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Thirsty Owl Wine Bar and Bistro


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Local cuisine, American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
American, Wine Bar
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a place as we were going through the area. Excellent service, great decor, great selection of wine, location central. Big bar with plenty of room for a good time. Service very friendly and attentive. Had lunch and very satisfied.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank J6071PZjrc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just left the Thirsty Owl...the food was fabulous and the wine was exceptional. Rick greeted us and seated us, with wit and charm. Justin served our superb meals, and did a marvelous job. Later, rather than have dessert, we opted to visit with Rick at...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thirsty owl is a must stop for me when I’m in Saratoga springs. The tasting room is beautiful and you have to eat on the deck if the weather cooperates. The food is fine dining at its best. I have never had a dish I...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went for lunch with another couple. We had been to the Thirsty Owl winery in the Finger Lakes and knew that the wines would be delicious. Very accommodating staff and food was great.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MiddletownTAW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we checked in our host suggested the Thirsty Owl and said we would get a 15% discount. We settled in, walked around Saratoga and then wanted something to eat so we tried the Thirsty Owl. We were not disappointed. The wines were delicious and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank crownct938
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is in an old, restored house, a cute concept, the wine was good, service was great, the food (surf and turf was okay, the steak frites was good, passion fruit cheesecake was so-so), but my complaint was how uncomfortable the tables and chairs are....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank NaderProperties
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

On a cold blustery day in March, we wanted to head out to Saratoga for a bite to eat. We’ve never been to the Thirsty Own Wine Bar, and we didn’t have our children so we thought this place would be great for a glass...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kellyv178
Reviewed February 19, 2019

While in Saratoga, we stopped here for lunch, and it was wonderful! Clinton was our server who was professional, friendly and knowledgeable of the food choices! Our lunches were prepared perfectly and arrived in a timely manner. We also purchased some wines from the retail...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Andy05255
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Husband & I spent day at Saratoga Spring's Chowderfest Feb 2019. Our first stop was 'Thirst Owl', as it was NOT TO BE MISSED. Not only did we have the absolute BEST SEAFOOD CHOWDER on Broadway, but we FELL IN LOVE with the restaurant's wine...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank foodieforev
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This was our first visit to the Thirsty Owl and we were very pleased both with our meals and with the service we received. Will definitely return!

Date of visit: January 2019
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184 S Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 United States
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