Dining Around Lake Placid

Caffe Rustica
Caffe Rustica offers a unique and casual dining experience tucked away on the outskirts of the Olympic Village. Offering elegant European fare in a warm inviting atmosphere. This family-owned restaurant prides itself on only using the freshest ingredients. The menu consists of freshly prepared pasta dishes, wood fired oven pizzas, hand cut filet mignon, innovative salads and homemade desserts. Caffe Rustica also has surprise daily features that are freshly prepared by our chefs using seasonally available ingredients. Serving lunch Tuesday-Friday 11:30-3pm. Dinner Sunday-Thursday 5-9pm and Friday-Saturday 5-10pm.
1936 Saranac Avenue #105, Lake Placid, NY 12946
(518) 523-7511
Mexican food with an Irish flare. For 15 years we have been serving Mexican food with a different flavor. Try one of over 150 Tequilas, one of the best selections in the East! Desperados makes their own bottled hot sauces. Try to beat the Leprechaun if you dare. If not into Tequila, try one of our four draft beers. Affordable prices with fun for all.
2090 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, NY 12946
(518) 523-1507
Milano North
Milano North Northern Italian Bistro features wood oven fired pizzas, homemade pastas and charcoal grilled entrees. Located in the heart of Lake Placid Village, and adjacent to parking, the restaurant has beautiful views of Whiteface, Mount Marcy and all of downtown. Milano North is a family friendly restaurant with children's menus, an extensive wine by the glass list, local draft beers, a seasonal patio and a beautiful dining room. Perfect for large parties or cozy dinners for two. Come discover the "Best Italian In Town".
2490 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Lake Placid, NY 12946
(518) 523-3003
Villa Vespa
Following a full day of activities on the ski trails, why not have your dinner waiting for you? At Villa Vespa Pasta Company, you can order ahead or come in to choose your family size dinner. Select from soups, salads and breads to go with your lasagna with homemade noodles to the many chicken dishes available. Let us do the cooking for you. Prices range from $8 - $11 per person. Also available, gift baskets, decorative boxes and gift certificates. Visit us at or tripadvisor .com.
2250 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946
(518) 523.9789   |   (877) 291-9283