Driftwood History

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July 2015

Celebrate 55 Years in South Lake Tahoe!

2015 brings our 55th anniversary of being part of the beautiful South Lake Tahoe community. Thanks for all your support!

February 2007

Moved to Heavenly Village

In the fall of 2006 a redevelopment project in South Lake Tahoe forced the demolition of the original building.  The cafe’s new location in the Heavenly Village reopened in February 2007.

July 1999

New Owners in 1999

Current Driftwood owners, Bud and Michelle Hillman, purchased the Driftwood Cafe in 1999.

August 1960

Established 1960

The Driftwood Cafe first opened their doors in circa 1960 as a cafe adjoined to the Tahoe Driftwood Lodge.