Food in the Lake George Area turns an ordinary vacation into a real treat. Laid-back bars serve up your favorite bar foods accompanied by the tunes of live local musicians. Kid-friendly eateries welcome you and the entire family. Quiet bistros invite you to indulge in a romantic dinner at an intimate corner table. Every bite makes a cherished memory in the Lake George Area.

Eating your way through the restaurants of the Lake George Area is an appetizing way to spend a vacation. You can grab a table in every small hamlet and waterside town in the region. Dozens of waterfront restaurants invite you to enjoy a bacon burger and a frosty beer on their waterfront decks with live music in the background. Others cover their walls with classic Adirondack décor surrounding your family in the history of the Original Vacation. Many area breweries and brewpubs deliver fiery chicken wings and robust sandwiches along with their tasty craft beers. Gifted chefs dish up specialty entrees in modest dining rooms and decades-old Italian restaurants. An expert butcher shop carves up heavenly cuts of meat for your vacation barbecue. If you have a sweet tooth, a soft-serve ice cream landmark makes for a great date night activity and mouthwatering artisan chocolates are right around the corner. There’s even an entire town devoted to maple syrup! When you come to the Lake George Area don’t forget your appetite.

Seasonal Restaurant Schedules

Traveling during a specific season and want to know if your favorites will be open? Browse our lists of open restaurants for each season of the year in the Lake George Area!

Applebees

Today, what was once a popular neighborhood restaurant has grown to become a popular restaurant in neighborhoods all across North America – with almost 2,000 locations and counting.

Papa's Diner

Papa's Diner serves traditional cuisine - we are an American restaurant. Breakfast is served daily until 2pm - including eggs, omelets, bacon, sausage, ham, pancakes, waffles and French toast, sides, stuffed French toast and their breakfast favorites. Plenty of tasty lunch cold and hot sandwiches and from the grill ~ burgers, hot dogs, black bean burger, Philly cheese steak, grilled chicken grilled turkey sandwiches, and many other selections.

becks tavern

Located at the Gore Mountain Lodge on scenic Peaceful Valley Road.

Porreca's Restaurant

Located just north of the beautiful village of Lake George, New York, our restaurant  is open for breakfast all summer long.   And when you stay at Nordick's Motel, there's no need to drive - no worries about parking.

Waterhouse Restaurant

This American style restaurant has been family owned and operated for three generations, offering great food and local entertainment. Enjoy anything from appetizers like Waterhouse Wings and Fried Calamari to dinner selections ranging from Prime Rib to Rum Honey  Shrimp. If you are looking for lighter fare, consider traditional New York style pizza or a classic BLT.    

The Tavern

Flat bread appetizers, hand-pressed burgers, pulled pork, lunch Saturday and Sunday. Dinner all week long. Wheelchair access, motor coaches welcome, outdoor dining.

Marino's Pizza

Subs, Salads, Dinners, Wings, etc. Stop in and see us, or we'll deliver right to you.

Mr B's

Roast beef and sub sandwiches. Lunch, dinner, on transit rt, wheelchair access, motorcoaches welcome.

Main Street Ice Cream Parlor

Main Street Ice Cream Parlor

Serving homemade soups, authentic fountain soda, specialty burgers, hearty sandwiches, and fresh salad options, in an inviting Adirondack atmosphere. Leave room for a dish of ice cream, home baked goods or a parlor specialty like a Dusty Road Sundae. And time to shop for unique gifts, a new outfit for dinner by the lake or comfortable shoes for sightseeing.    

Top of the World entree

Top of The World Restaurant

A well-appointed restaurant atop French Mountain overlooking Lake George. All ingredients are locally grown and organic. Friendly menu with an Italian and American flair.

Cafe Sarah

Cafe Sarah

Take a bite out of this Adirondack cafe in North Creek! Cafe Sarah has served a delicious breakfast and lunch daily since 2001. Menu items include fresh-baked cookies, muffins, and breads, sandwiches, paninis, homemade soups, and more. Ingredients are natural, organic, and locally-sourced as much as possible. Cafe Sarah celebrated winning "Best Bakery" by Adirondack Life's "Best of the Adirondacks" poll in 2015.

Pete's Ahh

Pizza featuring in-house made dough; hot subs, bend-overs, calzones, stromboli and burgers. Lunch and dinner served, dine in or take out.