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An authentic Irish experience.
42 Eagle Street Albany, NY 12207 |
corned beef and cabbage Public House 42 serves up authentic Irish cuisine.
man holding up Guinness This is your go-to place downtown for Irish fare and drinks.
Reuben sandwich Check out their to-die-for Reuben sandwich or award-winning Reuben chowder.
egg rolls with dipping sauces Ever had an Irish egg roll? Try one here!
burger, fries, and beer Public House 42 also offers traditional pub fare.
plate of chicken wings Break up the work week with Wing Wednesdays!
chicken wrap They're open for lunch, dinner, and late night dining.
nachos The kitchen stays open until 9pm on weekdays - and the bar longer than that!
cocktail Check out their happy hour specials and daily food specials.
the outside of the restaurant Visit their website to find out what you've been missing!


Public House 42 is an Irish pub in downtown Albany with a welcoming vibe, traditional Irish cuisine, and classic pub fare. Menu items include everything from shepherd's pie to Reuben chowder to a variety of burgers and sandwiches.

The Public House 42 Story

Public House 42 is the youngest sister of a handful of restaurants founded by Chris Pratt in the downtown Albany area, which includes Pearl Street Pub. Public House 42 is the Irish branch of this family tree, with a quintessential pub vibe and mouthwatering meals.

An Ideal Downtown Location

The pub is located across the street from the Albany Capital Center and is within walking distance of The Egg. Stop by before or after a show - they serve lunch, dinner, and late-night food!

Visit their website to see the menu and more!

Food & Drink Specials

Burger & Beer Mondays
Visit us at Public House 42 for Burger & Beer Mondays!
Taco Tuesdays
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42 Cent Wing Wednesdays
Visit us at Public House 42 for 42 Cent Wing Wednesdays!
Nacho Thursdays
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Fish Fridays
Visit us at Public House 42 for Fish Fridays!

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