River Grill

Food and Wine

Experience casually elegant dining on Tahoe City's 'other' waterfront.

River Grill sits on the banks of the peaceful Truckee River, just downstream from the infamous "Fanny Bridge" and the Lake Tahoe Dam, the lake's only outlet. River Grill offers year-round riverfront dining, featuring enticing California Cuisine from seasonal menus of fresh seafood, steaks and tasty appetizers.

Make Reservations

 We're excited to see you! We invite you to make personalized reservations, including special table requests, by calling us directly at (530) 581-2644. Alternately, we're excited to offer online reservations through our website. Please click here for online reservations.

In summer the spacious two-level patio beckons you after a day on the river, lake, trails, or lounge. Fall and winter at the River Grill offer a cozy respite from the day's activities with good cheer, great food, and a warm and inviting atmosphere to gather with family, old friends, or new ones. Springtime at the River Grill is glorious as the river fills and the trees and flowers bloom.

CheersThe River Grill bar is a popular and lively spot for apres-activity (work or play) and was voted Best Happy Hour in North Tahoe featuring nightly drink specials and special pricing on appetizers at the bar. It's every night from 5-6:30pm 5:00 - 6:30pm, and all night long on Sunday and Monday (in the bar area ONLY, Happy Hour availability can change anytime at the discretion of River Grill). 

The River Grill's extensive wine list features wines from Napa, Sonoma, Oregon & Washington.

Banquets and Parties

 Bring your Banquet or Party to the River Grill! The River Grill offers an elegant main room for group events and banquets, and is a special location for weddings any time of year.