33 Tahoe / Reno Area Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

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Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

Restaurants:La Vecchia - Reno, Chart House Restaurant - Lake Tahoe, La Strada - Eldorado Resort Casino
Price Range:$$ - $$
Cuisines:Italian, Seafood
Neighborhoods:Reno, Stateline

La Vecchia - Reno

$$$$·Italian·
Reno
622 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
It was my fiancé and I’s first time at La Vecchia and the experience was amazing! Delicious food and amazing customer service. Definitely went above and beyond! The seafood linguinRead more
92% recommended
Best Value in Reno
9 people mentioned the Mushroom Ravioli

Chart House Restaurant - Lake Tahoe

$$$$·Seafood·
Stateline
5,124 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
I have eaten at Chart House restaurants for over 50 years and my most recent experience at the Lake Tahoe restaurant was superb and brought back many memories of great times at sevRead more
94% recommended
Special Occasion in Tahoe / Reno Area
228 people mentioned the Prime Rib

La Strada - Eldorado Resort Casino

$$$$·Italian·
Reno
1,835 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
We took a close friends to dinner to celebrate her birthday. Tony was our server, he was very attentive and knowledgeable. He had numerous recommendations from the menu. We all ordRead more
94% recommended
Best Service in Tahoe / Reno Area
100 people mentioned the Mushroom Ravioli

Riva Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
South Shore
2,739 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
Fresh and full of flavor
85% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Tahoe / Reno Area
37 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Anthony's Chophouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Sparks
1,358 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Everything was delicious! I had the bacon wrapped filet mignon topped crab meat. Meat was so tender and melt in your mouth. Service was great! The bus boy Jose was a veteran and knRead more
95% recommended
Notable Wine List in Tahoe / Reno Area
31 people mentioned the Cabernet Sauvignon

Atlantis Steakhouse - Atlantis Casino Resort Spa

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Reno
1,484 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Always top notch & the best of Reno!
94% recommended
Best Overall in Tahoe / Reno Area
33 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Sage Room - Harvey's Lake Tahoe

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Stateline
1,478 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Dinner was excellent except for the obnoxious couple next to us that wasn’t happy with anything! The server ended up comping their meal and we were completely embarrassed that she Read more
90% recommended
Scenic View in Tahoe / Reno Area
40 people mentioned the Steak Diane
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Scusa Italian Ristorante

$$$$·Italian·
South Shore
1,987 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Went to Scusa for husband’s birthday with friends. Service and food quality was A+.
97% recommended
Best Value in Tahoe / Reno Area
71 people mentioned the Garlic Bread

Roxy - Eldorado Resort Casino

$$$$·Californian·
Reno
1,655 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Great meal. The NY steak with the shoestring fries and creamed spinach is amazingly delicious. Staff, including waiter Dane, are all first rate. One of the best restaurants in RRead more
92% recommended
Romantic in Tahoe / Reno Area
44 people mentioned the Prime Rib

The Twisted Fork

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Reno
836 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
Food was excellent. Small plates are still big enough to share. NY steak was great. Short ribs were awesome. Bread pudding was pretty good as was the sorbet. Service was a little sRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Tahoe / Reno Area
12 people mentioned the Salmon Specials

Bistro at Edgewood Tahoe

$$$$·American·
Stateline
1,217 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
The Bistro continually hits it out of the park. The prices are steep but the food and service are worth it. We'd go more often if we could get in!
96% recommended
Best Overall in Tahoe / Reno Area
5 people mentioned the Short Rib

Lone Eagle Grille

$$$$·American·
Incline Village
3,789 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Great food and experience. A little sad that their menu was more limited, but we understood since it’s the slower season.
89% recommended
American in Tahoe / Reno Area
36 people mentioned the Short Rib

PlumpJack Cafe Squaw Valley

$$$$·American·
Olympic Valley / Squaw Valley
615 reviews
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Service and food were excellent as usual. We dined on the patio because the main dining room was closed due to Covid-19. We dined at the cafe twice this trip because of the serviceRead more
100% recommended
4 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Gar Woods Grill and Pier Restaurant

$$$$·Californian·
Carnelian Bay
2,721 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
Lobster shrimp bisque was amazing! The beer battered coconut shrimp were super good! Best Mai Tai I’ve had in a long time! The prime prime dip was a little more well done than I Read more
94% recommended
Best Ambiance in Tahoe / Reno Area
37 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Big Water Grille

$$$$·Californian·
Incline Village
958 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
It was a double celebration, an early Mother’s Day dinner and, since the four of us were fully vaccinated, the first time eating indoors at a restaurant in over a year! We shared tRead more
94% recommended
Best Overall in Tahoe / Reno Area
10 people mentioned the Rack Lamb
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Ciera - MontBleu Resort

$$$$·Steak·
Stateline
1,767 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Service was excellent! Went with the appetizer recommendation of the waiter for the lobster escargot it was outstanding! Martinis were good! Prix fixe menu was awesome! I like thatRead more
94% recommended
Romantic in Tahoe / Reno Area
64 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Sterling's Seafood Steakhouse at Silver Legacy Resort Casino

