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Downtown Albany Restaurants

Looking to enjoy a meal in the heart of Albany, NY? Each of the dining options below is conveniently located near top lodging and attractions downtown! Choose from restaurants specializing in seafood, barbecue, pub fare, ethnic cuisine, and craft beverages.

a shrimp stir-fry
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!
LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge
LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge
Albany, NY
A casual neighborhood restaurant & bar located in the historic Center Square on Lark Street offering a fusion of Italian and Asian cuisine.
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The Hollow Bar + Kitchen
Albany, NY
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.
City Beer Hall
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.
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 it's commitment to fine dining and extraordinary service.
Exterior of the Capital City Gastropub
Capital City Gastropub
Albany, NY
Capital City Gastropub is a craft beer bar and Gastropub located in Albany's historic Helderberg neighborhood.
four poke bowls
Lark Street Poke Bar
Albany, NY
Lark Street Poke Bar is the first poke bar in Albany! This fast and casual eatery focuses on fresh, healthy, raw fish and vegetables in the traditional Hawaiian-style poke bowl. Choose from one of their options or build your own bowl of freshness!
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.
cocktails lined up on bar
Angelo's 677 Prime
Albany, NY
With a menu consisting of items of only the highest quality, including the freshest sustainable seafood, Kobe beef, Prime grade steaks, extensive bar selections, and a wine list of more than 400 varieties, the restaurant exemplifies premier dining.
La Serre Restaurant
Albany, NY
Located in the heart of downtown Albany, La Serre Restaurant is within walking distance of many lodging venues and top attractions.
The Merry Monk
Albany, NY
At The Merry Monk, you'll find a delicious and varied menu of favorites like burgers, sandwiches, and entrees, plus an extensive selection of beers.