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Warm Up at These 7 Great Places for Hot Drinks in Saratoga Springs, NY

Order Coffee, Tea, Cocoa, and Hot Drink Specials

Whether you're a big coffee drinker, a tea lover, or someone who wants to warm up from the cold, Saratoga Springs has what you're looking for. The city is full of great places where you can order and sip your favorite hot drink. Here are some of the best places to get creamy lattes, organic teas, and other hot drinks throughout Saratoga.

Buy a Hot Cocoa or Bottomless Mug of Coffee at Sweet Mimi's

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Sweet Mimi's Cafe & Bakery is a charming downtown Saratoga establishment located just off Broadway. Although your eyes will be drawn to the beautiful display of homemade baked goods, this cafe is also a top spot for a rich cup of coffee.

Open for breakfast and lunch, Sweet Mimi's features a bottomless mug of house roast or FTO dark roast coffee on their menu, to-go coffee, and seasonal hot cocoa with real whipped cream. Drink specials include pumpkin spice lattes in fall, a peppermint hot cocoa in December, and others throughout the year.

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Enjoy a Classic Cup of Coffee and Comfort Food at Country Corner Cafe

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Nestled on the corner of Woodlawn Avenue and Church Street in downtown Saratoga, Country Corner Cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and hot drinks to complement your meal. The Country Corner Cafe is typically open daily from 8:00am-1:00pm, and breakfast is available all day, so you can always look forward to enjoying pancakes, omelettes, breakfast sandwiches, and more. Their hot drinks include coffee (refillable), tea (second cup on the house), and to-go coffee if you're on the move.

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Fall in Love with Palette Cafe's Selection of Hot Drinks

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Editor's Note (12/2/2020): PaletteĀ is currently open for members and takeout orders only until further notice. Please check their website for the latest updates.

When you need a shot of inspiration and piping hot espresso, take a trip to Palette Cafe on Broadway in downtown Saratoga. Since opening their doors in mid-2019, Palette has become a hospitable place where everyone can relax, mingle and share ideas, and grab a cup of coffee or a cocktail together.

They offer cappuccinos, Americanos, cortados, and a fantastic selection of hot lattes. You can sip a traditional vanilla, mocha, or caramel latte, or try something completely different like the butterfly, beetroot, or maple lattes. During fall and winter, you can look forward to other hot drinks and cocktail specials, such as their version of a hot toddy.

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Step Right Up and Order a Tasty Beverage at The Local

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Located in Saratoga Springs' historic Dublin Neighborhood, The Local Pub & Teahouse welcomes you to enjoy their unique selection of organic teas, freshly brewed coffee, craft beers, and traditional English and Irish specialities. The Local is always ready to serve up a nice hot drink, whether it's breakfast, brunch, lunch, or dinner time.

This friendly neighborhood restaurant will make you feel right at home, and a fireplace keeps the cozy interior warm when it's cold outside. They offer house coffee, espresso drinks, hot cocoa, and healthy organic teas from around the world. Sip a refreshing cup of Meeting of the Mints Herbal Tea, or try the rich, full-bodied Irish Breakfast blend with caffeine. Make sure you ask about their seasonal teas, and order a personal pot after you've decided on a favorite.

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Sit Back, Relax, and Sip a Hot Drink at The Saratoga Winery

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Note: This photo was taken prior to 2020 and does not reflect current social distancing requirements

Editor's Note (12/28/2020): As of December 27, The Saratoga Winery will only be open for retail sales and carryout dining until further notice.

The Saratoga Winery & Tasting Room is renowned for their outstanding selection of handcrafted wines, but did you know about their hot drink specials? In the comfort of their rustic tasting room or wine barn, you can enjoy a hot coffee with Black Button Bourbon Cream, warm apple cider spiked with Pick Six Apple Pie Vodka, or even Mulled Melomel Wine, a warm cocktail made with their signature Melomel wine and mulling spices.

The winery's drink specials are subject to availability on the day's menu, so it's best to contact them ahead of time. Come for the hot drinks and stay for the entertainment and welcoming atmosphere.

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Have a Seat at Saratoga Tea & Honey Company's Tasting Bar

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Note: This photo was taken prior to 2020 and does not reflect current social distancing requirements

Join a communi-tea of fellow tea lovers at Saratoga Tea & Honey Company in downtown Saratoga. This local tea store sells organic and fine tea and herbal infusions, accessories and pottery, and raw honey.

Their tasting bar is the perfect spot to discover new teas, ask their knowledgeable staff questions, and order a cup for yourself. Saratoga Tea & Honey Company sources fine loose leaf teas from different parts of the world, and their inventory includes white, green, oolong, black, aged, scented, and herbal. Step inside, pull up a chair, and experience the sublime flavors in their hot tea.

Taste Incredibly Fresh Coffee at Uncommon Grounds

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Note: This photo was taken prior to 2020 and does not reflect current social distancing requirements

Uncommon Grounds in Saratoga Springs takes pride in producing fresh and high-quality coffee. They roast their coffee beans daily to achieve the greatest amount of flavor in each cup.

Order a regular coffee in their comfortable lounge, or consider a cafe latte, vanilla latte, cappuccino, or an Americano. Uncommon Grounds also sells hot chocolate and tea for the non-coffee drinkers. If you have a sweet tooth, make sure you order one of the house-made cookies or scones too.

Are you ready to sip a delicious hot drink? Plan a visit to one of these Saratoga restaurants today!

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