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Please check out the latest news at Big Slide.

May 7, 2019

Mother's Day Brunch!

Join us on Mother's Day, May 12th! Treat your Moms to a fantastic Farm-to-Table menu along with "Mom-osas” - Free Mimosas for all Moms, all day!!Brunch 10am-1pm will also have a few new features like Crab Cake Benedict.Our awesome, regular menu wil be served from 1pm-9pm.

Apr 30, 2019

Eat Adk Week begins May 2nd

EAT ADK week is a celebration of great eats in the Adirondacks!Join us at Big Slide as we offer a menu with classic favorites as well as some never before seen items! We are offering a 3 course prix fixe menu for only $15! If you would like to...Continue Reading

Mar 3, 2019

Bottle Release - #4 Bobby

On Wednesday March 20th, the birthday of the most famous #4 in Boston history, Bobby Orr, we will be releasing our newest funk room beer, #4 Bobby. An Oud Bruin. 7.8% ABV, 8 IBU 750ml corked bottle. A traditional Belgian-Style Brown Ale, brewed with Munich malts & Dark Crystal Malts...Continue Reading

Jan 5, 2019

February Beer Pairing Event

On Wednesday, February 6th, Big Slide will be hosting a six course beer pairing event. Chef Greg Sherman and our Director of Brewing, Kevin Litchfield, have come together to create a menu that is sure to please all! Tickets for this event are limited and seating will be banquet style...Continue Reading

Dec 28, 2018

New Year's Day

Join us on New Year's Day for a special, modified Brunch. We are opening early (at 11a.m.) and serving our normal lunch menu as well as some of Chef Sherman's special brunch items. Bottomless mimosas, wonderful Bloody Mary's, and, of course, our world class beers are sure to take away...Continue Reading

Dec 13, 2018

Holiday Hours

Christmas Eve - Serving food until 9pm. Christmas Day - Closed all day, but our sister brewery, The Lake Placid Pub & Brewery will be opening at 4pm for food and drinks. January 1 - Opening early at 11am, serving a special brunch menu and our normal lunch menu. Drink...Continue Reading

Dec 6, 2018

Merry Christmas!

Big Slide will be closed on Christmas day to allow our staff to spend the day with their families. We will reopen for lunch at 11:20am on Decemeber 26th.

Nov 22, 2018

Resilience IPA

Big Slide Brewery & Public House is proud to join with Sierra Nevada Brewing, and hundreds of others brewers across the county, to brew Resilience IPA. This beer, whose recipe was designed by the folks at Sierra, will be brewed nationwide, including at both of our Lake Placid breweries, on...Continue Reading

Oct 25, 2018


We will be closed on Thanksgiving Day to give our staff a chance to spend time with their families. We will reopen at our normal time (11:30am) on Friday. Please don't forget to stock up on crowlers, growlers, cans, and bottles for your Thanksgiving day needs!

Oct 12, 2018

Barrel Aged Imperial Pilsner

A hoppy pilsner brewed to a higher gravity specifically for the purpose of aging in a white wine barrel. Classic German Pilsner malt lays the lightly toasted, medium bodied foundation for showcasing the Nelson Sauvin hops grown in New Zealand, which provide flavors of grapes & stone fruit. Six months...Continue Reading

Aug 3, 2018

Bourbon Ubu brings home the hardware!

We are very honored to announce that Bourbon Barrel Aged Ubu Ale was awarded a Bronze Medal at this year's NY State Craft Beer Competition. Look for the next batch of this award-winning brew to be available in late September, early October, and make sure to reserve your bottles early...Continue Reading

Jun 14, 2018

New Menu starts June 14th!

We are proud to announce that Chef Sherman's menu is starting Thursday June 14th. Hope you will come by to check out some new items and some twists on some BSB favorites!Take a peek right here.

May 31, 2018

St Agnes Gala Special Hours

On Thursday June 7th, we will be hosting the annual St Agnes Spring Gala and will be closing early for this private event. We will be serving lunch until 3pm, and the bar will be open to the public until 5pm. Tickets to the Gala are still available so please contact...Continue Reading

Apr 19, 2018

Peaches' Threesome has arrived!

A Belgo-American strong ale brewed with Belgian malts, fermented with Belgian yeast, and aggressively hopped with American hops to create a unique American version of a classic Belgian Tripel. Aged for 4 months in white wine barrels with peaches!

