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6 1/2 Caroline St, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 587-4236
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Takeout

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  • 2
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Cheap eats!!!

Gluten Free Dough Boys? YUMM Great tacos with a ton of shredded chicken or beef. Best bite for the bucks in town! Five of us ate for under $40. Great salsa , super casual, we will go back! The salad had deep red tomatoes, dark green fresh lettuce, what I look for , not the usual iceberg lettuce... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 5, 2015
Joanne A
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San Isidro de El General, Costa Rica
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You half to try the doughboy...the signature food that made this place famous! The atmosphere is very relaxed and casual but the food is excellent. The menu is a mix of American, Middle Eastern and Indian. One can find vegan friendly options. Prices are more than reasonable for this tourist town.

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1 Thank Kenlbroz
Perry, Oklahoma
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to get a meal or a snack while downtown. They have good food and even have some pretty good vegetarian, gluten free and vegan options on the menu. A good assortment of foods from falafel to pizza!

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Thank BCKC56
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

We are (now) frequent visitors to Esperanto. We've ordered all over the menu and they deliver every single time. They are masters of seasoning and the specials are always a must try. Their standards, the dough boy and burritos ( get the el capitan!) are a perfect nosh any time of day. Fresh made salsas! Open late, for post bar... More 

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Thank Debbie H
Bradford, Massachusetts
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140 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Don't be fooled by the look of this place. It is kind of down an alley and looks like a take-out pizza place. There is seating for a dozen people. I was in a group of six and we ordered at the counter and made ourselves comfortable. It was empty when we got there but really hopping by the time... More 

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Thank dave d
New York
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Love their pizza day or not. Of course they are a go to night life, late night snack. Their dough boys are what everyone ravs about- personally they are not for me but everyone else loves them! I just love myself some good thin crust warm cheese pizza.

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Thank jrl87
NJ
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73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Go for a doughboy! I had no idea what a doughboy was, but I was glad I found out. Delicious pizza dough wrapped around cheese and chicken. Vegetarian version (doughgirl) and special doughcousins available too.

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Thank mythreesuns
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Gluten Free Dough Boys? YUMM Great tacos with a ton of shredded chicken or beef. Best bite for the bucks in town! Five of us ate for under $40. Great salsa , super casual, we will go back! The salad had deep red tomatoes, dark green fresh lettuce, what I look for , not the usual iceberg lettuce with unripe... More 

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Thank Joanne A
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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122 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Esperanto's hot pockets are the best! They're warm little rolls of dough stuffed with melty cheese and other items, depending on the day. They also serve various types of pizza and snack items. They're open late and often the line is out the door in the summer months so be patient!

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Thank Meredith V
Cherry Valley, New York
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

The food here is perfect for late night take out. Everything is fresh and delicious and designed to satisfy a variety of cravings.

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Thank Caitlin K
Saratoga Springs, New York, United States
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I don't know what to get here besides a doughboy and I don't want to get anything else. Get in - get a doughboy - and get out. All hyperbole aside, I also enjoy the vegetarian doughboy (a doughgirl) and wouldn't turn down a slice if it was offered to me.

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Thank David L

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6 1/2 Caroline St, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saratoga Springs
  • Phone Number: (518) 587-4236

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?