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Eat 'n Meet Grill and larder

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139 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1490
518-891-3149
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Baltimore, Maryland
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84 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food served by people who see food as the ultimate creative expression. This place is not high brow and is about good food pure and simple. Clearly loved by locals... A tourist would not likely land here-- it is as personal as you can get. Go online around mid day to check the day's menu (sourced locally as possible)... More 

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Thank xandersmom1
Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

This restaurant should be number 1 in Saranac Lake... even in the Lake Placid area. Number 2 does not give justice to the overall experience there. This restaurant is a little shack, with only two tables inside. However you can order and take out. Best is to stay there and chat with the adorable owners. There is no alcohol served... More 

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Schenectady, NY
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

I will admit: when I first walked in, I had NO IDEA how things "worked" here and was a bit flustered. But the smell of the food kept me there. I had stumbled in when they had first opened for the day and the owners kindly explained how things are: you call in or place your order, and then ((gasp))... More 

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Thank debbiechickie5
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

What a find! This place is for sale and it kind of saddens me because it's awesome. The food is great. My husband and I got the burgers, fries, and mac-n-cheese for our children. Our children are picky mac-n-cheese eaters and they loved it. My husband and I ate some too and thought it was so good. We highly recommend... More 

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1 Thank Stacey C
Saranac Lake, New York
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Once again we had a truly great meal. We all loved everything we had; fish-n-chips, gyros, veggie reuben, and smoked corned beef reuben. I found the veggie reuben incredible and the kids loved it too. The best ingredients and time in preparation make it all wonderful. We ordered ahead when I realized it was going to one of those days... More 

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1 Thank Joy C
Ottawa, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

We made a mid winter visit to Saranac, travelling with a dog and unable to leave alone in the hotel room, we decided to get takeout. Ordered over the phone and dropped by to pick up our order. Very friendly visit with the owner. Food ready promptly. We both had Reubens with home prepared pastrami. The best we've ever had,... More 

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Syracuse, NY
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

We called for take-out, and had fantastic meals. I had the Reuben sandwich--a standard from which one normally doesn't expect much, but this one was filled with by far the best smoked corned-beef brisket that I've ever had. The jaeger schnitzel likewise was fantastic, the flavors were terrific, and the portions were particularly generous given the reasonable cost. A great... More 

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Vermilion, Ohio
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156 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

The menu is really good. I had a gyro, but not like the gyro you know. This gyro was more of a chef's gyro and it was very good. Soup was excellent. There are only 3 tables in the restaurant so the main business is take out, but it will be some of the best take out you have ever... More 

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Dublin, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

My wife and I had planned our NE vacation from Ohio carefully with drives and stops along the Finger Lakes, the Adirondack's, The Green Mts of Vermont, The White Mts of NH, Mt Desert Island ME, Cape Ann MA, and the Hudson River Valley. We'd chosen our nightly accommodations, and even our meals, with the help of online reviews that... More 

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Stamford, CT
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

I'm sure the food here is good. Or their is really a high concentration of people with really poor beer saturated taste buds in saranac lake. I walked in to the restaurant with one table taken, and the other empty. The kid behind the grill told me it was a one hour. I immediately felt that I was being racially... More 

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cookwhocares, Owner at Eat 'n Meet Grill and larder, responded to this review

1 hour waits can easily be expected when food is cooked fresh to order, and several people have phoned in their orders. And yes we probably racially profiled you if you were white. Your instincts are spot on. Thank you for your prejudiced review- and for leaving my restaurant. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1490
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saranac Lake
  • Phone Number: 518-891-3149

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?