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Lake House Restaurant

2521 County Highway 22, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-2723
+1 315-858-2058
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (7 reviews)
“frog legs” (2 reviews)
“strip steak” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2521 County Highway 22, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-2723
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41 - 50 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 12 October 2015

I have had dinner at the Lake House four times now. Tonight will be my fifth. Love sitting out on the deck enjoying a meal with the awesome view. Should be wonderful with the fall colors tonight. Food is always delicious.

2  Thank mm2114
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Every review like yours helps us get the word out that we represent great value and caring service. Thank you

Reviewed 11 October 2015

The food was fair, not that hot, actually my mashed potatoes were cold. The service could not have been worse. Had to request a glass for a bottle of beer. Was told that our bread would be right out. We served our salad, and still...More

Thank campperk
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Thank you for writing your review of our business. We are very concerned with the experience you describe. Rest assured that all reviews, especially critical ones, are treated as top priority by me and our staff. We owe our very existence to how our clientele...More

Reviewed 1 October 2015

We came in our boat and had heard so much about the greens and frog legs we decided to try them out. We all had a combination of appetizers and craft beer, they were delicious and we will be back with a bigger group.More

3  Thank Jenjen F
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2015

Thank you for visiting us. It's always nice to learn that we have exceeded expectations and especially on such an important occasion as was your event. We never lose sight that you, as all consumers, especially now due to the wonders of the web, have...More

Reviewed 28 September 2015

Great food for our wedding reception in September 2015. We had a sit down dinner for over 70 and the food was awesome. The wedding was outside with cocktails on the deck and the reception inside the Lake House.More

2  Thank Marsha M
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2015

We are honored by the review you posted about your experience with us. While we are constantly told face to face how much customers enjoy our service, it takes a very special person to proclaim to the online world that they should check us out....More

Reviewed 11 September 2015

We all had the fish and chips for lunch and it was very good. We found out they also carried the local Omegang beer and each had a sampling of the main types that were outstanding. We ate outside on the deck and could see...More

1  Thank Elmer A
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2015

We deeply appreciate your very positive review of our business. We are very pleased that you got to enjoy many favorite aspects of what we have to offer. It is always most rewarding to hear directly from our customers and especially those willing to provide...More

Reviewed 25 August 2015

When people are working hard and trying to improve their business , I always give credit for that. That's why my review of this place is generally good. The food is good to excellent. That's not a problem. I've eaten here several times while the...More

1  Thank EricC56
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2015

Thanks for dining with us and enjoying your meal. We appreciate your comments and observations. We intend to restore the antique wooden boats and keeping them in the water is the best way to prevent the wood for drying out too much. We use the...More

Reviewed 17 August 2015

Very good food served from a shaded deck overlooking the lake. Soooo peaceful and high value after the hype of C-town... and only a 15 minute drive on an empty road from the stage at Glimmerglass.

2  Thank WCCBoston
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2015

Thanks for appreciating our setting and location. We appreciate your business and hope that you visit us next time you are at Glimmerglass.

Reviewed 31 July 2015

Headed for thruway, we wanted a restaurant that was going to be less crowded than those in Cooperstown after HoF weekend - and, indeed it was - but not only did it have character (an old speakeasy), the food was excellent - at least the...More

1  Thank TLG48230
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Thanks for stopping and enjoying a good meal, excellent views and service. We appreciate your business and hope you stop in again.

Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were in area to do the Erie Canal Boat tour. The Fountainview Motel was most economical place to stay but restaurants seemed sparse. We saw pizza, Stewart's, Subway and The Lake House. It is a big place on the water, so...More

1  Thank juri62
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Glad you got off the beaten path and found the Lake House. We appreciate your comments and observations. Please visit us again.

Reviewed 16 June 2015

We went to the Lake House for dinner after hearing them mentioned on the radio. What a pleasant surprise! The food was excellent, the ambiance was incredibly perfect, and the waitress, Christine, was outstanding. The meal was well under what we would have paid at...More

1  Thank DMDjan15
Christine C, Owner at Lake House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Thanks for finding us and enjoying the Lake House. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again. Chef is very talented and our staff is dedicated to customer service. Thanks again.

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Barbara L
Who is the cheif now
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe that it is still Chef Michael Gregory.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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