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The Red Hut Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Diner, Cafe
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3660 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8902
+1 530-544-1595
Today
06:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Peanut butter burger was pretty good, but not amazing. Chocolate shake was off the charts. I love places that give you the metal mixing cup also.

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Thank William N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I loved the breakfast and ended up going there every morning of our trip! Great coffee too and the service was wonderful.

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Thank danagillis08
Napa Valley, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quant little diner. It has all the right elements - friendly staff, good coffee and excellent pancakes. Much more character than most of the modern chain resturants offer, but that is to be expected in quirky South Lake Tahoe.

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Thank mnobro
Brooksville, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I should have stayed with breakfast. I ordered a Caesar's salad and a burger. The "dinner" salad came on a standard dinner plate and did not entirely cover the plate with one layer. The romaine was wilted and brown. $12.00 for this lovely salad. The burger was just a regular burger, nothing special. In hindsight, I should have sent the... More 

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Thank Cali-Fla
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

U will feel like you're at home, one of the places i'll come in nearby future. Appreciate the staff was very friendly the food is incredible and fresh ! Here some pics.

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Thank ImBader
Zellwood, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great for breakfast. The restaurant came recommended by some locals. We were not disappointed with the food or the service. Local flare owned by locals. Go and enjoy. The only downside is what every restaurant in Lake Tahoe suffers and that is higher prices than what we are used to.

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Thank JerryandCarol_W
Citrus Heights, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

While visiting South Lake Tahoe, I decided to have breakfast at this location. For years (many years ago) I had dined at the origin Red Hut Cafe further down the Boulevard. As soon as I walked in, I was welcomed by the hostess and shown to a seat. I ordered coffee and received it almost immediately. After reviewing the menu... More 

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Thank DianeH7050
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I have really enjoyed this place in the past and today was no exception. Out family stopped in here with some friend this morning and we all a variety of items and they were all enjoyed. The service is friendly and fast the place itself is a fu. Little spot right on the main road and easy to access.

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Thank Josh A
Riverside, California
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64 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We ate here for breakfast on a Monday hoping to avoid the crowds and we found they were still busy. The food was very good but we didnt like that they give you a mountain of hash browns a small omelet which looks like it might be 2 eggs. We would prefer less hash browns and a larger omelet. The... More 

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Thank Mark951
San Pablo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

The food is excellent and a great value. The atmosphere is inviting it's at the other end of town but a beautiful location

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3660 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8902
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-544-1595

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?