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The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn

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77 Mirror Lake Dr, Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa, Lake Placid, NY 12946 (Interlaken Avenue)
+1 518-302-3000
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07:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:00
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New Hartford, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our family group of 9 teens and adults were thoroughly delighted with each dish served to us , with the outstanding presentation, with the quiet courteous service, and with the lovely atmosphere of the dining room. All of the traditional dishes - - the turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, fresh vegetables and desserts were superb. We can't wait to return... More 

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Euless, TX
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The View is an excellent place to eat for special occasions, for foodies or if you want a nice meal. The good was great, service attentive and atmosphere wonderful.

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Montreal, Canada
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice brunch buffet with custom omelettes made at the buffet counter. smoked salmon was awesome. coffee could use a little more robustness, seemed a little weak or diluted.

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Syracuse, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our Anniversary weekend - Brunch , breakfast , service and stay was a world class weekend get away. The staff Julie - Meghan- Heather and Jzuvio ,Seth an Ms.Welsh as well as the owner were impeccable and attentive to any need . we had a wonderful weekend and very memorable weekend and look forward to coming back next year. This... More 

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MLI, General Manager at The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for dining at The View restaurant. We’re glad that you enjoyed your anniversary weekend and will come back again next year. Our staff appreciate your compliments and we’re thrilled to hear that you will recommend us and feel we are a slice of heaven. Sincerely, Carl Gronlund General Manager Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa More 

Albany, New York
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104 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here for our anniversary and were one of 4 couples in that room for the same reason. The food and the service were excellent. Sunday we went for breakfast but they were doing buffet only. When we complained we just were not that hungry (to spend $30 a person with tip) the let us just get oatmeal... More 

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MLI, General Manager at The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for dining at The View restaurant for your Anniversary and Happy Anniversary again! We’re glad that you enjoyed the food and service and that we were able to accommodate a lighter breakfast for you. I’m sorry about any confusion with the corkage fee. That’s only if you bring your own bottle of wine in. We hope we will... More 

Rochester, New York
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

After a leisurely drink, we were served a complementary taste of a slaw with lobster (?). Then she had a salad of romaine hearts with a quail egg and I had the shrimp. Both were wonderfully presented and delicious. She had a fish special entree and I had the bison short ribs. Both were above expectations and filling however the... More 

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MLI, General Manager at The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for dining at The View restaurant. We appreciate your feedback and are glad we exceeded your expectations of the food and service. We hope we will have the pleasure of serving you again. Sincerely, Carl Gronlund General Manager Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa More 

Rochester NY
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34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

My husband, son and I had dinner at The View in September. I can’t say enough about how good the food was. I ordered the Prime Beef Filet. It was superb, cooked perfectly – melt-in-your-mouth tender and juicy. The food was paired with locally sourced veggies, a chef tasting, and sorbet between courses. And while I was somewhat full after... More 

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MLI, General Manager at The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for dining at The View restaurant. We are happy that you enjoyed your dining experience, the food, views and service. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Carl Gronlund General Manager Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa More 

Lake Clear, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Came to dinner with family and we received beyond exceptional service. Along with the warm atmosphere was superb food, out of this world, friendly staff to make. Our drinks while we waited for our whole party to arrive, all while watching the sunset over mirror lake. This was my second visit, and it was just as good the first time,... More 

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MLI, General Manager at The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for dining at The View restaurant. We’re glad that you enjoyed dinner with family, the views of Mirror Lake and the mountains and felt the service was beyond exceptional and the food was superb. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Carl Gronlund General Manager Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa More 

Princeton, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

View would have been great, but it was after dark. That said, the food was magnificent for our taste; simple ingredients, simply (and excellently) prepared, and gorgeous to look at. Vegetables were abundant and wonderfully paired with meats for an autumn meal. From beginning to end a great experience.

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MLI, General Manager at The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for dining at The View restaurant. We’re happy that you felt the food was magnificent and your experience was great from beginning to end. Sorry you missed the daylight views of Mirror Lake and the mountains. We hope you dine with us again soon so you can see this- it’s gorgeous! Sincerely, Carl Gronlund General Manager Mirror Lake... More 

Villa Rica, Georgia
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is a perfect place for drinks, dinner, views, conversation and ambiance. I can't say enough good things about this restaurant. Our service was the best, food was delicious, great drink choices and unbelievable views.

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MLI, General Manager at The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for dining at The View restaurant. We’re glad that you felt we’re the perfect place for drinks, dinner, views and ambiance and that you can’t say enough good things about us. Our staff appreciate your compliments and we hope we have the pleasure of your return. Sincerely, Carl Gronlund General Manager Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 50
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
07:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
07:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
07:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
07:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Mirror Lake Dr, Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa, Lake Placid, NY 12946
    (Interlaken Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-302-3000
  • This restaurant is at Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa
Description
The View is the only AAA four-diamond fine dining restaurant in Lake Placid, New York. Overlooking Mirror Lake and the Adirondack High Peaks, this restaurant is renown for its commitment to food and wine. The concept is elegant comfort foods with an extensive wine list that has been recognized for excellence by the Wine Spectator for the past Sixteen years. The menu changes three times each year. Prepared Dinner at The James Beard House November 2008. We are also new member to The Adirondack Harvest.Chef Jarrad utilizes local cheeses, meats and vegetables as the season permits.The View Restaurant is the perfect place for your "special occasion." Taste Bistro & Bar adjoins the View with Casual dinner fare, have drinks by the fire and relax. Live piano music Friday and Saturday nights.

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