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Diane's Guidebook

Diane

Diane's Guidebook

Food scene
Good burgers, cocktails and craft beers. Easy walk from our house. Summertime outdoor seating. Some nights they have music.
10
locals recommend
The Deer's Head Inn
7552 Court
10
locals recommend
Good burgers, cocktails and craft beers. Easy walk from our house. Summertime outdoor seating. Some nights they have music.
Great food and cocktails
22
locals recommend
Liquids and Solids at the Handlebar
6115 Sentinel Road
22
locals recommend
Great food and cocktails
Good bbq, drinks, some seats have a view of Mirror Lake
26
locals recommend
Smoke Signals
2489 Main Street
26
locals recommend
Good bbq, drinks, some seats have a view of Mirror Lake
Fine dining but they also have a bistro that is less formal
Anthony's Restaurant & Bistro
538 New York 3
Fine dining but they also have a bistro that is less formal
Great bread bakery, good place for lunch. The best pizza in all of the North Country but they only make it on Friday nights from 4:30-7:00 and on Wednesday nights in the summer months. Check their Facebook page for current hours as they change frequently.
6
locals recommend
Dogwood Bread Company
2574 County Route 10
6
locals recommend
Great bread bakery, good place for lunch. The best pizza in all of the North Country but they only make it on Friday nights from 4:30-7:00 and on Wednesday nights in the summer months. Check their Facebook page for current hours as they change frequently.
Good food, cocktails and beer
Turtle Island Cafe
3790 Main Street
Good food, cocktails and beer
Locally known as ABC. Great local micro brew. They host food trucks on Friday and Saturday. Check out their Facebook page for current details and hours. Some nights they have music.
11
locals recommend
Ausable Brewing Company
765 Mace Chasm Rd
11
locals recommend
Locally known as ABC. Great local micro brew. They host food trucks on Friday and Saturday. Check out their Facebook page for current details and hours. Some nights they have music.
Good lunch but very limited menu. Good coffee and some baked goods for breakfast. Good place to stop at before getting on or after getting off the Essex/Charlotte ferry. Hours change very often so check before going.
Pink Pig
2750 Essex Rd
Good lunch but very limited menu. Good coffee and some baked goods for breakfast. Good place to stop at before getting on or after getting off the Essex/Charlotte ferry. Hours change very often so check before going.
Good coffee, baked goods, lunch. Pizza on Saturday.
Old Mountain Coffee Company
1767 NY-73
Good coffee, baked goods, lunch. Pizza on Saturday.
Good breakfast and lunch
11
locals recommend
Adirondack Mountain Coffee Cafe
8 Artos Way
11
locals recommend
Good breakfast and lunch
Basic pizza, sandwiches, salads. No frills. Easy walk from our house.
Bub's Pizza & Deli
215 Water St
Basic pizza, sandwiches, salads. No frills. Easy walk from our house.
Great food and an impressive menu for such a small place. Delicious Osso Bucco and brussel sprouts. Reservation strongly recommend. Beer and wine but no cocktails.
8
locals recommend
Forty Six
2837 NY-73
8
locals recommend
Great food and an impressive menu for such a small place. Delicious Osso Bucco and brussel sprouts. Reservation strongly recommend. Beer and wine but no cocktails.
Shopping
Fantastic consignment shop!!! Great deals, great selection, clean, organized, tastefully decorated. Okay- so it’s my shop. Lol. Only open summer months.
Lady Mary's Consignment Boutique
3665 Essex Road
Fantastic consignment shop!!! Great deals, great selection, clean, organized, tastefully decorated. Okay- so it’s my shop. Lol. Only open summer months.
Limited inventory but quality merchandise at fair prices. Easy walk from our house.
Adirondack Outdoor Enthusiast
211 Water Street
Limited inventory but quality merchandise at fair prices. Easy walk from our house.
Bass Factory Outlet
2466 Main Street
Van Heusen
2470 Main Street
Gap Factory
2457 Main St
Easy walk from our house.
Boquet Liquor Shop
7613 U.S. 9
Easy walk from our house.
Basic conveniences and pharmacy. Easy walk from our house.
Kinney Drugs
7550 Court Street
Basic conveniences and pharmacy. Easy walk from our house.
Basic grocery needs. Easy walk from our house.
Tops Friendly Markets
335 Court St
Basic grocery needs. Easy walk from our house.
Gas, convenience store. Great ice cream. Easy walk from our house.
Stewart's Shops
94 Park St
Gas, convenience store. Great ice cream. Easy walk from our house.
Great store for outdoor enthusiasts.
Eastern Mountain Sports
2453 Main St
Great store for outdoor enthusiasts.
Activities
The Crux (Champlain Valley Climbing Center)
56 Rogers Rd
Very nice rehabilitation refuge for our wildlife. They operate on donations so please help support them if you visit. They give a lengthy speech most days and it’s very informative.
9
locals recommend
Adirondack Wildlife Refuge and Rehab Center
977 Springfield Rd
9
locals recommend
Very nice rehabilitation refuge for our wildlife. They operate on donations so please help support them if you visit. They give a lengthy speech most days and it’s very informative.
Ausable Chasm
12
locals recommend
High Falls Gorge
4761 New York 86
12
locals recommend
Adirondack History Museum
7590 Court St
Cobble Hill Golf Course
Fun but only operates during the summer.
Depot Theatre
6705 Main Street
Fun but only operates during the summer.
Regal Cinemas Champlain Centre 8
60 Smithfield Blvd
Cumberland 12 Cinemas
18 N Bowl Ln
13
locals recommend
Palace Theatre
2430 Main Street
13
locals recommend
6
locals recommend
Bowlwinkles
2750 Main Street
6
locals recommend
Olympic Regional Development Authority
2634 Main Street
whiteface ski resort
5021 New York 86
Sightseeing
Runs weather permitting between Essex, New York to Charlotte, Vermont. Scenic ride. Generally runs every hour on the half hour from the New York side and every hour on the hour from the Vermont side. More frequent during the summer but check the website for details.
Essex NY Ferry Dock
Runs weather permitting between Essex, New York to Charlotte, Vermont. Scenic ride. Generally runs every hour on the half hour from the New York side and every hour on the hour from the Vermont side. More frequent during the summer but check the website for details.
66
locals recommend
Whiteface Mountain
66
locals recommend
Health care
Small hospital only a quarter mile from our home.
Elizabethtown Community Hospital
75 Park Street
Small hospital only a quarter mile from our home.
Hiking
Many trails of all levels. We have printed maps available for free. Just ask us and we will provide one for you.
Champlain Area Trails
6482 Main St
Many trails of all levels. We have printed maps available for free. Just ask us and we will provide one for you.
Adirondack.net: Your Guide to the Adirondack Region
11 Broad Street