Zeppa Bistro

Written by B.Shue at www.casago.com
Caldera Springs Lake House
Salad and drinks
outdoor fire pits


'Zeppa' is Italian for "wedge" and is a playful homage to a slice of pizza, which is the focus at Zeppa Bistro.

Situated at the Caldera Springs Lake House, this eatery is a charming spot that captures the essence of its Italian roots and spirited dining approach​​​​.

At Zeppa Bistro, guests are welcomed to a setting that merges delicious fare with stunning natural views. The restaurant boasts a large, dog-friendly patio, providing an ideal location to savor various delicious Italian dishes, from paninis to pizzas. With breathtaking views of Mt. Bachelor and Obsidian Lake​​, the setting creates an environment where guests can unwind and enjoy Oregon's beauty.

Zeppa Bistro features a wood-fired pizza oven, offering an authentic touch to its pizza offerings. The presence of this oven, along with options like wine and gelato, adds to the authentic Italian dining experience, making it a well-rounded choice for those seeking a taste of Italy in Oregon​.

Adding to its versatility, Zeppa Bistro serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, accommodating guests throughout the day. Its location in the Lake House at Caldera Springs Resort underscores its commitment to providing a serene dining atmosphere, complemented by the option of both dine-in and take-out services. 


Zeppa Bistro's interior ambiance is characterized by its location on the lake, providing a serene and picturesque setting for dining. Indoor and outdoor seating is available, allowing diners to choose the natural beauty outdoors or the cozy comfort indoors.

The exterior of Zeppa Bistro is particularly notable for its expansive patio, which is dog-friendly and offers an extraordinary view of Obsidian Lake and Mt. Bachelor. 

This outdoor area is further enhanced with a stone fire pit, creating a warm and welcoming space for guests to relax and socialize. 

These elements create a lively and relaxing ambiance, making it an ideal spot for Sunriver visitors seeking a unique dining experience.

Zeppa Bistro: Menu & Drinks 

Before diving into their flagship, the pizza, let's explore other options at Zeppa Bistro. The salads are a fresh and vibrant start to any meal. The Italian Chop, a medley of romaine, tomatoes, assorted veggies, and meats like pepperoni and turkey, topped with Asiago cheese and a balsamic vinaigrette, presents a harmonious blend of flavors and textures. 

The Summer Sorriso, combining spinach, watermelon, Feta, and almonds with a raspberry vinaigrette, is refreshing for those seeking something light yet flavorful.

Heartier selections include paninis like the Caprese Chicken Panini, which features marinated chicken breast, tomatoes, spinach, and fresh mozzarella. It's all combined with pesto aioli and a balsamic drizzle on focaccia for a classic Italian panini. 

The Italian Turkey Panini and the Dea Verde Wrap, each with unique combinations of meats, cheeses, and vegetables, offer a satisfying and fulfilling meal experience​.

Now, let's check out the pizzas! The brick oven pizzas are a highlight. The Pepperoni Classico and the Molto Carne with various meats, or the vegetarian-friendly Trio Formaggio, featuring a trio of cheeses, are all baked to perfection. 

The Salsicca Pizza, with Italian sausage and cremini mushrooms garnished with fresh basil, is a delightful representation of traditional Italian pizza-making​​.

The drink menu complements the food perfectly. Specialty cocktails like the Sea Breeze and Mirror Rock Flora Dora are uniquely crafted with a balance of flavors, perfect with any meal​​.

When fire-roasted pizza, a picturesque setting, and a laid-back vibe are on the docket, get to Zeppa Bistro!

Local Tips

  • Zeppa Bistro is known to operate seasonally; check their current operating status before planning a visit.
  • The restaurant offers a dog-friendly patio with beautiful views, which could be an excellent option for a relaxed dining experience.
  • Combining your visit to Zeppa Bistro with other Caldera Springs or Sunriver area activities can create a fulfilling day.
  • Order a pizza to take back to your Casago rental!


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