7 Restaurants With A View That's Worth The Drive From Lake George
From Glens Falls to the Adirondacks, the Lake George region is filled with stunning views of lakes, mountains, and more. One of our favorite ways to take in these views? Dining at a restaurant surrounded by beauty. No matter if you're in the mood for a burger or looking for fine dining, you're sure to find a meal as good as the view. Hop in the car and take a road trip, the views at these seven restaurants are well worth it:
Enjoy a casual, fine dining experience at The Boathouse Restaurant, beautifully located on Lake George's waterfront. Private docking is available for those who wish to arrive by boat, and the seasonal menu offers a new twist on comfort food.
2. The Aviator Restaurant - Queensbury, NY
The Aviator offers unique scenery, thanks to its location alongside the runway of Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport. Diners can enjoy exciting views of planes taking off and landing, and the menu has something for everyone.
Located on the shores of Glen Lake is The Docksider, a restaurant that offers brilliant views all year long. The casual dining menu features burgers, sandwiches, pizzas, and entrees, and children are always welcome.
4. The Grist Mill Restaurant - Warrensburg, NY
The Grist Mill is a rustic restaurant on the Schroon River in Warrensburg. The fine dining establishment features classic American cuisine, like steak and seafood, with rich European influences.
Lake George's picturesque Huddle Bay is home to The Algonquin Restaurant. The American menu includes salads, burgers, pasta, seafood, and steak, and the beautiful views are hard to beat.
Located at The Whiteface Club & Resort overlooking Mirror Lake, The Moose Lodge Boathouse Restaurant offers panoramic views of Whiteface Mountain and the surrounding scenery. The menu includes a wide array of grilled items and salads, and docks are available for those arriving by boat.
7. The View Restaurant - Lake Placid, NY
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The View at Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa is highly regarded as the only AAA Four-Diamond "Exceptional" rated restaurant in Lake Placid, and is the perfect spot for a memorable evening out. The fine dining menu features seafood, chicken, and pasta, among other specialties.