free standing Belgian waffle and French hot dog stand located at the base of the Lodge at Big Springs Deck. Offering coffee, cold beverages, and delicious and unique snack items, Euro Snack is a quick and easy option for guests in a rush or not wanting a sit down meal. You can also find Euro Snack at the skating rink in the Village and at mid-mountain. » More

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The Summit Deck & Grille | Menu (.pdf)
The Summit Deck & Grille, located on top of Mt. Pluto just steps away from the tops of the Comstock and Backside lifts (elevation 8,610 feet), is open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. for breakfast and lunch. 

The Summit Deck and Grille is the perfect place to break for lunch, relax at the full service bar and take in the panoramic views of Lake Tahoe and the surrounding mountain peaks.

Love the outdoors and barbecue? The Santa Maria Grille and the Smokin' Backside BBQ on the deck are just what your appetite is looking for. Menu (.pdf)

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