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Burger Lounge

717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6501
+1 530-542-2010
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pesto fries” (10 reviews)
“burger” (87 reviews)
American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6501
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It's a little place with a big variety of burgers and sandwiches. Beer and wine is also served. Portions are generous and there are lots of outdoor tables; just a few indoors.

Thank Howard F
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our first visit to this local favorite. People brought their dogs, bikes, work trucks to this little place. There is not a lot of room inside, and there could very well be a line to get to the order window - which is...More

Thank nidan196
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place if you don't have an hour to wait and you don't want a $100 meal. There are not many places like this right on the highway so this is a gem for sure. Service is quick, food is great and the...More

Thank Rick212121
Reviewed 1 week ago

good little burger place with outdoor seating. We usually eat here at least once when we come to Tahoe. Good burgers, Garlic fries are good-lots of garlic, huge(enough for at least two people) could be a bit crisper. My husband always get the burger with...More

Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stopped for a lunch last week. We were a group of seven, we ordered at the counter and they got us the burgers out to the picnic tables at the back. It was great to sit outdoors and have our burgers served! Pesto fries...More

Thank Sai C
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

All I can say is WOW! The best burgers ever. The French fries are bountiful. Wonderful indoor and out door seating. Excellent service. The burger are fantastic. If your in the area it is a must place to stop !!

Thank lbreves
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Perfect burgers! Juicy, melt in your mouth beef patties and the tri tip was exquisite. This is really a little hole in the wall..but follow the locals for the best burger in the area. Fries were good, too.

Thank AnnaDan M
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

What a great burger can't believe I haven't been here before definitely will be back before we leave

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 June 2018

after a day of hiking we stopped at burger lounge and had some great burgers. the messy meat and the smokehouse were really good. add the onion rings and root beer float for a little extra. the day we were there one of the milkshake...More

Thank chuck h
Reviewed 25 May 2018

My husband and I stopped here for a burger and fries after a long day of hiking. We both enjoyed the food it really tasted wonderful. It was a great way to end a fun day in Tahoe.

Thank Mannycalavera
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6501
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-542-2010
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