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Forno Bistro in Saratoga to undergo renovation

After 13 years, Forno Bistro in Saratoga Springs will be renovated. It will close after business on Feb. 26 for approximately three weeks of work, with a reopening projected for March 17, according to an announcement by parent company DZ Restaurants. During the closure, a pop-up restaurant called Forno at the Farm will […]

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Forno Bistro Ready To Reignite The Fire

In 2004, David Zecchini opened Forno Bistro inside the Old Firehouse building on Broadway in Downtown Saratoga. At the time, the interior of the restaurant was designed to be warm and inviting; centered on its stone hearth wood burning pizza oven and authentic, Tuscan-style cuisine. Dark woods flickered in the […]

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DZ Restaurants Announces Promotion Within Corporate Sales Team

DZ Restaurants is excited to announce the promotion of Debbie “Deb” Strom to the position of Corporate Sales Manager. Deb will be responsible for coordinating and directing all sales-related events and activities for all DZ Restaurants’ locations, which include Chianti Ristorante, Forno Bistro, Boca Bistro and […]

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Saratoga restaurants with outdoor dining join Dog-Friendly Downtown Program

May 18, 2016 News10 Downtown Saratoga Springs is about to get even more dog-friendly this spring and summer, thanks to a piece of legislation signed into law by Governor Cuomo late last year. “I think if restaurants have the ability and they have the space outside to eat with their animals, I think it’s a […] […]

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Toys For Toga 2015

The 2015 Toys for Toga Campaign raised $6,705 and more than 1,000 toys for local children! Through the efforts and commitment of our staff as well as the inspiring generosity of our guests, DZ Restaurants was able to make a donation of $3312 and 100 toys! Thank you to everyone who made a donation, purchased […] […]

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Children’s Holiday Cookie Making Class

A group of good little boys and girls joined us for our Holiday Cookie Making Class on December 12th. This fun & interactive class included cookie decorating, a Secret Santa Station for ornament making & a pizza and pasta Station to keep their gears turning. It certainly inspired visions of sugar plums and put […]

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Why DZ Restaurants sold Pasta Pane

October 16, 2015 Megan Roberts Albany Business Review Looming cost increases because of federal health care regulations and concerns over New York’s plan to increase the minimum wage prompted DZ Restaurants to sell one of its Saratoga County restaurants. Nancy Bambara, DZ Restaurants vice president, said the […]

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