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The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant

) #15 of 129 Restaurants in Lake George $$$$ American, French,
3178 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6508
+1 518-668-5928
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
3178 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6508
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Reviewed 26 August 2015

My husband and I were staying at the Inn so chose to dine here, too. The menu was interesting and seemed ambitious for a little spot on Lake George so I had my concerns. Well to our surprise, Chef Chris was on his game and...More

1  Thank willylabradoodle
General M, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2015

Thank your for such a detailed and wonderful review of the dining at The Inn at Erlowest. Chef Chris and the entire food and beverage team work to deliver a memorable experience with each visit. In particular, Chef Chris loves it when a guest requests...More

Reviewed 17 August 2015

Food was very good and the server was extremely pleasant. However, this is a high end and expensive restaurant and the serving staff needs a little further training. The bread plates, silverware and olive oil/tapanade plate was not cleared from our table following the dinner...More

2  Thank kathyvcoleman
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2015

Thank you for your feedback on our service during your most recent visit. We appreciate you pointing out the finer points of dinner service and will redouble our efforts with our entire team to be sure that we collectively move forward to deliver exceptions service...More

Reviewed 16 August 2015

My husband and I have been visiting Lake George for years and the last two years we've found a favorite spot in The Inn at Erlowest. It is the best dining experience we've had on Lake George.

Thank CarverGirl
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2015

Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences at The Inn at Erlowest! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 16 August 2015

I love this place and ever since Chef Chris took over the kitchen the Inn has only gotten better! Gourmet food in a beautiful atmosphere. I read many of the Trip Advisor reviews and the bad reviews were all prior to the current chef coming...More

1  Thank Miss M
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2015

Thank you for your kind words regarding Chef Chris! Since his arrival at The Inn at Erlowest, there have a been a number of changes in our food and beverage area. Number one is the farm to table approach that he takes to our menu...More

Reviewed 28 July 2015

My husband and I visited Erlowest in March for my birthday. It was amazing. As you creep down the driveway, you start to see the view of Lake George and the Adirondacks. Then, you see the Erlowest. It is breathtaking....something out of a fairy tale!...More

1  Thank Jessica060708
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2015

Thank you for enjoying your birthday with us at Erlowest! We have the pleasure of enjoying the view as we drive down the driveway every day and thoroughly enjoy that view! We are excited that you enjoyed your stay from your welcome to your check...More

Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

We truly enjoyed the gourmet meal that was prepared for us. The appetizers entrees as well as the desserts for exceptional. The atmosphere was wonderful, and we enjoyed our meal on the balcony overlooking Lake George. We plan to stay at the bed and breakfast...More

2  Thank Patricia H
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2015

Thank you for choosing to dine with us at The Inn at Erlowest. Executive Chef Chris and the entire food and beverage team love creating and serving unique dinner selections drawn from the finest local ingredients. We are very happy that you will be staying...More

Reviewed 20 July 2015

My wife and I had dinner at the Inn Restaurant during a recent stay. The food was delicious and well prepared. The staff was extremely friendly, helpful, and attentive. My wild boar well prepared and extremely tasty. My only complaint is that the menu choices...More

Thank Tom G
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2015

Thank you for your recent staff and review of The Inn at Erlowest. We are glad that you enjoyed your dining experience. Our menu selections are based on availability of the best locally sourced ingredients and the menu is changing multiple times a week to...More

Reviewed 17 July 2015

Fabulous dinner, attentive staff, wonderful surroundings -- couldn't have been better. Chef was top-notch and so accommodating. Waitress was exceptional. Love, love, loved everything about this place.More

Thank cdemurphy
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2015

Thank you for sharing your experience with The Inn at Erlowest. Executive Chef Chris and the entire food and beverage team love to put together a dining experience that is unique and creative. Whether it is a dinner for two, or a large event, the...More

Reviewed 8 July 2015

We had a stunning dinner in September of 2014, which sold us on having our wedding at Erlowest. We coordinated with the chef, a gourmet 3 course dinner for 32 people for our wedding. The Duet entree of chicken, and sea bass was phenomenal. The...More

Thank Pork11
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2015

Thank you for choosing The Inn at Erlowest, first for a dining experience and then for your wedding. We love to deliver a unique experience with each stay and our staff is focused on an exceptional guest experience. Thank you for exploring the special areas...More

Reviewed 4 July 2015

Fantastic fresh food, well seasoned and beautifully presented, Chef Chis personally sees to each plated presented to be top notch! Price is comparable to other establishments...don't waste time or money. Go to Erlowest.More

Thank Patti C
InnatErlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2015

We are very happy that you enjoyed your dining experience at The Inn at Erlowest! Chef Chris along with the entire Food and Beverage team love preparing and serving the best food that the region offers. Starting with the local ingredients with a menu that...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$55
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3178 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6508
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake George
  • Phone Number: +1 518-668-5928
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Description
Locally inspired farm to table cuisine located in a 19th century Queen Ann mansion on the shores of Lake George NY. Enjoy fine dining and eloquent lodging in 10 unique suites that match the style of the Inn.
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