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“What a dinner!”

The Inn at Erlowest Restaurant
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Ranked #13 of 164 Restaurants in Lake George
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $55
Cuisines: American, French, Steakhouse, Contemporary
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Good for: Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Locally inspired farm to table cuisine located in a 19th century Queen Ann mansion on the shores of Lake George NY. Enjoy fine dining and eloquent lodging in 10 unique suites that match the style of the Inn.
Reviewed September 20, 2013

The food was amazing, excellent atmosphere and the staff is extremely attentive. This is worth the drive and the cost. This was one of the best meals we have had in 10 years.

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Thank Scott H
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Reviewed August 22, 2013

OK, I hesitated to share this because I wanted to keep it all to myself, but if you are in the Lake George area, SKIP the Sagamore and eat HERE. The chef is very talented, and if you appreciate food the way my husband and I do, you will not be disappointed. I can't comment on the previous chef, but the reviews stating that the food is "ok" or " not great" are simply not true. Do not confuse creativity in presentation with excellent cooking. Reservations are a must, as they have about 10 tables. The atmosphere reminds me of our trip to England, quiet and sophisticated, and the service quick and very friendly. Our server was very knowledgable about the chef's specials. I had the sea bass, which was done to perfection seared and a little crisp on the edge, creamy in the center. My husband had the lamb duet, which looked delicious (pink in the center), and smelled wonderful, and he said was delicious. You will not get a lot of rice/pasta/potato fillers here, so come for the flavors, not the quantity, although, the portions are ample :).
If you come on a Friday or Saturday, there WILL be a wedding reception in progress, it's how they make money here, but once party heads in doors, you will barely be able to hear them, and you won't see them either. End your meal on the terrace, by the fire in the cooler months, watching the sunset.
You won't get away cheaply, so save this for special occasions, but it is worth saving.

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Thank Mzadvntre
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Reviewed July 28, 2013

Attended a wedding here this July. Everything was gorgeous, food was good, staff was good. We had a wonderful time. The views are great.

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Reviewed July 27, 2013

The view is just beautiful.. The food is good. Not great. Dessert was very good .had a chocolate decedent cake.. All and all the place is very nice.has a bit of an mildew smell.not my cup of tea. Very expensive

Thank Ginger L
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Reviewed July 16, 2013

The new chef is good, but not up to the high creative standards set by Ken Lingle, the previous executive chef. The portions are a little precious given the high prices, especially the appetizers,, and well-prepared but not innovative. The duck breast and veal cheeks were excellent, but the double lamb chops were stringy and undercooked.
The setting, however, made it all worthwhile - a spectacular view over the Queen of American Lakes!

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Thank JerryM
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