Life in Lake Tahoe with a bit of real estate news


New Moon Natural Foods has a store in Truckee and a store just south of Tahoe City off of Granlibakken Rd.  They are open 7 days a week.  From natural supplements to organic produce to bulk foods, beer and wine, you will find all you need with the help of friendly staff.  The Truckee location has a juice bar open daily.

New Moon Natural Foods



Tahoe House is located just 1 mile south of Tahoe City on the west shore of Lake Tahoe.  They offer many breakfast items, pastries, breads, cookies, tortes, and to go items.  From lattes to mochas to cappuccinos to hot chocolate, this is a local's and a visitor's favorite alike for a boost of caffiene to get through the day.  They also offer many gourmet sauces, dressings, mustards, rubs, salsas, oils and condiments.  There is too much to list and everything is enticing, so just stop in and pick up 2, 3 or 10 items.

Homewood Mt Resort.  They have a great lunch menu, dinner menu, bar menu, kid's menu, a full bar and a great wine list.  The atmosphere in the bar and the dining room is very nice and cozy.  In the summer months lunch and / or dinner on the pier is a must.  They have 6 rooms for lodging and included is a home baked continental breakfast.  This is a great place to visit year round but is even more special when arriving by boa...


West Shore Pizza is located in Tahoma in the Mariani Plaza on Hwy 89.  They offer tasty starters and salads, pizza, calzones, pasta, sandwiches, wine and beer.  They provide a cozy "pizza joint" atmosphere with a shuffle board, t.v.s and a stage for live music.  Homewood Mt Resort is roughly 2 miles away and the Tahoma PDQ Market is close by.

West Shore Pizza


The River Grill is located near the Y in Tahoe City and sits above the Truckee River.  Fanny Bridge and the Lake Tahoe Dam are very close and worth a look.  They recommend reservations and you can even request a favorite table.  Their seasonal menus offer many starters, salads, soups and entrees.  They have a nice wine list and serve beer, cocktails, martinis and other specialty drinks.  They also have a great happy hour menu.

River Grill


The Dam Cafe is located at the Y in Tahoe City.  They have breakfast and lunch consisting of burritos, bagels and sandwiches.  Take out is available and they have outdoor seating where dogs are welcome.  They do not serve alcohol and do not have wi-fi which makes this a comfortable and cozy atmosphere to get away for a bit.  Close by is the Lake Tahoe Dam, the Truckee River and The Gatekeeper's Museum.  After lunch, head over to The Bridgetender for a b...


The Thai Kitchen Restaurant is located in Tahoe City close to the Y.  They have great lunch and dinner specials and are open 7 days a week, however they are closed between lunch and dinner for a bit.  The menu consists of many appetizers, soups, salads, curries, fried rice dishes, noodle dishes, entrees and specialty dishes.  They also serve desserts, beer, wine and soft drinks.  Brown rice is available and you can customize your spiciness.

Thai Kitchen Restaurant