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142 Grand Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4016
+1 518-587-7256
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
142 Grand Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4016
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Prom weekend and Saratoga was very busy . This restaurant doesn't accept reservations . We called to see if they had room for 4 and they did so we hurried over . I'm glad we did . My father and I had the salmon on...More

Thank kevin j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a family dinner and sat outside because it was full inside and a 30 minute wait. No one else was outside except a couple of smokers because it was 50 degrees. Order taking was quick, but food delivery and post-delivery was sporadic. I...More

Thank CaptnGphs
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I never knew this place existed and I am very glad to have found it. The location is great and the atmosphere inside is very nice. We went for lunch and it wasn't busy at all. The fish and chips were recommended and that's what...More

1  Thank stevewillette
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome Great food Great service Irish live music!! The hostess saw we had two children and help them get chocolate milk

Thank G William H
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Dropped by with the family on a Saturday afternoon. It was pretty busy, but they are on a brunch menu on the weekend until 3. We were caught by surprise as it wasn't clear in the website which menu was actually in effect. "Brunch" means...More

Thank duffbeer703
Reviewed 28 February 2017

My wife and I go here a few times a year, and we are never disappointed. It is usually crowded at lunch time, but we have always been seated promptly. The food is Irish Pub Food, with the Fish and Chips being their most popular...More

Thank terrapinfan2
Reviewed 18 February 2017

"The Local" stands out in Saratoga--a diverse menu comprised of quality offerings, some locally sourced ingredients, an excellent selection of craft beers, and reasonable prices which create good value. Constant Companion and I met up with some friends for lunch and enjoyed a two hour,...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We enjoyed a beautiful brunch. Traditional options with flair, the Meaty Mary is perfect for spicy, Bloody Mary fans! Lots of sides to round out your meal. Fun pub atmosphere.

Thank Bridget S
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We heard about this place from someone who lives in the Saratoga area and before heading home we decided to give it a go and we are very glad we did! This place is very busy and for good reason the food is wonderful with...More

Thank Ridgewalkersss
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Went here recently on a Saturday afternoon. This is your local hipster restaurant/bar. Many options for draft beers, even carrying some rare items. Went with a classic comfort food for lunch, grilled cheese and fries. It was so tasty! Nice local artisan bread and delicious...More

Thank rl8587
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Grand Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4016
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saratoga Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 518-587-7256