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Base Camp Pizza Co.

1001 Heavenly Village Way Ste 25A, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6983
+1 530-544-2273
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1001 Heavenly Village Way Ste 25A, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6983
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Reviewed yesterday

Met fellow skiers here for drinks, pizza and live music after a day of skiing. Good time for all with us.

Thank Mary N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visit basecamp whenever we are in town. Recently we were up for a stay and brought along my in-laws. The wait was short, waiter full of friendly enthusiasm, and pizza delicious! If you’re in a Bloody Mary mood, their chipotle Bloody is pretty tasty!

Thank Nikki G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was a little disheartened by the massive wait list to get a table at Basecamp and the harried manner of the greeters but I’m glad we stuck with it as the pizza, atmosphere and service were very good. Special mention to Noli for making...More

Thank MarkDip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mid week. Half an hour wait. Food was very good. Pizza and pasta fresh and tasty. Service very good. Reasonable price and good portions.

Thank stevewB9401RC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pizza. Great location. Live music. (Restrooms near gondola!). Fancy. Real people (families and fanciers of brew) go to Blue Dog Pizza in the Raley’s shopping center a block away.

Thank robgriffith5365
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food never disappoints! The wait can be lengthy no matter what time of the day because it’s so good, be prepared to do some nearby shopping or ice skating in the Winter. Once you’re seated the staff takes excellent care of you, will come...More

Thank Emily E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There’s a reason why this restaurant is in the top 3 in South Lake Tahoe. Amazing pizza and breadsticks! By far the best BBQ Chicken & Bacon Pizza with creamy smoked Gouda cheese. Recommend highly! We will definitely return. And don’t forget to try and...More

Thank travellover914
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice atmosphere, great staff, great pizza. Sure the wait is long (New Year's Eve) but then you wait for everything at Heavenly during the season. Good price for Tahoe. So if you haven't traveled much and are used to hometown prices outside of CA, yes,...More

Thank W2830WJsandran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If Base Camp is busy, order online and pick up within 35 minutes. The pizza was GREAT! Highly recommend

Thank NeneDeb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had heard this was a must do and wait times while we were there ranged from low of 1 hr 45 minutes to 3 hours yes even at 430 in afternoon. Pizza my daughter had was “ok” the Gouda macaroni and cheese was great

Thank Catherine M
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Questions & Answers
10 January 2018|
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Response from Nikki G | Reviewed this property |
Try to go during non-peak times. There is usually a wait, but the closer to opening hours...the better your chances at going straight to a table.
17 September 2015|
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Response from Edc1noma | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant to make sure. I don't believe this is possible, especially on short notice. Of you work with the owner and plan ahead, then it's a maybe
18 July 2015|
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Response from sactravelgirl | Reviewed this property |
Very family friendly restaurant. Yes, to outdoor seating. They have heating lamps. Yes, to take out. Not sure about the dog but I would think so with outside seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Heavenly Village Way Ste 25A, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6983
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-544-2273
Established in 2012, this is the third restaurant for the Tahoe Restaurant Group. The two established restaurants are Fireside Pizza at Squaw Valley ski resort and Rubicon Pizza at Northstar ski resort. Headed by Ted Kennedy and Marc Vaccaro, the company is commited to a relaxed, family atmosphere with great food. All locations have games for the kids to play while they are waiting for their food.Base Camp Pizza Co. is the brainchild of long time friends Ray Villaman and Ted Kennedy. Ray is a 20 year restaurant veteran including - California Pizza Kitchen, Boston Market, the California Restaurant Association and even a short time as President of Blimpies.Come by and try some of our signature dishes: Spinach and Artichoke Dip, Smokey BBQ Chicken Pizza, Thai Chicken Curry Pizza, Italian Herb Shrimp Penne, and our signature Spaghetti Bolognese with Meatballs
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