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The Local

142 Grand Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4016
+1 518-587-7256
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“fish and chips” (20 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
142 Grand Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4016
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I got my rating from the 4 star food & 2 star service. This location is off the beat & path for Saratoga Springs. As they don't have their own parking lot, I had to drive a bit until I found a spot. After looking...More

Thank fba5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Local is a unique place. Warm, comfortable, and cozy pub and teahouse with a great diverse beer selection. What sets The Local apart from other casual pubs is that the food is always fantastic, fresh, creative and dine really well. Whether you get a...More

Thank jdhga799
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

quickly seated on a sunday night. it was packed with locals. we had bubble and squeak and bangers and mash. both excellent. irish coffee was a little expensive.

Thank L111WCjohnf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the first restaurant we tried in Saratoga and we really enjoyed it. It had a nice bar atmosphere, friendly staff, lots of beers and great food.

Thank PJMinCT
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This cute little street is host to a variety of small businesses. We recently moved to the Spa City and have decided to try a restaurant a month to get to know what's available in food options. We tried the Local today for lunch. Our...More

1  Thank esmirelda
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We were so happy with the atmosphere the food and the waitstaff. I had the special for the night which was Meatloaf and it was wonderful. My husband had the fish fry and said it's one of the best he's ever had. Probably the only...More

Thank rk743
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We weren't sure about going out in Saratoga on a summer track night, but this restaurant was far enough off the main drag (but still close enough to walk to kilwins for dessert after!) that it wasn't busy and parking was easy to find on...More

Thank leneyB
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Sat outside with friend on sunny day. Great veggie burger - I switched to naan in lieu of brioche. Great service & selection. On-street parking which is better than trying to find spot downtown in the summer.

Thank srhahm
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Even though we went in later in the evening, the wait staff was very attentive. Good service, and good, piping hot food. Great beer on tap, too.

Thank elizabethcG9387QD
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Five of us went for dinner at The Local for my birthday and we had a great time. I called first to see if we needed a reservation, but they don't take reservations. I had some concerns about getting seated but was reassured that we...More

Thank Lisa B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Grand Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4016
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saratoga Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 518-587-7256
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