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Dancing Bears Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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HEALTHY START‏
$8
Fruit Plate
Fresh sliced seasonal pineapple and melon, grapes, and berries
$6
Jar of Yogurt with House Made Granola
Your choice of plain, strawberry or blueberry yogurt
$12
Toasted Bagel with Smoked Salmon
Sliced red onion, chive cream cheese, hard-boiled egg, capers, lettuce, tomato
$6
Irish Steel Cut Oats
Brown sugar, raisins, and cream or milk
MOUNTAIN BREAKFAST PLATTERS
Served with Tater Tots or Home Fries
$12
Eggs Benedict
Poached eggs over Canadian bacon on English muffin topped with hollandaise
$14
Smoked Salmon Benedict
Poached eggs over smoked salmon on English muffin topped with hollandaise
$14
The Lumberjack
Eggs the way you like with bacon or sausage, two flapjacks, French toast or one malted waffle, grilled tomato and asparagus
$15
Huevos Rancheros
Eggs the way you like, flour tortillas, red enchilada sauce, refried beans, salsa, guacamole
$12
Lake House Breakfast Club
Ham, egg, bacon, and cheddar on toasted English muffin, bagel or country bread with lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise
$18
Steak & Eggs
6 oz. New York strip steak, two eggs the way you like, topped with basil hollandaise, served with toast
GOODIES FROM THE GRIDDLE‏
Served with Adirondack Maple Syrup, one topping and two sides.
$10
Adirondack Flapjacks
Stack of three, house made mix
$11
Malted Waffles
America's Favorite Golden Waffle
$11
French Toast
Battered in egg, cream, honey and orange zest
Blueberries in syrup
Strawberries in syrup
Chocolate chips
House made granola
Toppings
FARM HOUSE SPECIALS
Served with your choice of 2 sides.
$12
The Denver Special
Green peppers, onions, ham, tomatoes and NYS cheddar cheese
$14
Tex Mex
Blackened chicken, pepper jack cheese, salsa, guacamole and jalapenos
$12
Smoked Salmon $+4
Your Favorite Omelet
Choose four items:
$12
Eggs your Way
Two eggs, any style
Additional Side $4
Sides
A LITTLE EXTRA‏
$4
One Egg
The way you like it
$4
Toasted English Muffin or Bagel
$4
Cold Cereal Favorites
$5
Side of Fruit
$4
Jar of Yogurt
FOR BEAR CUBS
Hot items served with a choice of bacon or sausage and milk or juice.
$8
Bear Cub Pancake
$8
Baby Bear French Toast
$8
Cub Waffle
$8
Egg and Toast
One egg any style with toast and home fries.
$3
Dry Cereal
Served with milk.
BEVERAGES‏
$3.5
Gevalia Coffee
$3.5
Hot Tea Selection
$3.5
Hot Chocolate
$4
Chocolate Milk
$3
Tall Glass of Milk
$6
Freshly Squeezed OJ
$3.5
Juice
$3
Soda
$9
Bloody Mary or Mimosa
$9
Glass of Sparkling Wine
Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.
Sponsored by: Dancing Bears Restaurant

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Tony is the best!
1. Tony is the best!
"Today Tony was our bartender and served us brunch and he was fantastic"
beachbum60763
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2. Friendly service from Rebecca!
2. Friendly service from Rebecca!
"Food was served quickly, wings were very good indeed!"
JonnyWheels
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3. Linear was the best!
3. Linear was the best!
"Always pleasant and quick to respond to our requests."
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About
Step into the rich history of Dancing Bears Restaurant in Lake Placid and enjoy a modern atmosphere that has been charming visitors to upstate New York since opening over 35 years ago just before Lake Placid hosted its second Winter Olympic Games in 1980. Breakfast, lunch and dinner served daily along with Happy Hour specials.
PRICE RANGE
$20 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American
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
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was simply a convenience visit. We had a credit on our room and were staying in the hotel on a snowy night. I honestly wouldn’t come back otherwise. The wings were okay, not crispy. The duck quesadilla was interesting. My husband’s Reuben was good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Von1287
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love this place and their Happy Hour!! Drinks are inexpensive and the view is great. Outside patio is awesome when the weather is good.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank nilag2007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't know what it is in LP, but the service is really slow/disinterested no matter what restaurant I've eaten in! Food here is fine/average. Great location on Main Street, although parking is a bear. Salads were fresh, but balsamic dressing was tasteless. Pretzel appetizer...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Terriergirl
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

So convenient! Good breakfast, great coffee and if you’re staying in the hotel why overthink it? Very good service and typical prices for Lake Placid.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank EllenT116
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

Looking for a quick but decent meal. Though busy I was seated right away at a high top. Wait staff came right away. Beer selection was limited for one who likes craft beer. Food selection was ok but not too many light options. I had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jbedfordd
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Had a great priced happy hour 3-7pm. $2 beers, $4 well drinks. Didn’t eat there, but menu and food coming out of the kitchen looked good. Nice view of the Main Street out the windows so can watch what is going on downtown.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank KellyS121
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We have been here at least 15 times. The food is consistently good, and the service is excellent. The menu has a nice variety, and the chili is incredible.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David L
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

I have a gluten allergy so I am always a bit limited to what I can order. Their menu is pretty limited, specifically for gluten iSsues. We tried ordering 4 different menu items, all of which they were “out of”. We ended up just getting...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank cna216
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Had a good family lunch with wife and 7&8 year old daughters. A little pricey for kids meals. If you can get a seat by the windows there are beautiful sights of Mirror Lake. Worth a stop.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Towanda_Native
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely horrible staff and service! With all of the wonderful restaurants in the town, please do yourself a favor and don’t waste your time here.

Date of visit: December 2018
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412mindab
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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troll948
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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