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Lake View Restaurant & Banquets

€€ - €€€American,
50 Lake St, Coventry, CT 06238-3104
+1 860-498-0500
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
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American, Bar
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50 Lake St, Coventry, CT 06238-3104
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Seniors there for lunch - Tuesday - October 17, 2017 - perhaps an "off day" for the cook? The variety of lunch choices selected were anywhere from Fish and Chips (which were French fries), Lasagna, Turkey Melt with French fries, and I chose a cup...More

Thank Livi D
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My wife and I were recently invited to join a friend for dinner. He recommended the Lake View. We had gone many years ago, but were so disappointed in the food and atmosphere, we never returned. But, restaurants can change and improve, so we agreed...More

Thank X-countryGuy
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were staying in the area and just wanted somewhere close to eat after a long drive. The sunset from the restaurant was unreal. Plus they have an outside deck where you can also enjoy your meals. The other room was a bar with tables...More

Thank THC1830
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I have been to this restaurant many times as a Coventry resident. The waitress was very accommodating, food and drinks were both good. We were handed happy hour specials listing $4 house wine and cheap beers. We had two orders of wings and split a...More

1  Thank George S
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The Good: Beautiful setting, outdoor seating was delightful. Sangrias are delicious. The Bad: Meals came incomplete. Sangrias were waaayyyy expensive. Appetizer: Wings - decent. Ordered Garlic/Pepper, received Lemon/Pepper... meh, but still tasted good. Meaty and cooked decently. Served with tarter sauce??!!! First bite a bit...More

1  Thank JH1414
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Nice patio. Wasn't full. Friday night. Sunset view. Seated by the water. And then TOTALLY IGNORED FOR THIRTY MINUTES!! No water, no wait staff. They went to the tables on both sides and behind us. It was just two of us! Their menu is ok,...More

Thank Storrs2000
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I recently went to the lake view with my family and a friend and her family! We had wings and salad one burger - the bill was over two hundred dollars when we looked at the bill it was the soda that drove the bill...More

1  Thank ChrisAllieMom
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Beautiful day for a late summer lunch sitting outside. The majority of the crowd was in their 40's, 50's plus and grandparents with grandchildren. They were playing Rap music! Really? Is this for the patrons or the servers? I ordered claim strips and a side...More

Thank raecyn324
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Where do I start? Everything about our visit was horrible! The dining room is dated and run down, the waitress continuously called my husband and I "guys" and the food was extremely overpriced and barely edible. We started with the Calimari for $13.99, it was...More

2  Thank CtFoodie123
joana d, Manager at Lake View Restaurant & Banquets, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Hello, "Ctfoodie123". I'm disheartened to hear that your experience was not enjoyable. The seafood platter is our best seller. We believe in fresh food and that's what we serve. Our salads that come with dinners are mixed greens, spinach, and iceberg. Most restaurants don't even...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I visited the Lake View in the early evening, and sat on the patio. The weather was comfortable, the view was amazing and they had an acoustic guitarist playing. We shared appetizers : stuffed mushrooms, fried calamari and an eggplant vegetable dish with sauce and...More

Thank Lisa T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Lake St, Coventry, CT 06238-3104 (Formerly Lakeside Cafe & Lounge)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +1 860-498-0500
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