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Fat Cat Bar & Grill

) #16 of 40 Restaurants in Tahoe City $$ - $$$ American, ,
599 N Lake Blvd, 96145, Tahoe City, CA 96145
+1 530-583-3355
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“fries” (14 reviews)
“burger” (29 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
599 N Lake Blvd, 96145, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My server was really sweet and went well out of her way to help me a lot. Plus I had the spicy pineapple burger with sweet potato fries and it was divine.

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best BLT the boyfriend says he's ever had. Salmon BLT with avocado! Great cocktails and service. We will return!

Thank GreenSki99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service - Hostess was spaced out chewing her food while greeting guests, first impression not good. First waitress couldn't take a joke and ditched us on another waitress, who turned out to be very good. Food - GOOD bar food with a little twist. Get...More

Thank LeTina V
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner on a Saturday night -- so we missed the happy hour, which has 1/2 priced apps and salads as well as $4 beer! There seem to be lots locals at the bar and tables. There are three TV's that had sporting events...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This was not the first restaurant we'd chosen to have dinner - but when the restaurant down the street became inaccessible (oh, gee, they just didn't have time to clear the snow from the wheelchair ramp!!) we said 'bye bye' and made our way down...More

Thank Valerie M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The fat cat bar and Grill is located next to one of my favorite thrift stores and we love the area outside where we can sit with the dogs, the staff is friendly and the food is hearty. It was the perfect place to fuel...More

Thank pgtravelcasey
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Stopped in on a drive around Lake Tahoe with my daughter. Had wings and burgers. Wings were just okay (expensive, I thought, for 6 average size wings, which I think were like $12). Hamburger was ordered medium, but delivered well-done. Seems that's what always happens...More

Thank travelgames
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We eat here quite often and it is consistently good. I usually order the Ahi Tower (an appetizer) for lunch. Food is very good quality and is consistent. Really great service today.

Thank LaurieandBrent
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Good local place for lunch - rustic – quant – reasonable pricing (Not a chain). Waitress – Rashel – was very friendly and accommodating (gave us separate checks). Had the Brie & Fig Grilled Cheese – different – very tasty and unusual, but good! Appeared...More

Thank AtlantaMike_13
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

After having the "City Kat"(one of the best cosmopolitans I ever had) the night before at the bar, I wanted to return for another with dinner the next night. The place was packed on a holiday evening, but I was so impressed how the staff...More

Thank Laurie G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 599 N Lake Blvd, 96145, Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-583-3355
  • E-mail
All-American, family-friendly restaurant dedicated to using the freshest ingredients from local farms and ranches, where guests can enjoy innovative dishes in a warm and lively setting with a view of Lake Tahoe. Visit our website to lean more about our happy hour specials, musical entertainment and special events schedule.
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