A Lake George vacation dining room at Erlowest with green walls and white tablecloths.
An opulent dining room at The Erlowest, featuring beautiful interiors, tables set for dinner and a fireplace.
A dining room with a table and chairs, ideal for guests staying at Erlowest or any Lake George hotel or resort.


Elegant 4-Diamond Restaurant on Lake George

Through our fine dining restaurant, Shepards at Erlowest,
we pay homage to our Founder, Mr. Edward Morse Shepard.


Spring Schedule 

Dinner served Thursday  –  Sunday 5:00pm – 8:00pm

Breakfast Available Friday – Monday 8:00am-10:30am


Five Diamond Award

A dining room with a table and chairs, ideal for guests staying at Erlowest or any Lake George hotel or resort.

Welcome to Shepards at Erlowest: A Culinary Journey

Experience an unforgettable dining adventure at Shepards, Erlowest’s exquisite dining destination, where New American cuisine meets fine dining excellence. Under the guidance of our accomplished Executive Chef, Scott Dewar, every visit to Shepards is a culinary masterpiece.

Our Chef, Scott Dewar

With a passion for creativity and a commitment to sourcing the finest ingredients, Chef Scott Dewar is at the heart of our gastronomic experience. His innovative approach to New American cuisine, combined with classic techniques, elevates every dish to a work of art. Chef Dewar’s dedication to culinary excellence shines through in every plate he presents.

A Feast for the Senses

At Shepards, dining transcends the ordinary. Our thoughtfully crafted menu showcases a symphony of flavors, textures, and aromas that will delight even the most discerning palates. Each dish is a harmonious blend of seasonal ingredients, local produce, and global inspirations, ensuring a truly unforgettable dining experience.

The Shepards Experience

Nestled within the timeless elegance of Erlowest, Shepards offers an intimate and inviting ambiance. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion, enjoying a romantic dinner for two, or simply savoring the pleasure of extraordinary cuisine, our attentive staff is here to ensure your experience is nothing short of perfection.

Private Dining

For those seeking an exclusive dining experience, Shepards provides private dining options that promise an unparalleled level of luxury and personalized service. Whether it’s an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, our private dining spaces are perfect for creating cherished memories.

Join Us at Shepards

Join us at Shepards, where innovation, passion, and flavor converge to create a dining experience like no other. Discover the artistry of Chef Scott Dewar and the culinary excellence that awaits you at Erlowest’s Shepards. Reserve your table today to embark on a gastronomic journey you won’t soon forget.

Erlowest offers a Lake George lodging experience with an ornate dining room featuring a fireplace.

Dining at the Inn at Erlowest

Elegant 4-Diamond Restaurant on Lake George

A doorway in a Lake George lodging.

Fine Dining at Shepherds

An Erlowest hotel with an ornate dining room featuring a fireplace, perfect for a Lake George vacation.

Farm Fresh Breakfast

Dining Testimonials

One of the best restaurants I have visited in sometime. The food was outstanding, and I cannot wait to return
Jeff A
The atmosphere is absolutely charming and the meal was exquisite! Courteous, professional service, an absolutely lovely experience.
Amazing gourmet food! We had an outstanding experience. The waitstaff was so friendly and helpful. We felt so lucky to eat here and can’t wait to go back.
Spencer K
Everything from the drinks to the food to the service was excellent!! One of the best filets I’ve ever had! I already can’t wait to go back!
Jessica S