Enjoy a Drink at Lake Placid’s Local Hot Spot
The Cottage Restaurant and Cafe is situated directly on the shore of Mirror Lake, and offers spectacular views of the the Great Range of the Adirondack High Peaks. The Cottage is a fun place to hang out, both summer and winter, and features food and drink options sourced from across the Lake Placid region.
Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations are not taken.
Open 11:00am – 9:00pm daily
- Cup 6.75
- Bowl 8.75
- Cup 7.75
- Bowl 10.75
- 6 for $18
- 12 for $36
Jumbo Shrimp served with a lemon wedge and cocktail sauce.
Served with vegetables and pita.
Buffalo Chicken Dip
Served with toasted baguette and corn chips
Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Our homemade recipe served with toasted bread and corn chips.
Chef’s selection of 3 cheeses, fruit, flat bread crackers and baguette. Add cured meats for 5.00
Chipotle Caesar Salad
Greens, bleu cheese crumbles, apple wood smoked bacon, red onion, sundried tomatoes, and garlic croutons served with a homemade chipotle Caesar dressing. Add Chicken: $6 Shrimp: $9
Cottage House Salad
Greens, dried cranberries, heirloom cherry tomatoes, sweet and spicy almonds and aged cheddar. Served with a homemade maple balsamic dressing. Add Chicken: $6 Shrimp: $9
Warm Brussels Sprout Salad
Roasted Brussel sprouts, Applewood smoked bacon, crisp apple, toasted pecans tossed in a white balsamic caper vinaigrette.
Apricot Chicken Salad Sandwich
All white meat chicken tossed with dried apricots, sliced almonds, scallions and sesame ginger mayonnaise. Served on hearty grain bread with lettuce and tomato
The Cobble Hill
Hand carved turkey breast, sliced apple and NY sharp cheddar. Served on hearty grain bread with cranberry mayonnaise.
Cucumber Basil Egg Salad
Our unique version of a classic! Egg salad made with basil, scallions, and cucumber. Served with tomato and sliced baguette.
Spicy Black Bean Burger
Mixed Greens, tomato, and cheddar with spicy aioli served on a pretzel roll.
The Cottage Style Reuben
Fresh pastrami, melted swiss cheese and fresh coleslaw served open-faced on marble rye with a spicy mustard.
Maple BBQ Pulled Pork
Topped with melted cheddar cheese & fresh coleslaw. Served on a pretzel roll.
Flatbread Pizza #1
Fresh basil pesto, sliced cherry tomatoes and mozzarella. Finished with a balsamic reduction.
Flatbread Pizza #2
Hummus, tomato, cucumber, red onion, sliced black olives, and parmesan cheese with olive oil and a balsamic reduction.
Flatbread Pizza #3
Chef’s selection of cured meats, fresh tomato sauce, mozzarella and parmesan cheese.
Coconut Cream Pie
White and Chocolate Mousse Cake
Raspberry Almond Shortbread (GF)
Godiva, Kahlua Runchata and cream
Bailey's Salted caramel, Frangelico and Godiva
Key Lime Martini
Blue Chair Vanilla and key lime cream run
Kraft Mac & Cheese
Peanut Butter & Jelly
Peanut Butter & Fluff
Veuve Clicquot "Yellow Label" *375mlFrance
Moet & Chandon Brut Imperial *375mlFrance
Bucket of Bubbles
- 4 for 35
Choice of Chandon Brut, Rose or Sweet Star
Pacific Rim Riesling JWashington
Crisp and sleek, with appealing honeysuckle, apricot and honeydew flavors.
Cloudy Bay Savignon BlancMarlborough, New Zealand
This iconic Marlborough Savignon Blanc is in full tropical-fruit mode. This wine is bursting with passion fruit and limes, as well as sweet melon and peaches. On the palate this wine shows a lovely harmony and balance and is packed with flavor.
Mateo Savignon BlancMarlborough, New Zealand
This award-winning wine has aromas of grilled pineapple and passion fruit. The palate is zesty and concentrated with ripe citrus fruit, black current and a hint of fresh basil.
St. Michael-Eppan Pinot GrigioItaly
Light green lustrous run through the straw color of this wine which aroma is rich in fruits, the most striking of which are pears. It is dry and smooth on the palate.
Banfi Pinot GrigioLe Rime, Italy
Dry, pale straw color with a delicate bouquet. Well balanced, impeccably fresh and fruity.
Newton Unfiltered ChardonnayNapa, California
One of the Top California Chardonnays, this rich, opulent wine features a fantastic bouquet of citrus and melon with hints of lavender and smoke. On the palate, notes of orange marmalade, caramel, and honeysuckle
This fruit forward and full-flavored wine has a vibrant character that is food-friendly. This great balanced wine exhibits aromas of apple and pear, with a hint of oak.
