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Lake Placid Club Boat House Restaurant

654 Mirror Lake Dr, Center of village, on the Waterfront, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3821
+1 518-523-4822
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (30 reviews)
“crab cakes” (30 reviews)
“pepper steak” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
654 Mirror Lake Dr, Center of village, on the Waterfront, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3821
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1 - 10 of 303 reviews

Reviewed 9 March 2018

This is such a cute place. It’s nice to go off season when it isn’t nice weather out. It’s not as crowded. The steaks were cooked just as we ordered them. The drinks were divine. If you stay at the hotel they shuttle you back...More

Thank UpstateNySimplyme
LPChef, Executive Chef at Lake Placid Club Boat House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you very much for your wonderful review! Regardless of the weather it sounds like you had the perfect evening which is what we aim to provide. Although dining on our deck watching the sunset on a warm summer evening is about as good as...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018

Went here because of the shuttle and 10% discount from the Crowne Plaza across the lake. Was not disappointed. A beautiful lake-side restaurant with awesome views of Lake Placid village, likely better during daylight hours. Shared the delicious crispy ahi tuna wonton app. It was...More

Thank archman8
LPChef, Executive Chef at Lake Placid Club Boat House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. I, as the Executive Chef, am especially delighted to hear how much you enjoyed the food and it sounds like you tried most of my absolute favorite dishes that we offer. I will also be sure to pass along...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

Great experience all the way around. We made a reservation in advance given the holiday weekend. We were greeted warmly and seated promptly by a window (as requested). It was too dark to see much of the lake but the lovely holiday lights all around...More

Thank Susan H
LPChef, Executive Chef at Lake Placid Club Boat House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words. I am glad we were able to offer you what sounds like was a perfect start to your evening. We agree, although when it's dark you can't see the lake, our location offers a wonderful view of...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017

Group of four celebrating an anniversary and birthday had dinner at the Boat House last weekend. We all had delicious meals from the chicken carbonara, pepper steak, trout, clam chowder and veal dish. Thank you to Lesley for the beautiful and delicious pomegrante martinis at...More

Thank DALE R
LPChef, Executive Chef at Lake Placid Club Boat House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Congratulations on your anniversary and Happy Birthday! Thank you very much for choosing us to help celebrate such a special occasion. While we do not take our duties lightly we try to have fun with our jobs and are happy to hear that it shows...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

Beautiful spot for dinner overlooking Mirror Lake. Companion enjoyed a flavorful bowl of clam chowder nd crab cakes, I went with the servers recommendation of the salmon. Perfectly prepared and good service.

Thank yogajudi
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Debated on a Saturday night spot for our last dinner restaurant on a visit to Lake Placid. Clam chowder and onion soup to start and the preparation was very well done and promptly served. Chose the kale, blueberry and ricotta salad which left a little...More

1  Thank Shim L
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Highly recommend this location for dinner, wonderful atmosphere in the Adirondacks overlooking Mirror Lake. The scallops and the crab cakes were exquisite and the view spectacular.

1  Thank PennStateParent
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Took a morning walk around Mirror Lake and saw this restaurant. Menu looked good so we said “why not?”. Left a message on the answering machine requesting a reservation and was called back later that afternoon confirming our requested time. When we arrived, there was...More

Thank buddy13905
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Ate there on 9/28 and 9/30. Impeccable service and good food. Staff support each other, pay attention.and look like they enjoy their jobs while they are actually doing it; They don't rely on Mirror Lake to distract the customer. Prices are reasonable and food was...More

Thank Ed456
LPChef, Executive Chef at Lake Placid Club Boat House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you very much for dining with us...twice! We try to create a culture of teamwork and open communication for the benefit of our guests as well as the employees. I am thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your experience and will be sure...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Boat House is an American restaurant across Mirror Lake from Lake Placid. The food is quite good, and plentiful. The lake views are tremendous, especially at sunset. It's about the only restaurant in town that has sunset views, given the geography. Good drinks and wine...More

Thank BronxSteve
LPChef, Executive Chef at Lake Placid Club Boat House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. You have hit on all of the things that make us the perfect destination for dinner regardless of the occasion. Our views, food, drinks, and service help us stand out in a town full of dining options...More

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Susan H
18 December 2017|
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Response from Scott B | Reviewed this property |
Please call the Crown Plaza, they are the owners of that restaurant and should be able to help you. They can be reached at 518-523-2556, good luck.
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Carole251
15 July 2017|
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Response from LakePlacidBizOwner | Property representative |
Greetings! Last year we opened for the Christmas/New Years' Holiday, but were closed on Christmas Day.We have not yet decided on our open/close dates for the upcomingThanksgiving or Christmas Holidays. Stay tuned!
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Kelly G
29 May 2016|
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Response from James O | Reviewed this property |
No casual dining, but nice attire is expected
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 39
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 654 Mirror Lake Dr, Center of village, on the Waterfront, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3821
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-4822
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Description
A perfect Adirondack evening begins at the Lake Placid Club Boat House on the pristine shores of Mirror Lake, in the center of Lake Placid Village. The diverse menu is sure to please all featuring seafood, steaks, pasta dishes & savory items from the grill. The Lake Placid Club Boat House provides a truly memorable dining experience - dining indoors amidst classic "Arts & Crafts" decor, or seasonal outdoor dining on our large deck - all with spectacular sunsets, overlooking the lake and the Mackenzie mountain range. The Boat House is the perfect spot to view all the lake activities from boating & swimming to ice skating & dog sled rides. The cozy fireside seating area and bar are great spots for enjoying cocktails and delicious desserts. Our wine list features organic and sustainable farming wines. Children’s menu & take out available. Ample free parking. Private lake side dining rooms available for special events.
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