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A & W Root Beer Drive-In

2208 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6125
+1 518-668-4681
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (20 reviews)
“burger” (37 reviews)
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American, Fast Food
2208 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6125
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Reviewed June 22, 2016

We stopped in because they had a sign offering 60 flavors of soft serve ice cream. The price was good- $4.00 for a waffle cone with tons of ice cream in it. But, the flavors are actually flavoring that they put in a vanilla or...More

Thank Lpoko258
Reviewed June 19, 2016

love this place to it's a cute little burger stop on Canada street don't see any of these any more in jersey but up here it's like a walk back in time.

Thank stephen b
Reviewed June 18, 2016

Talk about flashbacks! I hadn't seen an A&W stand in years. Last one was when I was a kid. (That was a lot of years ago.) This place was just about how I remembered. Good food, quick service, friendly staff. Curb service!

Reviewed May 26, 2016

Ordered foot long cod recommended by car hop. It was a delicious flaky cod. They also serve other seafood especially whole belly clams which was also recommended. Of course, the best frosted mug of root beer soda.

Thank BCR37
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

This is a great family place! Big menu of hot dogs, hamburger, onion rings, mini corn dogs, etc! Best was the frozen mug of real root beer! Good and service were excellent. It's fun fast food with 30 ice cream soft serve favors! The parking...More

1  Thank DivaPrincessRacing
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Stopped for a quick lunch while at a conference in Lake George. Wait staff took awhile to get my order, but were friendly. Food service took longer than expected also, and food arrived only luke-warm. Fries were cold and not good. AW Cheeseburger was unexpectedly...More

Thank TK345
Reviewed May 21, 2016

right across the street from a great place to stay the Holiday Inn Resort. The main venue is with in easy walking distance to both

Thank 365allenh
Reviewed May 21, 2016

Great weather afforded up the opportunity to eat at A & W yesterday. The staff is friendly, the outdoor area seating is very pleasant. The root beer is the reason we go but the hot dogs and hamburgers are just as good. Great family place...More

Thank patschenectady
Reviewed October 6, 2015

Popped in while we were visiting the car cruise. Nice friendly counter staff and good quality burgers

Reviewed September 13, 2015

was very good before the fire, cannot wait for them to reopen. The food was very good, too bad it wasn't in a different location, too small for parking unless you park on the road.

Thank mimaq
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2208 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6125
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake George
  • Phone Number: +1 518-668-4681
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May also be called A&W Drive-In
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