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Christy Hill Restaurant

115 Grove St, Tahoe City, CA 96145
+1 530-583-8551
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“gnocchi” (13 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
115 Grove St, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first impression was that of a friendly atmosphere. Once we were taken to our table the view of the water at twilight was delightful. The waiter was very attentive and helpful.My husband and I shared the Foie Gras which was very tasty on house...More

Thank MarkLee_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Christy Hill, and it did not disappoint. Overlooking the Lake, the restaurant is the perfect blend of setting, palate pleasing flavors and attentive service. The wine list boasts local California and international labels. Outside seating is a must in...More

Thank JavaBeansAdvisor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I loved this place. The view is gorgeous and the food is wonderful. Service was attentive and pleasant. It was my birthday and I got a free chocolate croissant bread pudding which is exactly the dessert I wanted to order anyway, so...More

Thank Atalanta8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rated on of the top restaurants by Open Table and I have to agree. The view is excellent with every table looking out over the lake. We arrived early and had a glass of wine at the Sandbar. The food was locally sourced and excellent,...More

Thank Butch M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The restaurant is small with limited seating. CALL FOR A RESERVATION! 2 of 3 of us gave the food a 5. I thought the duck was a bit dry, under-seasoned and cooked medium rare. It rated a 2. So 4 stars for our table's overall...More

Thank R H
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We had an amazing dinner at Christy Hill. The atmosphere is fantastic with beautiful views of the lake. The food is positively delicious with a unique preparation and incredible presentation. We had scallops that were amazing. Our entrees included black cod, lamb medallions and hanger...More

Thank laketahoelove
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We had a perfect dinner here. We walked right over from our hotel across the street and had reservations and we loved everything. The staff was nice, the restaurant was beautiful, and the view of the lake was gorgeous. Our server was WONDERFUL he was...More

Thank baileywynne
Reviewed 22 April 2017

On a clear evening, Christy Hill had a beautiful view of the Lake with the snowy mountain background. The restaurant is small so every table has the great view (but reservations are a must for the weekend). There is even an outdoor patio but it...More

Thank VWC_SD
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had high expectations for their food. It was a special occasion and with the prices they charge for their dishes, we were looking forward to a great meal. None of the dishes were adequately prepared or tasted up to par. Foie Gras had a...More

Thank Trieffort
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Christy Hill is a perfect setting for a lakeside dinner. The views are gorgeous and there really is not a bad seat in the restaurant. The food was delicious. We had the seared foie gras and octopus starters, both of which were excellent. The flavors...More

Thank mpcSF
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Laura B
Lunch menu.
3 August 2016|
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Response from CheeryCarol | Reviewed this property |
Dinner - try cocktail hour
I live in Tahoe city however have never been to your restaurant. Do you have specials during the week?
11 March 2016|
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Response from BHDanville | Reviewed this property |
If you live there, just walk in and check it out some evening. Or call them directly on their local number. Great people, great food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Grove St, Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop available right across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-583-8551
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