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Blue Moon Cafe

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55 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1710
+1 518-891-1310
07:00 - 15:00
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Tue - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Saranac Lake, New York
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Their home made Asiago bagel is delicious for breakfast and I love the Santa Barbara wrap for lunch. They make huge muffins too!

Thank ColleenADK
Fulton, New York
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by the Blue Moon Cafe recently for a quesadilla and drinks. Quesadilla was flavorful with plenty of salsa and sour cream. Our waitress was very nice and attentive to our needs. We would go back to this friendly and relaxing restaurant to try out more of their food.

Thank camcris518
Syracuse, New York
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Bearing in mind that love Lake Placid, Sometimes Lake Placid is full of people, no place to park, and a wait at every restaurant. Take 15 minutes and drive to Saranac Lake. Blue Moon is a nice change. A quaint place for lunch or breakfast (have not had dinner). Nice meals that make you feel good after eating. Self serve... More 

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Lake Placid, New York
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143 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The giant omelettes feature all sorts of delicious combinations. We had a large group and everyone enjoyed their omelettes with homemade bread. This place can get busy but it's worth the wait!

Thank Skimaster1
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4 reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I was brought here by a local for a late lunch. We had a couple nice sandwiches, with good service at reasonable prices. I wish I had been hungrier so I could have tried more. Great smells wafting up from the bakery downstairs. Unpretentious place, with good food. Looked like a nice wine list too. I'll be back when in... More 

Thank Mario D
Athens, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Was a busy place during our visit, workers seemed a bit "short" with us. We were patient even with service being snappy at us for just grabbing coffee and a baked good. The baked good was yummy and the mocha could have used more flavor. I( had to add sugar.)

Thank Aurora R
Ottawa, Canada
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Drove in from Tupper Lake to eat here and it was worth it. I'm not sure of the dish's name - "Rondack" I think but wow! Check this place out for sure when you're in the area. I'm looking forward to someday going back.

Thank swip
KJ F, Owner at Blue Moon Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. The Rondack Breakfast would be our House chili, café taters topped with eggs, bacon and cheddar cheese. The Rondack hunting camp scramble would be duck hearts, house smoked bacon ends and caramelized onions topped with NYS Vulto Walden Cheese. Glad you enjoyed! Ken & Tricia More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We saw the good reviews but were unprepared to find such high quality of ingredients that were so carefully prepared in this nondescript street side cafe. We visited for dinner and enjoyed a sublime cheese plate, crabcakes with a delicious sauce, and skirt steak that was very flavorful and tender. The best bread pudding imaginable. Friendly and unpretentious atmosphere -... More 

Thank Sandra R
KJ F, Owner at Blue Moon Cafe, responded to this review

Thank You for your generous review! More 

Middlebury, Vermont
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97 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I have been here a few times. The most recent was my favorite. I tried the omelette with brussel sprouts. I they were perfectly cooked and a very nice flavor blend. I got whole wheat toast and home fries with it. The potatoes were nicely seasoned and nicely grilled. The bread must be home made. Very good overall. I'll definitely... More 

Thank j3ffr3y111
KJ F, Owner at Blue Moon Cafe, responded to this review

Thank You! And yes the bread is made in our bakery! :) More 

Saranac Lake, New York
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful breakfast / brunch! Not your everyday chain breakfast. We had the omelet and the eggs benedict and they were both delicious.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 22
American, Cafe, International, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1710
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saranac Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 518-891-1310
Since 1996, a casual place to relax, grab a snack or meal any time of the day or night. Traditional coffee bar,beer and wine and alcohol, specialty baked goods and cheeses. Unique menus & specials. Saranac Lakes best kept secret for evening meals!

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