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Find American Restaurants in Albany NY

Looking to dine on classic American fare? Check out the wide selection of American dining establishments in Albany and throughout the Capital Region area. Whether you would like to grab a quick, casual bite to eat or take part in a more formal, fine dining experience -- there is something for everyone in Albany. Check it out: 

big pretzel, pizza, and sliders
Apex Entertainment Albany
Albany, NY
Apex Entertainment Albany in Crossgates Mall is a 57,000 sq. ft. family entertainment center featuring a variety of attractions, an American cuisine restaurant, and a state-of-the-art meeting space.
large cut of steak with broccoli, bread, and two other plates of food in the background
The Century House - EVENTS | HOTEL | DINING
Latham, NY
The Century House's award winning restaurant features an eclectic menu of New American Cuisine set in a New England tavern atmosphere. Serving lunch M-F and dinner 6 days a week. If you're in the Albany area, stop by and give the Century House a try!
two men cheersing their beers in front of a large CBH sign
City Beer Hall
Albany, NY
The City Beer Hall - An American Beer Hall and Gastropub located in the heart of historic downtown Albany. Inside this classic architectural gem you will find the finest selection of craft beers and micro brews in the Capital District.
dining room and an aesthetically pleasing bar area
The Pearl Street Pub
Albany, NY
The Pearl Street Pub is the place to go in downtown Albany if you're craving the ideal nightlife experience with an inviting atmosphere, an amazing music scene, and delicious food. This Albany hotspot will quickly become your go-to place!
large open bar area
no-ware pint & plate
Albany, NY
no-ware pint & plate is an American restaurant and bar located in the North Warehouse District of Albany, NY. Their menus are dictated by the flavors of the changing seasons.
man getting food at checkout counter
Steuben St. Market
Albany, NY
Steuben St. Market is downtown Albany's all-natural cafe and food market featuring a variety of housemade products, such as soups, sandwiches, deli salads, entrees, kombucha, and much more.
salad with tomatoes and chicken
Honest Weight Food Co-op Cafe
Albany, NY
Did you know? Honest Weight Food Co-op Cafe is more than just your go-to grocery store for healthy, local, natural, vegan, and bulk foods. It has a cafe with prime choices for any meal!
Lakeview on Crystal Lake
Lakeview on Crystal Lake
Averill Park, NY
With beautiful views of Crystal Lake, Lakeview on Crystal Lake offers delicious family dining, superior banquet facilities and affordable prices. Our vast menu has plenty to choose from and can please even the most particular palate.
Jack's Oyster House, Inc.
Jack's Oyster House, Inc.
Albany, NY
Opened in 1913, Jack's is one of the oldest family-owned restaurants in America. Recently joined by renowned local chef, Larry Schepici, Jack's continues its commitment to fine dining and extraordinary service.
a burger, glass of beer, and fries
Lost & Found Bar & Kitchen
Albany, NY
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.
The Albany Pump Station
The Albany Pump Station
Albany, NY
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.
New World Bistro Bar
New World Bistro Bar
Albany, NY
Cozy bistro featuring Chef Ric Orlando's global neighborhood cuisine. "Chopped" Champion Chef Ric's menu features sustainable seafood, free range meats, gluten free and vegetarian options. Dinner 7 nights and Sunday Brunch. LOCAL FOOD - LOCAL FUN!
plates of food with a beer
McGeary's Irish Pub
Albany, NY
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.
corned beef and cabbage
Public House 42
Albany, NY
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.
Savoy Taproom Bar
Savoy Taproom
Albany, NY
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, live entertainment & weekly events
view of audience at a concert
Skyloft
Albany, NY
Skyloft NY at Crossgates Mall is an events venue like no other. The 16,000 sq. ft. bar and live music club hosts the top touring acts in the country and serves up an amazing selection of food and drinks.
golf course in the fall
Burden Lake Country Club
Averill Park, NY
Beautiful Burden Lake Country Club in Averill Park offers family, individual, junior and senior memberships as well as daily rates. Club restaurant offers relaxation, great food, and can accommodate all of your entertainment needs!
steak with a pepper cream sauce on a white plate with asparagus
Barnsider Restaurant
Albany, NY
Dining out should be a truly enjoyable and relaxing experience in which special moments are captured. With that in mind, we strive to offer a wide variety of exceptional cuts of beef such as filet mignon with bearnaise sauce and NY Sirloin.
Maggie McFly's Local Craft Eatery & Bar
Albany, NY
Maggie McFly's Local Craft Eatery & Bar is a restaurant that offers upscale casual dining. They specialize in using the finest and freshest locally sourced products and ingredients for their dishes.
Nighthawks
Troy, NY
Nighthawks uses fresh, local ingredients to craft an ever-changing menu of delicious food. An extensive assortment of wines and craft beers is also available.
110 Grill Albany
Albany, NY
110 Grill Albany is the perfect place to enjoy classic favorites and seasonally-inspired dishes inside Crossgates Mall. This modern American restaurant also features a bar with a variety of craft beer options and a diverse wine and cocktail list.
Malcolm's
Schenectady, NY
You can expect to have an incredible dining experience at Malcolm's in Schenectady. Malcolm's uses high-quality, local ingredients to create unique and delicious dishes.
The Ruck
Troy, NY
Great pub food and top-notch craft beers come together at The Ruck.
Tipsy Moose Tap & Tavern
Latham, NY
You'll find a variety of burgers, sandwiches, pizza, and more at the Tipsy Moose, along with an extensive beer selection.
Jack's Diner
Albany, NY
Jack's Diner serves traditional American fare and diner food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The Hill at Muza
Troy, NY
The Hill at Muza in Troy offers great burgers, sandwiches, and more, along with an extensive selection of beer and wine.
Blu Stone Bistro
Loudonville, NY
Comfortable. Casual. Cool. Surprisingly refreshing & actually fun. Blu Stone Bistro takes great pride in preparing everything fresh to order, using regional, sustainable and seasonal farm-to-table products.
The Waters Edge Lighthouse Restaurant & Inn
Glenville, NY
Enjoy the waterfront ambiance year round for lunch and dinner at this award winning restaurant and inn, located just across the Mohawk River from Schenectady. The Waters Edge Lighthouse is the perfect setting for any occasion!