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Black Bear Restaurant

2409 Main St, Corner of Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3896
+1 518-837-5166
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“black beans” (88 reviews)
“steak” (64 reviews)
“salad” (53 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2409 Main St, Corner of Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3896
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Leah our Server & also the bartender was knowledgeable and friendly. We ordered the trout with mixed vegetables and the seafood & salmon special which each came with salad and bread. Recommend both dishes, the italian (house) dressing was tangy and tasty. We could have...More

Thank Theresa P
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Black Bear is one of our go-to dining destinations whenever we visit Lake Placid. It never disappoints, and this time was no exception! Service was top notch and our meals were delicious and cooked to perfection. Large portions, too ( we always leave with...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went for lunch last week while in Lake Placid. It is one of our favorite stops when we are there. Very friendly waitress. Bowl of chicken vegetable soup was large, hearty and hot. Perfect for a chilly day! We all got the turkey wrap...More

Thank Susiex2
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife had the Eggplant Parmesan, she said it was tasteless and had only a paper thin slice of eggplant versus very thick breading. She took one bite and sent it back - we were compensated on our bill for this dish. I had the...More

Thank Ed J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us stopped here for lunch this past Wednesday afternoon. There were not many people in the restaurant, yet we waited for seating for an inordinately long period of time. There were no staff anywhere to be seen. We later noticed a woman come...More

Thank Ef R
ZukiC7, Manager at Black Bear Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I think you was different restaurant .Sorry if you think our place was alone really we was here.You could not be seated because the staff show your table.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I dined here recently. It's kind of eclectic with some windows having lake views. My wife had a seafood dish and I had steak and both meals were enjoyed. Service was excellent and we would not hesitate to return.

Thank BUtraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I haven't been to new York but I've been to the one in Colo springs and the food is great. The Grizzly is the best.

Thank shelby7313
ZukiC7, Manager at Black Bear Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here. The service was fast and pleasant. They serve warm bread with seasoned olive oil for dipping. Food was very good.

Thank Phyllis10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and another couple stopped by for lunch. I highly recommend it. Great food, beers and service.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is very good..highly recommend! Service is friendly and fast! Atmosphere is pleasant and warm...

Thank typhoidjane
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2409 Main St, Corner of Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3896
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-837-5166
Late night dining, Also take out.
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