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Gaffney's Restaurant

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16 Caroline St Ste 1, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 587-7359
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Wonderful local spot!

Great food! Beautiful new private party room that we had a wonderful family party in! Food was excellent and service was so professional and friendly! Love it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Nanci9261
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Saratoga Springs, New York
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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66 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Saratoga Springs, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great food! Beautiful new private party room that we had a wonderful family party in! Food was excellent and service was so professional and friendly! Love it!

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

On a Thursday night you can get all kinds of delicious, low-cost tapas, from stews to pizza. I opted for the pizza - a ham, sausage and mushroom topped pie... and ate the whole thing. With four separate rooms and a patio, you can choose just how close you want to be to the live entertainment - which is always... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

Nice place stop in friendly service all the time new beautiful room to eat and look outside while having a bite ! Mickey bartender extremely friendly Emily also John baker owner awesome a must stop in saratoga plenty of history 30 yrs plus!!!!

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Lake George, New York
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167 reviews 167 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Great place during the warmer months with huge outdoor courtyard and bar. Still many dining choices in colder weather. Nice bar scene and good lunch menu surely to please.

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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
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My daughter and I had lunch here. We sat on the patio, which was nice. The waitress told us we had to wait to be seated even though there were tables available and she was the only waitress working. She made us stand there while she took an order and THEN told us to sit where we liked. The food... More 

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169 reviews 169 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

There is a sour beer smell in the main inside bar that reminds me of late night college. That room is also drab and a bit down trodden. The side room is basically a pretty solarium and newly decorated. The garden can be nice or it can get too crowded. But they tend to have good music venues. Wings are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I typically eat at Gaffney's about once a week. Great service and atmosphere, and very reasonable pricing for the quality of food you're getting. I am not one to stray from my normal of the southwestern chicken panini, but today an item on the brunch specials menu caught my eye and I had to order it. I am sure happy... More 

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Avon, Ohio
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96 reviews 96 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I have been to Gaffneys many times since 1980 (I go to the races a few days every year) and it is always consistent. Was there the last Wednesday night of racing season and food and service was very good. We sat outside and my only "complaint" is the band was a little loud. It was hard to hold a... More 

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Rochester, NY
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Had a great meal at Gaffney's on our vacation. They have outdoor seating with music on certain nights during racing season. Excellent menu choice, from light inexpensive meals to more costly full course choices. The food and service is excellent.

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I grew up in Saratoga and spent many many summers there as well as a lot of time both at the track and also celebrating afterwards. We ALWAYS made Gaffneys our primary destination after a day of betting. Sure we hit a few other Caroline St locations before and after, but the majority of our time was spent here. Why?... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16 Caroline St Ste 1, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saratoga Springs
  • Phone Number: (518) 587-7359
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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