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Ripe Tomato

2721 State Route 9, Malta, NY 12020-4357
+1 518-581-1530
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2721 State Route 9, Malta, NY 12020-4357
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Reviewed yesterday

I eat there about once a week. I haven't found a dish I didn't like that. The best lobster bisque around.

Thank francoiset737
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I came here alone on business and was immediately provided with a nice booth and menu. However, it wasn’t busy and I wasn’t visited by wait staff for a long time. Finally, the surly hostess (with sunglasses on her head) came over and brought me...More

Thank chezchloe236
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place has been here for decades which speaks for its quality. Quaint wooden interior larger than it appears. Great shrimp and scallop bisque. I had seafood linguini excellent. Plenty of serving to bring home for next day. Wife had her favorite pork and cabbage....More

Thank Sarsprdoc
Reviewed 1 week ago

This wonderful spot has been around forever and only gets better with time. The food gets better, the menu changes, the portions are generous, and we locals love it when all the Saratoga Raceteack people have gone home.

Thank keil38
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a large establishment but the food and wait staff don't disappoint. We were there on a Thursday evening in the main dining area, it was loud and difficult to have a conversation due to a large party, this is not the norm....More

Thank Lintonaire
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Been here several times, most recently last week with a large group after a day at the races. So far they are 3 for 3. Old-school family Italian decor and atmosphere, solid food and service, good cocktails, everyone found something they liked. Good option if...More

Thank Michael0569
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Lots of tomato decor in this place that adds to the funky atmosphere, with litlte whilte lights, old-school furnishings, cute bar. I had the chicken picatta with a side of marinara spaghetti, and everything was delicious. I was too full to try any of their...More

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We just had an awesome meal! Great portions, great service, great price. Would highly recommend. Our server Larry was very attentive. We enjoyed and shared the caprese salad as an appetizer. I had the fish, my kids had burgers and my husband had spaghetti meat...More

Thank Nathalie C
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We got there early so we ordered fried homemade mozzarella my husband and I Almost ordered some more that’s how good it was. Then We ordered small plates of eggplant parm and chicken parm we shared it was perfect it served nice and hot. We...More

Thank roseanne46
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Mid afternoon visit before the dinner rush. Atmosphere is clean, a little dated, a little tight but not terrible. They start you off with crusty bread and roasted garlic. Our group of four also started with boneless wings for appetizer. Very good wings. The highlight...More

Thank stiffishnickel
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6 August 2018|
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Response from LYNDA T | Reviewed this property |
Safer to check their website. Great restaurant though
Bill D
8 July 2017|
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Response from ripetomatorestaurant | Property representative |
Sorry we didn't see your question sooner. We feed many traveling teams and they leave happy. Plenty of room for 35 or more. Offer great spaghetti and meatballs, chicken parm, you name it, but unfortunately no pizza... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2721 State Route 9, Malta, NY 12020-4357
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Malta
  • Phone Number: +1 518-581-1530
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Located in beautiful Saratoga County, the Ripe Tomato is a friendly, family-owned and operated dining experience that sets it apart from chain restaurants. We offer simple, hearty Italian and American fare prepared using fresh, local ingredients.
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