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Enjoy a Fireside Dinner at These 7 Romantic Restaurants in Upstate NY

Get Cozy in the Capital Region and North Country

What's more romantic than a dinner for two by the fireplace? Here in Upstate NY, there are a number of wonderful restaurants where you can enjoy delicious food, amazing drinks, and the warmth of a roaring fireplace. From the Capital Region into the North Country, check out these 7 great restaurants for a fireside dinner.

Lake Ridge Restaurant (Round Lake, NY)

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Are you and your significant other in the mood for an elegant evening by the fire? If so, then consider dinner at Lake Ridge Restaurant in the village of Round Lake. This restaurant offers first-rate New American cuisine, great service, and a full bar with a large selection of beer, wine, and specialty drinks available.

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Longfellows (Saratoga Springs, NY)

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With an inviting ambiance and four separate dining rooms with unique personalities, Longfellows in Saratoga Springs can easily accommodate your next romantic dinner. Reserve a table by the fireplace, dine on award-winning cuisine, and sip your favorite cocktail or wine.

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The Olde Bryan Inn (Saratoga Springs, NY)

people eating inside a restaurant roomNote: This photo was taken prior to 2020 and does not reflect current social distancing requirements.

Have you ever been to The Olde Bryan Inn in Saratoga Springs? Not only is this one of the city's most historic buildings, but The Olde Bryan Inn is a cozy and romantic restaurant offering fireside dining. When you make your reservation, ask for a table by the fire, and look forward to a memorable meal.

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The Wishing Well (Gansevoort, NY)

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The Wishing Well in Gansevoort has been welcoming friends and guests since 1936, and they are located just a few miles north of the Saratoga Race Course. If you're looking for a restaurant that has fresh, innovative dishes, a diverse selection of fine wines, and a fireplace, then this is the place for you. All four of the restaurant's dining rooms have fieldstone fireplaces that add to the romantic ambiance.

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The Log Jam Restaurant (Lake George, NY)

wooden dining tables near stone fireplace

Stepping inside The Log Jam Restaurant in Lake George is just like entering a cozy Adirondack cabin. With rustic decor and massive stone fireplaces in their dining areas, this is an excellent choice for a romantic dinner with your partner. Check out their selection of sizzling steaks, fresh seafood, and featured entrees - and don't forget about The Log Jam's extensive salad bar!

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Bistro LeRoux (Lake George, NY)

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Located in Lake George, Bistro LeRoux is a popular spot for romantic dinners and date nights by the fire. They offer four unique dining experiences, including a Chef's Room with views of the open kitchen and the Culture Room, which features artworks from around the world and has a fireplace. Bistro LeRoux's menu focuses on sophisticated Adirondack cuisine that changes seasonally, and they are proud to offer both full and half-plate options.

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The Anvil Inn (Fort Edward, NY)

rustic dining room with tables and a fireplace

Enjoy a fireside dinner in a historic setting at The Anvil Inn in Fort Edward. This building was originally a blacksmith shop back in the early 19th century, and today, it's a rustic restaurant specializing in steak and seafood. Reserve a table by the roaring fireplace in their spacious dining room.

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