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Ballston Spa: A Quaint Village for Dining, Shopping & More

Ballston Spa is a historic Village just under 20 minutes from Saratoga Springs and about half an hour from Albany. The area provides a quiet respite from the busier destinations in the area like downtown Saratoga and Lake George.

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Take Your Tastebuds on a Tour of the Vibrant Restaurant & Cafe Scene

From Legend Sushi Bistro to Alaturco Mediterranean Grill to Front Street Delicatessan and Pizzeria Ballston Spa gives Saratoga Springs a run for its money when it comes to top notch dining and varied choices!

outside Next Door Kitchen + Bar

Channel your Southern side at Next Door Kitchen + Bar with surprisingly flavorful fried green tomatoes, make the tough decision between bananas foster or apple crisp at Iron Roost, and experience scones like you never have before at The Whistling Kettle. Regardless of what you're looking for, there's sure to be an eatery that can satisfy your craving.

Go Antiquing & Check Out Shops in This Walkable Village

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Ballston Spa Antique Center, Stone Soup Antique Gallery, Acorn Appraisals & Consulting, and more - if you love antiquing you'll have no shortage of choices in Ballston Spa. Pop into Daisy Dry Goods for "a wonderful selection of items with history and character," as one Google reviewer said. They're known to have colorful Fiestaware, unique teapots, vintage jewelry, and more high quality antiques.

There's more than antiques, though - visit Double M Western Store for everything western, New 2 You Fine Consignment Boutique for designer apparel at affordable prices, and Boho Chic Boutique for one-of-a-kind items from over 50 New York State artisans.

Find More to Enjoy: Museums, Spas, Attractions & Annual Events

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When walking through Ballston Spa you'll notice a "Little Free Library" in Wiswall Park, decorative birdhouses on several street corners, and numerous little touches that speak to the hometown feel of this quaint Village.

Many hardworking and respected businesses call Ballston Spa home in addition to the restaurants and shops mentioned above, like the reputable Saratoga Lashes and Skincare at Living Well. They're known for their eyelash extension, eyebrow microblading, and more exceptional spa services.

Ballston Spa sign listing businesses

There are also worthwhile attractions and events to check out! History buffs will love the Brookside Museum, one of the oldest houses in the Village constructed in 1792, and the National Bottle Museum, where you can view thousands of glass bottles.

Come Halloween make a reservation at Double M Haunted Hayrides, mark your calendar for the Ballston Spa Witch Walk, and then look ahead to Christmastime for the Ballston Spa Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting. Then there are the many events that take place at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds.

Be a part of this vibrant community by browsing Ballston Spa businesses below and plan a visit today!

