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Big Water Grille

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341 Ski Way, Incline Village, NV 89451-9271 (Country Club)
+1 775-833-0606
16:30 - 21:30
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Wed - Mon 16:30 - 21:30
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Manteca, California, United States
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Late night dinner. Scallops, Filet and Rack of Lamb were fantastic. Service was excellent. Beautiful location.

Thank Toni R
Incline Village, Nevada
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179 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We had such a nice time for dinner. It was absolutely the best table and we had the whole dining room to ourselves. Our server was excellent and provided such a nice atmosphere for us. We had the shrimp cocktail, braised short ribs, and my father in law raved over the duck breast! The chefs soup was also excellent. I... More 

Thank Smckslimmy
Carthage, Texas
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Nice food. Fish was fresh. A lot of interesting wines on wine list. Nicer than most as far decor. Not a bad place.

Thank tatefarm
Austin, Texas
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

After all the great reviews, had to try Big Water Grille. The setting is great, and the facility has a great up-scale feel. But the menu was disappointing. Very limited, with only 5-6 entree choices. We expected a wide range of fish (given the name), but only a couple of items. It may be that our visit (9/24) is a... More 

Thank spnelson1
Carmichael, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Service was a little spotty but great food and wonderful views - a lovely evening Waiter was late bringing bread, seemed a little distracted

Thank Dana M
Incline Village
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have been here for cocktails and dining. They always have great chefs, despite being in an off-the-path restaurant. Service is always good too. Seems like there may be a bit too much wait staff in some instances. Always a pleasant experience here.

Thank Philip J J
Houston, Texas
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great views, great bar and consistently excellent food. Waitstaff knowledgeable and friendly. Don't miss the S'Mores pie dessert!

Thank DJMcDonald
Reno, Nevada
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1,256 reviews
544 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 406 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We had excellent meals on this visit. Most of us had the scallops. They were cooked to perfection and the flavors were amazing. Some at the ribeye and enjoyed the too. Don't forget the blondie for dessert.

Thank Deb W
Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Special occasion July 2016- pty of 5 with resv. Table location very nice. Wait staff attentive but our waitress had such a soft voice and noise in rest. So loud, we had to keep asking her to repeat herself...not her fault at all. 4 out of 5 of us were very dissatisfied with our meal(s). The 5th diner said his... More 

Thank Bj P
Rocklin, California
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We have a place in Incline and have visited almost all of the restaurants; this has fallen off of our radar because we can't walk to it but it's worth the 2 minute drive! Fabulous peaceful view on the deck and fantastic service. They also offer smaller portions of some dinners if you want to sample and share. One of... More 

Thank Deanna H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 341 Ski Way, Incline Village, NV 89451-9271
    (Country Club)
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)  >  Incline Village
  • Phone Number: +1 775-833-0606

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?