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Crystal Lake Cafe at Americana

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4367 East Covert Road, Interlaken, NY 14847
607.387.6804
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wed 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: The Crystal Lake Cafe at Americana Vineyards represents our continuous...
The Crystal Lake Cafe at Americana Vineyards represents our continuous effort to give customers a unique Finger Lakes Experience. As a proud member of the Finger Lakes Culinary Bounty, we work everyday to create dishes made with fresh local products such as meats, cheeses, produce - even hand-crafted ice cream.Interesting, full-flavored American fare is our hallmark, from homemade salsa and sauces to soups and bread; house roasted turkey to hand packed burgers; cheese cake with Baco Noir ganache to Sweet Rosie Brownies.Established in 2007 Celebrating its 5th anniversary on May 7th of 2012, the Crystal Lake Cafe began in 2007 as a 50's-style roadside diner. Over its 5 years of existence, the cafe has become an outlet for local foods and a fun atmosphere. With the recent inclusion of Friday and Sunday concerts throughout the year, the Crystal Lake cafe has become a hotspot destination for locals and tourists alike.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very good lunch fare

We stopped for lunch at the cafe, as we were tasting, and were happy with our meal. They have some nice outdoor seating, and while it wasn't a perfect day, the location and atmosphere were nice. I ordered the cuban sandwich and fries, while my husband ordered the lamb burger with fries. Both were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Norwich, Connecticut
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Norwich, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We stopped for lunch at the cafe, as we were tasting, and were happy with our meal. They have some nice outdoor seating, and while it wasn't a perfect day, the location and atmosphere were nice. I ordered the cuban sandwich and fries, while my husband ordered the lamb burger with fries. Both were very good, with decent portions. The... More 

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Westchester NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We stopped here for lunch before Wine Tastings. Had a Lovely Salad and Pulled Pork Tacos. Shared a bottle of wine. The views and setting were most relaxing.

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Enjoyed listening to a local band play cover hits while enjoying a meal at the Cafe. Pulled pork sandwich and pork tacos were very good as was the ham and pineapple pizza. Service was a bit slow on a busy night, but the servers were friendlyand were responsive when asked for water refills and a refill of the tortilla chips.

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Woodsboro, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Loved wine tasting here, buying a bottle of wine and sharing it at the café. The food at the café was good but a little expensive. Our B&B was just up the road , within walking distance so we made a trip here more than once. Be sure to check if the café is open. They are closed one day... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Every year I take my sister to the Crystal Lake Cafe for her birthday at the Americana Winery north of Ithaca and accessible from Rt. 89 along the Cayuga Lake's shore or by Rt. 96 north of Trumansburg (a smaller and more beautiful Ithaca and home of the Moog synthesizer), If you take the Cayuga Lake Rt. 89 head up... More 

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We generally stop here when we go to the Finger Lakes. Food is always very good, priced well, servings generous and the service is friendly. Décor is very plain but the outdoor patio seating is nice however there is no lake view. Wine is good here, we always pick up a few bottles to take home.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We visited due to a family member's recommendation. Since was Sunday, the menu was a little more limited (brunch only that day), but everything we had was very good. I had an excellent lamb burger; hubby had very good bulgogi (with a bit of a kick), and the kids were also happy with their food. The wine slushy hit the... More 

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We went here after a wine tasting. They served great meals around the table. Pizza's were too big for one person but great!

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Ithaca, New York, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We live near the American vineyard and Crystal Lake Café and often eat there. The food is honest and very tasty but not fancy; they generally offer a flatbread, a pulled pork sandwich (one of my favorites), battered fried fish (also great) and a few daily specials. Portions are large and the dishes are all very flavorful. With this I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We stopped in for dinner last weekend and were pleased to find that despite it being Cornell graduation weekend, they were able to seat our party of four. The patio was very inviting, but completely full, so we sat inside. The dining area indoors is limited, but the tables are comfortably spaced out. The staff members were friendly and the... More 

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Additional Information about Crystal Lake Cafe at Americana

Address: 4367 East Covert Road, Interlaken, NY 14847
Phone Number: 607.387.6804
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Interlaken
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 20
Cuisine: American, Cafe, International

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4367 East Covert Road, Interlaken, NY 14847
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Interlaken
  • Phone Number: 607.387.6804

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Cafe, International

Description

The Crystal Lake Cafe at Americana Vineyards represents our continuous effort to give customers a unique Finger Lakes Experience. As a proud member of the Finger Lakes Culinary Bounty, we work everyday to create dishes made with fresh local products such as meats, cheeses, produce - even hand-crafted ice cream.Interesting, full-flavored American fare is our hallmark, from homemade salsa and sauces to soups and bread; house roasted turkey to hand packed burgers; cheese cake with Baco Noir ganache to Sweet Rosie Brownies.Established in 2007 Celebrating its 5th anniversary on May 7th of 2012, the Crystal Lake Cafe began in 2007 as a 50's-style roadside diner. Over its 5 years of existence, the cafe has become an outlet for local foods and a fun atmosphere. With the recent inclusion of Friday and Sunday concerts throughout the year, the Crystal Lake cafe has become a hotspot destination for locals and tourists alike.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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