Favorite Restaurants in Lake George

06/13/2016 1 Comments

Since I spent the week in Lake George, NY last week, I thought today I would give a few recommendations on different spots to stop and eat at.

Adirondack Brewery & Pub

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The ADK Pub has the added bonus of the brewery right down the street from the restaurant where you can take tours Tuesday, Friday & Saturday. They have an authentic adirondack theme through out the pub, with a pretty big deck with woods chairs and tables. They are conveniently located in the heart of the village and offer great pub food. I recommend the Tuscan Sandwich!


The Boathouse

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The Boathouse is more upscale and is located on the way to Bolton Landing from the Village of Lake George. It boasts amazing views no matter where you sit, with a two-level outdoor bar and deck and a gazebo that fits a few tables. Recently I was lucky to come by the gazebo seating on a beautiful Friday night, which gave the best views while eating yummy seafood. They have a lighter fare menu too, with sandwiches and salads, which I think puts that at a reasonable price. They also have the best white sangria I’ve ever had, in my opinion. Great place to take the family and you can’t beat that view!

Cate’s Italian Garden

I can’t believe I can’t find any pictures of my delicious Italian dinners I have had from Cate’s through out the years. Their pizza is great, their pasta primavera is great and so is their tortellini. I love the atmosphere of their garden seating close to the side walk where you can watch all the summer visitors in Bolton Landing stroll by on a nice night. It is a little further up from the Village of Lake George, but Bolton Landing is worth the visit since there is more to do around that area.


Honorable Mention: Martha’s Ice Cream



I’ve mentioned Martha’s before a few times but I will list it here as well because they have the best soft serve ice cream with in the area. It’s located near the Great Escape off exit 19 on I-87. It has been featured on the Today Show and usually has some long lines from the park visitors. Their chocolate peanut butter twist is worth the wait though 🙂


If you are a Northeast resident, Lake George is always worth the drive. Even if you live around the country or the world, it’s a 3 & 1/2 hr drive up from NYC and I highly recommend it in the summer time! Check out my prior posts about the area

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