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Captain Jon's

) #3 of 5 Restaurants in Tahoe Vista ££ - £££ American, , Seafood
7220 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148
+1 530-546-4819
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
27 Apr 2017
“Great Meal Nice View”
1 Jan 2017
“Lunch on the Lake during Christmas Hiliday”
Closed Now
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
££ - £££
7220 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent service! Nice waitresses! Greeted by owner,nice atmosphere,beautiful view of the lake,Good food

1  Thank 209gilbertos
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Gorgeous view of the lake. Sitting on the pier with the glass partitions to shelter from any weather is fantastic. The staff is very friendly and is happy to talk about the area. Lots of food choices - the nachos smell and taste great. Lots...More

1  Thank cnm0m
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

As you may know, looking for a great restaurant with a view is a hard combination sometimes. We found both in Captain Jon's at North Lake Tahoe. Not only was the view spectacular on a pre-storm day with whitecaps lapping at the deck, The Caesar...More

1  Thank Trippers1310
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful view, wonderful service, and the prime rib and lamb pops were delicious. My understanding is that the new owner, Tracy, recently took over this business. She absolutely spoke with every customer, to make sure their experience was great! Hear the Bloody Mary's are outstanding,...More

1  Thank Brenda L
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great time here. My wife had the fish & chips, sister had the French dip--both excellent. I had the Caesar salad--good but chicken a little dry. Good wine list, wonderful and friendly wait staff. Owner is experienced and very friendly. Amazing view...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on a whim for a drink and a view, great food, wonderful service, family owned. I will be stopping here again. Best view in all North Lake Tahoe!

Thank Livermorex2
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We had just arrived in Tahoe Vista and thought we would try this place because it had wonderful views across the lake with balcony seating. We started to doubt whether we had maybe not made the right choice when we were shown to a table...More

1  Thank Ann_Phil
Reviewed 10 September 2016

You should visit Captain Jon's just for the view alone. Lot's of restaurants would charge a lot of money for this kind of view but the Happy Hour at Captain Jon's from 4 - 6.30 make eating and drinking here very reasonable. The only reason...More

Thank Adam N
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Great food, great view, nice people. I heartily recommend Captain Jon's. Patio dining right on Lake Tahoe.

Thank dmccg3
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We visited Captain Johns many times during our week long honeymoon stay! The views can't be beat. The staff was super friendly and fun. We especially loved Kelly and Brandon! They made us some great specialty drinks. We had fantastic clam chowder, zucchini sticks and...More

Thank The_Henris
Tracy Y, Owner at Captain Jon's, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thank you so much for Staying in our Hotel and visiting us in the restaurant! We enjoyed hosting you. Hope you make it a yearly anniversary visit and that we will be here to serve you! Cheers!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7220 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 530-546-4819
  • E-mail
Perched where land meets lake on the north shore of Lake Tahoe, Captain Jon's, is a restaurant that offers modern american dining, craft cocktails great wine list and a stunning view.
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