Carson's American Kitchen formerly known as Meadows at the Lodge is currently undergoing a transformation and is expected to open in May. This transformation is part of a $50 million property revitalization taking place over a five year period, the project includes a revamped and remodeled restaurant, lobby bar and tavern. Carson's American Kitchen will embrace the flavors of the region with an extensive menu created by Executive Chef Travis Taylor with tantalizing offerings to suit every taste. This family-friendly restaurant is perfect for all occasions, featuring a display kitchen, casual atmosphere and memorable dishes with local ingredients. Carson's American Kitchen is named after famous explorer Kit Carson, who was purported to have camped on the Sunriver Meadow during his exploration of the Oregon Trail.