All About Eating

Dining in and out in South Lake Tahoe


ASCSA Evening Dining Plan Saturday arrival, Saturday departure

1) Saturday (arrival) – Dine out in small groups walking distance from our accommodations or at Heavenly Village (price not included).

2) Sunday – Dine in Pizza (delivered), & beverage (price included)

3) Monday – Dine in Chinese food (delivered), salad & beverage (price included

4) Tuesday – Dine in – Rotisserie chicken (to be picked up), salad, & beverages (price included)

5) Wednesday – Dine out – Pizza (delivered) and beverages in First Church South Lake Tahoe Sunday School following in-person church service (price included)

6) Thursday – Dine outGoing away dinner at Scusa Italian Ristorante, South Lake Tahoe (price not included; $30/individual – revised from $20 due to increased prices in South Lake Tahoe, in general)

7) Friday – Dine in – Tacos, leftovers, & beverages (price included)


Beverages & water – A limited amount of drinks will be provided in our residence

Various diets – If you have specific diet requirements, please respond accordingly when asked this question at time of application.  Dinner menus are posted above for eat-in dinners.  Feedback must be in writing if someone doesn’t want or can’t eat what is being planned.

People wanting to add onto our primary purchase when “dine in” is scheduled – nobody will be allowed to add to any primary purchase when meal is included in the price. If anyone feels that when the food comes (or before) that they are going to want more to eat, they can purchase additional food at a nearby supermarket, such as Whole Foods, which is across the street.

Snacks – Assorted snacks & sweets will be provided throughout each evening in the common areas of the main house.  We encourage participants to get comfortable in the kitchen doing such things as heating up apple cider, popping popcorn, or baking brownies and cookies.  All ingredients will be provided.


/Stateline Brewery and Restaurant in Heavenly Village (opposite

Harrah’s entrance to Food Court) – great underground dining – open later than other restaurants in Heavenly Village – great for small groups of 6 or less

Third Man Deli – Gourmet sandwiches – located across street from Ski Run Marina near Lakeland Village

Isabella Ristorante – Italian Restaurant across street from Calilfornia Burger Co in Heavenly Village. Upscale and busy. Difficult for groups

Hunan Garden Restaurant – take out and delivery

900 Emerald Bay Road, SLT 530-544-5968

Take out menu. Prices average $7.25 per item

Jade Garden – Take out (and delivery?) 2244 Lake Tahoe So. Blvd. 530-543-1688

low key standby for Chinese meals”

Lake Tahoe AleWorX (pizza)

good pizza place for large group to eat in is the one that is just outside of town near the YMCA on rte 50 – wood-fired pizza is great -offers take out and delivery


Round Table Pizza – Take out and delivery

1062 Emerald Ave. 530 -544-5500

Pizza price averages $25– since 1959 in multiple locations in USA

Blue Dog Gourmet Pizza – take out and delivery (free delivery Midtown only)

located in Stateline in Raley Plaza 530-541- 0123 – (other location is in “Midtown” near our church 530- 541-0813) –

Pizza plus other Italian food – Pizzas are all $24

Lake Tahoe Pizza Co.Take out, no delivery

1168 Emerald Bay Road – (530) 530-544-1919


Cozy pizzeria with rustic decor serving homemade pies on wheat, white & corn dough since 1973 – $20 pizza, calzones, salad & pasta, cheap spaghetti.

Base Camp Pizza Co (in Heavenly Village) – long lines on weekends

Red Hut Cafe (there are three of them)

Closest one to our accommodations is at entrance to Ski Lift Road on Main Street.

It has good breakfasts and good ice cream section

Heidi’s Pancake House (just beyond Red Hut Cafe; near Lakeland Village) –

Riva Grill on the Lake (at Ski Run Marina near Lakeland Village) fine dining on the waterfront

Mexican food – there are lots of hole-in-the-wall Mexican places – cheap and good

Lucky Beaver bar and Burger in Stateline, Nevada, near Harrah’s Casino – open 24 hours – “best burgers in the state of Nevada” – small restaurant that gets packed between 6-7pm nightly – has long tables

Scusa Italian Ristorante, South Lake Tahoe  We will be dining at this restaurant on Thursday evening.

Disclaimer: Any information provided in this blog is subject to change, anytime, without notice


This posting was revised on 3/4/22