DZ Newsletter - Translation: DZ Newsletter Come for the food, leave with the memories

Check in with the DZ Newsletter to hear about everything that we’re up to at DZ Restaurants.  We’ll post recipes that we’re working on, drinks we’re trying, restaurants we’ve visited and updates on our travels, promotions and ideas!

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 Wednesday, Forno Bistro celebrated its new […]

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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 schedule by several days at least a day […]

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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 event is $5 per person (suggested […]

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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 candlelight, metal sculptures and light […]

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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 be held […]

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Dylan’s Ghost Wine Dinner with Vintner, Joseph Carr

“I hold a beast, an angel and a madman in me… and my effort is their self-expression.” Dylan Thomas On November 9th we all saw a ghost. Chianti Ristorante and Joseph Carr collaborated on an exclusive wine dinner featuring Joseph Carr’s Dylan’s Ghost label. It was a rare chance to meet famed local vintner, Joseph […]

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Day of The Dead Death Wish Coffee Beer & Vodka Dinner

On November 1st Boca Bistro collaborated with Death Wish Coffee Company, Olde Saratoga Brewing Company and The Albany Distilling Company to present a Day of The Dead Death Wish Coffee Beer & Vodka Dinner. It was a spectacular event from start to finish and we are grateful for everyone who participated and contributed to making […]

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Forno Bistro: DZ Newsletter