The Reno/Tahoe area is always bustling with new restaurants, exciting upcoming events, and seasonal activities. Learn more about what the Reno area has to offer by checking out the Peppermill blog. We'll supply you with the information about trendy new bars, craft cocktail ideas, the best hiking spots, where to score deals, and much more. Check back as our blog is updated frequently with new posts!
Eat Like a Local: Italian Restaurants
The Biggest Little City is home to many outstanding Italian spots, including Romanza, Johnny’s Ristorante Italiano, La Famiglia, and Zozo’s Ristorante.
Drink Like a Local: Winter
In a town with something for every taste, a few new bars have proven capable of distinguishing themselves from the crowd.
Part of the original Peppermill Coffee Shop & Lounge, Reno’s Fireside Lounge has been around for nearly 50 years.
Fall Pumpkin Patches in Reno
There are plenty of pumpkins to pick in the Reno-Sparks area where you can find your gorgeous gourds.
What's New this Winter in North Lake Tahoe
North Lake Tahoe, home to the nation’s largest concentration of downhill ski resorts, plays host to a series of winter events.
Where Snowshoeing Meets Snowbirds
A truly magical moment awaits off the beaten path, though, and only one special ingredient is needed to unlock a one-of-a-kind experience.
Eat Like a Local: Doughnuts
Find your way to some of the tastiest dough in Reno and check out Holey Schmidt Donuts, Rounds Bakery, and DoughBoys Donuts.
Dozens of world-class golf courses are within 90 minutes of the Biggest Little City, meaning your next great game is just one stroke away.
The expansive Neat Whiskey list at Terrace Lounge fluctuates between 285 and 300 bourbon, scotch, and whisk(e)y labels, including several rare vintages only found from auction houses and private collectors.
Scoop Like a Local – Ice Cream Shops
Eat Like a Local – Food Trucks
Get in the know about some of the best street food (and drink) the Biggest Little City has to offer.
The Reno Rodeo Experience
The Reno Rodeo – an experience rich in heritage, tradition, and adrenaline-pumping athleticism – is bucking into its 99th year as a local staple.
Indoor Activities in Reno
Skip the snow and find thrill-seeking fun inside with escape rooms, trampoline parks, bocce ball, and go-kart racing in Reno, Nevada.
Located along the banks of the Truckee River since 1933, the historic downtown Reno post office is bustling with activity again thanks to retail revitalization from The Basement.
Spa Toscana is introducing new facial treatments and a Himalayan salt retreat that will be a delight for the senses.
Eat Like a Local: Dining on West 4th Street
Head west on Reno’s 4th Street, near the railroad and the Truckee River, and you’re sure to find many mouthwatering choices to satisfy cravings for international and American flavors.
Windows of the World: Peppermill's Resort Art
From footage showcasing the rolling hills of Ireland to shipwrecks in the Caribbean, the living art from around the world entices guests to stop and stare.
The Art of Reno
Spend an afternoon in Reno and you’ll discover why we're emerging as a public art mecca.
Four Ways to Spend Time on the Truckee River
Reap the benefits of the heavy rain and snow the region received this winter season by enjoying the Truckee River.
Eat Like a Local: Outdoor Dining
Whether it’s the end destination or the prelude to a hot night on the town, there’s nothing better than enjoying the warm weather while dining outdoors and Reno makes it easy to choose from a variety of patio eateries.
Eat Like a Local: New Restaurants
Reno is home to a growing foodie scene, with new restaurants, cafes, and eateries opening around the city on a regular basis.
The Wise Guy
Native son, local legend, Olympic champion, husband, father. There is no doubt that David Wise knows three things: how to ski, where to go, and what to do with the family in Northern Nevada.
5 Ways to Winter in Reno-Tahoe
If you prefer fun in the snow sans skis or boards, rest assured there are a variety of ways to explore and enjoy our winter wonderland.
Eating Like a Local: Midtown
Offering a wide variety of cuisines for every day of the week, the Midtown Reno cafés and eateries here are sure to satisfy whatever craving you might have.
The Sweet Stuff
The Peppermill is sure to deliver what your sweet tooth desires this fall.
Historical Reno Dining
Discover some of the city’s most well-known and long-standing eateries.
Meet The Band: The Band Perry
See The Band Perry perform live Saturday, September 17, 2016 in the Tuscany Events Center at the Peppermill.
Explore the Outdoors – Hiking Trails in Reno
Get outside this weekend! If you are looking to hike, mountain bike, trail run or simply get outside and enjoy the fresh air, you can do it all in Reno.
45 Fun Facts for Peppermill’s 45th Birthday
In honor of our blockbuster birthday, we’ve put together 45 Peppermill fun facts to celebrate.
Don’t Just Play Roulette: Win
Ok, yes. Roulette is a game of chance. But you can’t win if you don’t know how to play, right?
Bimini Bacon Recipe
Learn how to make our mouthwatering Bimini Bacon.
Reno Brew Scene
Currently home to 20 breweries and distilleries – with more on the way – the local brewmasters have put Reno on the map.