Since 1875, Hotel Lakeside Dining Room has been serving Lakeside families and guests. Built on the Lake Erie shoreline, the dining room offers diners amazing waterfront views and both indoor and outdoor seating. Inspired by the view and fresh, colorful flavors of summer, the dinner menu offers a wide selection of seafood, including Lake Erie Yellow Perch, steaks and poultry.

At check-in, Hotel Lakeside guests receive vouchers for a complimentary hot breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. (during the summer season).

Afternoon Tea

For a unique experience, make reservations for a traditional Afternoon Tea. Afternoon Tea is served in the Hotel Lakeside Dining Room with seatings from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday during the summer season.
Adult Tea: $24, includes 8 sweet & savory tastings. Petite Tea: $13. Reservations required for Afternoon Tea.


Watch the sun go down over Lake Erie during dinner at the Hotel Lakeside Dining Room. Dinner is served on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. during the summer season. Dining is upscale, yet family friendly. Reservations are suggested for dinner.

Sunday Brunch

Sunday Brunch is served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and offers both breakfast and lunch options. Reservations are suggested. Adult Brunch: $29 Children (10 & under): $13

Reservations for the Hotel Lakeside Dining Room can be made at the front desk of either Hotel Lakeside or Fountain Inn or by calling the dining room directly at 419.798.4461, ext. 257 or through the OPEN TABLE app on your smartphone.

For information about carryout and delivery, contact the dining room during serving hours.

The Hotel Lakeside Dining Room is under the management of Chef Stacy Maple. Chef Stacy earned her culinary arts degree from the prestigious, Le Cordon Bleu, and creates exquisite culinary offerings and experiences in Hotel Lakeside Dining Room.

Hotel Lakeside Dining Room New Features

Breakfast for Hotel Guests 6:30-10 a.m., Daily

Lemonade Reception 4-6 p.m., Sunday-Wednesday

Front Porch Beverage Service 2-8 p.m., Thursday-Sunday

Lakeside Grill, on the lawn 11a.m.-2 p.m., Daily

Pre-Ordered Picnic Baskets