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The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant

) #10 of 130 Restaurants in Lake George ₹₹₹₹ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
3178 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6508
+1 518-668-5928
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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3178 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6508
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

Outstanding food, and incredible wine selection--cozy bar too! This is a must if you are in the area.More

Thank TrippHall
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

Thank you for your recent visit and review of The Inn at Erlowest! We are very happy that you enjoyed our food, service and the beautiful mansion and views of Lake George and the Adirondack Mountains. We are looking forward to the fall foliage change...More

Reviewed 17 September 2015

I was looking forward to going to the Erlowest and was sadly disappointed. We went on a Friday night and the place was empty. The food was good, not great. The service was below average considering the prices. The place is dated and needs some...More

3  Thank Mary C
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

We are disappointed that your experience at The Inn at Erlowest was not what you expected. Our guest experiences are shared with us directly and through sources such as Tripadvisor. Their dining experience have been dramatically different than what you experienced. Our chef is continually...More

Reviewed 13 September 2015

The food is locally sourced and perfectly prepared. We ate breakfast and dinner here and had an exceptional meal each time. The staff are excellent, attentive, yet not overbearing,More

1  Thank Bill13669
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2015

Thank you for joining us for breakfast and diner at The Inn at Erlowest. All guests of the inn are extended a complementary invitation to breakfast. Our Executive Chef Chris Bonnivier loves the options for farm to table cuisine that the local farms provide. The...More

Reviewed 11 September 2015

Very fine dining, unfortunately it rained the night I had dinner there. I would have enjoyed sitting outside by the fireplace overlooking the lake.More

Thank momomuddy
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2015

Thank you for joining us for dinner last night at The Inn at Erlowest! Apologies regarding the weather, but we are happy that you were still able to enjoy Executive Chef Chris Bonnivier' farm to table cuisine. Perhaps you can join us again sometime soon...More

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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 55
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View
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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