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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” (89 reviews)
“scallops” (32 reviews)
“steak” (66 reviews)
Open Now
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 yesterday

Nice place to eat. Busy but the service kept up. Suggest reservations. Food good, no problems. View over lake was good too.

Thank TheFranticDancer
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ordered "Rainbow Trout of the Adirondacks" from the menu, and it was superb. We ate on the restaurant's back balcony, which overlooks Mirror Lake. It was a beautiful setting, and the cost of the entree ($20) was reasonable considering the quality of the food....More

Thank cfamja
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here Friday (7/6/18) on the recommendation of a bartender at the Delta Blue. We did not have a wait to be seated, and our waitress was attentive and friendly. We had a martini ($10), house cab sauv ($8), pinot grigio ($9), filet mignon...More

Thank Theresa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Black Bear is not a seafood restaurant in Lake Placid. We went to there for diner because the patio is overlooking Mirror Lake, however, we had excellent seafood. I had backed seafood that was a combination of haddock, shrimp, and scallops, and everything was fresh...More

Thank Jenny201110
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I ate here on Wednesday night and were glad that we chose to dine here. We were able to be seated immediately and our waitress was friendly and efficient. We both were in the mood for pasta and I had the Seafood...More

Thank CCdreamer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sat outside on the deck was not rushed and had a pleasant evening meal. Special shout out to our waiter Adam who was a real nice guy.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect stop on a wet and windy day. Basic menu, but excellent lunch - huge portions! and great service. Beautiful view of the lake.

Thank mph63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here for my birthday, and sat out on the patio. Our server was excellent, and all of our meals came out hot and with large portions (Montreal steak, shrimp scampi, scallops, and a kid pasta). The mussels appetizer was wonderful. We would...More

Thank Sunny54321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lobster Ravioli was great! Seating was ok, a little small, but luckily it was not busy. Wait staff was friendly.

Thank Tiara L
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Excellent choice with good food for lunch. Friendly waitstaff. Totally enjoyable experience for our visit to Lake Placid

Thank ga_peach_8
macos d, Manager at Black Bear Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you

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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
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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