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Fantabulous bourbon selection. Beef brisket was killer!! Couldn't finish it without CPR. Michelle provided excellent service!! A must go to!
Rich Field via google.com - May 17, 2022
My favorite place after a long hike. Servers nice. Food amazing. Drinks strong! Love it!
Danielle Marie Bedics-Arizala via google.com - Apr 30, 2022
Best wings! The maple sauce...so good. Mac n cheese was great and tasty brisket too! Great views of mirror lake ... read more
Nicole Zavaski via google.com - Apr 30, 2022
If you like BBQ, this is the place to go. Our waiter Logan provided great service. His suggestions were spot on and the portions were huge. Everything was out of this world. We are planning a trip back to visit again!
Corinne Lusby via google.com - Apr 29, 2022
The brisket is Worth the 5 hour drive ..everything is Fn amazing . Food ..service .drinks! And if you're lucky enough. You get the lakeside table.
octavio arizala via google.com - Apr 29, 2022
Food was delishes wait staff very friendly and helpful. Fried pickles a fav for daughter and friends.
Melanie Atkin via google.com - Apr 29, 2022
Pretty good - nice view
My wife and I stopped in for lunch on an April Saturday. We were greeted and seated very quickly at a high top with ab great view of the lake. A bus person brought us water and the server came over the see if we wanted to order appetizers. There was a moment of confusion when I asked for a menu and the server told me that you have to ... read more
Thomas M via tripadvisor.com - Apr 23, 2022
My friend and I had a great experience here! We were able to walk in and get a table right away on a
My friend and I had a great experience here! We were able to walk in and get a table right away on a Friday evening with a great view of the water. (Note that this is mid-April so definitely "off-season" for Lake Placid.) The food was fresh & delicious, and the portions were generous. All of the meats and sauces are made in-house, an ... read more
Rob H. via yelp.com - Apr 23, 2022
Incredibly delicious and great lake view experience!
Loïc Labrosse-Girard via google.com - Apr 20, 2022
Nourriture absolument savoureuse, très belle vue sur le lac, excellent service, prix un peu chers mais ça vaut vraiment la peine.
Raymond Girard via google.com - Apr 19, 2022
Best wings ever!! Food was great so was the service. When in Lake Placid Smoke Signals is a must.
ross k via google.com - Apr 17, 2022
Amazing place! Ribs and wings are one of the best I have ever had. Definitely recommend when you are in the area!
Dennis Klotz via google.com - Apr 16, 2022
Wow. Such great smoked brisket! And the portions are HUGE. Started out with the wings. They give you 5 or 10. Lots of different varieties of sauces. I have never had wings with so much meat on them. The brisket was fantastic and $32. Make sure you ask for all of the sauces to see which you like the best. Expect to take a doggy ba ... read more
Alan via google.com - Apr 16, 2022
Super wonderful evening. April 7, 2022 Very pleasantly surprised. We were in town for a wedding and
Super wonderful evening. April 7, 2022 Very pleasantly surprised. We were in town for a wedding and arrived the day before. The resort recommended a different restaurant but we decided to go here. Our very informative and friendly waiter Logan was amazing. I worked in the restaurant business the first 30 yrs of adulthood and have enc ... read more
Karen W. via yelp.com - Apr 10, 2022
Solid, good eating
We ate dinner here several evenings and sampled several of the offerings. The food was satisfying and not excessively filling. The beef brisket is a house specialty and not to be missed if you even remotely like beef!
shockingblue7979 via tripadvisor.com - Apr 5, 2022
Excellent food, great selection of bourbons! Dickel Old Fashioned on tap is a must to try ... read more
Tod Zold via google.com - Apr 4, 2022
Driving 5 hours from Long Island NY , I was hoping that Smoke Signals wasn't a MISS . One thing is f
Driving 5 hours from Long Island NY , I was hoping that Smoke Signals wasn't a MISS . One thing is for sure , the 5 Hour ride was well worth it! We were pleasantly surprised with this place which I have to say is Hands Down , Bar none , the best food place on Main Street in Lake Placid! The rustic and updated Decor was nice to see si ... read more
John Z. via yelp.com - Apr 3, 2022
Absolutely wonderful service food and atmosphere. Can't wait to go again ... read more
David Giacona via google.com - Apr 2, 2022
Long wait but good eats.
K D via google.com - Mar 26, 2022
Great service, great food!!!!! 0 best food in lake placid.
Black Rock Bait via google.com - Mar 21, 2022
Excellent food and service ... read more
David Holley via google.com - Mar 20, 2022
Really good BBQ. Nice bar. We had a 90 minute wait but it was worth it.