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Reno
1,380 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Notable Wine List
Old times,great Prawn cocktail and memorable steak in a steakhouse/ grill environment. We would go back for sure.
92% recommended
51 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Le Bistro Tahoe

$$$$·French American·
Incline Village
389 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
Le Bistro is an amazing restaurant. Always exceptional. They also have a wonderful wine list. We never miss a visit when we are here.
96% recommended
Best Food in Tahoe / Reno Area
5 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Campo Sparks

$$$$·Italian·
Sparks
161 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Bar Seating
Soupy mashed potatoes. Other than that the food was great.
2 people mentioned the Cauliflower Appetizer
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The Lodge Restaurant & Pub

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Truckee
1,093 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Scenic View
We started with the Barada appetizer which was absolutely delicious. The waiter recommended the short rib so we ordered that and it was also delicious we also had a wedge salad splRead more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Tahoe / Reno Area
39 people mentioned the Short Rib

Wolfdale's Cuisine Unique

$$$$·Californian·
Tahoe City
915 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
Hadn’t visited in a number of decades, wonderful food and service...looking forward to the next visit.
94% recommended
23 people mentioned the Seafood Stew
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Christy Hill

$$$$·Californian·
Tahoe City
1,320 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
Amazing as always!
96% recommended
Best Overall in Tahoe / Reno Area
12 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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Capisce - S. Lake Tahoe

$$$$·Italian·
South Shore
392 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Food and service were both good. Nice ambiance in a cozy local spot. Desserts were excellent, legitimately impressive. Cinnamon bun with vanilla gelato was amazing and Chocolate LaRead more
96% recommended
Best Food in South Lake Tahoe
5 people mentioned the Lobster Pasta

The Shore Room

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Reno
319 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Waterfront
Food was creative and original--and delicious. The chef is a gem, you don't ordinarily find this kind of successful outside the box thinking in Reno. Service was ok, they were prRead more
94% recommended
Great for Brunch in Tahoe / Reno Area
5 people mentioned the Greek Salad

Wild River Grille

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Reno
1,710 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
Excellent food service was a bit slow. However our servers pleasant attitude made up for it
93% recommended
Hot Spot in Tahoe / Reno Area
21 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Edgewood Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Stateline
2,212 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Scenic View
Loved it. We just missed the sunset but could see the silhouette of the mountaons and the lake.
96% recommended
34 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Nevada Steak

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Reno
1,262 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Notable Wine List
our 4th time there. the food and service are always top notch. tonight on moms day they had prime rib. best i have had since San Francisco. U know what place i am talking about. IRead more
83% recommended
Steakhouse in Tahoe / Reno Area
70 people mentioned the Steak Diane

Jimmy's at The Landing Resort & Spa

$$$$·Californian·
South Shore
639 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
The outdoor patio at Jimmy's is lovely for lunch. Beautiful view. Limited menu, $$$
86% recommended
Good for Groups in Tahoe / Reno Area
10 people mentioned the Baklava

Moody's Bistro Bar & Beats

$$$$·American·
Truckee
812 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Moody's is consistently a great place for a bite to eat. We had just arrived in Truckee and decided to stop in for a quick bite before heading up the hill to our cabin. Ordered aRead more
100% recommended
Best Food in Tahoe / Reno Area
15 people mentioned the Ahi Poke

Cafe at Adele's - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Continental·
Reno
443 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
Our wait person was very friendly and efficient. Our meals were delicious and served piping hot. There is nothing worse than lukewarm food. The Sand Dabs were delicious. We were Read more
95% recommended
4 people mentioned the Lemon Curd
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Fin & Filet

$$$$·American·
Reno
560 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
All good Christmas dinner
88% recommended
12 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Graham's at Squaw Valley

$$$$·Californian·
Olympic Valley / Squaw Valley
360 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Cozy
This legacy restaurant in the heart of Squaw Valley is so good I want to keep it a secret all to myself. Reservations are a must. Expect a pleasant tempo of service from your firRead more
92% recommended
14 people mentioned the Seafood Chowder
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19 Kitchen & Bar - Harvey's Lake Tahoe - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Stateline
770 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Everything was amazing, great location, and terrific service from Jamie. My only complaint was the amount of food. The New York Strip was massive and i could only finish about haRead more
88% recommended
44 people mentioned the Cotton Candy
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