Ballston Spa, NY Listings
Ellms' Christmas Trees
Ballston Spa, NY
Make Ellms' Christmas Trees a part of your family's holiday season traditions! This local Christmas tree farm lets you choose and cut your tree, take a trolley ride, enjoy hot cocoa, and more. It's a fun experience your family won't soon forget.
Ellms Family Farm
Ballston Spa, NY
For old-fashioned fall activities kids of all ages will love, visit Ellms Family Farm over in Ballston Spa, NY. Create new memories and family traditions as you enjoy pumpkin picking, exploring a corn maze, more!
Capital Construction
Ballston Spa, NY
Capital Construction builds custom homes that last! The company’s simple philosophy is to build the right way from start to finish. This, of course, means building green.
Double M Western Store
Ballston Spa, NY
Double M Western Store is the largest retailer of western boots in all of Upstate New York. You can find a huge selection of western, fashion, work, and casual boots at this family-owned business, along with a wide variety of apparel and accessories.
Saratoga Bridges, NYSARC, Inc., Saratoga County Chapter
Ballston Spa, NY
Saratoga Bridges is committed to advocacy for individuals with disabilities by providing resources that enable them to live enriching lives in communities where they are valued for their abilities and contributions.
The Candle Collective LLC
Ballston Spa, NY
The Candle Collective is a create your own candle studio and retail store located in Ballston Spa New York -- just minutes from Saratoga Springs!
We Rock the Spectrum - Ballston Spa
Ballston Spa, NY
Located in Ballston Spa, NY, We Rock the Spectrum features an indoor playground area for kids of all ages. This special gym provides a nurturing and fun environment to foster learning, exploration, and safe & sensory experiences.
Augie's Family Style Italian Restaurant
Ballston Spa, NY
Born and raised in the Bronx, Augie Vitello learned the secrets of old fashioned home-style Italian cooking from his Italian parents. www.augiesrestaurant.com
Daisy Dry Goods: Antiques & Gifts
Ballston Spa, NY
Located in the heart of Ballston Spa, Daisy Dry Goods is one of the area's top shops for fine antiques, vintage collectibles, and unique personal gifts for the special people in your life. Stop in and check out their amazing selection of items!
John Paolo's Xtreme Beauty Institute
Ballston Spa, NY
John Paolo's Xtreme Beauty Institute is one of NY State's premier beauty schools that is committed to educating future cosmetologists, nail specialists, and/or estheticians. They have schools in Ballston Spa, Kingston, and New York Mills.
Living Well Center: Home of Saratoga Lashes & Skincare, Saratoga Metaphysical Boutique and One Heart Spirit
Ballston Spa, NY
Living Well Center in Ballston Spa NY offers top-notch wellness & spa services including eyebrow microblading, permanent makeup, henna brows, eyelash extensions, waxing, massage, energy healing, metaphysical gifts & more.
New 2 You Fine Consignment Boutique
Ballston Spa, NY
New 2 You Fine Consignment Boutique provides next to new, brand name designer apparel. Designer apparel includes Jeans, Dresses, Sweaters, Coats, Footwear, Handbags and Jewelry. Supporting women, juniors and men. A 3000 sq. ft. shopping destination.
13 North Restaurant
Ballston Spa, NY
Head to 13 North for traditional American fare like steak, chicken, and burgers. Check out their drink menu for signature cocktail and a draft menu with local beers on tap.
Agway True Value
Ballston Spa, NY
Start your next DIY project off right with the correct hardware and tools for the job. Whether you're painting a room or landscaping the yard Agway True Value has the supplies you need.
Alaturco Mediterranean Grill
Ballston Spa, NY
Alaturco Mediterranean Grill in Ballston Spa serves all of your favorite Mediterranean dishes for lunch, dinner, and take out. In the mood for a gyro, kebab, falafel platter, or some baklava to satisfy your sweet tooth? Check out Alaturco!
Ballston Spa Concerts in the Park Series
Ballston Spa, NY
The Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association is a group of businesses and individuals working together to make Ballston Spa a great place to work, live and visit.
Ballston Spa National Bank
Ballston Spa, NY
Ballston Spa National Bank provides personal and commercial banking and loans, as well as wealth management and financial services.
Brookside Nursery
Ballston Spa, NY
Landscaping and gardening supplies including trellises, lawn ornaments, annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, vegetable seeds and more. Have their team design an inviting landscape for your home.
Canty Financial Management
Ballston Spa, NY
Canty Financial Management is a versatile firm in Ballston Spa that offers tax advising and preparation in addition to wealth management and financial advising.
Capital InteriorScapes
Ballston Spa, NY
We custom design and install plants in commercial spaces to enhance the human experience. After all, the building isn't green until the plants arrive!
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Saratoga County
Ballston Spa, NY
Cornell University is one of the world's premier research institutions and the Land Grant institute for the State of New York. As part of the Land Grant mission, Cornell researchers have traditionally turned their attention to pressing contemporary issues faced by society
Creative Endeavors Gift Shop
Ballston Spa, NY
Shop Creative Endeavors Gift Shop for those special, one-of-a-kind gifts and support Saratoga Bridges!
