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Generations

2543 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946
+1 518-837-5052
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
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Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2543 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great food, great value
"This was a suprise gem"
WanderingCanadian33
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2. Great Service with a View
"We had a wonderful breakfast here. Very pretty view of the lake"
Jody W
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3. Generations was awesome.
"Staff was wonderful. Food was excellent"
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1 - 10 of 516 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting breakfast menu options. I got the stuffed bell pepper with eggs and potatoes. It was a nice reconstruction of an bell pepper omelet. It was paired with a pesto hollandaise sauce. It was a really nice combination. It came with the maple walnut bread...More

Thank mayjal
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We would recommend this place. The food was excellent and view of Mirror lake was nice! Service was great too. Conveniently located in the middle of town.More

Thank KayKeagy
Natasha H, Manager at Generations, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind review of Generations Tap & Grill. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal as well as our spectacular view. Hopefully we will see you, again! Natasha Holderied General Manager Generations Tap &...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the hotel (The Golden Arrow) and this is the hotel restaurant. We loved the food at Generations so much we ate most of our meals here. The quality of the food, the quality of the presentation, and the service were first...More

Thank SkateSand
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We stopped in for a birthday gathering. The staff was very accommodating. They didn't mind the mix of just drinks and light apps. It really is a great place to sit and watch the people passing up and down the street.

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Just stoped in for lunch, was not planned Simple Choice we were not to hungry Ordered Soup and the 716 appetizer (buffalo chicken dip) It was excellent as were the wine and beer Did you notice I ordered soup when server brought the appetizer no...More

2  Thank jerseytraveler027
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed eating on the patio overlooking the main street. Our waiter, John, was very attentive and friendly. Salad with beef tenderloin was fresh and turkey on rye with sauerkraut was different and tasty.

Thank Tailwag15
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We had a wonderful breakfast here. Very pretty view of the lake. Food was fantastic and our server Meghan everything you would want in a server. This young lady ran a ways down Main Street to give me my gloves I had left on a...More

Thank Jody W
Natasha H, Manager at Generations, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for your excellent review of Generations Tap & Grill. We are thrilled to hear of your experience and we hope to see you again, soon! Natasha Holderied General Manager Generations Tap & Grill

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Had one dinner at this restaurant. Meal was ok, but not outstanding. The second night of our visit, the restaurant was taken over by the 'hockey tournament' that was in town for the weekend.More

Thank Willow3224
Natasha H, Manager at Generations, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for your review of our restaurant. I do apologize if our restaurant did seem overwhelming with the hockey tournament dinner. We do have meal plans for these groups throughout most weekends in the winter. As our hosts are all trained to let our...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Belly up to the bar to get a drink. The bar tenders were responsive and friendly. Prices ok. Good beer choices.More

Thank sealbeachtraveler
Natasha H, Manager at Generations, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for your review of Generations Tap & Grill. We’re happy to hear you enjoyed our friendly bar staff as well as all of our beer choices. I do apologize if the bar crowd seemed a bit too loud; it is happy hour, after...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Had lunch here which was very good. Service was good. We ordered a german dip which was roast beef and a Rachel which was turkey, sauerkraut and cheese. Both sandwiches were delicious.

Thank Jim M
Natasha H, Manager at Generations, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for dining with us at Generations Tap & Grill. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your delicious sandwiches as well as the service by our friendly staff. Cheers! Natasha Holderied General Manager Generations Tap & Grill

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11 March 2016|
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Response from Natasha H | Property representative |
Hello, I am very sorry to hear that you did not receive a response on your review. I have answered each and every review since I began my position last August; I cannot speak for previous managers. I am unsure of which... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2543 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-837-5052
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Description
Generations is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu feature many foods that are grown and raised locally. Our goal is to keep it as local and fresh as possible, showcasing the many wonderful farms and products that are grown, raised and cultivated in New York's Adirondack region.
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