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Esperanto

6 1/2 Caroline St, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 587-4236
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Cuisines: Pizza
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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Albany, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Just off the main street in Saratoga Springs...Esperanto's on Caroline Street has homemade food from Mexican to Mediterranean. Not very expensive and is a place that many late night revelers head for . Their signature item is a doughboy...looks like a hot dog shaped piece of dough stuffed with chicken, ricotta and mozzarella I believe...truly addictive. Home made salsa, hummus,... More

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Wilbraham, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

If you are looking for an unpretentious bar which is safe, fun, happening, and is neck-deep in history, look no further in Saratoga. We had amply liquorious Highballs in the very booth that Don McClean wrote American Pie. It's not fancy. It's full of locals, and it is relaxing, fun, and cool. You can walk out at 1am and be... More

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80 reviews 80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We stopped in quick during an event and it was busy! The workers were fast though and were able to keep the line moving. We got 2 original Doughboys and they were amazing! We are them on the street as we walked which was perfect but they have tables inside. There is nothing like a Doughboy! Looked like they had... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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511 reviews 511 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Home of the dough boy, the must-try little cheese filled bread thingy about the size of a hot dog that was really, really good. It's a Saratoga classic, especially with the students from Skidmore down the street and Siena (where I attended) down the road. And I always love to hit the local classics. The pizza is pretty good too.... More

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albany, ny
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8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

My son and I were trying to decide what to eat when we were hanging around Saratoga recently, and we remembered...The Doughboy!! We've been eating doughboys since Esperanto first appeared about 10 years ago (little known fact--I worked there before it was Esperantos, while it was an all night hot dog stand and I was putting myself through college!) But... More

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Astoria, New York
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6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

This place is on Caroline, it's a little hidden. Doesn't look like much, it's just a little pizza style joint. Decent prices - great for late night munchies. And.... Dough Boys=cheesy, chicken, creamy dough wrapped goodness. Enough said.

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Schenectady, New York
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

My fiance raves about the doughboys, but I think they are just alright. Some of the specialty items are unique. Very little sitting room. Employees were friendly.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

These things are unreal! you haven't lived until you've tried them. you should get them around 230-3 after drinking a bunch downtown, that's when they taste the most delicious!

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Lake George, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Doughboys and burritos a good snack. Family enjoys it. One of the few places that still use good ingredients. Can really taste the different flavors in the food. Fresh chopped veggies in the different salsas are great. Pizza is unique, not the average NY style flavor.

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Saratoga Springs, New York, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

I have only had a doughboy from here but it was amazing. I have been meaning to stop by and try something else.

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