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Lake House Restaurant

2521 County Highway 22, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-2723
+1 315-858-2058
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible19%
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2521 County Highway 22, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-2723
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was quite pleasant and enjoyable. Popular with locals - always a good sign - and offering live music many nights. Staff was friendly. Food was very good. My husband ordered the Scampi I had the Parm. Both were plentiful and delicious. Casual and comfortable...More

Thank coffee h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The prime rib meal at $20 is one of the best deals in town. Hands down. And if you have kids, they have a kids meal at $6 which includes a drink and a meal of your kid's choice. My daughter had the spaghetti and...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would have expected to see their best foot forward, considering all the people who went to that matinee and were therefore in the area and looking for a place to eat... Sadly, that was not the case. The property is badly in need of...More

Thank Fishman81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and very affordable. Staff was very friendly as well. The place was crowded with Little League baseball families and couples. Hubby ordered fried cob and fries. I ordered a special which consisted of trout, rice and green beans, with a cranberry sauce. Both...More

Thank Fei S
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking some of your valuable time to provide fellow consumers with your rich perspective. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lost their chef again, the little loaf of bread was raw, the salad looked like it was a week old and wilted, the seafood diablo had small sticks (old herbs) in it and the sauce was from a can, the Prime rib had no flavor....More

Thank Vicki F
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Your comments and suggestions on how we can do a better job are appreciated. Please know these suggestions don't go unnoticed and we will be sharing your thoughts with the team to continue our goal of providing every customer with an exceptional experience.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would not recommend the Lake House Restaurant. We stopped there for lunch and from the service to the quality of the food it was terrible. The service was slow -wait of over an hour, orders incomplete, and cold food. My wife's family is from...More

Thank Glen G
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Constructive criticism can be difficult to accept but your review honestly points out areas we are aware needs work. We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts and please know we are making an effort toward addressing these issues

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think they have the employees park in front so it looks like they have customers. Upon entering during prime lunch time we were the only guests. Greeted by two sweet cats (appears the previous criticism about animals in the restaurant fell on deaf ears)...More

Thank Lorna D
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate you taking the time to voice your opinion and give us feedback on what we are doing well and where we need improvement. As much as we enjoy the accolades, it's clear from your point of view that we need to improve in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hope the owner Christine C. reads this. My wife and I stopped for a late lunch today after visiting the Fenimore Art Museum. We could have stayed in the village but decided to drive over to The Lake House. You should know our service...More

Thank BSpaMichael
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My Class of '77 Booked up Our Class Reunion here, because we are very Familiar of How wonderful and Prestigious the Lake House has always been. I am quite certain the Experience this Saturday will be Most amazing, and that this 40 Year Reunion will...More

Thank Paris13_13
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

It was a pleasure to have you as one of our guests and hope to have the same opportunity often in the future. We appreciate your kind words about our staff and how you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We originally chose the Lake House because it was central for the 4 of us to meet - a very good choice! The menu selection was good, lots to choose from. We each ordered different entrees, plus a couple of appetizers and salads, all of...More

Thank CollegeDadFor2
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you for visiting with us. It is always pleasing when our customers elect to write a review so our future customers can see what we are all about… thank you. We appreciate your comments about our pricing, service and products.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2521 County Highway 22, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-2723
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Richfield Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 315-858-2058
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Lake House Restaurant and Lodge was built in 1843 and rests on the shores of Canadarago. The lodge and restaurant are a secluded haven for those looking for a place to relax, fish, hunt, and simply get away from city life. Lake House Restaurant and Lodge is host to our ever popular sulfur baths, which is great for your skin and has even proven to heal skin disorders and help relieve arthritis. There is plenty to do out here Richfield Springs, including a short drive to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, or rent out a jet ski and explore Canadarago Lake. We also boast large out seating area, which is perfect for outdoor wedding or concerts. Hurry out to Lake House Restaurant and Lodge and stay awhile.
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