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The Beacon Bar & Grill

1900 Jameson Beach Rd, at Camp Richardson Resort, CA 96150
+1 530-541-0630
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“calamari” (34 reviews)
“fish and chips” (28 reviews)
“salad” (34 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1900 Jameson Beach Rd, at Camp Richardson Resort, CA 96150
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Best lunch we had for our entire week at South Lake Tahoe. Situated at Camp Richardson Marina, the view is spectacular, the best of all the beach front South Lake Tahoe restaurants. The cost is typical mid-range for the area (not cheap by any means),...More

Thank GrandmaM59
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We rode up from Sacramento on the motorcycle. A little snow on the ground over the pass. We decided to stop in and have a bite to eat. Staff were warm and friendly, we asked for a window table so we could view the lake....More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here for an early dinner after a day touring the Lake Tahoe Area. The place was fairly empty and there was still 20 minutes left for happy hour. We were seated in the bar area with an awesome view of Lake Tahoe and...More

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Great View, Great Staff and Great Food & Drink. We had Caprice Flatbread. It was yummy and beautiful. Our server/bartender was very friendly and informative. Our kids just had a side order of grilled chicken it was delicious. What really shocked me, was the Rumrunner....More

Thank TTchristian
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for mid afternoon appetizers and drinks. The food was all excellent - clam chowder comes highly recommended. Our waiter, a former marine, was an excellent host and was happy to make recommendations.

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 10 February 2018

I love coming here on our trips to South Lake Tahoe after a nice hike. The restaurant has a patio that looks out over the lake and a nice menu selection. Great location and awesome signature drink.

Thank Johannaloves2travel
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Rum Rum and more fun. Their rum runners are so amazing and the service was great. We actually had 2 each and they were very strong but sooo flavorful. We sat in the bar first and drank our rum frozen drinks with a view of...More

1  Thank TravelGoddess61
Reviewed 11 January 2018

The best thing about this place is the view. Food is very average. The fish tasted just like the french fries and drinks are weak. Maybe during summer is a good spot, but not during winter.

Thank moniqueashbrook
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We dined in the Beacon restaurant recently and I plan on returning. We arrived during a busy holiday week and told our wait would be about 30 minutes. We decided to wait in the bar but were told our table was ready before we could...More

Thank jaymer37
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Stayed at adjacent Camp Richardson for 4 days. Very convenient to stroll over for drinks or dinner. One meal was formal sit down in the dining room. The rib eye was amazing. Other time sat in bar area overlooking water and enjoyed the calamari. Excellent!...More

Thank Bark M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 Jameson Beach Rd, at Camp Richardson Resort, CA 96150
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: +1 530-541-0630
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