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Dine Above the Falls

Whether you’re exploring the falls, looking for an aprés ski hangout, or simply looking for a delicious bite in the Lake Placid area, the River View Café is full of local flavor and stunning views.

Located at High Falls Gorge on the Ausable River, the River View Café is only one mile away from Whiteface Mountain and just a short drive from Lake Placid.

Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner, baked goods, regional craft beer, and a great selection of New York state wines. Gluten free selections are available! During the summer, order food from the River View Café and take it to enjoy at the scenic picnic area along the Ausable River.


Open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday-Tuesday (closed Wednesdays & Thursdays) through October 9.

The High Falls Gorge grounds are open 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily through October 29.

Accessibility Information

Dining Amenities

  • Wi-Fi
  • ADA Compliant
  • Take Out
  • Major Credit Cards
  • Daily Specials
  • Kid Friendly
  • Onsite Parking

Dining Cuisines

  • American
  • BBQ
  • Burgers/Dogs
  • Sandwiches