Discover the Best Restaurants in Lake George - Chosen by Lake George Fans!
We asked, you answered - when it comes to the best dining in Lake George, these are the top places to go. Each year we conduct the Best Of Lake George contest to determine where people most enjoy dining, shopping, and more.
The following establishments were voted by locals and lovers of Lake George for the 2019 Best Of:
When You're Craving Italian
Best Italian: Mario's Restaurant
Mario's serves up delicious Italian fare like veal marsala, pork osso bucco, and hot antipasto. Stop by and see why their Italian food beats out any others in the area! They've won Best Italian two years in a row.
Best Pizza: Capri Pizzeria & Restaurant
When you're craving the hot, cheesy comfort food that is pizza, Capri Pizzeria is where you'll want to go. They've won Best Pizza the past two years and they offer New York-style pizza, sandwiches, and basic Italian dishes.
For a Special Night Out
Best Fine Dining: The Log Jam
The Log Jam offers fine dining in an authentic log cabin for a rustic, welcoming ambiance. Stop by for an elegant dinner of lobster, prime rib, or a juicy cut steak, or visit during lunch for one of their signature sandwiches.
When You Want to Try Something New
Best Dining in Bolton Landing: Algonquin Restaurant
Located right on the water, Algonquin Restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy outdoor dining with breathtaking views. Get comfortable under their covered patio or check out the second floor, Topside. They're known for their fresh pasta dishes, seafood, and burgers; they also offer an extensive wine list.
When You Want Something Traditional - Morning or Night
Best Breakfast: Lone Bull Pancake & Steak House
Photo credit: Tom Bello
The Lone Bull has taken the win for Best Breakfast six years in a row! Locals and tourists love visiting this place for breakfast classics, from omelettes to pancakes to steak and eggs and beyond.
When You Want Some Spirits With Your Meal
Best Bar and Best Beer on Tap: Adirondack Pub & Brewery
Adirondack Pub & Brewery takes two spots on our list for Best Bar and Best Beer on Tap - they've secured the spot of Best Beer on Tap 10 years in a row! Check out a wide variety of Adirondack Ale at this popular Lake George pub.
Best Wine, Winery, Or Wine List: Adirondack Winery
Adirondack Winery has over 35 award-winning wines, which has led them to win the title of Best Wine, Winery, Or Wine List for nine years in a row. They're known for their fruit-infused wines, and their Lake George and Bolton Landing tasting rooms sell only wines made from New York grapes.
When You're Craving Something Sweet
Best Ice Cream: Martha's Dandee Creme
Cheesecake ice cream and chocolate and vanilla twist
Martha's Dandee Ice Cream, voted Best Ice Cream for 10 years in a row, is always delicious and refreshing. This ice cream hotspot has been a Lake George area landmark for over 50 years and they rotate flavors so there's always something new and exciting.
We'll Miss This Long-Loved Restaurant
Best Dining in Lake George & Diamond Point: George's Restaurant
NOTE: George's Restaurant is not re-opening for the 2019 season
George's Restaurant, known for their mouthwatering steak, announced they were not opening for the 2019 season after Best Of voting was already underway. They won for 2017 and 2018 as well, and we will miss their New York strip steak, slow roasted prime rib, and baby back ribs.