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Boathouse Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
3210 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6511
+1 800-853-1632
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steamers” (10 reviews)
“pretzels” (5 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
3210 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6511
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Reviewed yesterday

We saw this place on our steamboat ride on Lake George and decided to try and find it for dinner. The food was very good, but the view was better. Unfortunately the window boxes were planted with flowers that hid the lower 1/3 of the...More

Thank Eunice M
Reviewed 2 days ago

we were visiting and parked at the boathouse parking lot and were thinking of our last night at LG we thought of the boathouse restaurant until one of the workers from this restaurant got into an arugument with my husband and called him a duche...More

Thank KathyfromToronto
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good, service is nicer. The views are good too. It’s a nice place. It’s casual but elegant.

Thank NYCBOSTON
Fred V, Owner at Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to compliment our food, service, and atmosphere! We'd love to have you back at our place soon. Have a fantastic day! Your Friends at The Boathouse

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On vacation in Lake George and had dinner at this wonderful restaurant. The staff managed our wait for an upstairs outside table with lake view. Definitely worth the wait. After enjoying the Gunpowder Shrimp appetizer, we had entrees from the specials menu: lobster tail and...More

Thank Tony S
Fred V, Owner at Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We'd love to have you again when you're in Lake George, Tony! Thank you for swing by to visit us. Make sure to come back again soon. Our shrimp will be waiting for you, Your Friends at The Boathouse

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Boathouse has a beautiful view of Lake George if you are sitting at the bar, eating inside or on the bottom deck area. The staff is super friendly and provide great service. Their specialty drinks are delicious and there are many to choose from....More

Thank Melissa T
Fred V, Owner at Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's great to hear that you enjoyed our view, food, and drinks, Melissa! We'd love to have you back for another excellent dining experience. Our pretzel sticks and buffalo fried shrimp will be waiting for you! Hope you can see us soon, Your Friends at...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly wait staff. Food was out in a timely manner. View was great. Kids menu available. I had steak, potatoes and veggies. My food had no taste.More

Thank Jay S
Fred V, Owner at Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your food, Jay. Next time, please let us know, and we'll see what we can do to accommodate. However, we appreciate your nice words about our service and view. Have a great one, Your Friends at The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our day ended perfectly with dinner at the Boathouse, we all enjoyed our dinners from start to finish, wait staff was very helpful, and attentive even with a very large party. We were on the outside lower deck during a rain shower, beautiful evening indeed....More

Thank Jason P
Fred V, Owner at Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's great to know that you had a great time with your guests at our restaurant, Jason! We feel honored to have been chosen for dinner. Come by again soon! Your Friends at The Boathouse

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My group of 9 arrived at our specified reservation time and were seated right away. The menu was varied and we all enjoyed every aspect of our meals. The appetizers were great and our entrees were just as good. Food came out in a reasonable...More

Thank Andre S
Fred V, Owner at Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We'd love to have you back, Andre! It was a pleasure to serve you and your guests at our restaurant. We're thrilled to know that you enjoyed your entree and appetizers. Be sure to come back soon! Your Friends at The Boathouse

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

80’s style hotel buffet food. Not worth the money. Views great that is all. Disappointment. At first we were like...”ooooohhhhh, aaaahhhhh, whooaaaaaa....THE VIEWWWWWWW, OMG this is so great. Can’t wait to eat”...then received our food as we looked at it then ate it, we were...More

Thank makai1274
Fred V, Owner at Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're glad you enjoyed the ambiance of The Boathouse. However, we're very sorry to hear that you were disappointed with our food. Please let your server know if there is anything off with your order to see how we can make it better. Thank you....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an enjoyable meal with a great view of the lake at sunset. I had a steak that was very good. Service was prompt and friendly.

Thank Bill T
Fred V, Owner at Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

A great meal should come with a great view, right, Bill? We' re thrilled to know that you were able to get a taste of both worlds at our restaurant. Feel free to come by again anytime, Your Friends at The Boathouse

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CoachTonyM3
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Response from TheLodgesOffice | Property representative |
Hi! You can absolutely dock your boat!
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bja19
12 August 2016|
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Response from Leo D | Reviewed this property |
sorry late responding casual dress code
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husainfarhat
13 June 2016|
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Response from lakegeorgelodges | Property representative |
Hi, please check out our menu on our website! There are some great options!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3210 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6511
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake George
  • Phone Number: +1 800-853-1632
  • E-mail
Description
At The Boathouse Restaurant, we invite you to enjoy casual and fine shoreline dining, stunning views, and exemplary service in a casual, nautical-inspired atmosphere. Located on the picturesque Lake George in a beautiful boathouse originally constructed in 1876, we’re the perfect place to relax, unwind, and enjoy fresh, simple bites and sips -- a delicious dining experience steeped in Adirondack history and charm. Join us for a meal on a lazy summer afternoon or celebrate special moments over a fresh-caught seafood dinner. No matter the occasion, The Boathouse Restaurant is sure to delight your senses. All aboard -- your table awaits!
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