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The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant

3178 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6508
+1 518-668-5928
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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3178 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6508
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Reviewed 24 January 2016

Warm comfortable ambience in elegant dining room. The squash bisque was a revelation. Excellent locally sourced meats and vegetables - except the surprisingly generous potion of wagyu beef main course. There is talent in that kitchen!More

Thank Dennis A
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2016

Thank you for enjoying dinner with us on New Year's Eve. Executive Chef Adam Padilla and Sous Chef Walt Meineke are getting rave reviews! They are focused on creating exciting new dinner options using the freshest ingredients. Look for the introduction of a new bar...More

Reviewed 15 December 2015

we had a romantic dinner....everything was presented so beautifully. We had reservations, and were glad we did. Everything was perfect!More

Thank ronnieracer2015
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2016

Thank you for choosing The Inn at Erlowest for dinner! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and would like to welcome you back again soon! Executive Chef Adam is making weekly changes to our menu to take advantage of the best products...More

Reviewed 11 October 2015

This is one of the most beautiful Inns we've stayed at. We had the "Montcalm" room. Absolutely breathtaking. Wish we had booked 2 nights . The bed, jacuzzi , mini fridge, everything was glamorous & romantic. The room overlooks The lake. Spectacular! Well worth the...More

Thank dj600
Frank D, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

Thank you for your recent stay at The Inn at Erlowest. We are very happy that you enjoyed the Montcalm Suite including the lake views and private deck area. Executive Chef Chris Bonnivier is passionate about his farm to table approach to cuisine and we...More

Reviewed 8 October 2015

Whether you're enjoying the complimentary breakfast or a 5-star meal, the experience will be the same. A large wine list, superb bar, and delightful meals match Erlowest itself for elegance and taste. Tasty too!More

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Frank D, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2015

Thank you for your recent stay at The Inn at Erlowest. We are very happy that you were able to enjoy our food and beverage service during your stay. Executive Chef Chris Bonnivier has a passion for food and his farm to table approach results...More

Reviewed 2 October 2015

We stayed for five days (last week of Sept. 2015) and the experience was absolutely fabulous. We're excited to book again in the future. Joanne and the staff (from room service to waiters, bartender) makes you feel so welcome and warm that you wish it...More

Thank Daniel F
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2015

Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of the restaurant at The Inn at Erlowest! We are very happy that you were able to join us twice during your stay. Executive Chef Chris has revised the menu to increase the number of...More

Reviewed 29 September 2015

We stayed at the Inn last week and were fortunate to have an opportunity to have dinner and breakfast in the Inn's restaurant. While the dinner menu offered a limited choice, the chef was more than willing to accommodate our selections within the variety of...More

1  Thank BillRiley2013
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2015

Thank you for you stay with us at The Inn at Erlowest. We are happy that Chef Chris was able to augment the menu to make your dinner enjoyable. We apologize for our server coverage. A scheduling issue with a staff member complicated the night....More

Reviewed 21 September 2015

Outstanding food, and incredible wine selection--cozy bar too! This is a must if you are in the area.More

Thank TrippHall
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

Thank you for your recent visit and review of The Inn at Erlowest! We are very happy that you enjoyed our food, service and the beautiful mansion and views of Lake George and the Adirondack Mountains. We are looking forward to the fall foliage change...More

Reviewed 17 September 2015

I was looking forward to going to the Erlowest and was sadly disappointed. We went on a Friday night and the place was empty. The food was good, not great. The service was below average considering the prices. The place is dated and needs some...More

3  Thank Mary C
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

We are disappointed that your experience at The Inn at Erlowest was not what you expected. Our guest experiences are shared with us directly and through sources such as Tripadvisor. Their dining experience have been dramatically different than what you experienced. Our chef is continually...More

Reviewed 12 September 2015

The food is locally sourced and perfectly prepared. We ate breakfast and dinner here and had an exceptional meal each time. The staff are excellent, attentive, yet not overbearing,More

1  Thank Bill13669
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2015

Thank you for joining us for breakfast and diner at The Inn at Erlowest. All guests of the inn are extended a complementary invitation to breakfast. Our Executive Chef Chris Bonnivier loves the options for farm to table cuisine that the local farms provide. The...More

Reviewed 10 September 2015

Very fine dining, unfortunately it rained the night I had dinner there. I would have enjoyed sitting outside by the fireplace overlooking the lake.More

Thank momomuddy
GM_Erlowest, General Manager at The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2015

Thank you for joining us for dinner last night at The Inn at Erlowest! Apologies regarding the weather, but we are happy that you were still able to enjoy Executive Chef Chris Bonnivier' farm to table cuisine. Perhaps you can join us again sometime soon...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$55
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3178 Lake Shore Dr, Lake George, NY 12845-6508
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake George
  • Phone Number: +1 518-668-5928
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Description
Locally inspired farm to table cuisine located in a 19th century Queen Ann mansion on the shores of Lake George NY. Enjoy fine dining and eloquent lodging in 10 unique suites that match the style of the Inn.
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