Any dining experience is instantly made better with a waterfront view. The city is not just about experiencing the luxury in a boutique hotel in Reno, but there are a few waterfront restaurants that will make your experience in the city a lot better. In Reno Tahoe, you can experience waterfront dining on Lake Tahoe, along the Truckee River or at the Sparks Marina. No matter if you would like a fine dining experience or a quick coffee and pastry pairing, check out some of the best places to enjoy the view.
Take pleasure in dinner and a view of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the Sparks Marina at Sparks Water Bar. The menu of this restaurant includes tempting appetizers, a selection of mouth-watering steak, seafood and pasta entrees, and the always-popular Wet Woody, which is a refreshing blended cocktail that is a legend in its own right.
The very own riverfront bistro of Reno, Beaujolais Bistro is French dining at its finest. The menu changes every day to showcase Chef Gilbert’s talents and take full advantage of the freshest local and seasonal products available. Their offerings celebrate traditional French cooking and bistro fare with a modern flair.
If you want fresh seafood, you have to make a stop at Smee’s Alaskan Fish Bar. It is situated along the Riverwalk District, just a few miles away from your motel in Downtown Reno. This restaurant has gained a cult following as a food truck but has found a permanent home along the Truckee River. They serve only the freshest fish but are best known for their Fish and Chips served with Smee’s house-made tartar sauce. Grab a seat inside or take pleasure in the view and fresh air on their riverfront patio.
In the Riverwalk District along the Truckee River, you will stumble on Smith and River, a new family-owned American Bistro. Expect fresh ingredients in its innovative cuisine and friendly service in a vibrant ambiance.
Gar Woods is a premier North Lake Tahoe waterfront dining destination. It is situated in Carnelian Bay, their floor-to-ceiling windows, large deck and balconies provide breath-taking views of Lake Tahoe and the Sierras. No matter if it is a warm summer day or relaxing after a fun day on the slopes, take pleasure in their famous Wet Woody cocktail and delicious California-inspired cuisine.
Lone Eagle Grille is situated on the private beach of the Hyatt Regency and is popularly known to have a menu that features American cuisine that changes from season to season in order to reflect the freshest, locally sourced flavors. The vaulted ceilings, two-story stone fireplace and panoramic windows make for an indescribable ambiance. Indoor diners take pleasure in the view just as much as those seated outside on the terrace.