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Evans American Gourmet Cafe
536 Emerald Bay Road
South Lake Tahoe, California, USA
Call for reservations: 530-542-1990
Read What is Being Said About Evan's
The Robb Report:
   “Evan’s may be the best restaurant on the lake, and connoisseurs will really appreciate its extensive California wine list.” 


Contra Costa Times:
   “Call it attention to every detail. Call it wonderful food, service, and atmosphere. Call it Evan's American Gourmet Cafe.  If I could give Evan's four stars, I surely would!”(rated three stars of a possible three stars). 


 Best Places to Kiss in Northern California: 
“The food at Evan's was so divine...simply unforgettable.”


Bon Appetit Magazine:
“ A jewel on Tahoe's Emerald Bay, this intimate 35 seat restaurant serves up sophisticated cuisine in a charming setting.” 


Duck, Gravlax, Salmon,
                        & Triple Chocolate!!
 Evan’s is rated Three Stars in Mobil Travel Guide and Three Diamonds in the AAA Guide and is a eighteen year ongoing recipient of The Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. 


Sacramento Bee: 
“ ...offers a menu that is as tempting in variety as in novelty....brings a rare measure of mature professionalism to the mountains.” 
The Reno Gazette Journal:
“Evan’s is a small restaurant with a very big reputation.  Highly Recommended.  Food…Top Notch ‘California Continental’, Ambiance…Warmly attractive, Service…First Rate, Value…Outstanding.” 
TV Food Network:
“ ...the food is very complex here, it stands on its own as an excellent restaurant anywhere. I'd go back there.” 

Narsai David, Renowned Restaurant Critic and KCBS Radio Personality:
"...a really appealing restaurant on the South Shore of Lake Tahoe... has the most perfect
combination of old traditional favorites and a lot of contemporary cooking... 
and a wine list, WOW!... moderately priced, beautifully presented, small charming atmosphere...
be sure to look up Evan's the next time you're anywhere near the South Shore of Lake Tahoe." 

Frommer's Guide
"After a dinner at Evan's, you'll feel you've not just had a good meal but a great dining experience.
...impeccable service, award winning wine list and unyeilding attention to detail."

Fodor's Guide
"... sophisticated contemporary California menu...dining room is intimate 
and food and service are excellent."

Outside Magazine
Evan's is recognized as the "Best Apres Ski Restaurant" in Tahoe

Tahoe Weekly Magazine
"Sensory Heaven at Evan's"
"Nestled in a quaint Tahoe cabin in South Lake Tahoe stands a food and
wine retreat that is the top Zagat rated dining experience in the region."
Evan's is ranked Number One all restaurants reviewed in South Lake Tahoe and a winner
of the 2013 "Certificate of Excellence"
awarded to only the top ten percent of establishments
Evan's is ranked Number One in Fine Dining Restaurants in Lake Tahoe


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