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Capital Region Bars, Clubs & Pubs In & Near Albany NY

The cities of Albany, Troy and Schenectady offer a thriving and eclectic night scene that reflects the diversity of the area. From casual beer halls with peanut-shell-covered floors to upscale martini and wine bars to everything in between, you are sure to find a place you feel comfortable raising a pint in, or a glass. Browse through the various bars and pubs listed below for reviews, hours, maps and directions. Planning a special night out and don't want to appoint a designated driver? Consider a limo service or a downtown hotel for a classic, walkable pub crawl.

Katie O'Byrne's Restaurant
Schenectady, NY
Stop by Katie O'Byrne's for a great draught beer or delicious Irish pub fare!
Envy Lounge
Albany, NY
Envy offers a fine dining experience for lunches, dinners, private parties and catered events.
Upstate Concert Hall
Clifton Park, NY
The Capital Region's Premier Concert Venue
The Low Beat (homage to Valentine's)
Albany, NY
Where Live Music Thrives. Home of the "Mid-Town" sound. Owned and operated by Howard Glassman (former owner of the iconic Valentine's)
The Upper Room
Albany, NY
Located above the Pearl Street Pub in downtown Albany, The Upper Room is a nightclub and music venue that offers a unique lounge experience. Live bands, DJs, comedy shows, and more events are hosted throughout the year.
Fuze Box
Albany, NY
Visit Fuze Box on 12 Central Avenue in Albany. Our Thursday night Swing Dancing or Saturday 80's Night are a favorite of many.
Graney's Bar and Grill
Albany, NY
Graney's Bar and Grill is an Irish bar know for it's 28 TV's, great food and nightly drink specials. Graney's is a great place to watch any MLB, NFL, NHL & NCAA game or sit and relax in the lounge area.