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Warm Up at These 7 Cozy Clifton Park Area Bars

Looking to escape from the cold weather in the Capital Region? Grab some friends and head over to one of the area's cozy bars. From Clifton Park to Round Lake and Malta, here are 7 cozy bars that offer a warm atmosphere and excellent food and drinks.

Wheatfields Bistro & Wine Bar (Clifton Park, NY)

There are two ways to warm up at Wheatfields Bistro & Wine Bar in Clifton Park. The first is at the bar by the wood-fired pizza oven, where you can sip wine while watching the pizzas bake, and the second is by the large stone fireplace in the dining area. Wheatfields specializes in beef, seafood, chicken, vegetarian, and signature dishes, and they offer a great selection of wine and other beverages.


Lake Ridge Restaurant (Round Lake, NY)

Located in Round Lake, Lake Ridge Restaurant is an awesome place to go for scenic window views, soft indoor lighting, and a welcoming atmosphere. A fireplace in the nearby dining room warms the building, and you can order specialty cocktails and craft beverages at the bar with your meal.


Power's Inn & Pub (Clifton Park, NY)

beer and fried fish by a fireplace

Built in 1786, Power's Inn & Pub is a historic building that currently serves Irish pub fare and numerous draft beers. In addition to a cozy bar area, there's an indoor fireplace that'll keep away the cold.

Ravenswood Pub (Clifton Park, NY)

table with drink glasses near a fireplace

Order some delicious pub fare at Ravenswood Pub while you enjoy the charming ambiance. You can warm up by the stone fireplace in the dining area, try some brick oven pizza, or sip a tasty drink at the bar.

Bentley's Tavern (Malta, NY)

a stone fireplace near tables in a dining area

Not only does Bentley's Tavern feature an expansive bar area with plenty of seating, but you'll also discover a friendly atmosphere. A wide variety of drinks are available at the bar, and the building's unique two-sided fireplace will keep you warm on a cold evening. Pair your beverage with some delicious tavern fare.

The Mill on Round Lake (Round Lake, NY)

a stone fireplace in the back of a dining room with tables and chairs

The Mill on Round Lake is a rustic tavern where you can enjoy beer, cocktails, and more. The bar is home to a beautiful wooden countertop, and the tavern's fireplace will warm you up quick. Be sure to try some of their delicious starters, burgers, sandwiches, and other quality menu items.

Charlton Tavern (Ballston Lake, NY)

interior of a rustic tavern

Featuring vintage decor, a dark wood interior, and a fireplace in the dining room, the Charlton Tavern is a popular hangout spot in Ballston Lake. Grab a seat at the cozy bar and check out the restaurant's selection of craft beer, wine, and spirits, bountiful sandwiches, gourmet entrees, and more. This charming re-creation of an early American tavern will make you feel right at home.

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