Category Archive: Saratoga

“If you can handle a nightclub audience successfully, you can handle anything.”

Judy Holliday Today for Saturday’s spots, I’m going to focus on Saratoga Casino & Raceway and the little hidden place, Vapor. For those of you who either know me or follow what I… Continue reading

“Man cannot live by bread alone; he must have peanut butter.”

James A. Garfield I love Peanut Butter. I like it with Jelly, I like it by itself on some bread, I like it with cinnamon and I like spoonfuls of it. I recently… Continue reading

“Enthusiasm is the yeast that raises the dough.”

Paul J. Meyer I don’t frequent Saratoga as often as I’d like but when I do think about it I think of class. The shops and restaurants on Broadway which is more upscale… Continue reading

“I’d much rather hang out in a cafe. That’s where things are really happening. “

Joe Sacco I don’t visit Saratoga as often as I’d like but each time I do I find a new little restaurant or store that I never knew existed. My most recent trip… Continue reading

“Wine makes a symphony of a good meal.”

Fernande Garvin I’m sorry this took me a bit of time to gather all of my thoughts together but I’ve finally been able to organize all that I ate, drank and the great… Continue reading

“Just cause you got the monkey off your back doesn’t mean the circus has left town. “

George Carlin Since this is fair season, I figure it would be a good time to write about one of the fairs I went to this summer. Yes, I know it’s already over… Continue reading

“A single tree in the tropical forest in the south of Mexico has more different species than some European countries. “

Carlos Salinas de Gortari I’ve blogged about El Mexicano in Hudson Falls (Find the blog entry HERE) but about a year ago,  they opened a location in Saratoga (280 South Broadway). We recently… Continue reading

“Clam chowder is one of those subjects, like politics or religion, that can never be discussed lightly. Bring it up even incidentally, and all the innumerable factions of the clam bake regions raise their heads and begin to yammer.”

Louis P. De Gouy This past weekend, February 4th-6th, was Chowder Fest in Saratoga at participating locations. From what I could find it was the 3rd Annual event and even though the weather… Continue reading

“They say California’s the big burrito; Texas is a big taco right now. We want to follow that through. Florida is a big tamale.”

Dan Rather EDIT: A second location is now open in Saratoga. I’ve been to El Mexicano (3011 State Route 4 Hudson Falls, NY 12839)  quite a few times recently and since it’s all the… Continue reading

“Ice cream cravings are not to be taken lightly.”

Betsy Cañas Garmon On your way back from a concert at SPAC or a day at the track or maybe when you’re just exploring the Ballston Spa area you’ve probably seen JJ’s Snack… Continue reading

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