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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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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“truffle fries” (11 reviews)
“burger” (16 reviews)
“halibut” (4 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful room and ambiance but that is all. Not impressed with the menu or food at all. Fried calamari appetizer was mostly breadcrumbs with a few small calamari mixed in ($15)...hubbys steak was fine, nothing special, and my seafood dish was just blah. Serving sizes...More

Thank Dlogo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast every day for the 4 days we stayed here. We ordered off the menu instead of the buffet. Everything was delicious!

Thank Kaasi49
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I celebrated my birthday weekend by treating myself to dinner at Kanu. The dining room was a perfectly decorated Adirondack lodge and our table was close to the veranda so we also had an outdoor view. Our salads and entrees were delicious (halibut with blood...More

Thank merjoe
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We ate on the balcony with a wonderful view. The staff was attentive and friendly. The breakfast spread was terrific. We ate dinner there and were a little let down with the food. For the price it did not meet expectations. Nothing was wrong, per...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

While the food is good, its very expensive with small portions...plenty of other better places to eat with same quality for less.

Thank LanceCS
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Love this lodge but the restaurant wasn’t as impressive. I had the seafood dinner and the fish, clams, and mussels did not taste fresh. It was actually pretty bad. But the steak was good and pasta... a little over cooked but over all not too...More

Thank Lahnnie
Reviewed 18 May 2018

For such a grand room it felt quite cozy and inviting. We had a moderate amount of guests as any given time dining around us, but did not feel as though the place was "packed". The servers were attentive and provided great suggestions for all...More

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Very well appointed Bar with large fireplace and comfy couches enhance the atmosphere of this beautiful room. Tastefully appointed details make this a top notch destination. Only complimented by the excellent food and service. Highly recommended!

Thank SteveDGT
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The restaurant was still decorated for Christmas. It was beautiful. The food was excellent. We had steaks which were among the best we have had. The staff was friendly and the service was excellent.

Thank Barb48664
Reviewed 4 January 2018

want to return here for sure....We will go back with our family. The suite is so clean, so big, and so beautiful.

Thank chewie07675
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Whiteface Inn Ln, Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1275
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-0500
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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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