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The Fat Lady Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
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All reviews salmon tacos salad fries burger great setting deck overlooking the lake white lake food was amazing great lunch bethel waitstaff ny
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Reviewed February 27, 2019

Great views of White Lake while sitting on patio. Nice selection on the menu. All the dishes were slightly better than surrounding restaurants offer..Service was friendly but slow.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stefanl656
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We loved coming here on our days off from camp, the food was amazing and view superb. Staff were accommodating of needs and i loved the complimentary bread

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Zoe L
Reviewed September 17, 2018

This has been one of our favorite spots to go to when we are at our country house. The food is good and there is a beautiful view. It is a very romantic setting to have a nice dinner. This past summer the service at...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ersinger2
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Best view of the lake. When you sit outside you are on the lake. Food and service always great! If you need reasonably priced food in a location to lower your blood pressure - this is your go to place!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ntngale59
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We stopped here one night for dinner while on vacation in the Catskills. From the outside, the restaurant does not look like much. We opted to sit outside as it was a beautiful night and it was enjoyable looking at the lake. The waitress was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bid421
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We stopped by this restaurant while venturing out in the Catskills. The setting on the lake was fantastic and the food was excellent too. We sat on deck overlooking the lake and it was beautiful. My wife had the salmon tacos and said they were...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Surfmantravel
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We love meeting family and friends here. Great setting right on Kauneongo Lake in the Catskills, not too far from Swan Lake and Monticello areas.Healthy choices including quinoa dishes, salade niçoise , salmon tacos.Also standard fare including regular burgers, fries. High quality grilled salmon. Wine...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DEP3
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Loved having lunch here this Sunday. We sat out on the deck, enjoying the sunshine and great views, had awesome service on top of a great lunch. Have the salmon tacos! Everything looked yummy.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dina P
Reviewed June 6, 2018

A short break into the lower Catskills, exploring places that offer local fare… so we drove into this tiny village on a lake somewhere west of Poughkeepsie and east of Bethel, NY. A tiny, no-consequence township surrounding a large -ish lake, in very picturesque settings....More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Alok J
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We just finished lunch, sitting on the veranda overlooking the lake. Beautiful views, great service from Lisa ,our server and the just started serving lunch for the 2018 season just a few days ago. The chicken sandwich, veggie wraps, fish and chips and Mack n...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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November 13, 2018|
Response from Ntngale59 | Reviewed this property |
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October 6, 2016|
Response from Popoo | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant does not open until noon. Popoo
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