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Kanu Lounge

7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
+1 518-523-0500
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“truffle fries” (12 reviews)
“burger” (15 reviews)
“venison” (4 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

Not an overly extensive menu, but everything is fresh and delicious and enjoyed in the atmosphere of the fabulous Whiteface Lodge!

Thank lovetotravel190
Reviewed 19 February 2016

This was our worst meal in Lake Placid. The menu was limited and the food combinations were strange. My husband and I actually sent both of our inedible entrees back! The waitress couldn't have been nicer about the situation and took both dishes back immediately....More

Thank ashaps
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Great food, great staff...jump on their specials offered on certain days. Loved the Burger & Beer night!!

Thank Nelson S
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Cant beat after a great day playing in the snow hanging out in the lounge with drinks and wings for only $8. Great service!

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Great food to enjoy in a beautiful and relaxing atmosphere. You can sit in front of either of the two big fireplaces or near a window and enjoy a beautiful Adirondack View.

Thank Rod S
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We have been to the lodge four years now. The food here is nothing to get excited about, especially for the price. It is a darn shame because every thing else is so wonderful there and the ambiance is so warm and cozy. I wish...More

2  Thank JDK13
Reviewed 25 January 2016

The place is well appointed and done in great detail. rustic lodge and log cabin sort of appeal. The lounge was dark and secluded and had lots of spots to gather and enjoy the fireplaces and drinks. The singer was good, but very very loud....More

Thank jpaolillo
Reviewed 13 January 2016

We ate dinner here twice during our stay at Whiteface Lodge - mostly because of the convenience. The food was fine but nothing special. I found the prices, however, to be high in relation to the quality of the food and level of service.

1  Thank ILoveTivoli
Reviewed 5 January 2016

The Kanu Restaurant has two options, the lounge and the dining room. The lounge is laid back and normally has live music playing which makes for a fun atmosphere along with two fireplaces and feels like a cozy living room. The dining room is grand,...More

1  Thank BCon17
Reviewed 3 January 2016

For the hundred plus dollar fixed priced New Years dinner menu, I expected nothing short of a New York Times Square top shelf blow the doors off of a four star dining experience. Well, that didn't happen. First off, the décor and food presentation was...More

2  Thank Gary O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 40
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-0500
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Join executive Chef Adam Bechard and the culinary team in Kanu for their take on eclectic New American cuisine; seasonal ingredients with a union of flavors complimented by a distinct presentation.
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