Curtis Lumber Company, Inc.
Ballston Spa, NY
The flagship store for Upstate New York's largest building supplier. Get lumber, gardening supplies, decking, kitchen supplies, bath supplies and more.
Dozer's Bar and Grill
Ballston Spa, NY
Dozer's Bar and Grill, located near Saratoga in Ballston Spa NY, serves up tasty pub fare and offers an ever-changing menu of daily specials.
Earth Care Plus, Inc.
Ballston Spa, NY
Earth Care has a trio of certified arborists who will give you an informative evaluation of any questionable trees. Initial estimates are free of charge. Services include tree removal, pruning, stump grinding, cabling, lot clearing, and more.
F.W. Webb Company
Ballston Spa, NY
Family-owned wholesale distributor for HVAC, heating, PVF and plumbing supplies.
Fred D. Dreher, D.D.S.
Ballston Spa, NY
Dr. Fred Dreher offers a variety of services including biologic/holistic dentistry, safe mercury removal and oxygen/ozone therapy.
Goode Trees & Wreaths
Find cut-your-own and pre-cut Christmas trees at Goode Trees. They also have freshly made wreaths ranging from 12" to 36" in diameter, and gifts and goodies.
Iron Roost
Ballston Spa, NY
Visit Iron Roost for both sweet & savory gourmet waffles, salads, and vegan options. Open Tues-Sun 7am - 2pm.
Juicy Burgers & More
Ballston Spa, NY
After spending a year with Ruth's Chris Steak house in Boston, Bobby Mitchell, former owner of Wheatfields and Doc's Steakhouse decided to return to the area with his family and open a restaurant with a new concept.
Kelley Park
Ballston Spa, NY
Kelley Park is located in the Village of Ballston Spa and features a skate park, an extensive playground, picnic tables, a pavilion and an enclosed dog run for your canine companions.
LaMarco Physical Therapy, P.C.
Ballston Spa, NY
LaMarco Physical Therapy, P.C. helps patients recover mobility after surgeries and injuries, and treats chronic issues such as arthritis, lower back, joint, and neck pain, TMJ, and tendinitis.
Logo Wearhaus
Ballston Spa, NY
Logo Wearhaus provides top quality embroidery and screen printing to the Corporate and Team customer! We offer name brand apparel and have over 800,000 promotional items available to you! Whatever you need is right here!
Malta Development Co.
Ballston Spa, NY
Priced from $221,900-$400,000, Creekside Park is conveniently located just 10 minutes from Saratoga Springs in a beautiful, parklike setting. All homesites are 1 acre or larger and are heavily treed and private. The area's best value in a new home!
Next Door Kitchen and Bar
Ballston Spa, NY
The menu at Next Door Kitchen & Bar in Ballston Spa features traditional comfort food with contemporary flair. The restaurant sources many of its ingredients from local farms and even grows some ingredients in its own garden.
Pale Horse Vapors
Ballston Spa, NY
Visit Pale Horse Vapors in Ballston Spa for all your vaping needs. They sell e-cigarettes, liquids, accessories, and other vaping-related products, and can offer advice to anyone who has questions about vaping.
Pioneer Hills Golf Course
Ballston Spa, NY
Nestled in Saratoga County between majestic pines and abundant wetlands, Pioneer Hills Golf Course features a challenging 18 hole, par 70 golf course. They also offer a pro shop, practice facilities, and on-site restaurant.
Saratoga County Administrator
Ballston Spa, NY
Find information about Saratoga County's town supervisors and public officials.
The Saratoga County Fair 2020: Event Canceled
Ballston Spa, NY
After careful consideration, the Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel the 179th Saratoga County Fair. Since 1841 we have only canceled the Fair once, during the Civil War. The Fair will resume as scheduled July 20-25, 2021.
Saratoga County Office for the Aging
Ballston Spa, NY
Find information and assistance in locating Home Delivered Meals, Counseling, Health Care, Transportation and more for Saratoga County Seniors
Simmons Elevator Company
Ballston Spa, NY
Simmons Elevator Company can install, repair, and maintain elevators in both residential and commercial buildings. Contact them today to find out how they can meet your specific needs.
The Sunset Grill
Ballston Spa, NY
If you crave variety, come taste the Southwestern Cuisine at the Sunset Grill!
TCT Federal Credit Union
Ballston Spa, NY
In addition to offering individual and business banking accounts, TCT Federal Credit Union provides customers with a variety of loans, including vehicle, real estate, personal, and student.
The Ballston Area Community Center (BACC) Day Program
Ballston Spa, NY
Eight one-week sessions available in this supportive program that incorporates social interaction and growth with recreational and creative activities. For ages 5-12.
The Ballston Spa Country Club Inc.
Ballston Spa, NY
The Ballston Spa Country Club is a member-owned, semi-private club that's located just minutes from Saratoga Springs and downtown Ballston Spa. They offer a golfing experience that will challenge and reward golfers of all skill levels.
The Factory Eatery & Spirits
Ballston Spa, NY
The Factory in Ballston Spa offers an extensive menu of pub-style appetizers, sandwiches, salads, entrees, and burgers; every member of your group will be able to find something they'll love!
The Whistling Kettle
Ballston Spa, NY
Stop in for lunch or afternoon tea at The Whistling Kettle in Ballston Spa. Located between Clifton Park and Saratoga Springs this cafe and tea room serves crepes, paninis, sandwiches and more.
Veterans & Community Housing Coalition (VCHC)
