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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 good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible12%
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“fish tacos” (13 reviews)
“ceaser salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
2435 Venice Dr E, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-3354
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 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

2  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
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Waitress was SO rude, food took almost two hours to come out and it looked like a school cafeteria put it out. I get that you're in Tahoe and it's going to be expensive and it's near the marina. I lived in Tahoe for 10...More

4  Thank Larry P
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We attended for restaurant week for dinner to try the scallops. All I can say is outstanding. We sat at a large bar and listened to a local group performing. Service was excellent. It looks like many locals enjoy this place as well.

Thank ald233
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Great location, good finger food, fabulous service. The right place for a relaxed Sunday afternoon with friends.

Thank C-Z-1982
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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
Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
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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