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Lake View Restaurant & Banquets

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50 Lake St, Coventry, CT 06238-3104 (Formerly Lakeside Cafe & Lounge)
+1 860-498-0500
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Coventry, Connecticut
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We recently had an informal cocktail party for 18 people. Hors d'euvres included cheese and crackers, a veggie platter, two types of wings, and potato wedges. Our server, Nadine, could not have been more attentive. Several people commented favorably on the wings and wedges.

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Thank Cathy K
Hartford, Connecticut
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Been here several times, mostly in the summer season so we can sit outside by Coventry Lake. Good cocktails & friendly staff. Food is ok, salads are GREAT. Sometimes they have light entertainment

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Thank jhb944
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped in the middle of the afternoon for lunch and a few beers. We were the only people in the bar and met the owner and his wife who were lovely. The atmosphere is very nice and our food was delicious. My husband had a steak sandwich and I had the turkey melt panini. They both came with fries... More 

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Thank trish4428
ansonia
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211 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I read the reviews and what someone was complaining about was chicken parmigiana and another dish. Well we normally don't eat that. I read that they were known for seafood which we all love. So one Autumn day we picked up our nieces from UCONN and decided to have lunch there since it was waterview dining. The dining room was... More 

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2 Thank bilasi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

My mother had a horrible sandwich and when I brought it to their attention they said she should have eaten the other half. It was nothing but fat in a French Dip sandwich and they served it with NO au jus. We had to ask them to bring it. The food is terrible for the prices they are charging. The... More 

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1 Thank Patty Jo C
Coventry, Connecticut
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264 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Lucky nice weather, soothing lake view, good service, lunch a tad expensive! Lots of room, large indoor party room

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Thank Beverly61
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Great waterfront outdoor deck & terrific food, especially the wings! Terrific view of lake while dining.

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Thank -Jeffery C
Mansfield, Connecticut
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

My husband and I eat here for a special treat, often with friends, and find it to be a very enjoyable time eating on their outdoor patio overlooking the lake. A few days ago when we were there, we looked over the Special of the Day and saw stuffed green peppers, which we ordered. The meal came with pasta but... More 

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1 Thank Darling1971
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I love the location, but the prices are too expensive for us and our four kids. Take a look at the menu before sitting down for a meal. The food is good, but too $$$.

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Thank Karen L
Coventry, Connecticut
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

If you sit outside on the deck (we've never sat inside), you're literally on the water. It's a lot of fun to watch the ducks and sometimes boats and the houses on lake are pretty. I generally try to order at least fairly healthily, so I feel their menu has a pretty limited selection. I have had the nachos and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Lake St, Coventry, CT 06238-3104 (Formerly Lakeside Cafe & Lounge)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +1 860-498-0500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?