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Limoncello Ristorante

1 Ballston Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
+1 518-580-8700
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lemon cake” (20 reviews)
“pasta” (61 reviews)
“baby clams” (13 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Ballston Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Always visit Limoncello when in town and always a great meal. great drinks, great food fantastic atmosphere!

Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my second visit to Limoncello. As with the first visit, the food was quite good. The limoncello martini and the lemon cake are standouts. Service however, was not great. Everyone has a bad day, but all of the wait staff had attitude on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

12 friends came here to eat after a long day at Saratoga Race Track. To start with, waitress had little personality. We were tired,silly and noisy, but all of us were extremely friendly towards her,yet she rarely smiled. All business. Not good for a waitress....More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an all around great experience! The carpaccio and penne Montanara were phenomenal! But everything was excellent. The owner was very friendly. And the homemade Limencello was delicious! I would highly recommend this place.

Thank dhayduk9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was excellent and the atmosphere was fun. The staff was wonderful and friendly. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Henry N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good selection of Italian home style dishes. Homemade ravioli fantastic. 2 of our party ordered the veal, massive portion but the meat was over cooked and tough. Restaurant ambiance and operating equipment felt sadly outdated and rundown. Beverage menu basic. Service apart from the Italian...More

Thank Fantail79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come back every visit to Saratoga! Owner Giancarlo is such a delightful host who truly loves feeding people good Italian food. We had sea bass smothered in veggies and topped with shrimp and pork Milanese. Both exquisitely presented and delicious. Lemon cake for dessert...More

Thank Ronald J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a nice dinner. She had a sausage and peppers dish which she loved. My chicken piccata was OK. Not close to the best I have ever had. Finished off with the lemon cake. Served cold due to cream cheese icing....More

Thank Beachdeac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clearly the most exceptional experience we have had in a while. Giancarlo Tommy Nico All very pleasant, accommodating and beyond personable Food was absolutely extraordinary! Service was superlative. 5 stars We would recommend and will be back

1  Thank bccolleen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The chef appears to be better at preparing the dishes on the main menu then on the Specialties. My husband had the special for the night which was Lamb Rago Gnocchi and he really didn't like it. He said the sauce was very thin and...More

1  Thank FLStarfish
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10 July 2017|
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Response from Gene S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Call the restaurant for this information.
Evelyn C
27 May 2017|
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Response from SpaJack | Reviewed this property |
Probably not unless it's during the racing season
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27 May 2017|
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Response from Gene S | Reviewed this property |
yes. Reserve whenever possible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ballston Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saratoga Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 518-580-8700
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Limoncello Ristorante is a Northern Italian trattoria and a beautiful Tuscan style setting where every meal is prepared with a passion and served with a flair for an out of the ordinary dining experience. Lovely, Al fresco dining on our seasonal garden patio. A true Italian experience direct from Italy from owner and executive chef Giancarlo Balestra. Fresh farm to table ingredients and fine imported wines. "A little sip of Italian summer. " Located steps from Congress Park in the heart of Saratoga Springs across the street from the Holiday Inn.
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