When vacationing in Lake Placid, there’s a lot to see and do. For a full day of sightseeing, many travelers turn to caffeine for a little extra boost to keep them going. Luckily, Lake Placid is home to some fantastic coffee shops which will fulfill your caffeine cravings and start your morning on a high note. 

With so many quality coffee options in Lake Placid, it can be hard to decide which to visit. That’s where the team at Whiteface Lodge comes in; we’re here to help you plan your getaway to the Adirondacks. Today, we’re highlighting the top places to grab a coffee in Lake Placid.

Fantastic Coffee Options in Lake Placid

From sit-down restaurants to grab-and-go cafes, there are a wide variety of places to get coffee in Lake Placid. Here are a few of our favorites.

Whiteface Lodge

We’d be remiss not to mention our resort on this list. We serve breakfast daily from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at KANU Dining Room, an upscale restaurant with fabulous mountain views. Order a coffee to go with your delicious breakfast and start your morning with an authentic Adirondack dining experience. 

Origin Coffee Co.

Many locals flock to Origin Coffee Co., a specialty coffee shop in Lake Placid. They offer a wide variety of coffee drinks, from espresso drinks to cold brews and everything in between. They also offer seasonal coffees, as well as smoothies, teas, and more, as well as breakfast and lunch food. If you’re in a hurry, you can order online.

The Coffee Bar

Located right on Mirror Lake, The Coffee Bar is a great place to grab a coffee before shopping in Lake Placid or enjoying lake activities. Whether you’re looking for hot drinks, cold drinks, breakfast, or lunch, they have you covered. Before you leave, take a moment to admire the stunning view of the lake on the patio, it will certainly make your morning. 


We recommend everyone visiting Lake Placid to eat and drink locally, but if you must have Starbucks, you can find a location on Main Street. They offer mobile ordering, so you can grab your cup of Joe and go if necessary. 

Lodging at Our Adirondack Resort


A suite at Whiteface Lodge in Lake Placid

Whiteface Lodge would love to host your getaway to Lake Placid. Once you’ve had your coffee, enjoy our on-site activities, like swimming, fishing, bowling, and more. After a busy day sightseeing, come back and unwind with some drinks at Peak 47, or indulge in some serious pampering at our award-winning spa

We have everything you need for a memorable trip to Lake Placid. Please browse our Lake Placid accommodations online or call 518-523-0505 for more information.