Jay HoL via google.com - Mar 19, 2022
Amazing!
Our best meal while in town in Lake Placid was at Smoke Signals - incredible food and drink and attentive service. I bet the patio would be spectacular in the summer.
robbiedigital79 via tripadvisor.com - Mar 18, 2022
Great food quick service Great drinks ... read more
Andrew Johnson via google.com - Mar 16, 2022
Good spot for lunch with a lake view.
Madeline Gorman via google.com - Mar 16, 2022
Steak and drinks were excellent. Very nice atmosphere inside.
John McCartin via google.com - Mar 14, 2022
Delicious. Great service, we were seating quickly even though it was busy, and the food came out quick. I had the ADK Gold Chicken Sandwich with Cole Slaw and it was delicious. My daughter had the pulled pork and it was also great. Everyone was pleased with their meals and we will be back the next time we’re in Lake Placid!
Melissa Barrasso via google.com - Mar 10, 2022
Jack was our he was amazing! I'm GF and def cared! Great food great service 👍 ... read more
Rebecca DeZemo via google.com - Mar 7, 2022
Amazing food, and atmosphere... again, amazing food! Had the chicken wings, so good! And the BBQ tacos were great ... read more
Joseph Boccardo via google.com - Mar 6, 2022
Logan was our waiter - he was excellent. The brisket gyro bites were super. The pulled pork sandwich was about as good as you'll ever find. For desert, the flourless chocolate cake was decadent. You can't go wrong with this place.
Gary Waters via google.com - Mar 4, 2022
Amazing brisket ... read more
Jonathan Plunkett via google.com - Feb 28, 2022
Best restaurant in Lake Placid!
This is the best restaurant in Lake Placid, hands down! We make it a stop every time we are in town and really like the online waitlist on their website. I would highly recommend this place!
J9733MRnicholasl via tripadvisor.com - Feb 28, 2022
Food was delish, atmosphere was awesome and our server Angie did a fantastic job. See ya next time!
Ben Groat via google.com - Feb 26, 2022
Delicious, and the portions were HUGE!!
Jill Renee via google.com - Feb 26, 2022
Great food. Great service. Would totally recommend, but make sure you sign up for the waitlist early. It fills up fast! But worth the wait.
Greg Galitzine via google.com - Feb 25, 2022
Some friends of ours recommended Smoke Signals, so we’ve been wanting to try it for a while. They always have a 2-hr wait, so come early for dinner! They did have the high top tables next to the bar open when we checked at the hostess station, so we jumped on those and ordered at the bar. A great option for just two people! The atmos ... read more
Rachel Johnson via google.com - Feb 24, 2022
Good reviews and a past visit brought us back. We went at a prime time and were told wait time was approximately an hour and a half. This was expected considering the reviews. The service was excellent from the greet staff to the bar staff and the food was equally good. If you go to a highly rated restaurant, expect to wait and app ... read more
Brian Mc via google.com - Feb 24, 2022
The three tacos were fantastic!
Molly Kurent via google.com - Feb 21, 2022
Fantastic. Wonton nachos were top notch, and a unique app that we haven't experienced before anywher
Fantastic. Wonton nachos were top notch, and a unique app that we haven't experienced before anywhere else, and we were so glad we took the chance on them! Blackberry margarita strong and refreshing. Rotating tap was excellent as well, an IPA. Half chicken and BBQ tacos also very good. Worth the wait and the trip to the beautiful Lak ... read more
Ashley D. via yelp.com - Feb 21, 2022
This was hands down the best restaurant in Lake Placid. The meat here is so tender and flavorful, an
This was hands down the best restaurant in Lake Placid. The meat here is so tender and flavorful, and they smoke their brisket for so long it comes out extremely tasty. My boyfriend and I ordered barbecue and maple glazed wings to start, and the barbecue sauce is a must-have at this place. For the main course, he got the brisket and ... read more
Jisue G. via yelp.com - Feb 19, 2022
Great food, excellent service
The folks at Smoke Signals know their stuff! The food was excellent all around. Mainly a barbecue place, the menu has many meat based dishes, but they were very accommodating for vegetarian options and substituted grilled tofu for the dishes that would normally come with pulled pork or other barbecued meats. Keira, the hostess that e ... read more
Cathy C via tripadvisor.com - Feb 18, 2022
Great location, beautiful view! The food was fantastic. Everyone in our party shared their huge portion sizes. The brisket was one of the best I have ever had. The ribs and pulled pork were great. The corn bread was delicious. My only regret is that we had no room to try desert. Also, an Irish coffee should have a cream top IMO ... read more
Sheila McQuade via google.com - Feb 17, 2022
Got the ribs with their signature sauce. They were great.