Mar 26, 2018

Easter Sunday Brunch

We will be open and serving our full brunch menu on Sunday April 1st from 10am until 1pm, then we will transition to our daily menu. Hope to see you Sunday (if not before)!

Dec 28, 2017

New Year's Eve and Day

Start your night on Sunday and begin your day on Monday at Big Slide. We will be featuring NYE drink specials on Sunday night, then we will be opening early on Monday (at 11am), offering Pancakes, Eggs, and other brunch items in addition to our full menu. Hope you will...Continue Reading

Dec 14, 2017

Krampus Party

Krampus comes to Lake Placid. Join us on the longest night of the year for an evening of dark beers. In addition to four or five of our house selections, we will be tapping a keg of Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout. This keg is one of only 200 sent to...Continue Reading

Nov 20, 2017

Adirondack Life feature story on Big Slide

Thank you to David Sommerstein and the staff at Adirondack Life Magazine for such a nice article on Big Slide. It can be found here: 

Oct 26, 2017

Thanksgiving / Skate America Hours

We welcome the world back to Lake Placid. We will be open all day on Thanksgiving, from 11:30am until 10pm, serving our full menu PLUS a special Thanksgiving Day meal for only $20!!!. We are also staying open later on Friday & Saturday nights, serving our full menu until 10pm...Continue Reading

Oct 12, 2017

New Menu Begins 10/13

Our new menu is making its debut on Friday, October the 13th during our Superstition Party. Hope you can join us to check it out. 

Aug 25, 2017

Bourbon Barrel Aged UBU On Tap!!

Stop in to try our latest batch of Bourbon Barrel Aged UBU.  We brew a strong version of The Lake Placid Pub and Brewery's flagship ale and age it in a freshly dumped bourbon barrel.  Available on tap and in crowlers.  Won't last long so stop on down and raise...Continue Reading

Aug 3, 2017


Giant IPA has been awarded the Gold Medal as the best American Double IPA in all of New York State at this year's New York Craft Beer Competition. We are honored and humbled by this award, and we could not think of a better category to win. There were over 5...Continue Reading

Jul 17, 2017

May 29, 2017

Big Slide Live!!!

A fun night of Live Music, Caribbean Food Flavors, and Unique Craft Beer!!!

May 5, 2017

Toast of the Tri-Lakes on May 15th

Just 10 days until our second annual mini-brewfest, featuring 10 of the most local breweries in the area. Tickets are going fast so get yours today in the Store section.

Apr 18, 2017

Mother's Day Party

Big Slide loves Moms. That's why you should come to Big Slide Brunch (or lunch or dinner) on Mother's Day. To make the day even more special, we are offering BOTTOMLESS MOM-OSAS to all the mothers who come in. Complimentary and never-ending Mom-osas for all Moms, all day on Mother's Day...Continue Reading

Mar 30, 2017

Easter Sunday Brunch

We will be opening at 10am on Easter Sunday, and have extended our Brunch hours until 3pm. Find your Easter eggs, say your prayers, and then join us for Lake Placid's best brunch. We will be adding a couple of new items to our already-popular brunch menu. And after 3pm...Continue Reading

Mar 10, 2017

St. Patrick's Day Breakfast

Start your St. Patrick's Day with a delicious breakfast at Big Slide. We will be serving a special menu from 10am-until noon, featuring the all stars of our Sunday Brunch menu, plus a FULL IRISH BREAKFAST. That's right, a traditional Grill-Up featuring locally sourced sausages, eggs and other goodness. For...Continue Reading

Feb 21, 2017

Big Slide Live (formerly known as test kitchen)

Join us March 2nd for our monthly pairing of exciting craft beers selected to pair with a unique and fun three course menu.  Also featuring live music from local favorite Ryan Grant.  Dinner service starts at 5:00 and the live music gets started at 6:00.  This is a great way...Continue Reading

Jan 28, 2017

Radio ads

Make sure to tune into 93.3 WSLP to hear our new radio ads. Or listen to them here, and then relisten, and relisten, and then come to Big Slide! Stu Beers Complete Stu Specials Complete Stu Complete...Continue Reading

Jan 6, 2017

Brett Saison

Pre-orders for our new Brett Saison bottles are now being accepted. Go to the Store page on our website and reserve your bottles today to save $2 per bottle. Limit of 6 bottles per order. 

