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Sunset Grille

Southwestern
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42 Front St, Ballston Spa, NY 12020-1718
(518) 885-8550
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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Food

Their pulled pork is outstanding as were all other dishes and drinks. extremely caring friendly staff and atmosphere

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
Fred M
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Setauket, New York
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Setauket, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Their pulled pork is outstanding as were all other dishes and drinks. extremely caring friendly staff and atmosphere

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Albany, New York
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Stopped in for lunch while in town looking at antiques. Cute place, small, clean. We had soup and sandwiches, all were very good. Service was friendly and our food came out quickly. Would definitely eat here again.

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I've both lunch and dinner here. The salads are nice and big and tasty. We also like the quesadillas. However, our dinner there was fair. My husband ordered the ribs which were just ok. However, it was nice that there was a salad included. The wine and margaritas were very reasonably priced. I would go back for lunch but not... More 

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Saratoga Springs, New York
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

If you like BBQ and a southwest flair, you will enjoy this neighborhood restaurant. The food is good, it's inexpensive, and it's consistent. Down home atmosphere.

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NY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

They have very nice southwest style food choices, especially the pulled pork. The interior could use some freshening up. The service is very good.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We keep giving the sunset cafe another chance and every time we go, however the service is horrible from one waitress in particular. She is not new but she continues to have no clue on how to be an efficient server. Thankfully there are a couple of other servers that bail her out. We go back because we love the... More 

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Ballston Spa, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Food is okay. Every six months or so we give this place another chance. Never really impresses. Might be an okay bar for happy hour. Should be faster.

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Malta, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I've been there 6 or 8 times. The food is great but the last time I was there, the menu was far from extensive. Every time I've been there the service was semi- dreadful. It's the only thing that slows down ( no pun intended) my return

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Forest Hills, New York
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59 reviews 59 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stop here whenever we're in the area. Great southwestern cuisine and also great comfort food. We had a variety of items from a grilled ham & cheese sandwich to fajitas. Everything was wonderful and the staff really hops. It's kind of dark inside and a little noisy.

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North Carolina
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We enjoyed our dinner at Sunset Grille -- definitely not fancy, just a simple, local's atmosphere. There is nothing pretentious about it to be sure. It was quiet enough for easy conversation. The waitress was relaxed and fun to talk to. Food was fresh and what we wanted. We had a spinach dinner salad -- not on the menu, but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 42 Front St, Ballston Spa, NY 12020-1718
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Ballston Spa
  • Phone Number: (518) 885-8550

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Southwestern

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