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The Moose Lodge Boathouse

373 Whiteface Inn Ln, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1282
+1 518-523-2551
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good16%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
9 Aug 2017
“Small Plates.....”
7 Jul 2017
“Lunch on Lake Placid”
$$ - $$$
373 Whiteface Inn Ln, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1282
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have visited Lake Placid many times, but somehow missed this beautiful spot. Located on Lake Placid, tables have a stunning view of the lake and surrounding mountains, including Whiteface. Upon entering the grounds, we were greeted by a beautiful perennial gardens...More

Thank Denise C
Mark S, CEO, Whiteface Club Companies at The Moose Lodge Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Denise, Thank you so much for stating publicly what so many people have told me to my face. You've touched on what we try to accomplish every summer for the brief period of time we're open, provide a beautiful environment captivating the natural beauty of...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Specializing in a small plates menu. Lovely area that you walk through on the way to the restaurant. It was just OK. Nothing special. A little slow on service. Probably has something to do with kitchen location which is in a different building.

1  Thank ztak123
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We love this restaurant for the views of Lake Placid and the beautiful gardens around it but seriously, the cooks need to pay attention to what they plop on the plates. I brought my brother and his family for a lunch. I honestly thought they...More

Thank Adkfamily
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Our server was very courteous and overall was good, but the food was extremely overpriced for what little you get. We ordered the steak to be cooked at a medium (slightly pink), asparagus, and cut potatoes. The steaks all came back well done, the asparagus...More

2  Thank dspradlin
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous views for sure! Service was decent, food mediocre. Cesar salad with spots of brown romaine which I wouldn't expect for a restaurant in a high end resort. We ordered French fries since the menu read, "freshly made" only to find they were frozen. Go...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The location and the view are spectacular! The setting is lovely and provides views of Whiteface and the lake. If that is what I was reviewing I'd give it 5 stars, however, the portions are extremely small ( our party had the queen steak, fish...More

3  Thank trish f
Mark S, CEO Whiteface Club Companies at The Moose Lodge Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2016

Thank you for your positive comments on our venue and location. I'm sorry you were disappointed in the portion size of what you ordered. As our menu indicates in its explanation right at the top of the menu, our is a Tapas menu and as...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016

What a hidden gem! My family and I have visited Lake Placid numerous times, but had yet to visit this restaurant. We were looking for a great place for a celebratory dinner and boy did this place step up to the plate! When you enter,...More

Thank 602sethh
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I was at the Lodge for a golf tournament and had he opportunity to eat lunch in the café and a "banquet" type dinner. Lunch was great -staff were wonderful and dealt well with the large crowd. I had the BLT and fries. Food was...More

Thank Rudder H
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We've made a pilgrimage to the Boathouse for the past five years, so I was a bit concerned about the recent reviews indicating food and service had gone downhill. We decided to go anyway out of tradition and were pleasantly surprised. We arrived by land...More

2  Thank Dave W
Reviewed 6 August 2016

When we visit Lake Placid during the summer we usually make it to Moose Lodge to enjoy the great view from the deck of Whiteface Mountain across the length of Lake Placid. The view can't be beat, but our recent visit left us reluctant to...More

2  Thank Mike K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 373 Whiteface Inn Ln, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1282
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-2551
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