You will find the small but very cozy city of Tahoma, CA, right along Lake Tahoe. When visiting the area you will find more than one Tahoma Bed and Breakfast, which will serve as your home base to start off your adventure. Surrounded by state parks, the town offers a great opportunity to get in touch with nature and escape the urban chaos. Make sure you don't miss the great dining experiences offered at these local restaurants.
6941 West Lake Blvd. T
Tahoma, CA 96142
Just a short drive from your Tahoma Inn, this restaurant offers you great paninis and amazing sandwiches. 89andPine is located right off West Lake Boulevard and very close to Lake Tahoe. It's a place with moderate prices and good food for the whole family. With a casual atmosphere and a friendly staff, it will make your visit to the west shore of Lake Tahoe a great experience. Try the Cuban sandwich and be sure not to pass on the green salads. With most of the meats processed in-house, only local products on the menu and fresh squeezed lemonade, all of that at a moderate price, you won't regret stopping here.
Chambers Landing Bar and Restaurant
6400 West Lake Boulevard
Homewood, CA 96161
Chambers Landing Bar and Restaurant is located a little bit outside of Tahoma. With an amazing view of Lake Tahoe and an eclectic menu, you will have a great dining experience. It's a great place to have a meal before or after a hike around the lake. If you've been sailing around Lake Tahoe, this restaurant is also accessible by boat. Chambers Landing offers a delicious hamburger, grilled chicken sandwiches and even Bratwursts. If you are in the mood for a drink, head over to the bar and try the Chambers Punch, but be careful, because it's well known for its kick.
West Side Pizza
7000 Westlake Blvd
Tahoma, CA 96142-9800
Pizza is a crowd pleaser, even for small children and picky eaters. West Side Pizza offers large portions at a moderate price. The build your own calzone will definitely satisfy your hunger, because the portions are big enough for two to share. The pizza has a thin crust, so you will not feel heavy after eating. Be sure to try the Hawaiian and Margarita pies, which are local favorites. There is a daily pizza special, so make sure to ask what it is.