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Group of skiers and snowboarders enjoy apres drinks at the base of the mountain at Sugar Bowl Resort
On-Mountain Dining

Several fantastic options to grab a bite around the mountain.

Aerial view of ski lodge at the base of the mountain at Sugar Bowl Resort

Sugar Bowl Village Dining

A rustic and elegant table setting on mountain at Sugar Bowl Dining Room
The Dining Room at Village Lodge

Reopening planned for the 2021/22 Winter Season


Fine dining with a view, enjoy Bay Area-inspired California cuisine in a classic high-alpine Lodge. An oversize wood-burning fireplace greets you, while you take in beautiful photos depicting the history of Donner Summit, on your way to a meal you won't soon forget. Featuring fine dining selections such as Scottish seared salmon, elk tenderloin and vegetarian penne pasta, complete with an extensive wine selection to perfectly complement the experience.

After being closed during the 2020/21 season due to California restrictions on indoor dining, we look forward to reopening the Dining Room for the 2021/22 season!
Bloody Mary apres drinks and a friendly bartender at Belt Room Bar located at the ski mountain base at Sugar Bowl Resort
Belt Room Bar

Reopening Planned for the 2021/22 Winter Season

Located in the Village Lodge, the Belt Room bar serves up American classics for a perfect mid-day break. And for aprés you can enjoy a cold beer, cocktail or glass of wine with the best mountain view. On spring days the expansive deck is the place to be found with your beverage of choice in hand.

After being closed during the 2020/21 season due to California restrictions on bars and restaurants, we look forward to gathering again in the Belt Room Bar during the 2021/22 season!
A burger and fries from Nob Hill Cafe at Village Lodge at Sugar Bowl Resort
Nob Hill Cafe
The Cafe is open daily during the winter ski/snowboard season with a wide selection of grab & go items - both hot and cold. This is a great place to enjoy a hot or cold breakfast or lunch with a view from the Village Lodge deck. The menu offers freshly made salads, sandwiches, soup, chili, wraps, beef stew in a bread bowl, chicken fingers, hamburgers, hotdogs, and fries. Vegetarian and gluten-free options are available.
Burgers and barbeque being grilled at Nob Hill BBQ on the Village Deck
Nob Hill BBQ on the Deck
Open on weekends & holidays, weather permitting. Offering an incredible grilled lunch ranging from chicken sandwiches and burgers to polish dogs and hotdogs.
Ratskeller
In German ratskeller (or rathskeller) means "council's cellar" which typically refers to a basement tavern or restaurant. Our Ratskeller is the perfect area for a brown bag lunch with vending machines and a TV to check up on the big game.

Mid-Mountain Dining Options

Sugar Bowl Mid Mountain Lodge
Mid Mountain Café & BBQ
Ski in, click out, walk up and enjoy a slopeside BBQ on the deck of the Mid-Mountain Lodge, featuring burgers, brats, veggie items and more. Inside you can find the signature Mac 'N Cheese selections. Located just next to the Mt. Lincoln chairlift, the Mid-Mountain BBQ is the perfect on-mountain lunch spot to enjoy great BBQ food, stunning views of The Palisades, and a quick entry back to the slopes. Open weekends, holidays and race days during the winter ski/snowboard season.
The Palisades Bar at Sugar Bowl
Palisades Bar
A perfect day on the slopes deserves the perfect drink to celebrate, and the Palisades bar perfectly combines the two, providing a classic on-slope setting in which to enjoy a drink with friends and celebrate good times. Kick back and enjoy panoramic view of The Palisades from the bar or head down to the sun-soaked deck. Featuring the finest craft and domestic beers, fine wines and a full bar, stop into the Mid Mountain Bar and celebrate the day.
Mt. Judah Lodge  at Sugar Bowl

Judah Lodge Dining Options

Mt. Judah Dining Options
Sierra Vista Bar & Grill
Located at the base of Mt. Judah and open daily from 7:30 am to 2:00 pm. Our inside grill offers a full breakfast menu from a hearty eggs and bacon plate to an over-sized breakfast burrito. Our lunch menu includes pizza, fresh tossed salads, sandwiches, soup, chili, burgers, chicken fingers and fries.

The Sierra Vista Bar is open daily from 10:30 am to 6:30 pm. This is the perfect place to watch the game, get out of the cold, and warm up by the fire, or enjoy a drink with friends.
Judah Deck BBQ
Judah Deck BBQ
Offering tasty new lunch options ranging from a half rack of BBQ ribs to a delicious steak sandwich. Open on weekends & holidays, weather permitting.
Summit Haus atop Donner Summit
Summit Haus

Closed for summer 2021

Located at the crest of Donner Summit along the historic Donner Pass highway 40, the Summit Haus features awesome locally-crafted sausages with homemade accompaniments and a beer garden.

One the menu:

Grilled Andouille Po'Boy
Grilled Portobello "Dog" (a veggie alternative)
Sweet corn
Cold beer & soft drinks
A daily special or two!