Fan Favorites: Best Restaurants In Saratoga According To Our Fans

We asked our Saratoga Facebook Fans to tell us their favorite Saratoga restaurants and why they love them. With tons of responses, everything from casual sandwiches to upscale fine dining experiences were mentioned. Here are your fan favorites:

1. Olde Bryan Inn

Diners enjoying a meal at the Olde Bryan Inn

This Saratoga staple easily took the top spot across the comments. The Olde Bryan Inn is known for it's warm and inviting atmosphere and a menu with something for everyone. Check out what some fans had to say:

"Great place, great food, great people!"

"They really know how to treat their customers and they are reasonable!"

2. Hattie's Restaurant

A bucket of Hattie's fried chicken on a table surrounded by canned beers

Hattie's came in a close second. The history behind the restaurant and the award-winning fried chicken bring soul food to the heart of Saratoga. Here's what the fans raved about:

"Hattie's is a Saratoga staple. Even Bobby Flay knows that."

"Best friend chicken in the north. And maybe the south too!"

3. Chianti il Ristorante

Bowl of pasta with bolognese sauce surrounded by kitchen tools and ingredients

The menu at Chianti nails Northern Italian cuisine while offering their own unique twists. The atmosphere is warm, but intimate enough for romantic evenings. No wonder it's so well loved:

"Good food and good memories!"

4. The Local Pub And Teahouse

Dishes from The Local Pub & Teahouse

The Local serves up classic English & Irish pub fare in the Beekman Street Arts District. Stop in for dinner or make it your new hangout–the impressive beer and tea menus will keep you coming back.

"Love the corner 'hangout' kind of atmosphere."

5. Saratoga City Tavern

Pizza from Saratoga City Tavern

There's a chance that Saratoga City Tavern is the only bar and restaurant with 5 floors, each with a different atmosphere. They have 115 beers on draught plus classic tavern fare and creative pizzas.

"Best beer selection."

6. Cantina

SF Mission Burrito from Cantina

Margaritas & Mexican fare always earn some well deserved love. Cantina takes it a step higher with their housemade cactus fries and the SF mission burrito.

"Love their specials... had amazing fish tacos plus we love the atmosphere and their guacamole."

7. Wishing Well

Fish topped with salsa from The Wishing well

The Wishing Well opened in 1936 and continues to be a favorite of locals and visitors alike. Its cozy atmosphere is great for a romantic dinner or a reunion with friends.

"Great food, and the best, friendliest service."

8. One Caroline Bistro

Steak from One Caroline Bistro

One Caroline Bistro serves up approachable modern American comfort foods and craft cocktails. Their live music lineups feature jazz, folk, blues and rock that anyone will enjoy.

"Great atmosphere, music, and the food is excellent...they support local farms."

9. Gaffney's

Steak sadnwich from Gaffney's

Gaffney's is a mainstay of the Saratoga restaurant scene. In addition to their excellent menu, the three bars within the restaurant draw crowds year-round.

"My husband and I had our first kiss there"

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