Dining at Whiteface

J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines Café and Wine Bar

The Café features fine fare, with a focus on local products in a casual setting at the base of Whiteface Mountain. Situated with an outdoor dining deck and view of the mountain, J Lohr Café is located next to the Cloudsplitter Gondola, just up the stairs. Recently remodeled and upgraded, the bar and dining room together are comfortable and inviting to sit, relax, eat and drink, before and after your day on the mountain. Our summer menu includes casual fare to suit everyone including children, and wines by the glass or bottle. J. Lohr owns vineyards in the Arroyo Seco Appellation of Monterey, in Paso Robles and the Napa Valley. We will pack your meal as a picnic if you'd like to venture to the top on the Cloudsplitter. Open 9:00 a.m. for coffee, lattes, cappuccino, espresso and pastry in the mornings, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (or later) for lunches throughout the summer in conjunction with the Cloudsplitter Gondola Schedule and dinners will be served until 8pm on Saturdays in July and August.  Call 518.946.2174 for dinner details.

2015 Schedule

  • June 26 – July 1
    • Sunday - Wednesday: 9am-4pm
    • Thursday - Saturday: 9am-2pm
  • July 2 – September 7
    • Sunday - Wednesday: 9am-5:30pm
    • Thursday - Saturday: 9am-2pm
  • Closed Sunday July 26 for Ironman
  • September 11 - October 12
    • Sunday - Wednesday: 9am-4pm
    • Thursday - Saturday: 9am-2pm
  • Monday, October 12 | 9am-4pm


Cloudspin Lounge


Enjoy great food and drinks in a fun, festive atmosphere at the base of Whiteface!

2015 Schedule

  • Open June 27 - September 5
  • Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
  • Open from 2pm-9pm
  • Serving food from 3pm-8pm


2015 Rock the Face Summer Schedule 5pm-8pm

  • June 27 - TBA
  • July 4 - TBA
  • July 18 - TBA
  • July 25 - TBA 
  • August 1 - TBA
  • August 8 - TBA
  • August 15 - TBA
  • August 22 - TBA
  • August 29 - TBA


Castle Café

Located at the top of the Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway. 

2015 Schedule

  • May 16 - June 28  |  Saturdays & Sundays from 8:45am-5:30pm
  • Open Monday, May 25 from 8:45am-5:30pm
  • July 1 - October 12  |  Daily from 8:45am-5:30pm
  • Open Monday, October 12 from 8:45am-5:30pm

Winter Dining Service at Whiteface

The way we see it, a good day on the mountain requires good food.
Our six restaurants feature delicious, affordable, energy-boosting food and beverages. Popular brands and regional favorites selected by our culinarians refresh and refuel our guests as they enjoy their day on the mountain. We invite you to savor...

Come visit the Base Camp Market for gourmet soups and Whiteface chili, hand stretched pizza, burritos and enchiladas, carving board specials, deli sandwiches and salads, burgers, chicken tenders and fries. if you want to grab something fast to get back on the mountain or off to more activities, check out our new Grab N' Go options.
Open 8:00 a.m. midweek | Open 7:30 a.m. Weekends & Holidays

This on-mountain cafe is dedicated to true farm to table experiences. Local products and produce are incorporated into many of our exciting offerings, The Cafe is located in the main level of the base lodge. At lunch, enjoy original Adirondack cuisine created with local ingredients by our renound chefs, After a long day of skiing relax and un-wind with an aromatic class of J. Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet or Riverstone Chardonnay. Of course , our decadent desserts will complement any meal or beverage and are a well-deserved treat.
Breakfast 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. | Lunch & Apres Ski 11:00 - Close

After a glorious day of skiing or riding, head into the top level of the Base Lodge for apres ski fare accompanied by your choice of refreshing beverages, the newly remodeled Cloudspin Lounge offers a fine pub menu including wings, nachos and much more. Want a frosty beer? Grab a chilled Bud Light, the sure sign of a good time. Join us on our deck for spectacular mountain views with Friends and family while you enjoy your lunch. And ROCK THE FACE with live music every Saturday.
Open 12:00 p.m. Daily

Located in the Bear Den Lodge, our Black Bear Cafe offers our youngest guests appealing food and beverages that build stamina and energy for fun on the slopes. Start the day off right with a selection of breakfast sandwiches and favorite Minute Maid juices; continue with our daytime choices featuring burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches pizza fries, snacks and a selection of beverages from the Coca-Cola company.
Open Daily 8:00 a.m. (CLOSED FOR THE SEASON)

Want to cozy up to a freshly brewed cup of coffee or glass of J. Lohr wine? Join us at Boule's Bistro located on Mid-Station's lower level where you'll enjoy a leisurely lunch and our scenic views from the mountain. The Bistro will feature butcher block specials hearty soups and stews that will keep you going for a great day on the mountain, Revive your energy for your next great run and grab a refreshing Dasani water on your way out.
Open Daily 11:00 a.m.

Covered in snow and nestled halfway down the mountain is the Mid-Station Lodge where you will find traditional resort fare. Our outdoor deck offers a prime spot to watch slope-side action while refueling with breakfast sandwiches, homemade trail mix and thirst-quenching and mineral replenishing Powerade drinks. Stop here for grilled hamburgers, hot dogs and cheeseburgers to go with your steaming cup of hot cocoa or beer, Before you know it, you'll be ready to hit the black diamond trails
Open Daily 9:00 a.m.