Belvedere Restaurant
57 Bloomingdale Avenue, Saranac Lake, 518.891.9873
Italian, family owned for 57 years, does NOT take credit cards, serves dinner only, closed Monday

Eat n Meet
139 Broadway, Saranac Lake, 518.891.3149
Gourmet take-out, family owned, see website for daily specials, closed Tuesday

Lakeview Deli
137 River Street, Saranac Lake, 518.891.2101
Premium deli and specialty foods, family owned for 20 years

Red Fox Restaurant
5034 Route 3, Saranac Lake
Serves dinner only - great prime rib


St. Regis Cafe at Paul Smith's College
Reservations required, 518.327.6355,
Service, menu and cooking all by culinary students
Hours vary depending on when college is in session but worth a trip for the view and experience


The Cowboy
2226 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, 518.837.5069
Exciting fusion of flavors from around the globe; get there early - gets quite crowded for dinner

The Breakfast Club
2490 Main Street, Lake Placid
Gourmet breakfast and brunch - get there early on weekends, there will be a wait

Interlaken Inn
15 Interlaken Avenue, Lake Placid
Elegant dinner or light fare in the pub

Lisa G's
444 Main Street, Lake Placid, 518.523.2093
Pub food, great wings, casual, closed Tuesdays