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pamE Apr 14, 2009 05:16 AM

Will be traveling to Lake George, NY, for a romantic getaway in a few weeks. Looking for ideas for restaurants, upscale and modern with a "vibe," and great food. Am I dreaming that we would find such a place in this area?

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    paddab Jul 12, 2011 02:07 PM

    Here are some our our favorites,
    Brunettos rt 9 warrensburg 518.623.1041 call first
    we also love the farm house at the top of the world and have had a good meal at the gristmill in warrensburg.
    also, OP Fredricks in chestertown on loon lake has a great casual bar good basic food nothing fancy, it seems to be were all the locals eat

    1. financialdistrictresident Apr 17, 2009 04:04 AM

      pamE, I think you're dreaming. . . We did find a few decent lunch places in Quensbury and on the Lake heading toward The Sagamore. We went to The Inn at Erlowest for New Year's Eve and for the price point were not impressed. If you are willing to venture off the Lake you will find much better food in Saratoga Springs. Bloomer's and The Wine Bar are my personal favorites.

      www.thesaratogalife.com

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        CindyK Apr 18, 2009 09:01 AM

        I agree ^.

        "upscale and modern with a "vibe," and great food"

        LOL -- it's the ADIRONDACKS silly!

        My favorite place near there is Davidson Bros. Brewery. But, oh, no, NOT upscale or modern...

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          jspear Apr 20, 2009 11:53 AM

          That's in Glens Falls, not near at all. Might as well send them to Friends Lake Inn. We liked the Gristmill in Warrensburg also....

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          financialdistrictresident Jul 10, 2011 05:32 AM

          Sadly, Bloomer's is now closed . . .

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          Jon1856 Apr 16, 2009 10:19 AM

          Here is a thread you may have missed as the title was The Lake:
          http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/6057...

          1. jaylhorner Apr 16, 2009 08:42 AM

            Try the Inn at Erlowest.

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              financialdistrictresident Apr 17, 2009 04:02 AM

              Dale Miller left the Inn at Erlowest . . .

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              MRS Apr 16, 2009 08:37 AM

              What about taking a ride to Bolton's Landing. There are some nice places along the main street and The Sagamore, of course
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                annrudy Apr 23, 2009 09:25 AM

                We ate at Mister Browns Pub at the Sagamore which was casual but had a nice vibe and an interesting menu with good food. A walk on the grounds of the Sagamore afterwards is very romantic.

              2. Chris VR Apr 14, 2009 06:45 AM

                We absolutely loved Farmhouse Restaurant at Top of the World when we were in Lake George last summer. http://www.topoftheworldgolfresort.co...

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                  pamE Apr 14, 2009 06:54 AM

                  Chris, thanks so much for the recommendation, and for sending the link. It looks great.

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