Hook and Ladder ChardonnayCalifornia
A rich bouquet of apple-butter, honey suckle, lime blossom and notes of lemon candy which is closely followed by a full mouth of golden delicious apple, citrus and pear flavors. Hints of lemon and lime compliment the long-toasted butter finish.
Mathilde Cahpoutier de Provence RoseFrance
A pale, delicate Rose with hints of ginger spice and peach fruit.
Delicate hints of peach, strawberries and summer fruits, Kris Rose is a mouthwatering wine to enjoy!
Bogle Pinot NoirCalifornia
Delicate aromas of strawberries, rich raspberries, and cherry flavors, with supple tannins. A firm, lingering finish balanced with baking spices, fruit, and earth tones.
Bright ruby red. Inviting aromas of black cherries, blueberries, elderberries. Undertones of cracked black pepper.
Smith and Hook CabernetCalifornia
Vibrant aromas of dark fruit and black currant with hints of sweet spice and toasty oak.
Souverain Cabernet SavignonCalifornia
Deep ruby-purple in color, this cabernet boasts bright and vivid aromas of roasted vanilla, mocha and baking spices. The fully balanced fruit, tanning and acidity, lead to a juicy and lengthy finish.
Newton Unfiltered CabernetNapa, California
This cabernet reveals layers of richness and complex structure. Dark and inky in color with aromas of black currant, violets and mocha. This full-bodied wine with rich saturated black fruits supported by a chocolate richness and graphite-like mineral tannins. Intense and powerful, yet with a freshness and clarity of fruit, the palate is long and fine with abundant fruit and impeccable length.
Blackberry and blueberry flavors with lightly spicy aromas. Balanced with a pleasant mouth feel.
Terrazas Altos Del Plata MalbecArgentina
This wine is rich and juicy with soft, well-ripened tannin. Notes of ripe black cherry, jam and vanilla blend give the wine a mouth-watering finish.
A blend of four unique vineyards, this wine offers an intense aroma, a soft texture, with concentrated flavors of blackberries and sweet spice. Well integrated with silky tannins and fifty minerality.
Cool Night Warmups
Ginger Hot Toddy
Stirrings Ginger Liqueur, Whiskey with lemon, honey and hot water
Hot Rum Cider
Hot apple cider with Spiced Rum
Rumchata and Hot Chocolate topped with Whipped cream
Cottage Irish coffee
Irish cream and Irish Whiskey topped with coffee and whipped cream.
Key Lime Martini
Blue Chair Key Lime Rum and Blue Chair Vanilla Rum shaken and served in a martini glass.
Smirnoff Vanilla Vodka shaken with Kahlua, Baileys Irish cream and fresh Espresso
Baileys Salted Caramel, Frangelico and Godiva Chocolate Liqueur shaken together over ice.
Brining one of our Summer Favorites back...Bulleit Bourbon, muddled lemon, mint and green tea simple syrup shaken and topped with club soda
Gin Basil Lemonade
Nolet's Gin, muddled basil, mango puree, shaken with lemonade.
Passion Fruit Mimosa
Chinola Passion Fruit Liqueur, topped with Prosecco.
Enjoy our signature Margarita shaken with sour mix, agave, and fresh lime. Kick it up a notch and add a flavor; Strawberry, Mango, or Pomegranate.
Strawberry Lemon Mojito
Muddled lemons and mint shaken with White Rum, simple syrup and strawberry puree, topped with club soda.
Ketel One Botanical Garden
Looking for a low calorie cocktail? Pick your Botanical & add club soda. Choose from Cucumber & Mint, Grapefruit & Rose, and Peach & Orange Blossom. *******No Carbs, No Sugar or Artificial Sweeteners, No Artificial Flavors.
Mirror Lake Mule
Smirnoff Grapefruit Vodka, fresh squeezed limes, topped with Ginger Beer
Peach and Orange Blossom Arnold Palmer
Ketel One Peach and Orange Blossom Botanical Vodka shaken with Iced Tea and Lemonade.
Aperol topped with Prosecco, and garnished with an orange over ice.
Peanut Butter Old Fashion
Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey, Rye Whiskey, dash of Angostura Bitters, stirred and garnished with and orange and cherry.
A refreshing blend of red wine and fruit juices.
Build your Own Bloody Mary
Try our famous house Bloody Mary ($11)...or build your own!.............................................................. Choose Your Spirit: Ketel One Vodka - Belvedere Vodka - Bulleit Bourbon - Ardbeg 10YR Scotch - Titos Vodka - Grey Goose Vodka .............................................................................. Choose Your Garnish: Traditional Celery - Pickle - Spicy Pickle - Spanish Olives - Spicy Olives
Seedlip Spiced Mule
Lagunitas Hop Water 0.0
The Cottage is very casual and does not have a dress code.
We cannot guarantee that food allergens will not be transferred through accidental cross-contact and are unable to safely accommodate those with severe and life-threatening allergies.