• Try chowder samples from some of your favorite Saratoga restaurants!

    Saratoga’s Annual Chowderfest is one of the area’s most highly anticipated events of the year. Family-friendly, fun and utterly delicious, Chowderfest features more than 80 vendors—including Saratoga County’s best restaurants and caterers—who open their doors to the public and serve hot bowls of chowder to event goers. $1 gets you a sample of chowder from one of the many participating establishments, and YOU get to vote for your favorite!

    See official Chowderfest ballot here >>


    Participating Chowderfest Restaurants 

    *Keep checking for more participating restaurants! The list is updated daily.


    Off Broadway Vendors

    Bailey's Cafe

    Sausage Chorizo Chowder


    Harvey's Restaurant & Bar

    Smoked Chicken & Corn Chowder


    Serving Chicken Wing Chowder


    Wasabi Restaurant

    Seafood Hot Sour Soup


    Olde Bryan Inn

    Mexican Street Corn Chorizo Chowder

    The Cellar

    Chorizo Sweet Potato Corn Chowder

    Tatu Tacos & Tequila

    Taco Chowder


    Solevo Kitchen + Social

    Clams Casino Chowder


    Chianti Il Ristorante

    White Bean and Potato Ciao-der (gluten free & vegan)


    Saratoga City Tavern

    Roasted Cauliflower & Crawfish Tail Meat Chowder infused with One With Life Organic Tequila

    All proceeds donated to MDA in honor of our Saratoga Springs Professional Fire Fighters Local 343

    Parting Glass

    Luck of the Irish Seafood Chowder 


    Sweet Potato and Corn Chowder (Gluten Free and Vegan)


    Hampton Inn & Suites

    Georgia Shrimp & Andouille Chowder

    Walt & Whitman Brewing

    The Original, Original Clam Chowder


    Mulligatawny Soup

    Diamond Club Restaurant

    New England Clam Chowder, Louisiana Red Crab Chowder, Smoked Jalapeno & Aged Cheddar Chowder, and Irish Seafood Chowder


    30 Park (serving from Embassy Suites)

    Mexican Streetcorn Chowder and Pilgrim Chowder

    The Night Owl

    Mexican Chocolate "Chowder" Puff (Dessert)



    Green Chile Corn & Potato Chowder (vegan & gluten free)

    Ice House

    Southwest Smoked Chicken Corn Chowder

    Dizzy Chicken

    House Smoked Bacon & Poblano Chowder


    Three Vines


    Hattie's Restaurant

    Cajun Clam Chowder 

    Phila Fusion

    Beef Stew Noodle Soup & Chinese Hot and Sour Soup


    Sushi Thai Garden

    Tom Yam Noodle Soup & Chicken Coconut Milk Soup

    Putnam Place

    Cajun Shrimp Chowder

    Scallions Restaurant

    Bacon Scallion Corn Chowder


    The Local Pub & Teahouse

    Irish Cuban Chowder (gluten free)

    Fish at 30 Lake

    Southwestern Clam Chowder

    Mouzon House

    Catfish Andouille Chowder (South of Manhattan)


    Farmers Hardware

    Everything Bagel New England Clam Chowder

    Sweet Mimi's

    Dessert Tiramisu “Chowder”

    Ben & Jerry's

    Phish “Chowder” Dessert


    Henry Street Taproom

    Classic New England Clam Chowder


    Sperry’s Manhattan Chowder

    Spring Street Deli

    Southwestern Chicken Corn Chowder with Fried Tortilla


    Spa City Tap & Barrel

    Buffalo Chicken Chowder from The Hideaway

    Flatbread Social

    Pizza Rolls


    Wood-Grilled Shrimp & Corn Chowder


    Caroline Street Pub

    Southwest Pork Chowder by Horseshoe Inn Bar & Grill



    Shrimp & Crab Chowder

    Falafel Den

    Chickpea Chowder


    West Side Sports Bar & Grill

    Westside Potato & Bacon Chowder

    Bourbon Room

    Bourbon Corn Chowder

    Sound Bar

    Bourbon Corn Chowder


    The Barrelhouse

    Classic Clam Chowder

    Augie’s Family Style Restaurant (serving from Roohan Realty)


