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Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill

££ - £££American, ,
11 School St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3663
+1 518-523-4446
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Grill
££ - £££
11 School St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3663
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

7 of us went for dinner on a busy Sunday evening. The staff was very accomadating in finding us a table quickly. Our waitress was very attentive keeping our drinks filled and the TV on our preferred channel. We had a variety of food and...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food is not worth mentioning - greasy fare, cold fries- but the place is easy and handy when fancier restaurants in Main Street are full or have a ridiculous wait (yes you, Smoking Signal). With 3 teen boys this was the right place for...More

Thank AstridGO
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Astrid, I'm pleased you stopped by, but I'm sorry if you were underwhelmed by the food. We take pride in serving top-notch pub style fare, so your feedback is surprising -- hope you'll give us another chance to impress you. Sincerely, Nick

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Lake Placid this past weekend for a hockey tournament. We scheduled this tournament last minute so I wasn't sure what I could get for a reservation for nearly 40 people on a busy Friday night in Lake Placid! After calling a few...More

Thank bromano3
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Brandi, Again it was great to have you all! I'm pleased the evening was a win, and I appreciate you taking the time to leave us such a great review -- hope you'll find yourselves back our way again! Till then, Nick

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great meal and wonderful service by Kelly who waited on us and made us feel at home. Pasta fagioli was excellent and steaks were cooked perfectly. Save room for the delicious molten lava chocolate cake.

Thank JAPagnani
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the compliments! I'll be sure to pass them on to Kelly and the rest of the team. Come see us again soon for some more of that pasta fagioli and molten lava cake! Till then, Nick

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really simple local bar with friendly staff to grab some food and watch as much sport as you can handle!! We were there for a couple of the American Football games so the place was rocking!!

Thank Millar_in_Asia
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was so great to have you! Thanks for the compliments. We're so pleased you enjoyed yourselves, and we hope you'll be back our way for another game sometime. Till then, Nick

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was good Portions were good (our party of four two male teens) we all finished everything and were full. Booth we sat in needed new cushions in it as sank and felt wires. Was informed by wife that Bathroom was less than desirable in...More

Thank like2cruise4
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the stars! It's good to hear you were impressed with the food. We appreciate the feedback as well as the compliments, and we hope to have you and the family back again soon. Till then, Nick

Reviewed 19 December 2017

If your looking for a beer, some good cheer and sports bar type atmosphere than this is a place to visit. Very large portions of food, tasty. We took half of our food away with us. The service was good, but some hygiene would have...More

Thank MelNew14
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2017

It's good to hear you were a fan of the food, but I'm sorry if you could have been more impressed overall. Cleanliness is something we take seriously around here (and that includes hygiene), so your feedback is concerning. I'll be sure to keep it...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

If you need a spot with lots of TV's and a staff willing to put any game on for you, this is a good spot to choose. Staff was very helpful, had microbrews to choose from and fairly standard sports bar fare. Friendly staff made...More

Thank PennStateParent
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thanks for the kind words. I'm happy you enjoyed watching the game with us! It's great to hear that the staff made an impression as well. Till next time, Nick Planty, Owner

Reviewed 15 October 2017

We ended up in Lake placid on a very rainy day. After walking the town we looking for a late lunch early dinner and stumbled on this awesome place. Food was very good as were the prices and staff. Can't wait to go back.

Thank Joni M
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

We're thrilled you found us, Joni! I'm pleased to hear everything was on point -- from the food to the service. Thanks for taking the time to show your support -- we can't wait to have you back either. Warmly, Nick Planty, Owner

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Great burgers, sandwiches, and soups and salads. Always a lot to watch on all of their many televisions. Great mix of locals and tourists. Have to try the jalapeno cheddar soup!!

Thank Scott B
Nicholas P, Owner at Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

It's great having regulars like you, Scott! Thanks very much for the kind words. We can't wait to have you back soon for some jalapeno cheddar soup! Cheers Nick Planty, Owner

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Jennifer D
29 December 2017|
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Response from MelNew14 | Reviewed this property |
yes, they actually had a group of families and friends there with children the night we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 School St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3663
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-4446
  • E-mail
Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill is Lake Placid's best places to go when wanting to watch your favorite team play. Not only do we have an ample amount of TV's, but we also have some of the juiciest hamburgers, hot sandwiches, and delicious wings in the area. Wiseguys is here to provide our guests with an entertaining night complete with delicious food, cold drinks, and all the sports you could want. Stay late and enjoy live music from local bands and live DJs. Our full-service bar is here to provide you with cold brews and choice cocktails. Our kitchen will be pumping out our infamous wings, juicy hamburgers, chicken wraps, and of course, the Cuban sandwich. Come to Wiseguys Sports Bar & Grill where you will always be greeted at the door and keep you entertained all night.
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