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The Brown Dog Cafe & Wine Bar - CLOSED

2431 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3370
+1 518-523-3036
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Wine Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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2431 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3370
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321 - 330 of 572 reviews

Reviewed 27 September 2012

This was a great find! The food was delicious and creative, excellent wine selection and the outdoor heated terrasse was the perfect spot to enjoy our meal. Very friendly service; will definitely go back the next time we're in Lake Placid!

Thank smaj_mtl
Reviewed 26 September 2012

This is a lovely lakefront atmosphere with all kinds of unique little tapas type eats. It was relaxed and comfortable and great for wine lovers like myself!

Thank Jace77
Reviewed 25 September 2012

We arrived at 3.30pm just as they were taking down the lunch board but we got a very friendly welcome. We were a group of four and all chose a different meal, all were marvellous. We had the burger, the lobster and avocado roll, the...More

Thank TheLufens
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Lunch, service and view of Lake Placid were all superb!!!!!! What a great find! You can eat outside overlooking the lake.

Thank Joy S
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Went for lunch and there was only one other table seated. We asked to be by the outer part of the back porch to see the lake better. Yes we were a couple and the table was for four... and they said no... needless to...More

1  Thank Cali1961
Reviewed 23 September 2012 via mobile

Great spot in Lake Placid. The server was so accommodating. We got a nice seat on corner of patio. Our server was so accommodating as we chose tasting menu but she allowed us to tweak it. Each meal was paired with great wine. The Halibut...More

Thank Bradtrytis
Reviewed 17 September 2012

The fabulous NY Sirloin, succuleny scallops, jumbo shrimps. Been there for lunch once and dinner at least six times. As good or better than the best in Ottawa. Hometown service. Just go there!

Thank norman18
Reviewed 14 September 2012

This eatery is in an excellent location at one end of Main St. in Lake Placid. The back of the dining area offers an excellent view of Mirror Lake and Whiteface Mtn.

Thank Patrick E
Reviewed 13 September 2012

The Brown Dog offers a variety of wonderfully prepared, creative, delicious food. Dining atmosphere is relaxed with beautiful views of the lake! For the best view, sit on the enclosed, heated patio! Our dinners included the sea scallops and the shrimp with risotto. Both were...More

Thank travelgirl1959
Reviewed 11 September 2012

Had a wonderful lunch overlooking the water in July ...only wish we had time to try the place for dinner. Very quaint and charming ..small yes but that's the charm. Place has a French feel, and much like all over Europe food is meant to...More

Thank Goldie_in_Mass
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 34
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2431 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3370
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-3036
  • E-mail
In our 16th year as Lake Placid's premiere wine bar with award winning wines paired with an eclectic French American fare in a quaint, romantic and Art Gallery setting over looking Mirror Lake or have a bite and a glass of wine in our Bar and lounge- serving both Lunch and in between cafe menu and Dinner everyday.
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