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A & W Root Beer Drive-In

2208 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6125
+1 518-668-4681
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (30 reviews)
“cheese curds” (11 reviews)
“curly fries” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Fast food
2208 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6125
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

The place is cute and different from all the other food joints. The service was great and the food came out fast. We had 3 kids that do not want to sit so this place made vacation even more relaxing!

Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This is my family's all time favorite stop. Cheese curds are always the first thing ordered. The staff is amazing. Can't go wrong whenever you go here

Thank Cyndy C
Reviewed 9 June 2017

All of our food was decent, and came in massive portions. We figured a large popcorn chicken would be good for two people to split, but could have easily been lunch for four. However, while our server was super polite, it was slow getting our...More

Thank JDx12
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A great place to get a quick bite to eat. Service was quick and not expensive. Good ice cream. Portions were enough to share.

Thank archambo7
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Don't waste your time and money. My husband and I were charged 30 for 2 combos that didn't even include sodas! This place is a ripoff and the waitstaff are slow and don't even understand their own menu which is very confusing hard to understand...More

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for a quick snack. A lot of food for a low price. Staff quick and pleasant. True parking is limited but it's not a big deal

Thank sheadisney
Reviewed 25 May 2017

If you can get in the tiny parking lot, the food is not worth the wait. The waitress was very pleasant and frankly, I think it was under-staffed. She was very busy and that may have contributed to our food quality or lack thereof. Everything...More

1  Thank HungryHippo7525
Reviewed 10 May 2017

When we take a trip to Lake George, we MUST go to A&W! The place is great! The servers are amazing, the food is cooked to order and is delicious! The root beer floats are to die for! o and enjoy yourself!!!!!

Thank Firefly2416
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I always love going here. The food is always good and the atmosphere is a happy home feel!!! A great place for the family to go!

Thank chellyanna
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Good food and some awesome root beer floats. Seating area was not cleaned very well and needs to be updated. Tables were sticky. Parking was hard to find due to small parking lot. They should consider expanding.

Thank cmason049
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2208 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6125
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake George
  • Phone Number: +1 518-668-4681
May also be called A&W Drive-In
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