Food and Beverage


Base Lodge

The Base Lodge Provisions and Loft Bar are open every day to keep you fueled and hydrated all day long.

Base Lodge Provisions - Food Court base lodge provisions

Offering a large variety of ski hill classics like burgers, pizza, hot dogs, as well as healthy and vegetarian selections. Stop by for breakfast, lunch, or a hot a cold beverage. Open weekdays 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and weekends and peak periods 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Breakfast is served daily from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Loft Bar

A full-service bar featuring beer, wine and cocktails. Located on the second floor of the main Base Lodge. Open weekdays 10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and weekends and peak periods 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  

Lightning Grab-N-Go featuring Alibi Ale Works Pop-Up Bar

On-the-go offerings, sandwiches, soups, snacks, hot dogs, and a limited bar, right on the Base Lodge deck. Open 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. (weekends and peak periods only).

Upper Deck Snack Bar

Featuring quick-serve foods, snacks, soups, hot dogs, and a selection of beer, wine, and cocktails. A great place to take a break, share a snack, and enjoy a beverage. Located outside the Loft Bar on the upper deck of the Base Lodge. Open 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (weekends and peak periods only).

Wild Bill's BBQ (Base Lodge Deck)

Enjoy authentic BBQ fare with slow smoked meats, homemade sauces, and a view of the slopes. This outdoor satellite operation of Wild Bill's BBQ is open for lunch (11:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m.) on weekends and holidays periods only (weather permitting). 

2020-21 Peak periods: December 19, 2020 - January 3, 2021; January 15-18, 2021; February 12-21, 2021

Wild Bill's BBQ at Snowflake Lodge


Overlooking beautiful Lake Tahoe, our mid-mountain lodge features a state-of-the-art smoker and BBQ. Enjoy authentic BBQ fare with slow-smoked meats and homemade sauces. Serving ribs, chicken, tri-tip, burgers, salads, soups, breakfast, and more. Relax with a hot cup of cocoa or adult beverage on the deck or next to the fireplace. Adults (ages 21+) can warm up with our signature drink, the Snowflake Snuggler or enjoy one of the other refreshing cocktails served at Snowflake Lodge. Wild Bill's BBQ is open daily 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Breakfast is served 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and lunch is served 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Last call for drinks and grab-n-go items is typically 3:45 p.m. 

The brand-new Million Dollar View Bar is perched high above the majestic North Shore of Lake Tahoe on the Snowflake Lodge sun deck and offers views of Big Blue that must be seen first-hand to be believed. With multiple beers on tap as well as a large selection of craft and domestic canned beers, specialty cocktails and wines by the glass, the new Million Dollar View Bar is poised to become a must-visit stop on any ski tour of the Lake Tahoe region. This new outdoor bar is open weekends (Fri-Sun) and holiday periods (weather permitting). 

Snowflake Lodge is only accessible to skiers & snowboarders via the Lakeview Chair.

Animals at Diamond Peak Ski Resort (Dog Policy)  

We love pets…However, only service animals that are specifically trained to aid a person with a disability are allowed in IVGID-managed food service areas, including the decks, per Washoe County Health District regulations. View full policy on the Mountain Safety page.