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Factory Eatery

€€ - €€€American,
20 Prospect St, Ballston Spa, NY 12020-1367
+1 518-885-0500
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (7 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
20 Prospect St, Ballston Spa, NY 12020-1367
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the atmosphere here. The food is excellent and the bar is large with a very nice selection of drinks. This is just a nice place to unwind and relax. The only problem I had was with the waitress who wore black rim glasses and...More

Thank hawkeyesbest
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is your basic huge portion American food place, but the food is nicely prepared and a good value. Niece loves the hot pretzels. Good for a family, with something for everybody and accommodating staff.

Thank fishlovergirl
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting old chocolate factory and warehouse turned eventually into eatery. Basic food, some interesting (fried greens beans), good soups. Reasonably priced, most entrees for taking home some.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Usually have good experiences here. Nice atmosphere with a complete menu. Bar separate area from main room. Good service. However this trip food was less than satisfactory. Nice dinner salad but I had fried chicken special which tasted like it was cooked in old oil....More

Thank Sarsprdoc
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The food is good. Service is good will go back. Good size portion and reasonable prices. Macaroni and cheese is my favorite. Turkey and stuffing dish is great to. Enough for two.

Thank Peyton2010
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Was visiting family in the area and they suggested we go to dinner here. Interesting building... former chocolate factory nicely refurbished. Place was not busy early on a Wednesday evening. Waiter was prompt and friendly. We ordered drinks and then food. Both came out promptly....More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Service was fine, but prices were high for the food and food was not even great. Nothing that you can't make at home for 1/2 price. Not impressed with food, portions were reasonable, that I can say, but still when you pay $22 or more...More

Thank Nicky G
Reviewed 22 July 2017

So easy to forget as it is off the beaten path. When I had out of town visitors we were looking for someplace different, quiet. The order of steamers were perfect as were the perogies, 1/2 soup and sandwich, Turkey 1/2 was filled with a...More

Thank pamalarickson
Reviewed 24 June 2017

After a couple of hours at the Round Lake Antique Show, we made a detour to Ballston Spa for a cool drink and an app or two. Arrived around 3:30 pm and the Factory only had a few patrons. Had a beer, a glass of...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Very nice Restaurant. Nice menu, great service and excellent food. Shrimp wrapped in Bacon was outstanding. Burgers and salads were also very good.

Thank David M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Prospect St, Ballston Spa, NY 12020-1367
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Ballston Spa
  • Phone Number: +1 518-885-0500
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