Jason Battaglia via google.com - Feb 17, 2022
I've had BBQ from Texas, Memphis, and many other places and I will say this is by far the best I've had bar none. They have very knowledgeable staff from bartenders to waiters and all made in house seasonings and sauces. The brisket was moist and piled high, the pulled pork was excellent, and I never had better sauce. I'll be back.
Dan Cotter via google.com - Feb 17, 2022
Busy but great atmosphere. Recommend the flatliner or the ribs!
Carolyn Lefante via google.com - Feb 15, 2022
Our waitress Angie made our whole dinning experience amazing, we had a huge group she got us in and out with top notch service, the food was terrific as well!!
Savanna Mcdede via google.com - Feb 13, 2022
Great food and atmosphere, friendly service. Brisket, pulled pork, and burgers are great. Only disappointment was that they were out of ribs, which was not surprising because we ate a late lunch.
James McDonough via google.com - Feb 11, 2022
Great BBQ! Good service, allergy accommodations. Nice view and atmosphere! Great flavor and balance.
Ryan C via google.com - Feb 10, 2022
Appetizers were amazing.
Mital Patel via google.com - Feb 10, 2022
Pulled pork sandwich was delicious as well as the chicken wings with house sauce. One of the best BBQ places I've been to.
Bethany Blanchard via google.com - Feb 10, 2022
Awesome!
Excellent food and service. Discovered my new favorite drink- the New York sour! Perfection 😊 Everyone in my party of six raved about the food.
cheryldyer17 via tripadvisor.com - Feb 10, 2022
Keara & Devon we’re awesome! Both were incredibly knowledgeable of the menu, allergen awareness and the surrounding town! The atmosphere was warm and inviting and the food was out of this world! Cocktails were well balanced and the food smelled so good we couldn’t decide what to get! Highly recommend the fried pickle spears and the s ... read more
Erin Curtin via google.com - Feb 7, 2022
Been by it 100 times but avoided the place because we thought it would be too touristy. The food was really good and the views of Mirror lake were awesome. Brisket nacos were top notch.
Andy via google.com - Feb 7, 2022
Great food and great service ... read more
Lisa Dewey via google.com - Feb 6, 2022
Great place to eat and just relax and decompressed. My daughters and I visited Lake Placid and visited this place for lunch. We love the ambience and vibe of the place. Great food, great staff, and great interior designs especially the Edison type lightning.
Lisa O'Malley via google.com - Feb 5, 2022
Love love this place. Best burger EVER..can only eat half! My daughter loves the nachos. Portions are huge! Great ambience. Fun servers. Highly recommend.
Missy Jean via google.com - Feb 1, 2022
Excellent Food and Service
The entire experience was wonderful. I love a Rueben Sandwich and I have now found the best in the world! The corned beef was prepared so well, topped with a great ioli with a hint of spice, and the bacon they add was excellent, it did not overwhelm the sandwich! I highly recommend trying their brisket and wings too!! YUM ... read more
775maryanneh via tripadvisor.com - Jan 30, 2022
Enjoyed the chicken wings and salad with pulled pork. View of Mirror Lake was nice. Will definitely return.
James Carroll via google.com - Jan 24, 2022
Great bbq ... read more
Bill Stevens via google.com - Jan 24, 2022
Great dinner for our arrival night
We had a group of 8 and the staff did a great job. Food was good and portions were nice. Pulled pork and macaroni and cheese was delicious! Nachos we really good , big portion! Everyone enjoyed their food. Staff was nice. Great experience!
O3783LUdianek via tripadvisor.com - Jan 23, 2022
Barbecue - Peak of Perfection!
Our family of twelve enjoyed an amazing dinner at Smoke Signals in their upstairs dining room with a fabulous view of Mirror Lake. Our server, Logan, was excellent! He thoroughly knew the ins and outs of the entire menu, describing specifically the varied offerings and answering our questions, so that each of us made a perfect choice ... read more
Roctraveler14 via tripadvisor.com - Jan 22, 2022
Excellent service and food like always!!!
Stephanie potter via google.com - Jan 21, 2022
My wife and I ate at Smoke Signals on 1/21/2022 and everything was great. The waiter( Logan) was out
My wife and I ate at Smoke Signals on 1/21/2022 and everything was great. The waiter( Logan) was outstanding and the meals were delicious. We do not live in Lake Placid but we eat over there quite a bit. This is the fourth time we have eaten at Smoke Signals and it has always been EXCEPTIONAL !! Get there early as it is often very bu ... read more
Bruce S. via yelp.com - Jan 21, 2022
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