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US$6 - US$29
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American, Bar
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Sponsored by: Generations

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Farm Fresh Food
1. Farm Fresh Food
"Diverse menu of tasty options"
Jim C
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2. Friendly Staff
2. Friendly Staff
"Cassandra was great"
pardyfamily
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3. Great Views
3. Great Views
"What a great outdoor spot"
Jim C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This pretty and clean restaurant had good food and beer list. The service was attentive and friendly!

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 7 June 2021

Delicious!!!!! We ate at other restaurants, but kept returning to Generations because the food is excellent. It was even better than the highly rated The View. Blueberry pancakes were amazing. Loved the chicken wrap, pizza, everything was delish!

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Compared with other places in town, very reasonable drinks. They maintain quite a bit of distance between tables, staff were very pleasant and upbeat. Food was very good, esp breakfast .

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and well spaced out tables made us feel more at ease in these crazy times. The staff were super friendly and helpful. The burgers are top notch as was everything we tried. Well done for the friendly staff, cleanliness, food quality and well...spaced out dining.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As always when staying at golden arrow we dine at generations. Food is always great, and they go ABOVE and beyond for our daughter who suffers from food allergies. The chef made her meal tailored to her needs (she wanted a burger) made sure it...was cooked separately, used a safe bun, and even made her special bacon on the side that wasn’t prepared yet because she wanted a bacon burger! Special unseasoned baked potato, thank you to whoever the chef was New Year’s Eve! It’s always so nice when someone actually cares. We will always keep coming back to generations for years to come!!!More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant on the Main Street. Lake placid lacks choice in food. Went there for lunch and loved my Jack rabbit salad.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right in the center of town, with water view. Casual with excellent big warm pretzels and loved the “German Cuban” sandwich. Really tasty! Delicious French onion soup. Nice craft beers on tap. Nice service too!

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 7 December 2021 via mobile

The food Was fresh, well prepared, properly presented and delicious. the service was very prompt and pleasant. The atmosphere was a bit bland but to their credit social distancing was achieved. Most importantly EVER STAFF MEMBER WORE A MASK!!! This was a huge plus, thank...you!!! We have to take our masks off to eat, thus putting ourselves at risk, you wearing your mask makes a huge difference in protecting us.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 21 November 2021

What a great place to eat. We were visiting from Las Vegas. Family of 6 and there was something for everyone. Happy hour was great... The wings were awesome. Never had poutine like that before but the kids loved them. Everyone was happy with the...food. Large portions. We sat outside on the patio and the atmosphere and weather were perfect. I wish I could remember our servers name, but he was very nice and personable. We will definitely eat there again on our trip back next year.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 26 October 2021 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised when we stumbled in to eat some dinner while exploring the Main St area. Unique and tasty options to choose from - you will not be disappointed!! Beautiful ambiance, great food, and great location! The German onion soup was delicious and...we really enjoyed the pretzel buns.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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They did during the summer.
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I had a terrible experience when I went this past December. They did respond to my negative review.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Generations

Yes, Generations offers takeaway services.

Generations is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4