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Fresh Ketch Restaurant

2435 Venice Dr E, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-3354
+1 530-541-5683
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible12%
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“fish tacos” (15 reviews)
“clam chowder” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:30 pm Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
2435 Venice Dr E, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-3354
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

I’ve eaten there many times in the past 10 years because it is close to my house and has a nice location with outdoor seating at the marina. Though the food is good and the staff are friendly, it is always understaffed and the service...More

Thank Peggy J
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My wife and I visited on a very wet night . There were only two other diners. The waitress was pleasant and helpful. We ordered our food and whilst still eating the first course were confronted by the waitress with the main course. I suggested...More

1  Thank Ken W
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Spent a delightful lunch at the Fresh Ketch with my husband, daughter, and daughter's fiance. Beautiful autumn day so sat on the deck and enjoyed the view and fresh air. Husband and daughter reported that the caesar salad with grilled chicken was excellent. Fiance's reuben...More

Thank C6092RKpatriciam
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Had fish tacos, my wife had scallops Edamame appetizer yum All was good A little difficult to find don't trust GPS. Drive to end of Marina in Tahoe keys

Thank David O
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We've had Fresh Ketch on our bucket list since it was in the nice section of the Tahoe Entertainment Book in past years. Made a reservation for a family birthday gathering that included our grandchildren. We were seated at an outdoor picnic table (which was...More

Thank Sylvia D
Reviewed 4 August 2017

you cant beat the view and location but the prices are too high for the food quality. sorry we wasted our time

Thank inspi(red)u2
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We go to Lake Tahoe every other year. One of our "must do" stops is to the Fresh Ketch. We love the laid back atmosphere, attentive staff, watching the boats, enjoying the scenery and the good food. Well, something has happened to the "good food"....More

2  Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Living in Tahoe for over 32 years, you develop a mental list of those restaurants you like and tend to go to time and time again. The Fresh Ketch was our to go to place. You are dining in the harbor and have great views....More

3  Thank FosterMT
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We ordered the coconut shrimp and fried zucchini--both were excellent. My turkey club could use some cheese and mayo, but was still good and the delicious, crispy fries hit the spot. Sunny day, cold beer, tasty food, & a view of the marina--a grandslam! Jessica...More

Thank SLMTravelMomma
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The views were amazing, great customer service, and most importantly great food. we were on vacation to south lake tahoe and will come back next year

Thank Monica R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2435 Venice Dr E, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-3354
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-541-5683
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