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Kanu Lounge

7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
+1 518-523-0500
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“truffle fries” (12 reviews)
“venison” (4 reviews)
“ny strip” (3 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went here for his birthday dinner. For the prices they charge and the way the restaurant was described, we expected it to be great. It was a huge disappointment. I will say the restaurant itself is beautiful, very impressive room with...More

Thank Tina Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

food was awesome. staff are great. very casual. whatever you needed and they make sure you are satisfied.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The lodge atmosphere was outstanding. The menu was varied and the dishes we had were very well done. Service was great.

Thank WTPArmonk
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend the truffle fries. Burger and salmon were both very tasty The brownie ice cream sandwich was unique and delicious. Thin brownie outside with ice cream inside and encrusted with tiny chocolate chips

Thank Aliveguy
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I stopped into Kanu for a drink and to meet a friend. I've been to Lake Placid a number of times, but never to Kanu. I'm a fan of bourbon/rye cocktails, particularly the traditional ones, and the bartender at Kanu made me the best Old-Fashioned...More

Thank eluper
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here while staying at the lodge. The food was great, the service was great, and most of all, the live music was awesome!

Thank KylersKL
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Small, but great food & views. Very friendly , helpful staff. Love the Adirondack theme. 2 fireplaces.

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I went to Kanu on sunday morning with family and friends . The ambience is stunning . The food and service were excellent and hat's off to the omelette guy he makes some great omelettes very big and filling well worth the money

Reviewed 14 February 2017

My family and I came here with friends visiting from Boston to show off the Rustic Architecture of the Adirondacks. The space is stunning and although it is a big soaring place, it manages to maintain a cozy feel. We were disappointed that the fireplaces...More

Thank Trish W
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We were in town for the Empire State Games and staying at the lodge. My husband and I went for dinner and loved it. We have the veggie risotto and the northern Cuban both were excellent. Portions where huge we could have shared the one...More

Thank Mary B
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James D
Will you be serving Thanksgiving dinner?
14 October 2016|
Response from Nicole M | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they do. I would call to confirm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-0500
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Join executive Chef Adam Bechard and the culinary team in Kanu for their take on eclectic New American cuisine; seasonal ingredients with a union of flavors complimented by a distinct presentation.
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