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7 Great Places on Lake George for Lakeside Drinks, Day or Night

Looking to enjoy a drink along the spectacular shores of Lake George? The following hotspots are excellent for cold beverages lakeside during the day, and they also come alive at night. Enjoy lakeside drinks any time of day or evening!

Rooftop Cabana Bar at Surfside at the Lake

colorful deck chairs with lakeside view

This hidden gem offers panoramic views of Lake George, a variety of food from charbroiled steaks to house burgers, and a number of specialty drinks, martinis, and "island oasis frozen drinks." You'll definitely want to make a stop at The Rooftop Cabana Bar!

Boardwalk Restaurant & Marina

two people singing in front of mikes, water in background

The Boardwalk Restaurant offers live entertainment on their boathouse deck every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings throughout July and August. And, they're the only restaurant in Lake George that offers over-the-lake lakeside seating!

Lake George Beach Club

people on restaurant deck

Enjoy great food and drinks right on the waterfront at the Lake George Beach Club! This restaurant boasts an excellent nightlife scene - eat, drink, and dance right on a deck overlooking the lake.

The Boathouse Restaurant

nighttime outside view

The Boathouse Restaurant located at The Lodges at Cresthaven has an outside bar overlooking the lake with live seasonal entertainment. Indulge in frosty beverages at the outside bar and try one of their amazing appetizers - three cheese garlic bread, gun powder shrimp, caprese bites, and more!

King Neptune's

Bloody Mary and mimosa on the deck by the water

Choose from a large selection of micro brew beers and a pub menu for lunch or dinner at King Neptune's. This restaurant actually has three bars on three different levels, plus a rooftop deck and a lakeside patio! Come out to enjoy live music every week.

Shoreline Restaurant

view from inside bar looking out at lake

See breathtaking views of the lake at the Shoreline Restaurant as you enjoy a refreshing drink, with maybe a little nosh to go with it. Thursday evenings in July and August watch fireworks over the lake while enjoying a glass of wine from their extensive wine list.

Christie's on the Lake

lakeside view from deck

Christie's on the Lake has two outdoor heated patios, a fantastic view of the lake, and they serve fresh seafood, steaks, paninis, pasta, or more for dinner. There is live music every day and awesome drink specials.

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