From Our Editors
A well-known Italian restaurant in Lake Placid, Northwoods Inn is the perfect location for wonderful pasta and tasty seafood. It's a favorite spot for visitors looking for a pleasant waitstaff and fantastic service.
Defined by its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when the New York weather cooperates. There's not really a recommended attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, only cash is accepted, so you'll definitely want to swing by the ATM beforehand. Glancing at the menu prices, you can definitely dine for less than $20 per person, and can probably get in and out somewhere in the $10-to-$15 range, if you try.
Upon arrival, see if you can try the bread or the sauce, since either one is sure to make an impression. In terms of the restaurant itself, it's been tabbed as a nice option for doing business and special occasions, in addition to entertaining clients and families with children. Along with its outdoor seating arrangements, it's one of the few dog-friendly restaurants in the area and if you're in a hurry, you can always take advantage of the convenient take-out menu. Or, if you just want to pop in for a beverage, the restaurant does have a pretty decent selection at its bar.
A highly-regarded option for dinner, Northwoods Inn is definitely a good call. The food, in general, is "delicious" and "good." Also, its portions are known to be "healthy," while the atmosphere is "excellent," and the meal is "great." Visitors to the restaurant have access to a private lot nearby or can park on the street. Should you prefer to pedal over there, bicycle parking's also provided.