Ballston Spa, NY
Located in Ballston Spa, NY, the mission of the Veterans & Community Housing Coalition (VCHC) is to provide housing and support services to all homeless military veterans and their families in the Capital Region.
A Bead Just So
Ballston Spa, NY
A Bead Just So is a full service bead store located minutes from Saratoga Springs in Ballston Spa, NY.
Ballston Spa Farmers' Market
Live well and buy local at the Ballston Spa Farmers' Market. Open June 13 through September 26, 2020 on Thursdays from 3:00pm-6:30pm and Saturdays from 9:00am-1:00pm, at Wiswall Park on Front Street.
Ballston Spa Veterinary Clinic & Boarding
Ballston Spa, NY
Serving clients and their pets in Saratoga County for 80 years! Now, in our new state-of-the-art clinic, we are able to serve you and your pets with even greater ability. We welcome you to stop in for a visit or give us a call.
Body Glow New York
Ballston Spa, NY
Body Glow New York in Ballston Spa provides a variety of expert spa services including UV-free sunless tanning, skin care treatments, waxing, teeth whitening, and eyelash extensions. Services are performed by highly trained professional technicians.
Carlton Hollow Apartments
Ballston Spa, NY
Carlton Hollow Apartments, Saratoga's newest 55+ apartment community, combines upscale apartment living with community amenities that allow you to enjoy fun and fitness year-round.
Cook Realty
Ballston Spa, NY
Cook Realty, LLC, "Professionalism and Performance at it's Peak."
Double M Haunted Hayrides
Ballston Spa, NY
Double M Haunted Hayrides, close to Saratoga in Ballston Spa, has been reimagined for the 2020 Halloween season as a Dead End Road Drive-Thru Experience.
Double M Rodeo
Ballston Spa, NY
Grab your cowboy boots and ten gallon hat - join Double M Rodeo on Friday nights in July and August (starting 6/28 in 2019!). The Double M Rodeo is fun for all ages! Includes line dancing 6-8p every Friday. Check facebook for weekly special events.
Healing In Motion, LLC
Ballston Spa, NY
Billie McCann of Healing In Motion is a certified life coach and reiki practitioner with a passion for supporting families. Services include personal coaching, pediatric occupational therapy, and reiki, all of which support a healthy, happy family.
Mangino Buick-GMC
Ballston Spa, NY
The Mangino Family has been providing superior sales and service to its customers for over 32 years. With the recent downsizing of GM, Mangino has been asked to continue doing business with GM. This is the direct result of hard work and the commi
Mourningkill Farm & Bake Shop
Ballston Spa, NY
Famous for their blackberry, cherry, and deep fudge pies, Mourningkill's pies and tea breads are distributed throughout the Capital Region. Apple and veggie stand open year round!
Nomad Coffee & Crepes
Ballston Spa, NY
Visit Nomad Coffee & Crepes and enjoy Ballston Spa's newest hipster-inspired coffee shop. Peruse vinyl records and enjoy the quaint, vintage atmosphere during breakfast or lunch.
Roosevelt Inn & Suites
Ballston Spa, NY
With our charming Adirondack-style ambiance, warm, friendly service and resort-style amenities, Roosevelt Inn & Suites is one of Saratoga's best-kept secrets. Enjoy a combination of modern, relaxing accommodations and gracious hospitality!
Route 67 Country Store
Route 67 Country Store and Café is a local treasure located in Saratoga County, west of Ballston Spa. It is a contemporary specialty store, offering a variety of products you won’t be able to find anywhere else!
Saratoga County: Clerk
Ballston Spa, NY
Find information about Saratoga County's town supervisors and public officials.
Saratoga County: Planning Department
Ballston Spa, NY
Find information about Saratoga County's town supervisors and public officials.
Seas the Dream Cruises
Ballston Spa, NY
Looking to book a cruise or all inclusive vacation? Let the specialists at Seas the Dream Cruises help! We have two convenient locations serving the Capital District and the Hudson Valley.
Spa at Roosevelt Inn & Suites
Ballston Spa, NY
Your stress will simply melt away with a visit to the reputable Spa at Roosevelt Inn & Suites! You can choose from several exceptional spa treatments including facials, massages, and body treatments, all designed to help you relax and rejuvenate.
Stone Soup Antiques Gallery
Ballston Spa, NY
Stone Soup Antiques Gallery is the place to go for authentic antiques that have been handpicked by over 35 professional antique dealers. From home goods to art and much more, you'll discover your next treasure at this downtown Ballston Spa shop!
Sunnyhill Landscaping Innovations
Ballston Spa, NY
Full landscaping services including paver driveways, patios, retainng walls, landscape design, trees and shrubs, hydroseeding, sod installation, water features, irrigation and more.
Town of Milton: Public Official
Ballston Spa, NY
Find information about Milton NY's town supervisors and public officials.
Village of Ballston Spa: Mayor
Ballston Spa, NY
Find information about Ballston Spa's town supervisors and public officials.
Village Sweet Shoppe
Ballston Spa, NY
Village Sweet Shoppe in Ballston Spa is the old time candy store you used to know and love. You will find nostalgic candies like RootBeer Barrels to Pop Rocks right next to the wall of Scoop-Your-Own. Don't forget CHOCOLATE...homemade!
Whiskers2Tails Mobile Veterinary Clinic
Whiskers2Tails Mobile Veterinary Clinic is an innovative solution to busy schedules and fearful pets. Let the vet come to your pet for yearly checkups, surgeries, vaccines, and more!