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Howard Johnson's Restaurant - CLOSED

2143 Rt 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6117
+1 518-668-5418
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good14%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible48%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
2143 Rt 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6117
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service and food was excellent... We will definitely come back... The waitress was very polite and very good at making sure we were satisfied...

1  Thank Vanessa L
Reviewed January 10, 2018

I went before and I didn't remember if I liked this place or not, so I tried to go to this place again to see how Howard Johnson's used to be like and see if it was still good, and the building was locked and...More

2  Thank ccateni W
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We had the misfortune of selecting this place for breakfast because it wasn't crowded. We soon found out why. Prices are THROUGH THE ROOF - UNBELIEVABLE. We had already ordered coffee so we stayed. During that time, we witnessed 1 family & 3 couples walk...More

2  Thank Dave_A1954
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Outside sign said prime rib and salad bar. Decided to try it after a long day at the Warrensburg Garage Sale. Waitress was friendly but salad and fruit bar consisted of lettuce, tomato, cucumbers, shredded cheese, and rolls, bananas, apples and 2 kinds of dessert....More

2  Thank vtsoftball
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Long wait, almost 50 people left while we were waiting. Finally got a table after waiting almost 30 minutes. As soon as the waitress came to get drink orders we ordered Breakfast also. Waitress brought coffee, asked for half and half. Waitress said will be...More

1  Thank mohammedd828
Reviewed September 11, 2017

The employees were very pleasant and welcoming. The salad bar was good but we wished it had more options. My family of 4 each got a different dish and we were all very pleased. Even though we were there for dinner, 2 of the party...More

Thank KB1CJT
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Like any baby boomer, I grew up with Howard Johnson's. My friend and I have wanted to go one last time for over a year but hesitated because of all the negative reviews. We had the hot dog platters--one with onion rings, the other with...More

1  Thank cammieo2950
Reviewed August 20, 2017

My husband and I went for breakfast yesterday, as there were long lines everywhere else, and almost nobody at Howard Johnson's. That should have been a giant tip-off. The seats were ripped, the tables sticky, the salad bar contained spoiled or spoiling food, the waitstaff...More

3  Thank MsProfessorADK
Reviewed August 11, 2017

I grew up with Howard Johnson Restaurants and loved them. Feeling nostalgic, and wanting to support this "last one standing," my date and I stayed to eat despite the moldy smell that hit us when we walked in. For $20, we got the world's worst...More

1  Thank edyeb13
Reviewed August 9, 2017

My husband and I stopped in here for the first time in 50 yrs. and enjoyed it. Our meals were good and the staff was nice. Brought back nice memories of working there.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $10
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2143 Rt 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6117
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake George
  • Phone Number: +1 518-668-5418
Grand Re-opening of your old family favorite! Now open, just as you remember it. Largest salad bar in Lake George, soda fountain, ice cream sundaes, Fish Fry Friday's, open year round for breakfast, lunch, and dinner!
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