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Red Fox Restaurant

5034 State Route 3, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
+1 518-891-2127
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (21 reviews)
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Italian, Steakhouse, Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options
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5034 State Route 3, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Skip Lake Placid, this place is the real deal. Particularly great for families or solo travelers at the bar (me). Like stepping back in time, to a time when families owed and operated businesses. It's the friendly personal touch that makes one feel welcome. And...More

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read the reviews on yelp and gave it a try. The food and service was awesome! Would return. The owner is very nice and runs a great business.

Thank John L
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I drove by this place I cannot tell how many times and never even though about it. This trip we decided to do different things and find different places. What a surprise! Outstanding dinner, outstanding service. You will not regret stopping by...More

Thank Lu P
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant I have frequented many times both personally and for business gatherings and have never been disappointed. The menu is based on American cuisine and also with some very delicious Italian offerings. Their fish and seafood choices are my favorites but will admit to...More

1  Thank msorensen1
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The outside of this building is very ordinary and we never would have stopped here if it hadn't been recommended to us. The staff was very nice, our waitress was great. I ordered spaghetti and meatballs and my husband got the seafood special. My spaghetti...More

Thank Brenna R
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We have been making a number of trips to Saranac Lake during the past three years to visit our grandson attending college nearby. While we found several average restaurants in the area we had never encountered a restaurant with this quality of food and service....More

1  Thank Gerard M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We asked our innkeeper for a recommendation, he directed us to red fox. Well, what a great suprised. My husband is handicapped and they had a perfect solution for handicapped access, sine dining room is on the second floor. We arrived early around 5 for...More

Thank maryannlittle
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Fine dining or family (all the kids) this a an excellent choice. Consistently tasteful meals with a pleasant ambiance. Family owned and operated, a plus for us. Do not let the unassuming exterior fool you, There be treasures inside. As a side note, if you...More

Thank onvoyage30
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Good food. I had the pasta primavera with garlic and oil and chicken. Also liked the chicken Parmesan and highly recommend the lava cake! They fit in our large party on a snowy night. The main course unfortunately took a very long time but they...More

Thank Joanna W
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Had a wonderful Prime Rib here, my wife had a lobster tail. Coming from Germany, we enjoyed the classic American Style family restaurant service.

Thank germancouple2016
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Kristin E
10 April 2016|
Response from DFransen | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the Red Fox Restaurant Facebook page there is a link to the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5034 State Route 3, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saranac Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 518-891-2127
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The Red Fox Restaurant serves Steak, Chicken, Seafood, and Pasta entrees. We also have a full bar with wine and beer. We take reservations 7 days a week, we also can accommodate large parties.
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