Cold Water Brewery & Grill

South Lake Tahoe’s all-grain brewery featuring hand-crafted beer brewed on site, California comfort food and exceptional service. Our 7 barrel brew house is constantly in use producing roughly 200 gallons of fresh-tasting beer per batch. Cold Water Brewery has a full service bar, 5 huge TVs and great weekly events & dining specials. Be sure to join us for Sunday brunch featuring our Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar.

The Cold Water Tasting Room provides an opportunity to try our beers in a relaxed environment and also take home CW beer to enjoy later. No reservations or wait time are necessary to enjoy a few pints at the CW Tasting Room. Our Homebrew Supply Shop offers a great selection of home brewing supplies, including brewing starter kits, small batch brewing kits, all-grain brewing equipment as well as beer recipe kits.

Hours Beginning 5/27/20

Dine In Hours
Sunday – Thursday: 11am to 9pm
Friday – Saturday: 11am to 10pm

Order Online & Pickup @
the Runoff

7 Days a Week: 12pm to 8pm


2544 Hwy 50
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150



Bike Love Courtesies

  • Bike Racks

Nearest Bike Paths:

Nearest Bike Shop:

  • Blue Zone Sports
  • South Shore Bikes

Nearest Beaches:

  • Camp Richardson
  • Pope Beach
  • Tahoe Keys Marina

Happy Hour

When we open on 5/27, Happy Hour at CW is Mon-Fri 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Patio Dining & Pet Friendly

Dine al fresco at CW with fido

Located off South Shore Cruiser Ride

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Cold Water Brewery & Grill
38.925005, -119.988544