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Kanu Lounge

7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
+1 518-523-0500
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“truffle fries” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (16 reviews)
“venison” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on a few occasions. The room is charming with fireplaces and a friendly bar. But the food quality is not that of a luxury resort. The fries were soggy, the lauded pizzas went mostly uneaten and the salad was unimpressive. The best...More

Thank NewYorkNYMom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner in the Kanu Lounge on two occasions. Food was consistently of high-quality and flavorful, impressing my husband, the at-home chef and 'food critic' when dining out. Wait staff was very friendly and attentive. The ambiance of the lodge decor and the view...More

Thank Sunshine4650
Reviewed 10 July 2017

You should stop to see this place if you are in Lake Placid. It is an extremely beautiful lodge. I would love to stay there. The food is also very good. Pricey. But worth the visit. We spent $150 for two entrees, one appetizer, and...More

Thank Cindy Z
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I love the variety on the menu this year. Everything from sliders, tacos to steaks. I enjoyed the soup du jour and the ceasar salad.

Thank wandalust2015
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We had dinner here the first evening of our stay. Chose this over the main dining room as this one had the more casual menu items we wanted. The dining room's comfortable, with big hand crafted rustic wooden chairs and tables. We had fish and...More

Thank paxa
Reviewed 12 June 2017

My husband and I went here for his birthday dinner. For the prices they charge and the way the restaurant was described, we expected it to be great. It was a huge disappointment. I will say the restaurant itself is beautiful, very impressive room with...More

1  Thank Tina Q
Reviewed 6 June 2017

food was awesome. staff are great. very casual. whatever you needed and they make sure you are satisfied.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The lodge atmosphere was outstanding. The menu was varied and the dishes we had were very well done. Service was great.

Thank WTPArmonk
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend the truffle fries. Burger and salmon were both very tasty The brownie ice cream sandwich was unique and delicious. Thin brownie outside with ice cream inside and encrusted with tiny chocolate chips

Thank Aliveguy
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I stopped into Kanu for a drink and to meet a friend. I've been to Lake Placid a number of times, but never to Kanu. I'm a fan of bourbon/rye cocktails, particularly the traditional ones, and the bartender at Kanu made me the best Old-Fashioned...More

Thank eluper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$40
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
    (86)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-0500
  • E-mail
Description
Join executive Chef Adam Bechard and the culinary team in Kanu for their take on eclectic New American cuisine; seasonal ingredients with a union of flavors complimented by a distinct presentation.
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