Plan your Lake Tahoe Holiday Party

Holiday season means it is time to get together with your family, friends, employees, whomever and celebrate the season. Thank your employees for a great year and celebrate the season while enjoying the lake view, drinks, and incredible food. We have several packages to choose from including a few that supply transportation for you and your guests.

Nov 1st 2014 through Jan 31st 2015
Accommodating up to 110 guests.


Throw your holiday party at one of Tahoe's most elegant lakefront locations! The West Shore Café & Inn offers spectacular views of the lake, signature cocktails, a distinctive wine list, and a selection of innovative dining options sure to make an impression on your guests.


Three course prix fixe menus start at just $45 per person. Or let our chef create a custom menu for your party. We can also design a signature cocktail, a wine pairing, or even a beer pairing.


Our mixologist can make a complimentary welcome Signature Cocktail for everyone, or have a champagne toast for all of your guests.


We can set up transportation for your guests,  choose holiday treats, and book local music talent. Let us take care of all the details so you can relax and enjoy your party. 


Celebrate the Holidays Package
$45 per person
Three Course Meal: Starter, Entrée, Dessert

Lakeside Party Apps Package
$55 per person
Two passed appetizers
Three Course Meal: Starter, Entrée, Dessert

West Shore Winter Celebration
$80 per person
Two passed appetizers
Includes Transportation**
Champagne Toast
Three Course Meal: Starter, Entrée, Dessert

Holiday Pairing Party $100 per person
Guests will enjoy wine pairing with
each of the courses, three tastings.
Two passed appetizers
Includes Transportation**
Three Course Meal: Starter, Entrée, Desser

Specialty Cocktail or Champagne Add-on
$5 per person
Add one specialty cocktail or glass of champagne for each of your guests.
Champagne Add-on: Sorelle Bronca, Prosecco, Veneto, Italy
Cocktail Add-on: Hot Toddy or Moscow Mule

Wine List
Sorelle Bronca, Prosecco, Veneto, Italy
Oveja Negra, Sauvignon Blanc, Maule Valley, Chile
Alois Lagader, Pinot Grigio, Dolomiti, Italy
Sean Minor, “Four Bears” Chardonnay, Napa Valley, California
Rickshaw, Pinot Noir, California
Penley Estate "Pheonix", Cabernet Sauvignon, Coonawara, Australia


We can work with you to create a custom menu for your party, and offer beer or wine pairings. You can also choose a buffet set-up or hire one of our private chefs to come to your home and prepare your meal.

Warm Brie on Puff Pastry
orange marmalade, marcona almond
Veggie Tart
sun-dried tomatoes, wild mushrooms,
fromage blanc
Sweet and Spicy Chicken Wings
roasted peanut, shaved green onion
New Orleans Style Barbeque Shrimp
garlic - herb cream sauce
Roasted Pork Belly
cucumber ‘pickles’, baguette
Baby Heads of Organic Lettuce
english cucumber, shaved fennel,
candied pecans, cranberry vinaigrette
Butternut Squash Soup
spiced pepitas, pumpernickel breadcrumbs
Roasted Baby Beets (Additional Charge)
green beans, fingerling potatoes, baby
frisée, toasted hazelnuts
Roasted Free-Range Chicken Breast
brussels sprouts + bacon, parsnip purée,
sherry pan jus
Herb Roasted Pork Loin
french beans, toasted brioche stuffing,
port - currant reduction
Toasted Barley Risotto
roasted root vegetables, shaved parmesan,
arugula + herb salad
Grilled Bone-in Rib-eye (Additional Charge)
caramelized cippolini onions, fingerling
potatoes, herbed butter
Grilled Jumbo Prawns (Additional Charge)
hominy ‘grits’, braised swiss chard,
creole sauce
Gala Apple Crisp
brown butter crumble,
vanilla bean ice cream
Bittersweet Chocolate Mousse
raspberry purée, candied hazelnuts
Classic Crème Brulée
short bread cookie

**The West Shore will provide transportation for your group from one location, to the West Shore, and back. Transportation will be available for 5 hours. Minimum of 30 guests. 
Restrictions: There are no minimums on our Holiday Party packages on the days we are open; 11/24 – 11/26, 11/28 – 12/1, 12/4, 12/5, 12/7, 12/8, 12/11, 12/12, 12/14, 12/15, 12/18 – 1/5, 1/8 – 1/12, 1/15 – 1/19, 1 / 2 2 - 1/26, 1/29 – 1/31. We have a 3k food and beverage minimum for holiday parties on 11/1 – 11/23,12/2, 12/3, 12/9, 12/10, 12/16, 12/17, and every Tuesday and Wednesday in January.


To learn more about hosting your holiday party at the West Shore Café & Inn, please contact Events Manager Katie Brauer at (530) 525-5200 x4 or

West Shore Café

5160 West Lake Blvd.
PO Box 165
Homewood, CA 96141
Phone: 530-525-5200
Hours of operation: Click here

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