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The Soule Domain

9983 Cove St., Kings Beach, CA 96143
+1 530-546-7529
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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American, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9983 Cove St., Kings Beach, CA 96143
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately this was the WORST restaurant experience we ever had. We travel to Tahoe every year for my birthday and our anniversary and had this restaurant picked out before we arrived for my birthday dinner because of it's cozy charm and interesting menu. We called...More

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Charlie S, Owner at The Soule Domain, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

All I can say is I'm sorry!, I am totally bummed out that you were treated this way and had such a bad experience at my restaurant, our food is good, solid, fresh, delicious, and should be hot, maybe not ground-breaking......the intimate ambience has been...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were young people when we first visited Charlie's restaurant, can't believe we just visited for the 32nd consecutive year. Never a bad meal or a bad time. We apologize that one of our party had a little too much wine, and some bad language...More

Thank hawk204
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I go to the Soule Domain when we're in the mood for an extra special treat. The service is absolutely incredible. Mike has been our server for three of our visits and we can't say enough about his descriptions of the food...More

Thank Morningsatthebeach
Charlie S, Owner at The Soule Domain, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words, the appreciation, and attention to details, we thank you for having a good time and knowing it!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is very quaint and charming. Service was excellent. They have a a variety of selections for dinner. Everything we ordered was fabulous. Will definitely be back and refer friends there.

Thank Marilyn S
Charlie S, Owner at The Soule Domain, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, I am very pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us!!

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Very romantic log cabin with charm, great fireplace and good food. The owners are brothers who do a great job. The prices are fair, the food excellent and the wine is fairly priced. We enjoy going here with friends or for a special occasion. We...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

I made dinner reservations the night before for 8:00 but didn’t get seated until 8:45. The food was good but my dish was rich and didn’t sit well on the tummy. I’d like to give this place another try because of the original atmosphere and...More

Thank Mary B
Charlie S, Owner at The Soule Domain, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

I apologize for the over booking, apparently we did not allow enough time for a couple tables to dine with us and consequently we were backed up at the door, our fault and I will pass this along to the Saturday crew in particular, (I'm...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

We have been to this restaurant many times and shame on me for never reviewing. This is a great place for couples or small groups. The atmosphere is perfect and the noise level has never been a problem. The exterior is that of a log...More

Thank ilava
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Everything is wonderful about Soule Domain. Food is unique and very tasty, good wine selection. Rustic cabin ambiance is very nice, especially near the fireplace. Service is excellent! Beware to make your reservations early - it fills up fast and has limited seating. Great for...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We took a business group of about 18 there. The entire area had suffered a sudden power outage but these folks had enough of a generator to keep their kitchen going. They brought candle light into the dining area which lent a special glow and...More

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Charlie S, Owner at The Soule Domain, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for the vote of support and appreciation, we are truly grateful

Reviewed 10 November 2017

So we get there and they have half of the restaurant has power, the other half none. we are seated in the half with no power. Lots of candles, oils lamps, and a nice fireplace. We used our cell phone flashlights and just made the...More

Thank Maryscarey
Charlie S, Owner at The Soule Domain, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for such a nice review, we were all glad our generator did its job that night, and I'm very pleased that you enjoyed your night!

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Corkage is now $20 btl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$42
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9983 Cove St., Kings Beach, CA 96143
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Kings Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 530-546-7529
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Creative American Dining in an Elegant Log Cabin, open since 1985 by chef/owner Charlie Soule and brother Steve
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