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Le Bistro du Lac

) #4 of 4 Restaurants in Westport ₹₹₹₹ French
44 Old Arsenal Rd, Westport, NY 12993-2829
+1 518-962-8777
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good16%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak frites” (2 reviews)
“arctic char” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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44 Old Arsenal Rd, Westport, NY 12993-2829
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Reviews (43)
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 9 September 2016

The Yacht Club opens it's dining to the public during the summer season between Memorial Day and Labor Day. French cuisine and seafood are featured. Pretty good wine list, though some Bourdeaux could use a bit more aging. Right on the water overlooking Lake Champlain...More

Thank sunergyvt
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We were very pleased with our dining experience at Le Bistro du Lac, Westport. I have already recommended it to friends. Lovely setting, building, decor and delicious, too! The fresh lobster presentation was one of a kind and delicious! The Steak Frites Salade was a...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My brother and I dined here this past weekend on our sailing trip. It was a beautiful Saturday night and we did not have a reservation but we took the dingy ashore to Le Bistro. Bernard, the owner, greeted us on arrival and helped us...More

Thank lakechamplainsailor
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We were exhausted after a long day of driving. Stopped at the Bistro and were prepared to pay a bundle for a nice dinner. We were seated, given water and then ignored. After 20 minutes, we walked away. We have never done that before but,...More

1  Thank Hayekapostle
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We stopped in for a glass of wine and a few appetizers to celebrate a special occasion! It was a great experience! The wine list was awesome and the food was delicious!! The view...breathtaking!!

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Chose this restaurant based on view of the lake. Service was snail pace at best. Servers were not knowledgable on menu. Food was ok but not worth the money. Outside seating but no bug control. Would not go back.

1  Thank BeckyfromNY
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This is such a wonderful place. The setting is gorgeous, the food is classic French cuisine and absolutely delicious. They got us in and out in about an hour. I had veal medallions with a mushroom sauce and my husband had chicken breast aux champignons....More

1  Thank JFC65
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Clueless bartender, bland escargot and service lacks. Escargot sauce was bland. For the price you are going to pay here its simply a low quality summer help place. Bartender was lost and really had no idea what as going on. I would pass on this...More

1  Thank JOSEPH L
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We did not have reservations but the found is an outside table. The food was excellent, the waitstaff very friendly but the service was slow. It took over three hours for the meal

Thank Lois6201
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We have been satisfied patrons of Bernard and Rosemarie for twenty years or more ever since they started in the Essex Marina and then moved to Westport. Loved their place in Essex and we went often since we live in that area. Our trips to...More

1  Thank appetitetogo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 35
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Old Arsenal Rd, Westport, NY 12993-2829
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +1 518-962-8777
Located at the Westport Yacht Club in Westport, New York, Le Bistro du Lac offers fine dining on Lake Champlain. Dine or relax on the deck, under the awning, surrounded by flowers. Enjoy French cuisine with breathtaking views of the lake and Vermont’s Green Mountains.
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