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Augie's Family Style Italian

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17 Low Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020
(518) 884-8600
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Today
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Special occasions
Dinner
Reservations
Takeout

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Visitor rating
  • 71
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
love love love Augies. family style Italian, done right.

Great food, excellent servers, fun, pleasant atmosphere. sweet bartender, Tory.( I think?) They are really good for take out too. everything is well packaged so no spills in the car. you won't be disappointed.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
jkearney15
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
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120 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great food, excellent servers, fun, pleasant atmosphere. sweet bartender, Tory.( I think?) They are really good for take out too. everything is well packaged so no spills in the car. you won't be disappointed.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

This was our first time going to this restaurant and what a great experience it was. My husband and I went with our 2 kids and future son-in-law and from the service to the appetizers to the entrees to the dessert- all was delicious and the quality and quantity was remarkable. U need a reservation for a larger party so... More 

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Large portions, delicious food. Warm and friendly atmosphere, wait staff that act as they should. Moderate prices and a great selection. What's not to like, I'll be going back there on my next trip to Ballston Spa.

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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This place will please just about anyone's taste and you will not have room for dessert! Everything on the menu is delish. If you have the room the desserts are really amazing. The service is great and if you are luck enough to be there for your birthday they have quite a nice surprise for you. Make reservations because this... More 

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Columbus
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45 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We always seem to order enough for two more settings,so try to understand this when you go. But,again we ordered calamari that was just average and a house salad. You also get some wonderful italian bread. Tonight we had penne ala vodka with prosciutto that was outstanding. We also enjoyed a special of sliced sirloin with mashed potatoes and some... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The portions are huge! That's fine if you normally eat 32 oz steaks or 2 pounds of pasta but most of us would need a quart of Alka Seltzer if we could finish an entree in one sitting. Having told us of the huge portions, our friends still each ordered an appetizer and entree as we watched in disbelief. There... More 

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Austin, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This was for a catering order for 20+ that we had placed ahead of time. Numerous dishes.....plenty of food.....we probably could have done with 1/3 less. Food was hot and ready to go. Tasty family style Italian.

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Schenectady
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We visited Augie's early one Friday in August without reservations. There was ample parking out front. We were immediately greeted and seated in a well-lighted, open dining room. Our server, Regina, was polite, professional and knowledgeable. She explained the restaurant's family style and gave us time to select from their nightly specials or menu entrees. Her wine suggestions were spot... More 

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Always consistent great food wonderful owner pleasant servers a must stop in for everyone!! Specials are always on the menu for every nite of the week in addition to different specials of the day!! Parking is excellent! Selections and portions are by far the best for an Italian restaurant in the area!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place is worth the trip. While the ambiance isn't noteworthy, the food is so delicious. Even something as simple as their tossed salad is great!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17 Low Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Ballston Spa
  • Phone Number: (518) 884-8600

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?