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2616 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3545
+1 518-523-4430
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Comstock, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We started with Bruschetta, it was awesome! Our main course was Chicken Parm and it was the best we have ever had. The Chef sat with us for a time, and also shared his Bruschetta recipe. I very much would like to thank him for that. Very friendly staff, and the price was reasonable. We will definitely come back on... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I had the Calamari Linguine w/ a Caesar salad to start. Enjoyed both very much. The staff was very friendly and would suspect that many are family. It had that family run feel to it. All the meals at my table were well received, the mushroom and fig pizza was raved about by several. Pizza oven was busy the whole... More 

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Auburn
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Pasta was old, over cooked and tough. Steak was Beef but just barely. Wine was $8 for 3 oz. of cheap House stuff. We asked for calamari and was told that was on the long menu and not available - probably a blessing. Odd experience because the facility is large and well appointed. We were there on a Wed nite... More 

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Auburn, New York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

When we arrived the bartender asked, "Thai or Italian?" We asked, did we need to decide right then and he replied, "Yes, you kinda do." We chose Italian. We were seated and given menus. We each ordered a glass of wine...got a scant half glass for $8. A very limited menu. We inquired about calamari and the waitress said no... More 

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Roseville,CA
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Nicolas on Main is 2 restaurants in one. They serve Italian and Thai. From the moment you walk in, you are greeted and made to feel welcome! Mike the owner and Dave the bartender made you feel like family and we left there wanting more. REasonably priced and great food. We'll be back for Thai tonight.

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Arvada, Colorado
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109 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Huge restaurant, but takes care of you. We had a great dinner here. My wife and I split a dinner and still had more food than we could eat. Very tasty and good atmosphere.

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Cicero, New York
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Nicolas provides its guests with a fine dining experience while not breaking the bank. The food and service are outstanding. I enjoyed calamari with red sauce over linguini that was the best I have had in many, many years. My husband and I both have decided that when we return to Lake Placid, Nicolas will be on our restaurant list.

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sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We came in early with a few young kids, a little baby and a ton of starving adults. We had excellent service. Warm bread, good cocktails, great wine list. The food was delicious. Chicken Parm was better than anything My husband has had in NYC. Gluten free pasta options for the Celiacs which was convenient for me. Truly a great... More 

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Thank prslave
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18 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

This used to be great place to eat in Lake Placid but sadly it is now no-go, the food quality went down hill and the service is lack luster there are must better placed to eat in Lake Placid

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Boston
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I had wanted to try Lisa G's, but wouldn't you know it they're closed on Tuesday nights. The negative reviews of the Pub & Brewery had turned me off, and I had wanted to try Smoke Signals, but group choice let us to this place adjacent to our lodging. This prior review says it all for me - Service: awesome.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2616 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3545
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-4430

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?