Jan 2, 2017

January Test Kitchen

Join us Thursday, January 5th for our latest Test Kitchen Night. We're letting Chef Greg & Brewmaster Kevin off their leashes one more time to bring you an evening of delicious food & beer pairings, pre-fixe courses, & groovy tunes by Big Slyde! Special menu service begins at 5pm, seating until...Continue Reading

Dec 28, 2016

New Year's Eve

Celebrate NYE at Big Slide. We will offer our normal/awesome menu as well as adding some food and drink specials, including filet mignon with short rib mashed potatoes. While we still will be seating people on a first come, first serve basis, we are also accepting a limited number of reservations for...Continue Reading

Dec 27, 2016

New Years Day Brunch!!

Be sure to check out our brunch this Sunday starting at 10.  The perfect way to start off the New Year.  See menu right here.  Cheers!!

Dec 1, 2016

Holiday Hours

Christmas Eve - Kitchen and Bar open until 9pm Christmas Day - Closed (Lake Placid Pub & Brewery is open from 2-10pm) New Years Day - Open at 10am for Big Slide Brunch

Nov 23, 2016

Big Slide Brunch

Join us Sunday mornings for Big Slide Brunch. We will open at 10am and be serving Bloody Mary's, Mimosas, Beer Cocktails, and, of course, our beer. Chef Sherman has sourced almost every ingredient locally and has developed a wonderful menu. So come in, have a drink, relax, and enjoy a Big...Continue Reading

Oct 28, 2016

Our new menu is now available!

Our new menu is now available! We are constantly tweaking and evolving our menu, and the latest version is our best yet. Come by and see what Chef Sherman is cooking for you.

Sep 26, 2016

To Russia, With Love SOLD OUT

If you snooze, you lose. Sorry to report that we have SOLD OUT of our bottles. It is still on tap so hurry down to drink it while it lasts, but we no longer have it available to take home. Remember this next time a specialty beer comes out and do not...Continue Reading

Sep 9, 2016

To Russia, With Love Now Available

750ml, corked and caged bottles are now available for sale at Big Slide and the LPP&B. These are great now and will also lay down well for years to come.

Aug 27, 2016

Bottle Pre-Sale now open.

To Russia, With Love - our Russian Imperial Stout, aged 6 months in a decommissioned Atlas Missile silo, will be bottled and released on Friday, September 9th. These champagne-style bottles are available for pre-order now. Cost is $18 each, with a pre-order max of 4. Bottles will be $20 on Sept 9th...Continue Reading

Aug 15, 2016

Grand Opening Party

Join us Saturday August 20th for our official Grand Opening Party. All day fun with live music, great locally sourced food, and, of course, awesome beer.  Details can be found here:

Jul 12, 2016

Now serving Crowlers!

We are proud to offer 32 oz. crowlers as our to-go beer package. Filled to order, these make great containers for boating, hiking, or anywhere where glass is not welcomed. 

Jul 8, 2016

First Barrel Filled

We have filled the first of many fresh bourbon barrels with our friend UBU Ale.  If you are around Lake Placid in 6 months be sure to come sample.

Jul 7, 2016

Bourbon Barrels have arrived!

Our first delivery of eight Heaven Hill Distillery (KY) Bourbon Barrels has arrived. Two are getting filled today, maybe four more tomorrow. Our barrel-aging program has officially begun!

Jul 3, 2016

Sun is out. Deck is open.

Join us for lunch or dinner today and enjoy the beautiful weather. 

Jun 30, 2016

Berliner Weiss now on tap!

Swing down to Big Slide and enjoy our first sour beer - Berliner Weiss. Made with 100% lactobacillus delbrueckii, this beer is tart and refreshing. We are also offering the beer with raspberry or blueberry simple syrup if you'd like to fruit it up a bit.

Jun 29, 2016

We have outdoor lights!

Check out our sign lights and our patio lights next time you drive by. Now we even look open!! Hooray!

Jun 23, 2016


Kind of big news. We are open and serving lunch and dinner daily. Maybe the biggest news story for this place yet!

Jun 4, 2016

Barrel Stave Sampler Holders Came Today

Our barrel stave sampler holders came today. To say we are pretty stoked with how they came out is, well, not even an understatement. It's wrong. We are at stoke level 10 here. 10!

May 31, 2016

Another Awesome Sign

Thanks to Laura's Custom Artwork and Trampoline Design for yet another awesome sign. Swing by Big Slide and check it out. Opening day is very soon. Cheers.

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