Dining for Schools cardholders can support local education while also enjoying 50% off any individual dinner entrée at participating restaurants in the Truckee and North Lake Tahoe area.

The Excellence in Education Dining for Schools Program Supports Local Education

The 2023 -2024 Dining for Schools Cards can be purchased online. Cards will also be available beginning September 21 at Mountain Hardware, Safeway (Truckee + Kings Beach), and Save Mart (Truckee + Tahoe City).

Please thank the restaurant partners for their continued support! 

Dining for Schools Card Restrictions

Dining for Schools cardholders enjoy 50% off any individual dinner entrée at participating restaurants in the Truckee and North Lake Tahoe area. 

  • Cards are $100 each. 
  • Program dates: Sunday - Thursday, non-holiday from October 1 - December 7, and April 7 - May 23, 2024. 
  • Some restaurants participate during an "Extended Period" of Sunday, January 7 – Thursday, March 28, 2024 (extended period dates*)
  • The card cannot be used with other promotions, discounts, special events, fixed-meal pricing, shared plates, or take-out orders.
  • The card is non-transferable but may be used an unlimited number of times at any participating restaurant. 
  • Mountain Valley Meats and Copper Lane Cafe & Provisions offer a 15% discount to cardholders on in-store purchases. Truckee Food Shop offers 15% off pre-prepared staple menu items, Sunday - Thursday, non-holiday. 
Participating Restaurants 
  • 22 Bistro, Palisades  
  • Bar of America
  • Caliente
  • Christy Hill 
  • Copper Lane Cafe & Provisions, 15% discount 
  • Fifty-Fifty Brewing Co. *
  • Fireside Pizza
  • Gar Woods Grill & Pier on the Lake
  • Jake's on the Lake *
  • Jason's Beachside Grille *
  • JAX at the Tracks *
  • Las Panchitas
  • Mountain Valley Meats, 15% discount
  • PlumpJack Cafe
  • River Ranch *
  • Rocker, Palisades (closed fall due to remodeling)
  • Rubicon Pizza Bistro
  • Sunnyside *
  • The Dining Room at Sugar Bowl * (winter only)
  • The Lodge in Tahoe Donner 
  • The Soule Domain
  • Truckee Food Shop, 15% discount on pre-prepared staple menu items
  • Village Pizzeria
  • Wolfdale's
  • Za's Lakefront 
  • Zano's

All proceeds benefit the Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education Foundation.