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Downhill Grill

74 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1708
+1 518-891-3663
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (27 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
“beef brisket” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
74 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1708
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were in Saranac lake overnight and decided to stop in for dinner. It looked like there was a good crowd. The bar very crowded which made the dining room very loud. I was not overly impressed with my chimichanga I ordered. But the steaks...More

Thank Taurus1072
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Downhill Grill had great food, good selection, and pleasant service. Thought it was a bit pricey for a child's meal that wasn't even eaten.

Thank lov2step
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family friendly place with great food and reasonable prices. Friendly and attentive wait staff. Would absolutely visit again.

Thank Megan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really nice. People who work here are really nice. Food was tasty and reasonably priced. You will enjoy visiting here. Only setback is they don’t carry any local craft beers only UBU ale, brewed in Utica NY. I give this restraunt my...More

Thank dbishop7
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Been here five times. Always good food and friendly service. The chimichanga is a winner and very affordable.

Thank John S
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I had a crabcake which was pretty good. The baked potato was a little plain. All with all a nice meal and a good atmosphere!

Thank Goedele V
Reviewed 23 July 2018

My wife and I dined here for supper recently and enjoyed the meal very much. It took a little time to be waited on after being seated but it was busy that evening. Anyhow, the food was delicious and the atmosphere was nice. We enjoyed...More

Thank Joe K
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I recommend their burgers—even if you order the burger well done (and, to their credit, they do actually serve it well done, including crispy bacon), it’s still juicy and delicious. The sweet potato fries are good, as is the poutine. The nachos are not bad...More

Thank conferencetrip31
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Arrived at 8, left at 9:20, receiving only our drinks. No complicated orders - chicken sandwich, house chicken salad, soup, chili. Waitress was apologetic, but could offer no explanation and no estimate of when, if?, food might appear. No one in our group had ever...More

Thank PhillySandy
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I thought the food was good here but it did take awhile for the staff to make it. We were staying in the hotel nearby and came here twice. We obviously enjoyed it enough to come here twice.

Thank Ashton W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-1708
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saranac Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 518-891-3663
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