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Downtown Diner

2728 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3314
+1 518-523-3709
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (28 reviews)
“sausage gravy” (2 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
2728 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3314
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a decent variety for a reasonable price. We had breakfast for 3 under $40. Also plenty of food, I didn’t finish mine there was so much.

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a classic diner breakfast diner thIs is your spot. I had poached eggs with sausage and home fries my husband had scrambled eggs with home fries and bacon, we both enjoyed our breakfast very much. It’s not fancy but it’s...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cute place, very slow service. Long time to seat us, long time to take order, food came out in reasonable time. long time to get the check, despite trying to flag them down. Staff seemed a bit disheveled and unengaged. Food was very mediocre, home...More

Thank SimonVT
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Coffee to-go! Been coming to--or through Lake Placid--for about ten years and never once took notice until my recent trip for the Holiday Village Stroll. The "main street" eateries were packed (as usual) every morning and often included smaller portions for more money. This diner...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast. I had the Omlette with chili, home fries and toast. The Chili in the Omlette was very good and with the sour xream on the top it was a surprisingly good combination. Very filling. A good breakfast if you need to fill...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is an old-style diner, but huge breakfasts and OK coffee. I especially liked the hash browns - real chunky potatoes with onions, and the pancakes - very large and tasty. You can also get real maple syrup with them. I also had (on another...More

Thank LilyPu
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We've been to Lake Placid twice in the last month and don't seem to have much luck with breakfast. Arrived around 10:15 this past Sunday and were third in a very small line. My wife and I were seated quite quickly after the 2 previous...More

Thank stephen a
Reviewed 27 September 2017

GREAT diner, great atmosphere, great burger, fantastic cheese steak hoagie, the hand made potato chips are to die for made fresh and irresistible look out Miss Vicky, Very reasonable went to wash and returned he refilled my wife's pop, she said oh only half and...More

Thank david c
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, good coffee and reasonable prices. Fast service and hearty, delicious omelette's. And the cup of coffee is bottomless!

Thank rrodeo
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Stopped in one morning after backpacking with a friend. Loved the diner. very kind. let me say and use the internet for a while too. thanks Joya and staff.

Thank Mark B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2728 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3314
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-3709
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