Echo Summit Restaurants

All the Good Places to Eat


Like most other services along Highway 50 leading up to Echo Summit, most of the businesses are found in the vicinity of Pollock Pines and then again around South Lake Tahoe. In between are a few great little places worth visiting.

Pollock Pines Restaurants

Fifty Grand Steakhouse

6401 Pony Express Trail, Pollock Pines, CA
Steals and ribs and more

C & T's Restaurant

6454 Pony Express Trail #37, Pollock Pines, CA   (530) 644-0105
A local favorite breakfast stop

Pizza Factory

6536 Pony Express Trail, Pollock Pines, CA   (530) 647-1944
Pizza Factory

Fresh Pond

Photo of Lake Aloha, Desolation Wilderness, CA

7720 Highway 50, three miles east of Pollock Pines
(530) 644-7663
Restaurant and gas station

New Haven Pub & Grill

6022 Pony Express Trail, Pollock Pines, CA   (530) 644-3448 - Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM   Casual dining, lunch, and dinner.  

Silver Fork Cafe, Highway 50, CA


Silver Fork Cafe

13220 Highway 50, Kyburz, CA   (530) 293-3511


Strawberry Lodge, Highway 50, CA


Strawberry Lodge

17510 Highway 50, Strawberry, CA   (530) 659-7200
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner; bar
Strawberry Lodge


Sierra at Tahoe Ski Resort

Restaurants only open in the winter and spring during the ski season.
Sierra at Tahoe Restaurants

Base Lodge

Mama's Kitchen: Complete breakfast menu, lunch soups, chowder, chili, and much more
Java Junction: Specialty coffees, bagels, and more
Sierra Pub & Deli: Wine and spirits, clam chowder, paninis, salads, specialty sandwiches
Aspen Cafe: Burgers, hot dogs
Tiki Bar and Grill: Steak sandwich, pulled pork, ribs, great drinks
Happy Hippie: Wraps, hummus, sandwiches, soups, and more

Other Locations at Sierra at Tahoe

Smokehouse BBQ: Located inside Grandview Lodge - BBQ favorites, pulled pork, ribs, and more
Baja Grill: Located at the bottom of West Bowl - Tacos, quesadillas, burritos


Echo Lakes

Echo Lakes Chalet

9900 Echo Lakes Road, Echo Lake, CA   (530) 659-7207 (8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, summer only)
Echo Lakes Chalet
Soda Fountain and Deli. The Deli makes sandwiches to order during midday hours.



The Getaway Cafe Lake Tahoe

3140 Highway 50, South Lake Tahoe (located in Meyers near the Luther Pass turnoff)
(530) 577-5132
Breakfast and lunch daily beginning at 7 AM, dinner Wednesday - Sunday beginning at 4 PM
The Getaway Cafe Lake Tahoe