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The Shack

4944 Lake Shore Dr, Bolton Landing, NY 12814-7758
+1 518-240-6007
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible18%
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4944 Lake Shore Dr, Bolton Landing, NY 12814-7758
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

I ate in The Shack during my holidays several times. The food is prepared with love, every dish I've tried was very tasty and very cheap comparing to some other places in the neighborhood. Atmosphere an the view for a lake just make you gain...More

Thank agatas940
Reviewed 2 October 2016

First time breakfast customer here. Feta cheese and tomato omelet; cooked perfectly, came with real fresh cut potato homefries (skins on) quartered, grilled and seasoned to perfection. Whole wheat toast also above average, not your typical paper thin slice of greasy bread.They even through in...More

Thank jellybellyman4
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a late breakfast on our way home from a week long trip. We had our meal on the terrace on a sunny day. The food was excellent!!! Best blueberry pancakes ever. The staff and owner were very friendly.

Thank jlmiss
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This was my first time at the Shack and had breakfast. Wow, wow wow was that good. Had the ham steak with eggs. The eggs were perfectly over easy. The ham steak was tasty and done right. The home fries were seasoned and with crispy...More

Thank CentralTravelor
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We would go back to the shack again for sure! Great for families or couples. Sat outside on the deck. I had the crab stuffed lobster special and my husband had steak - both were excellent! I had a question about the lobster special so...More

Thank Teachindance
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We ate by candlelight a crab meat stuffed Maine lobster that was so good, I could have eaten 2 of them. Fresh baked bread done on site...vegetables seasoned to perfection, and salad greens as fresh as one can find. This was an epic meal. One...More

Thank Christopher J
Reviewed 16 August 2016

A well-planned and diverse menu, including nice choices of beef cuts and the overwhelming favorite among the locals -- a very affordable broiled lobster -- makes The Shack a slam-dunk among a selection of Bolton eateries that's threatening to become somewhat stale. A charming interior...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I know accidents happen but owner should have at least given us our meals for free or reduced the bill amount. This is what happened. Waitress spilled tray of 5 sodas all over me. She was apologetic. I understand accidents happen but owner did not...More

Thank amyrdh1
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped for breakfast at 9am on a weekday. The women who served us seemed disturbed she had to seat us. The server forgot to bring our coffees so after 10 minutes, after waving a few time to get someone's attention, I had to walk into...More

Thank rpnoirjean
Reviewed 16 July 2016

This seems to be one of the few places in Bolton Landing that you can get a glimpse of the lake while eating. Lunch was good, prices were reasonable, and service was attentive. We ate outside on the patio.

Thank Luvocean3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4944 Lake Shore Dr, Bolton Landing, NY 12814-7758 (Formerly Frank's Snack Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bolton Landing
  • Phone Number: +1 518-240-6007
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