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The Lakeside Restaurant & Tavern

13780A West lake road, Hammondsport, NY 14840
607-868-3636
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Ranked #10 of 20 Restaurants in Hammondsport
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Dundee, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Stopped on a weekday for lunch and enjoyed a fantastic meal. Great drinks, delicious food, our waitress Taber was fantastic. I have never been disappointed by Lakeside and will continue to return again and again.

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Collegeville, PA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Went to Lakeside for lunch the Friday before Labor Day after posting on Facebook's I Love Keuka group asking for the best restaurant on the water. Docked our boat (docks are a little difficult to maneuver into and we have a small ski boat) and then were greeted by a friendly hostess who let us pick our table on the... More

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Rochester, NY
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50 reviews 50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

On a gorgeous summer evening, my daughter and I had ribs and wings on the deck overlooking a beautiful part of Keuka Lake just as the sun was setting. It was a great meal with excellent service from a very friendly staff. We really enjoyed a relaxing and tasty dinner experience.

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Irving, TX
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We came to the restaurant two days in a row. Let me first say the food was excellent and so was the service. Our first day we had a very nice server with an unusual name "Tabor" I hope I am spelling that right. She was a very personable young lady and very friendly as were the other staff we... More

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Philadelphia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We were boating on Keuka Lake and pulled up to the Lakeside's dock for lunch. Our first experience was so good (and the dock pretty easy for a novice to park at) that we ate there two days in a row. The consensus in my family was that the burgers are among the best we have had in a long... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Had some service issues (young and inexperienced, older and too focused on duty vs us) but the head server was AMAZING and made it all better. She listened, understood, empathized and turned the whole evening around. Thanks Lisa. The view, food and beverage selection were very good. It's nice that there is a "party" marina area if you want that... More

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Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Out of town friends came to visit us at our Keuka Lake cottage, and lunch was on the agenda. A relatively quick trip by boat brought us to this restaurant. After docking and being seated quickly, we ordered a craft beer and several different sandwiches and salads. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed their lunch. I had the "knuckle sandwich" which was like... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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104 reviews 104 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stopped by on a Tuesday night, plenty of people dining outside on the deck, a small musical band playing outside, and boats in and out. The five of us had dinner, not a one of the meals wasn't excellent. Great burger, salmon, lobster ravioli, rack of ribs, and crab cakes.... couldn't go wrong with any of them! We're visiting... More

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Malta, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Took our crew of 8 here for dinner. After clearing up the confusion regarding our reservation, we were seated inside and began a terrific evening of really good food and fun drinks (gotta love "Sand in your Pants" - delish!) The calamari appetizer was soooo different and delectable - asiago and jalapeños with a tasty dipping sauce. Everyone's dinner was... More

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Orchard Park, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We visited the Lakeside on a cloudy day in July. The restaurant was pretty empty so we got excellent service. Even though the weather was not totally cooperative for our visit, you could see the potential of this place with loads of seating and it looks like it could be a really fun place at night. Food was universally good... More

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