    Taquero Tacos and Donuts

    Mexican Chowder

    On Broadway Vendors

    Thirsty Owl Bistro

    Seafood Chowder

    Wishing Well Restaurant (serving from Hatsational)

    Mexican Corn Chowder


    Masonic Lodge #103 (serving from Visitor Center)

    New England Clam Chowder with Bacon

    Wheatfields Restaurant & Bar

    Adobo Pulled Chicken Chowder


    Boca Bistro

    Chicken and Chorizo Chowder

    Bookmaker's Restaurant and Lounge

    Saranac Lager Philly Cheesesteak Chowder

    Plum Dandy

    Dessert Sundae Chowder




    534 Bistro

    Land and Sea Chowder

    The Mercantile Kitchen + Bar

    Smoked Chicken & Pork Belly Chowder


    Courtyard by Marriott (serving from City Center)

    Smoked Buffalo Chicken Chowder with Cajun chicken cracklins and buttermilk blue cheese mousse

    Fitzy's Fork in the Road (serving from City Center)

    Kentucky Bourbon Sweet Potato Bisque (gluten free and vegetarian)


    Knight's of Columbus (serving from City Center)

    Veteran's Freedom Chowder


    The Wesley Community (serving from Visitor Center)

    Smokey Shrimp and Grilled Andouille Sausage Chowder


    Salt & Char

    Smoked Bacon & Conch Topped With Corn Fritter (gluten free without fritter)

    Adelphi Hotel

    Seafood Chowder (gluten free)


    The Saratoga Hilton

    Cajun Corn Chowder with Seared Scallops

    Pint Sized

    Chowder by Cock ‘N Bull - Beer Braised Short Rib Chowder with Wolf Hollow spent grain croutons



    Sweet and Salty Custard “Chowder” (Dessert)

    Vent Studio

    Protein Shake "Chowder"

    Saratoga Olive Oil

    Smokey Bear Chowder



    The Side Room at The Inn at Saratoga

    Andouille Sausage & Corn Chowder

    Gideon Putnam (serving from City Center)

     Reuben, Caraway Rye Croutons, Fancy Drizzle

    Comfort Kitchen (downstairs Saratoga Marketplace)

    Clams Casino Chowder


    Forno Bistro

    Spicy Clam Chowder-cini


    Saratoga Stadium

    Cajun Creole Chowder


    Spa Cafe on Broadway

    Lobster and Shrimp Corn Chowder


    Non-Downtown Vendors

    PJ's BAR-B-QSA

    BAR-B-Q Corn Chowder (vegetarian) with option of adding chicken, brisket, sausage or pork


    Prime at Saratoga National

    Chicken Matzo Ball Chowder

    Chez Pierre

    Corn-Crab Chowder & Corn-Sausage Chowder

    Longfellow's Restaurant

    Louisiana Seafood Chowder


    Dock Brown's Lakeside Tavern

    Seafood Bisque


    Carson's Woodside Tavern

    Southwest Chicken Corn Chowder


    The Rusty Nail

    Buffalo Chicken Chowder


    The Mill on Round Lake

    Davey Jones Seafood Chowder


    Bentley's Tavern

    Sweet Harvest Chorizo Chowder


    Dunning Street Station

    Traditional New England Clam Chowder


    Ribbon Cafe

    Southwest Shrimp Corn Chowder served with tequila lime bacon & crab wonton popper


    Kings Tavern

    Loaded Baked Potato Chowder


    Saratoga 5 Points Market & Deli

    Mac & Cheese Chowder

    The Brook Tavern

    Brook Tavern Burger Chowder


    Panza's Restaurant

    Saranac Pork Belly Cheddar Chowder

    Nostalgia Ale House

    Pork Belly and Gnocchi Chowder