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Today 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
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8732 N Lake Blvd Kings Beach, CA 96143
8732 North Lake BoulevardUSCaliforniaKings Beach96143
$$American Restaurant, Hamburger Restaurant
American Restaurant
Hamburger Restaurant
Sandwich Shop
Takeout Restaurant
Today 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am – 9:00 pmTuesday 11:00 am – 9:00 pmWednesday 11:00 am – 9:00 pmThursday 11:00 am – 9:00 pmFriday 11:00 am – 9:00 pmSaturday 11:00 am – 9:00 pmSunday 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Our menu is filled with many delicious options including Char-grilled Turkey, Ribs, Fish & Chips, Frosties, Shrimp Baskets and more! Come enjoy Lake Tahoe’s 'World Famous Char-Broiler Since 1962."
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"If you wanna a good old fashioned hamburger this is the place to go."
"Get some outdoor seating, grab a drink, and let the time pass by."
"Yummy onion rings too."
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Adrein Samonek
a month ago
A comfortable stop on the main drag for an excellent burger at a fair price. At the recommendation of our cashier I had the Swiss Burger and onion rings which exceeded my original expectations and left me me pretty satisfied. The cook's heckling of our cashier seemed pretty unfriendly and unprofessional and knocked this place down a notch.
A Wakinyan Watakpe
10 months ago
Great food! We were looking for BBQ and stumbled upon this place which has great food and an old school feel. They have bbq in addition to great burgers, chicken, and fries. Even though it was rainy, we sat outside and ate since there were umbrellas at the tables. Great for take out or if you want to eat outdoors. No seating inside. Could use a good scrub down inside but it adds to the old time feel being a bit dingy lol. (In particular the video game table...Pac Man... could use some regular cleaning....looks like many people had sat there and ate!)
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Loren Weisman
11 months ago
This place rocks. The crew and the food is excellent. And you gotta get a frostie!
Juliann Munson
10 months ago
If you wanna a good old fashioned hamburger this is the place to go. Yummy onion rings too.
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Michael Voigt
3 months ago
The best burger I had in a long time. A must stop if you are traveling around the lake.
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Henrik Bengtsson
a year ago
Monday evening after 4th of July weekend: Should have told people that there would be a 1+ hour wait for a regular burger. This resulted in 20 hungry and frustrated people. At least they gave some of us our burgers for free after having waited 1 hour and 15 mins.
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The Burger Guide
a year ago
The Char-Pit in Lake Tahoe is a local favorite serving up some serious char-burgers. Get ready for a wait in line if you come around lunchtime. Is what's being served up really worth the hype? To try it out I ordered up a char-burger with cheese. Fresh buns, a perfectly charred patty, melted American cheese, crispy bacon, mayo, lettuce, ketchup, mustard, and thin sliced red onion. Execution is on-spot with this well executed classic. A flavorful patty, hearty cheese, and a blend of toppings that complements both through their flavor and texture. This Lake Tahoe classic is a favorite for consistency and its ability to transport you to feeling like you are at a backyard BBQ. If you are in Lake Tahoe and feel like a bite of Classic Americana this is the place to go. Get some outdoor seating, grab a drink, and let the time pass by.
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Response from the owner - a year ago
Thank you very much for sharing this recommendation on Google+ as well. I really do appreciate it. All the best — Bobby, Manager
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Stacey Hart
a year ago
This place is a terrific classic. It is always busy and staff is friendly. It just needs better ventilation.
Response from the owner - a year ago
Thanks for the terrific feedback, Stacey. It's great to hear that you love our place. I'll be sure to look into the ventilation issue -- thanks for letting me know! All the best, Bobby, Manager


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