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Drake's Motel

) #10 of 13 Restaurants in Schroon Lake €€ - €€€ American
1299 US Route 9, Schroon Lake, NY 12870-2609
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
27 Sep 2016
“Accommodating Staff, Sufficient Accommodations”
23 Aug 2016
“not bad”
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1299 US Route 9, Schroon Lake, NY 12870-2609
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is only a review of the motel. We stayed 2 nights and found the staff to be welcoming and warm. The motel office is at the restaurant. The room needs updating for sure but was clean. There is some charm in the decor, and...More

Thank sassafrasblue46
Reviewed 23 August 2016

we recently had a overnight stay at this motel. this is just a basic motel. very (very) old room with some ancient air conditioner (with a warning note which said do not leave air conditioner on when you go out) . for the condition of...More

Thank dashny
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Jasmina and her staff always make you feel welcome when enjoying the appetizing dishes here. Their garlic/olive oil dip is delicious with their rolls to start off with. We nearly always have the clams appetizer that goes so well with the bread and dipping. (Yum!)...More

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Food here is excellent. It's a step up from other restaurants in Schroon Lake, but well worth going to.

1  Thank Frank D
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Italian cuisine at its best. A little pricey but well worth it. Get there early, the place fills up fast around 7:00 PM. There is a nice bar and a decent wine list to compliment an extensive menu. The servers were attentive and helpful and...More

Thank bachartier
Reviewed 28 July 2015

The rooms in this motel are very old and not well kept! I remember this motel being one of the best in Schroon Lake and it is so sad to see it go down hill

Thank Marne D
Reviewed 12 April 2015

One time the drake family owned this motel, along with other business in town. Now I think that they lease the place out to whoever each season. Last year we stayed in the motel and the rooms defiantly are showing their age. The motel needs...More

Thank Chefnfly
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Drakes is a wonderful restaurant with a small town atmosphere. I agree with other locals that their pasta and sauce are excellent. I recommend the Italian salmon which is always done perfectly and melts in your mouth. The staff is friendly and the service is...More

Thank susanrN1668TD
Reviewed 21 September 2013

Drake's going under new management has been an immense improvement not only in food, but also in customer service. Now a restaurant ran by family that makes you feel like family. The staff is very welcoming and accommodating. Drake's is the perfect place for all...More

Thank EP223
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Great Food, Wonderful Staff, We have dined here many times and NEVER a disappointment. Eggplant is amazing. Veal Saltimbocca is so delicious and Wednesday Seafood Night is the Best!!! The new owners of the restaurant Lorenzo and Jasmina are Warm and Caring, they treat you...More

Thank LKP526
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eddie r
Is baby back ribs still on the menu?
22 July 2015|
Response from Chefnfly | Reviewed this property |
I haven't eaten there this season. The restaurant is leased to different people each year so if you haven't been there for a few years don't expect the same menu or service, sorry. Always Chefnfly
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  • Address: 1299 US Route 9, Schroon Lake, NY 12870-2609
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schroon Lake
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