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Forno Bistro reopens after Renovations

March 23, 2017 The Saratogian Lauren Halligan After a weeks-long renovation project, Forno Bistro reopened to the public with an open house party this week. Located at 541 Broadway in downtown Saratoga Springs, the local Italian restaurant reopened last Friday after three weeks of being closed for renovations. On […]

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Forno Bistro reopens after major makeover

March 18, 2017 Times Union TableHopping Blog Steve Barnes Forno Bistro in Saratoga Springs reopened Friday (3/17) following a 17-day renovation that was still being completed minutes before the first customers arrived. Owner David Zecchini tells me this week’s snowstorm put a project that had been ahead of […]

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Forno Bistro Open House

DZ Restaurants, has announced March 22nd as the Open House date for Forno Bistro, which re-opens on Friday, March 17th after 3 weeks of renovations. Anchoring Saratoga’s vibrant downtown Forno Bistro, which originally opened in 2004, offers a variety of rustic, Tuscan-style food rooted in tradition. The Open House […]

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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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