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Downhill Grill

) #5 of 30 Restaurants in Saranac Lake ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American,
74 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1708
+1 518-891-3663
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (23 reviews)
“beef brisket” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
74 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1708
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We tend to visit this place at least twice when we're in town, sometimes more. I like their burgers and sweet potato fries. The chicken parmesan is also delicious, and it's a huge portion. Likewise the fish and chips. My husband talks about it every...More

Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good and the meal sizes were excellent. Staff was short members so service was slow. Beverage was a bit expensive. Overall the experience was good and the dining area and restrooms were very clear.

Thank Tug B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The sandwiches were big and the prices were reasonable. They serve a BLT salmon sandwich which is out of this world.

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We recently visited Downhill Grill and enjoyed our time so much, we will definitely be returning. The waitress was extra friendly, the burgers were cooked to perfection, and the beer selection was ample. Best of all the price was very reasonable. The outside of this...More

Thank Timothy G
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Stopped in here after reading good reviews. It's really the only option for lunch on the main strip (besides Blue Moon Cafe). The space is large, but looks like making it a restaurant was an afterthought. The waitress was attentive and the menu was varied....More

Thank Brenna R
Reviewed 16 May 2017

A fairly large seating area, not full at lunchtime on Saturday. Very diverse menu, but no real specialties. We had shared nachos for an appetizer. I had a fresh haddock sandwich and onion rings. My husband had enchiladas. I had beer, my husband, water. The...More

Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great quality and lower prices compared with Lake Placid. The homemade fries and Butterfinger cheesecake were delicious.

Thank Jessalayne
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Tasty spinach artichoke dip and delicious Cajun chicken sandwich. One of the few places in town that is a simple but good menu.

Thank KylersKL
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Looking for a casual and friendly place to eat? This is the place. We had the fish dinner and shrimp special, which were both very good. Our waitress, Tabby, was very helpful and attentive to our needs. We will be back the next time we...More

Thank camcris518
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I was recently at the Downhill Grill and had a great meal! I would highly recommend their beer battered onion rings - can't go wrong! The experience was especially enjoyable with the calm environment inside that allowed our group to avoid the crowds of tourists...More

Thank jpoliti94
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1708
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saranac Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 518-891-3663
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