Discover Heated Outdoor Dining Options In & Near Saratoga Springs, NY
Outdoor dining is all the rage during the warmer months of the year, but during winter, local restaurants have to get a little creative. Here in Saratoga Springs and the surrounding area, some restaurants are offering a variety of heated outdoor dining options, including private igloos and enclosed patios and porches. Find out where you can dine outdoors comfortably in the Saratoga area below!
Note: We recommend you call ahead to make a reservation and confirm availability.
Photo Credit: The Adelphi Hotel
The Adelphi Hotel
The Adelphi Hotel in Saratoga Springs is well known for their exceptional lodging and dining experiences, and during winter, you can dine in a private igloo on the patio. Each private igloo can accommodate up to 6 guests, and the cost is $25 per person. They are available 7 days a week from 11:00am-8:00pm, and a credit card is required for all reservations.
The Olde Bryan Inn
Saratoga's Olde Bryan Inn continues to dish up delicious American cuisine, and now, you can enjoy a meal at a socially distanced table in their enclosed and heated patio area. Take a look at the current menu on their website, and make your reservation for a table on the patio.
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The Inn at Erlowest
Dine under the stars and snowflakes in Lake George when you make a reservation at one of The Inn at Erlowest's heated igloos. Each igloo is reserved solely for your party (up to 6 guests), fully sanitized after each use, and there is a back panel window for air flow. Reservations are required, and there is a $200 food and beverage minimum requirement on Thursdays and Sundays and a $250 food and beverage minimum requirement on Fridays and Saturdays.
Morgan & Co. Restaurant
Located in downtown Glens Falls, Morgan & Co. is a chef-owned restaurant that specializes in "comfort food with a Mediterranean-Bohemian flair," and this winter, they have enclosed their porch in order to offer heated outdoor dining to their guests. Make a reservation for one of their socially distanced tables and look forward to an amazing dining experience.
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The Queensbury Hotel
Did you know you can also find heated outdoor dining igloos in downtown Glens Falls? It's true! This winter, The Queensbury Hotel is accepting dinner reservations for their igloos, which have individual heaters. Each igloo can accommodate up to 6 guests, and they require a $25 rental deposit at the time of booking (the deposit will be applied to each check with a minimum $150 food and beverage spend). There will be two seatings per igloo per night, and they will be sanitized after each use. Call to make your reservation today!
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Fort William Henry
Fort William Henry Hotel in Lake George Village is offering fire pit rentals this winter. You can rent a lakeview wood burning fire pit with four Adirondack chairs for 1 hour and 45 minutes. A $25 food and beverage minimum spend is required, and you can learn more and rent online here.
Bolton Landing Brewing Co.
Take a drive up north to Bolton Landing and enjoy outdoor dining at Bolton Landing Brewing Company's heated igloos, heated enclosure, or fire pits. Warm up as you sip one of their locally made craft beers and dine on tasty pub grub.
The Bolton Barrel
Another excellent heated outdoor dining option in Bolton Landing is The Bolton Barrel, which is part of the Blue Water Manor family of resorts and restaurants. Call to make a reservation for a private table in one of their heated igloos, and check out their handcrafted food and beverage selections.
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Nine Pin Cider
This winter, Nine Pin Cider in Albany is offering private wood campfire hangouts that are available for two-hour time slots and groups of 2, 4, or 6 people. They can be reserved on Thursdays - Sundays, and the cost is $150 to $300 depending on the group size. Full details are available on their Facebook page.
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The Hill at Muza
The heaters are on at The Hill at Muza in Troy, which offers year-round outdoor dining. This unique restaurant serves Polish and American fare in both their ski lodge-like pub and European-style beer garden with tables, chairs, and flame heaters. They are accepting table reservations for indoor and outdoor dining on Thursdays - Sundays.
McGeary's Irish Pub
Enjoy pub food at McGeary's Irish Pub in Albany - their patio has heaters this winter.
Head over to Innovo Kitchen in Latham and dine in their covered patio with heaters and a fireplace.
Man of Kent Tavern
Man of Kent Tavern in Hoosick Falls has set up a heated outdoor tent so guests can dine outdoors at socially distanced tables.
Visit Saisonnier in Kinderhook for a delicious drink and meal at one of their outdoor tables. Heaters are located by the tables.