Albany Area Nightlife
Whether you are looking for a quiet spot in Albany to enjoy a glass of wine or for a place to dance the night away, Albany.com is pleases to provide full listings of Albany area nightlife.
Waterworks is Albany's number one Gay Local Pub and Dance Club, found at the start of Albany's gay village. Waterworks is the longest-running gay-oriented community bar in Albany. Our motto is Unity.
Axe throwing is a fast-growing, thrilling sport that you can experience for yourself at Generation Axe in Colonie. Channel your inner competitor, face off against your friends, and master the art of throwing an axe at a target.
Canvas, Corks & Forks - Schenectady
Canvas, Corks & Forks is voted the BEST Paint & Sip! FREE MAC N' CHEESE BAR! Fun Music, Specialty Cocktails, Seasonal Sangrias, Tipsy Scoop, Craft Draft Beers & more! Locations in the beautiful hip & artsy historic districts of Schenectady & Troy!
McGeary's Irish Pub
McGeary's Irish Pub in downtown Albany is a bustling Irish pub with delicious food, a substantial beer list, and live music performed every week. This Albany hotspot has long been a gathering place for authentic Irish fare and exceptional times.
New World Bistro Bar
New World Bistro Bar is an 80-seat gastropub in the heart of Albany's Delaware Avenue Neighborhood. The building is cozy, the food is fresh and creative, and the staff is friendly and nurturing.
Lost & Found Bar & Kitchen
For great craft beers and casual dining featuring fresh, locally-sourced ingredients, make Lost & Found Bar & Kitchen in Albany, NY your new favorite neighborhood spot! The restaurant is conveniently located in the Warehouse District on Broadway.
If you're looking for good beer and conversation in the Capital Region, then take a trip to Unified Beerworks in Malta, NY. This local craft brewery and taproom is the perfect place to try new craft beers with others.
The Albany Pump Station
With up to 11 in-house brews to choose from (including cask ale), The Pump Station is sure to have something for every beer lover. We enjoy creating a warm and friendly atmosphere and want to make your visit a memorable one.
El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant - Hamilton Street
Conveniently located on Hamilton Street, El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant began serving traditional delicious Mexican and Spanish cuisine in the Capital Region over 14 years ago.
Far Shot Axe Throwing
Have a unique experience and the time of your life at Far Shot Axe Throwing! Far Shot has the edge on hosting sharp parties - have a go at axe throwing, knife throwing, or archery.
The Hollow Bar + Kitchen
Established in 2013, The Hollow Bar + Kitchen is located in historic Downtown Albany at 79 N Pearl St. Coined a 'triple threat' by The Alt Weekly, The Hollow is a notable foodie destination, craft beer/cocktail bar, and lauded live music venue.
Dawn's Victory Sports Cafe
When you're craving casual dining with a gourmet twist, then head to Dawn's Victory Sports Cafe in downtown Albany, NY. This sports bar and pub features a fantastic selection of burgers, pizza, sandwiches, and drinks.
Since 1993, Cafe Hollywood on Lark has been a popular spot for patio dining and traditional pub fare. They offer a great selection of wings, salads, burgers, sandwiches, and wraps.
Clinton's Ditch is a local bar and grill in Schenectady, NY that offers a wide selection of food and drinks to satisfy every palate. Enjoy wraps, sandwiches, salads, burgers, pizza, dinner specials, and more.
Bombers Burrito Bar
Bombers Burrito Bar on historic Lark Street in Albany serves authentic burritos, rad quesadillas, and more mouthwatering Mexican food along with a wide variety margaritas and beers.
Located in the heart of Albany, NY, Savoy Taproom embodies the cultural and creative spirit of Lark Street. The approachable cocktail bar & restaurant combines affordable, scratch dining with handcrafted cocktails.
Umana Restaurant & Wine Bar
Take your taste buds on a trip around the world at Umana Restaurant & Wine Bar in Albany, NY. This local dining spot specializes in global cuisine and also offers a great drink selection.
Oh Bar on Lark
Oh Bar on Lark is a casual gay bar in Albany, NY, that welcomes everyone, whether you're gay, straight, questioning, or otherwise. Come by for amazing drinks and specials, great bartenders, and one of the best patios around.
Post on Lark
Post on Lark is a neighborhood wine bar and kitchen that features a fantastic selection of natural wine. Have a seat at the cozy bar, shop for grocery items, and order some delicious food from the menu.
Recovery Sports Grill Amsterdam
The exciting sports-themed atmosphere at Recovery Sports Grill is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat! Located in Amsterdam, their menu features bar food classics such as wings, burgers and more.
Wolff's Biergarten - Schenectady
Wolff's Biergarten temporarily closed all locations on July 4th. They will reopen when they can do so safely and in the true spirit of the Wolff's Biergarten you have loved and made so much fun for the past 11 years.