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229 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1516
(518) 523-2682
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Casual fare, good enough food but expensive.

We had a late dinner on a Saturday night, casual fare, attentive service - just a bit surprised at the meal prices. On an aside, the bathroom was dirty.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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Glens Falls, New York
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223 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Glens Falls, New York
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

We had a late dinner on a Saturday night, casual fare, attentive service - just a bit surprised at the meal prices. On an aside, the bathroom was dirty.

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Clifton Park, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I have eaten here many times and I am never disappointed. A simple burger and fries tonight, but it was very good. The French Onion soup is delicious and the service is outstanding.

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Lake Placid, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Seems to have changed hands, but before was the BEST place in town, with a terrific and varied menu of great food........and desserts, cozy fireplace burning in the center in winter and views of the Olympic Oval Skating Rink with the bonfires if you eat in the open front area. Wait staff is usually foreign and sometimes hard to get... More 

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NYC
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95 reviews 95 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This is one of the best Prime Ribs I have ever had. It was 14oz of perfectly cooked, thick-cut perfection. The slab they had the evening I was there had just the right amount of fat in it to be good, but not take up 25% of the meat's weight. The bread they serve you was warm and fresh, the... More 

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Delmar, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

We made reservations for a party of 14 with adults and children. We were given a large table in the greenhouse area and two servers to take care of us. The servers were excellent and very efficient. The food was good, but not amazing, I would describe it as typical steakhouse fare. All meals were served with bread and soup... More 

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Long Island City, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Hospitality, very good food and friendly service. Close to all. Get away from the crazy restaurants in the center of town and unwind at Fireside. We will return...we had a large party and the service was fabulous...Take the family!

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Oshawa, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

It's called a steakhouse.....I assumed that I would get a good steak there....but no. Instead of the nice New York Strip I had envisioned, For my hard earned money I received the end cut of the loin. 1.5 inches on one side and a quarter inch on the other. Nicely marbled with gristle and cooked so unevenly it went from... More 

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Rosemere, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Nice restaurant, nice atmosphere and good enough food. Nice that they give a diner options on how they want certain dishes cooked (broiled/grilled/deep fried) so you can eat healthier while away.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great family restaurant! Nice variety to choose from. Entrees come with soup or salad and warm bread. We stop every time we are in the area

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Zephyrhills, Florida
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124 reviews 124 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

First time at Fireside. Happy to find a table then relieved to notice broad menu offerings. The service was fast and friendly. I liked the wooden table tops and roaring fire. The food was good, not top of the line but good.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 229 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1516
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: (518) 523-2682

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

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