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The Local

142 Grand Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4016
+1 518-587-7256
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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142 Grand Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like the idea of a place that offers craft beers and loose teas to complement all meals being served. The Local is located in a the Beekman Arts District area and was busy the two times I visited. The first was a Friday night...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice bar and family restaurant that is known to the locals - quality food and great selection of local craft brews. Friday night was quite busy, however service was very good and we were not rushed out. Reservations would be recommended. Part...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic family lunch here last Sunday!! We went because our first Choice was packed, and it was the best thing that could’ve happened. Delicious brews and even better food. Fish and chips was the best I have ever had- I also enjoyed...More

Thank teachersms
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Passing through town, we needed a place to stop for dinner. The Local was recommended. Since it was so busy, we opted to sit at the bar for faster service rather than wait for a table. The appetizer, Blackened Green Beans with sirachca mayo were...More

Thank Annexoxo
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The food at this pub is better than many of the finer restaurants in Saratoga I've had the broiled haddock the last two times I've visited and it has been excellent. The fish and chips and veggie burgers are also good as are their appetizers....More

Thank Sanders2017
Reviewed 2 August 2018

The waitress never introduced herself but she had blonde hair. I was with two friends one using a walker and one a cane. We asked what the specials were for the day and she told us to go look at the board down by the...More

2  Thank ember333
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Service was okay. Loud and busy for a casual setting. Food was okay but pricey. Maybe it's a good place for Happy Hour.

Thank Walsh13k
Reviewed 23 June 2018

This is our second time here and will most likely not be back. In the mood for some pub food so we stopped in on a Friday around 5. Place was not very busy which is OK, so we sat at the bar. First of...More

1  Thank mss12078
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I enjoyed the Tea Sandwich platter with an Iced Tea, and my son got the Avocado BLT salad...and a pot of the Chai Tea... All of it was very good, and we will definitely return.

1  Thank MBPellerin33
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Stopped in for lunch. Great beer and cocktail selection. Had the reuben and loved it. Cooked perfectly. Great place for a lunch or a cocktail at night.

Thank GarretLyter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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
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