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The Beacon Bar & Grill

1900 Jameson Beach Rd, at Camp Richardson Resort, CA 96150
+1 530-541-0630
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1900 Jameson Beach Rd, at Camp Richardson Resort, CA 96150
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is one of our most favorite places to eat at lake Tahoe. They make the best Rum Runners with out a question. We always sit out on the deck, where you can watch the sun set and watch the lake. The food has NEVER...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a dinner reservation for 5:30 for an outside table. We were immediately seated at a "ringside" table overlooking the beach and the lake - fabulous. We had the delicious steamed clams for an appetizer, although they were a little sandy, but still tasty....More

Thank 2butterfly
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our 1st lunch of the trip here, sitting out on the patio near the shore. It was a bit cool, so a lunch of clam chowder in a bread bowl & beef stew were welcomed with open mouths. Both were fantastic. The chowder...More

Thank rootabena
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's the atmosphere that sets the Beacon apart from other places in the South Lake Tahoe area. It is located right on the lake at the rear of the Camp Richardson Resort - an exceptionally scenic and tranquil setting that will have you relaxed and...More

Thank 502Tim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with my 87 yr old mom, her friend and my sis. The restaurant was more than accommodating, getting us a table outside and a place for her walker. She had the lamb. Excellent. I had fish tacos, yummy! And the burgers with garlic...More

Thank Debbi H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived around 2:00 and still had to wait 45 minutes for a table. They said you could wait at the sand pit, which was small and very crowded. Had to wait in line at the bar to get a rum runner which was "on...More

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our meal here tonight was good! Our service was great! Our view was pretty! This restaurant was a happening place to be. We have no complaints from our visit. We appreciate a local recommending it to us! Lots of people were swimming and using the...More

Thank Katlyn T
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a bit crowded but worth it. The view of the lake is breathtaking and the famous Rum Runners are worth all the hype. We only had appetizers, but the food was quite good and the service was excellent.

Thank ShickaBoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and good food. Best Rum Runner that I have ever had. It is cool in the shade, so have a layer if you are there early or later in the day.

Thank CeeCeeAtl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We boated in and has lunch at The Beacon. It was a wonderful lunch, great service, and a special treat to have a country singer entertaining us! The restaurant is very kid friendly and everyone from the guys where met us at the dock and...More

Thank Grammie626
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 Jameson Beach Rd, at Camp Richardson Resort, CA 96150
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: +1 530-541-0630
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