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Tahoe Swiss Chalet - CLOSED

2544 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7764
+1 530-544-3304
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
10 Dec 2014
“Worth your visit”
20 Oct 2012
“We really wanted it to be better”
Restaurant Hours Closed
German, Austrian, Swiss, European
$$ - $$$
2544 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7764
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 11 December 2014

I was very impressed with the simple gastronomy of the fondue and the beer like. I am not a beer drinker but I tried one of their special brew. Loved it. Ambiance was as good as the food. Perfect acres ski dinner

Thank PinaT520
Reviewed 21 October 2012

There aren't German restaurants where we live so we looked forward enormously to dinner at this one. Things started well. This is an attractive place with that heavy duty Bavarian or Swiss, I guess, atmosphere we all love on a snowy night. Well, it wasn't...More

Thank rkgood
Reviewed 29 September 2012

Food was good and well presented, service was also good and we managed to get a table at very short notice even though the restaurant was full. I was looking for something tasty and more up market from the fodder available in our hotel and...More

Thank Yetty04
Reviewed 21 August 2012

My wife and I have spent a lot of time in Switzerland, Germany and Austria. We went to this restaurant last night with another couple and, overall, we were all disappointed. We found the physical surroundings to be charming and, if not oozing "Swissness", there...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 3 August 2012

I have eaten here a few times, and I like this restaurant. It has an unusual theme and atmosphere. The food is good, and they have some unique menu items. I can recommend eating here if you are looking for something different and a little...More

Thank Jim_and_Barbie
Reviewed 18 March 2012

We have been to the Swiss Chalet several times and have been pleased with the service and food every time. This last time we brought along two friends who had never had German food and watched their surprised looks. They are somewhat picky eaters but...More

Thank marty29_12
Reviewed 29 November 2011

I found this review on Trip Advisor. It is on the main road in South Lake Tahoe. Family owned for 50 years. Everything is made fresh. For a touch of the Swiss Alps, give it a try. It is clean, good portions. I seen young...More

Thank justtravelng
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Several times, I have taken fish I have caught out of Lake Tahoe to area restaurants. Last week, I took the fish to the Swiss Chalet on the recommendation of my fishing guide. There were two ladies in my group that normally do not order...More

1  Thank 1travelguy2
Reviewed 25 August 2011

We had dinner at the Swiss Chalet last week. We enjoyed the decor: beer steins, cow bells, signs in German, etc., but I'm sorry to say that we found the food to be mediocre and overpriced. We don't mind paying a premium price for our...More

Thank NevermindCA
Reviewed 12 August 2011

Amazing Sauerbraten and Cordon Bleu! The house salad dressing is spectacular! Delicious Bavarian mousse cake. A little taste of Switzerland in California!

Thank Vrod2003
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$30
German, Austrian, Swiss, European
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  • Address: 2544 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7764
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: +1 530-544-3304
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