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Pan Dolce - CLOSED

2166 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1181
+1 518-302-5005
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
18 Feb 2015
17 Dec 2014
“Comfortable but chic with delicious food and good service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
2166 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1181
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Reviewed 1 July 2013 via mobile

When downtown LP was overrun by visitors, we stopped here (just around the corner from town and next to McDonalds) and got an outdoor table in their cute garden area. Loved the BLT with thin slices of apple and cheddar. Original and delicious. Restaurant is...More

1  Thank Lady_Jane_PI
Pan D, General Manager at Pan Dolce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear Lady_Jane_PI, Thank you for your very kind comments and for taking the time to "venture off Main street" ; visit with us, and let us know about your experience. I have passed on your comments to Chef Chris and his team and I agree...More

Reviewed 30 June 2013

We ate here our first night in Lake Placid. Great food - we each had different kinds of burgers. Homemade salad dressing and yummy dessert menu. Different kinds of food with a bit of an upscale feel. Also, really liked the garden and outdoor dining...More

1  Thank TravelerLAA
Pan D, General Manager at Pan Dolce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear Lisa A, We are so appreciative to read your very kind comments and thank you for "getting" Chef Chris' s, "Casual Gourmet" style of cooking. We all agree with you about all of his homemade dressing's as well! You should try his Mac &...More

Reviewed 30 June 2013

The dinners were all very, very good: ahi tuna steak, filet mignon and salmon. The kids Mac n cheese was delicious, too. Small servings but ample for a meal. The booth seating was comfy and everything seemed very new. The place didn't have much in...More

1  Thank bt_dot_com
Pan D, General Manager at Pan Dolce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear braddottc.com, On behalf of the entire team at Pan Dolce, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your dinners. We are truly gratified to be able to serve you and look forward to doing so in the future. We are a new team...More

Reviewed 27 June 2013

We ordered the penne pasta bolognese, a hamburger, house salad with their avocado dressing and their dreamy latte that had a perfect swirl! The restaurant has a very elegant and simple decor. The service was outstanding! I hope this business prospers!More

1  Thank MidwestTraveler7
Pan D, General Manager at Pan Dolce, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2013

Dear MidwestTraveler7, We are delighted to read your very kind comments and thank you for taking the time to let us know what a great experience you had with us. We have already passed on your comments to Chef Chris and I am especially glad...More

Reviewed 5 June 2013

Pan Dolce is a place you might drive by because it is next door to McDonalds, but you would be missing the best meal you'll have in Lake Placid if you don't take opportunity to explore this gem. You won't be getting a view (although...More

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 26 May 2013

This reviewer had the fish chowder and the pasta bolognese. Everything was very tasty and the waiter was very attentive and polite. The entrees come with a nice salad. The atmosphere could use a little cozier appearance. But they do serve lunch and according to...More

1  Thank ppipub
Reviewed 17 March 2013

We had a very early dinner here, so the place was rather empty. The decor was very attractive and the bathrooms clean. Our server was attentive without hovering. They were very willing to accommodate our kids food preferences. The salads were outstanding. The fries weren't...More

Thank Bohlcore
Reviewed 8 March 2013 via mobile

Our waitress was totally attentive while being totally relaxed. Well spoken, sweet, accomidating, and very good with our kids. An excellent atmosphere with a contemporary look. Kids meals were good enough to serve to adults in their taste, and presentation. Happy to have some healthy...More

Thank WheelieDrop
Reviewed 3 March 2013

Was at this restaurant Pan Dolce on 3/1/13... Was a Wonderful dinner. presentation was grea , service great , Entertainment Wonderful also... Thank You for a Wonderful dinner and atmosphere... :)

Thank nurseeo
Reviewed 23 February 2013

Pancake was large but crumbled apart when cut it. The hollandaise sauce was made from scratch on the eggs Benedict but it broke, meaning it was lumpy with the oil not emulsified with the egg. The waffle was good. It wasn't crowded. The music in...More

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  • Address: 2166 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1181
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-302-5005
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Pan Dolce, meaning “sweet bread” in Italian, is a full service restaurant located just beyond the hustle and bustle of Main Street in Lake Placid.Our menu offers a selection of seasonal dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We pride ourselves in creating a casual gourmet experience with high standards of quality, service and convenience. All of our tempting dishes are crafted in our kitchen using carefully selected local ingredients.We braise, roast, poach, boil and bake all our own meats, poultry, and breads. Enjoy our distinctive, spacious, Eco-friendly, restaurant - designed with natural materials and a contemporary feel. Pan Dolce welcomes families, friends and groups of all sizes.
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