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Dancing Bears Restaurant

2404 Main St, High Peaks Resort, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3300
+1 518-523-3619
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2404 Main St, High Peaks Resort, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3300
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1. Tony is the best!
"Today Tony was our bartender and served us brunch and he was fantastic"
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2. Friendly service from Rebecca!
"Food was served quickly, wings were very good indeed!"
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1 - 10 of 966 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I ate breakfast here 13 August 2018. We had eggs benedict and were surprised that there prices were reasonable compared to other hotel restaurants. The eggs benedict was great. I loved the coffee mugs and were a good size! Seating was comfortable,...More

Thank sgmcnabb
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear sgmcnabb, Thank you for your great review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your eggs benedict. Definitely come back for lunch and dinner next time. Best Wishes, The Dancing Bears Team..

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely outdoor, late night dinner here. Food and service were both excellent! Restaurant was conveniently located across from Mirror Lake in High Peaks Resort.

Thank Kim N
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Kim N, Thank you for your lovely review. We are very happy you enjoyed your late night experience with us. Look forward to having you back again in the future. Best Wishes, The Dancing Bears Team..

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here many times with previous owner. Change in ownership has not brought positive change. Dancing Bear was painfully slow. Needed more help outside and, for sure in the kitchen. Best part of lunch was the view.More

Thank Flagler13
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Flagler13, Thank you for letting us know of your experience with us. I am very sorry it was a negative one. You are absolutely right that we do need more help. I do hope you will give us another try in the near future....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge bar. Lunch was good -had one of their signature salads. Service was very good. Ate outside with a nice view of the main street. Fun place to go for drinks too. I would go back.

Thank tammysrobbins
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear tammysrobbins, Thank you your wonderful review. We are so happy you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to having you back again. Best Wishes, Dancing Bears Team..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My children and I went for lunch on a Sunday afternoon. It was a beautiful day. Perfect location out on the rooftop. View was spectacular. My son ordered a burger with bacon and blue cheese. It was juicy and absolutely delicious. My daughter ordered a...More

Thank clarkfourfan
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Clarkfourfan, Thank you so much for letting us know of your experience with us. I will definitely look into the French Onion Soup. We hope to have you and your children back again soon. Best Wishes, Dancing Bears Team..

Reviewed July 17, 2018

Large group of us, dinner inside, they have a nice upstairs deck, we choose inside. 2 tables we took up. Deck area had a nice view of "Mirror Lake" Fantastic dinner.. Some Natchos we ate, Lobster rolls, Steak and Salads. Wings were great Fish and...More

Thank Mark D
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mark D, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so happy you enjoyed your experience with us. Every time I see those Fish and Chips... WOW... Thanks again and we hope to have you as our guest again in the future....More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We had two breakfasts and a dinner in this restaurant, food was always good, service was fine twice and not that great once due to the quite unfriendly waitress lady.More

Thank pengemex
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Dear pengemex, Thank you for your review. We are very sorry you had an unfriendly waitress on one of your visits. I know how this kind of experience can put a damper on your day. I will be sure to address with the staff. However...More

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

I called ahead to Dancing Bears Restaurant and talked to one of the chefs, Jeremy. He was excited to make us a totally vegan meal for a reasonable price. That's most of these pictures - beet salad, black bean fritter, ratatouille with saffron cous cous,...More

Thank Sarah L
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Dear Sarah L, Thank you so very much for your review. Jeremy is the best and he, along with his team are always prepared to make whatever changes are needed to accommodate our guest. We are very excited you were able to join us in...More

Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Food was great. I had the ala vodka and it was one of the best ever. The others had pizza and a burger. Everyone was happy with their choices. A most do in Lake placid.

Thank JMPJER
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2018

Dear JMPJER, Thank you for your review. We are happy you enjoyed your meal with us. The ala vodka has been a big hit. Hope to see you again in the future.. Best Wishes The Dancing Bears Team..

Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here during our last night in Lake Placid. There is indoor seating and during nice weather there is seating outdoors on a really nice second floor deck. The menu has some nice selections, and all the food we ordered was pretty good,...More

Thank PVonthemove
HighPeaksResort, Manager at Dancing Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2018

Dear PVonthemove, Thank you for your review, you gave a great description of our dining options. The outdoor deck is very popular with the amazing views. Thanks again.. Best wishes The Dancing Bears Team..

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Minda B
May 25, 2017|
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Response from Rascal1226 | Reviewed this property |
This should be addressed to the business....not a customer. I haven't a clue! Sorry!
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2meemapeepa12
April 13, 2016|
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Response from Mjasen1 | Reviewed this property |
They do have the "Legends Room" above the street side lower restaurant which is also part of the Hotel and you can enter thru the Hotel Lobby as well. The Hotel also does catering for large groups as well, depending on the... More
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gfkjhk
March 21, 2016|
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Response from HighPeaksResort | Property representative |
Hi, Please call Lisa Williamson in our catering department at 518-523-4411 and she can help you. Lori Fitzgerald Director of Sales & Marketing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $40
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2404 Main St, High Peaks Resort, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3300
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-3619
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at High Peaks Resort
Description
The world famous Dancing Bears Restaurant is a favorite spot for dining and celebrating with friends and family in Lake Placid. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Dancing Bears Restaurant features a warm, inviting atmospher, with great views and cozy street-side dining. Conveniently located on Lake Placid's Main Street, Dancing Bears Restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a variety of great all-American foods including our chef's mouth-watering daily specials, Lake Placid's favorite burgers, signature hand-tossed pizzas, and tantalizing dinner selections. The bar features happy hour every day from 4:00p.m.-7:00p.m.
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