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The Lake House

135 Maple Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8735
+1 631-666-0995
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
135 Maple Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8735
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and service. Always has great specials. Loved the S’mores dessert! Bar Menu excellent as well.

Thank 5marishan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yesterday afternoon my daughter and I went to the Lake House based on terrific reviews. The setting on the great South Bay was beautiful and the service was good but the food was unremarkable and bland. I had the grilled chicken baguette with grilled zucchini,...More

Thank emorcerf1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently held a business Dinner meeting at The Lakehouse and my guests absolutely loved the dinner. The food is delicious and the service was very good. My one issue was with dessert which took way too long to serve...so long that my guests actually...More

Thank Alicia G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tiny Lake House that was once on a lake in Brightwaters has moved to the dock in Bay Shore where the building is sizeable and with a lovely view of the water and activity at the marina. My husband and I celebrated our anniversary...More

Thank LongIslandMabel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the old Lakehouse a few times and grew a soft spot for it. So, it moved to Bayshore and we followed along. I can’t say we go frequently: we go on special occasions plus we live further west making it less likely to...More

Thank echo4bravo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was delicious and the setting by the water was beautiful. Try to get a seat close to the water

Thank 58GBK58
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We had early reservations on a Sunday night. We had heard such great reviews we were very excited! Upon entering the restaurant it was still relatively quiet ,we were seated at a table with bench seating next to a couple already seated. We were so...More

1  Thank bbonniemohr
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Late spring dinner.. we decided to go for a drive on the Island.. and drive usually is spelled ‘d-i-n-n-e-r’… 34 miles along the highways and byways on a Friday evening after work ~ but then again, it’s our 28th Anniversary, and we thought we should...More

1  Thank Alok J
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night, arrived early for our reservation, and were seated immediately. Service and ambiance were excellent. Food and beverages were also beyond criticism. One thing I noted ( and this is a little thing but it means a lot ) is that...More

Thank Ellen K
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Have been going here for awesome brunches since before they moved to new location by the ferry terminal. Recently had the opportunity to have dinner there on two separate occasions and was extremely impressed with the imaginative and well prepared menu and great service. We...More

Thank john l
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Merrie M
22 June 2018|
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Response from justblu | Reviewed this property |
Unforgettable! Do it!!! You won't regret it. Plan ahead. Have a blessed delivery!
Ronnie Beth R
25 April 2017|
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Response from JoAV606 | Reviewed this property |
This is a fine dinning restaurant, I would say business casual is fine.
Adriana S
16 April 2017|
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Response from devonlad42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are some vegetarian choices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Maple Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8735
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Bay Shore
  • Phone Number: +1 631-666-0995
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