We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Cowboy - CLOSED

2226 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1184
+1 518-837-5069
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
3 Sep 2014
“Restaurant Closing?”
20 Aug 2014
“Awesome Burrito”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2226 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1184
All Details
Reviews (195)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 4 September 2014

I just saw on their FB page that this restaurant is closing. Very unfortunate for those of us who love the place!More

2  Thank gretchenLockport_Ny
adkvic, Owner at The Cowboy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2014

Thank you for your review...Yes it is true that we will be closing but not until the end of September. Saturday 27th will be our last night. We hope until then our loyal customers will continue to experience The Cowboy...Our family will be moving onto...More

Reviewed 21 August 2014

We had dinner the first weekend of August with a party of 8. The service was very good in a comfortable atmosphere. I had the chicken and green chili burrito. It was packed with chicken in a green chili sauce; the rice and beans and...More

1  Thank soxfans08
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Reservations were made well in advance, in fact the only formal reservations of the nite. When we arrived, a table for four was set with an extra chair to fit...a party of six. Okay, four small children and two parents could have fit into this...More

2  Thank Travelertoyou
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Creative, delicious food, amazing drinks, and a relaxing atmosphere: makes a memorable meal. Owners and personnel to be applauded.

1  Thank Inessa V
Reviewed 10 August 2014

brought a large group of parents/17 yr olds during a sports tournament. Boys had one table, parents had another. Menu is diverse and everything was delicious. Something for everyone. Drinks were great. Service was great. A pleasure!

1  Thank vthogans
Reviewed 23 July 2014

If you are in Lake Placid and want views of Mirror lake and the mountains, this isn't your place. But if you want excellent food and service, this is indeed your place! A menu with staples with a twist - hard to choose from all...More

1  Thank meco871
Reviewed 11 July 2014

We have been here a couple of times and the service has been excellent. The food is unique but very flavorful and great quality. If you are into the same old boring food place then you are in the wrong place. Please give it a...More

2  Thank aliadk
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Originally I didnt know what to make of this place - is it a burgers and steaks place, is it a Caribbean place.... answer was all of the above. My Onion Ring, BBQ sauce, Bacon Cheeseburger was as good as my wife's Chicken Curry.

2  Thank jfab1
Reviewed 5 July 2014

All I can say is we ordered: Crispy calamari The 12oz Cowboy burger-certified Angus ground beef stuffed with... Jerk chicken and spinach salad served with fresh mango... And there was no disappointment! This place is a FIND FOR SURE. One of the best tasting food...More

1  Thank BazC123
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Delicious and fun place. Best food in town. Great flavours and huge portions. We visited twice and would definitely return next time. Lovely, friendly service too.

2  Thank lfdsmom
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
the breakfast club etc
802 reviews
.70 km away
Top of the Park
165 reviews
.68 km away
Jimmy's 21
588 reviews
.69 km away
Dancing Bears Restaurant
854 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby Attractions
Saratoga Olive Oil
66 reviews
.74 km away
St. Eustace Episcopal Church
34 reviews
.68 km away
Goose Watch Winery Lake Placid
64 reviews
.91 km away
ADK Outlet
12 reviews
.74 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2226 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1184
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-837-5069
  • E-mail
Description
A casual local establishment with a Tavern style atmosphere serving a fusion of global food. We cater to large parties and private functions as well as our window view dining area. We feature weekend brunch and lunch, dinner and cater to special occasions. Enjoy a cocktail and dinner at our wrap around bar and during the warmer months take advantage of our spacious deck. We welcome families with children.We now offer on-site and off-site catering as well as take out.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing