Hot Spots > Downtown Saratoga Springs

Summer, fall, winter, or spring, downtown Saratoga Springs is always hopping! People head to Saratoga Springs for great shopping, superb dining, great nightlife, fun events and wonderful spas! Take a stroll down Broadway and you will surely hear lively music, smell freshly popped Kettle Corn and maybe even see a horse or two!


Do you love to shop? Visit the many charming shops in Downtown Saratoga! For many, shopping is the main attraction in this bustling downtown district--one of Saratoga Springs' popular hot spots. You'll find a great variety of shopping options downtown, from upscale and elegant to unique and eclectic. Mudpies & Fireflies, G. Willikers, Mrs. Londons, Clothes Horse, Lyrical Ballad Bookstore, Celtic Treasures and Impressions of Saratoga are just a few of the many privately owned businesses on Broadway that make this area so unique. You'll also enjoy shopping at some larger chains, including Ann Taylor, Gap, Eddie Bauer, and Banana Republic. No matter what you're seeking, you'll have fun when you discover Downtown Saratoga Springs Shopping!


Explore delightful art galleries in downtown Saratoga Springs! The Saratoga Arts Center Gallery and Spa Fine Art offer a true glimpse into the arts and culture of Saratoga. Head to the local coffee shops, Starbucks, Saratoga Coffee Company and Uncommon Grounds, to find an eclectic range of art work as you enjoy a steamy beverage! Crafter’s Gallery even offers a mixture of arts and crafts by local artisans. Explore Beekman Street Art District!


Dining is a delight in downtown Saratoga Springs! Restaurants of any type and style are available, ranging from casual to upscale dining--and everything in between! Choose from Indian, Mexican, Chinese, Italian, and many more...  Great bistros, local markets, wine shops, bakeries and delis can also be found Downtown.

Bars & Nightlife

Looking for a night out on the town? Downtown comes to life at night! Head down Caroline Street for bar-hopping at Saratoga City Tavern, Gaffney’s, Caroline St. Pub, Desperate Annie's, The Clubhouse, Trotter’s, Clancys, and Tin and Lint. Turn onto Maple and go to 9 Maple Avenue or the IceHouse. Looking for a sports bar? Check out Peabody’s or Caroline St. Pub. Love to dance? Go to Saratoga City Tavern’s 4th Floor. Looking for a sophisticated, elegant night out? The Wine Bar of Saratoga is a great spot.

spa massage


Once you get your fill of food and fun, head over to one of the various spas in downtown Saratoga. Some of the spas available are the Roosevelt Baths & Spa, Medbery Inn & Spa, and Fresh and Co. Salon and Spa. If you enjoy a great massage, book a massage in advance at Belisama Bodyworks, and browse their world-renowned line of spa products.


There is ample parking in downtown Saratoga... if you know where to look! Check out the Saratoga Parking Guide to find parking garages, parking lots and on-street parking throughout downtown.

Looking for restrooms? City Hall, Saratoga City Center, Arts Center and Visitor Center all have Public restrooms.

After an eventful day of shopping, dining, and visiting the delightful spas, you can retire for the evening in a Saratoga Springs hotel or to a comfy, cozy Bed and Breakfast. Simple to complex, the sky is the limit. Downtown Saratoga Springs is the place to be in Saratoga!