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Restaurants Serving Lunch In & Near Albany NY

Whether you need to grab a quick lunch during your break, are planning a lunch meeting with coworkers, or want a peaceful lunch with a scenic view, browse the Albany area restaurants below to find your perfect lunch spot.

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Risotto
Albany, NY
New to the Loudonville area, Risotto brings a unique fusion of Italian and Mediterranean cuisine in a comfortable yet elegant atmo... [+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 bul... [+More]
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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 aff... [+More]
tables inside of a food hall
River Street Market
Troy, NY
Looking to enjoy some diverse and delicious cuisine in the Capital Region? Check out River Street Market, located by the waterfron... [+More]
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El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant - Hamilton Street
Albany, NY
Conveniently located on Hamilton Street, El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant began serving traditional delicious Mexican and Spanish cu... [+More]
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, N... [+More]
Clinton's Ditch
Schenectady, NY
Clinton's Ditch is a local bar and grill in Schenectady, NY that offers a wide selection of food and drinks to satisfy every palat... [+More]
D'Raymonds Restaurant
Loudonville, NY
When you're craving fine Italian cuisine, then plan a visit to D'Raymonds Restaurant in Loudonville, NY. This family-owned and ope... [+More]
110 Grill in Crossgates
110 Grill Albany in Crossgates Mall
Albany, NY
110 Grill features modern American cuisine created from authentic ingredients that pop with flavor. They are strongly committed to... [+More]
The Whistling Kettle
Schenectady, NY
The Whistling Kettle in Schenectady is a tea shop and cafe that offers a unique menu of food items that cater to both tea and non-... [+More]
Burrito Burrito
Troy, NY
Burrito Burrito in Troy, NY is a vegan Tex-Mex restaurant that offers plant-based tacos, burritos, empanadas, and rotating salsas ... [+More]
Ambition Coffee & Eatery, Inc.
Schenectady, NY
Ambition Coffee & Eatery, Inc. in Schenectady, NY is a funky urban bistro that's a top spot for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinn... [+More]
Annabel's Pizza Company
Schenectady, NY
Annabel's Pizza Co. in Schenectady offers wood-fired pizza (gluten free, soy free, and cauliflower crust available upon request), ... [+More]
Kazan BBQ & Ramen in Crossgates Mall
Albany, NY
Kazan BBQ & Ramen in Crossgates Mall offers freshly made ramen noodles and DIY Japanese-style BBQ grills. Visit www.shopcrossgates... [+More]
D&B at Crossgates
Dave & Buster's in Crossgates Mall
Albany, NY
This family-friendly chain offers a sport-bar-style atmosphere for American food, arcade games, and more. It's the perfect place t... [+More]
Maggie McFly's of Albany
Albany, NY
Maggie McFly's believes in playing a significant role in the communities in which they operate. Visit their Albany location at Cro... [+More]
The Standard at Crossgates
The Standard Restaurant & Lounge in Crossgates Mall
Albany, NY
The Standard is known for its classic American cuisine, prepared using home-cooking techniques with fresh, local ingredients. Visi... [+More]
Tara Kitchen
Schenectady, NY
Experience incredible Moroccan fare and fine wine at the award-winning Tara Kitchen in Schenectady, renowned for their baklava, la... [+More]
Liza's
Troy, NY
Choose Liza's in Troy for your healthy fix of gluten free, dairy free, and vegetarian meals. Menu items include acai bowls, caulif... [+More]
The Hidden Cafe
Delmar, NY
The Hidden Café, located just outside of Albany in Delmar, serves up Mediterranean classics such as their famous hummus, pitas and... [+More]
Raw Juice & Smoothie Bar Albany
Albany, NY
Raw Juice & Smoothie Bar in Albany is proudly serving both the vegetarian/vegan community and those who wish to add more healthy f... [+More]
PizzaRoni
Albany, NY
Visit PizzaRoni in Albany, NY, and enjoy some of the best and most delicious New York-style pizza in the Capital Region. They offe... [+More]
Wolff's Biergarten
Albany, NY
This authentic German Biergarten in Albany, NY specializes in imported beers, quality sausages & schnitzel, and live soccer! Our r... [+More]
Junior's Bar and Grill
Albany, NY
Junior's Bar and Grill in Albany is known for their great burgers and gourmet pizzas. They also serve up a delicious brunch and ha... [+More]
Bacchus Wood Fired Pizza of Troy
Troy, NY
Enjoy Neapolitan style pizza cooked to perfection in the wood-fired oven at Bacchus Wood Fired Pizza just outside of Albany in Tro... [+More]
Taj Mahal Restaurant
Schenectady, NY
Taj Mahal is open for dinner every night, and for lunch on weekdays. Have a special event coming up? Taj Mahal can meet your cater... [+More]
Valente's Restaurant
Watervliet, NY
Enjoy an authentic Italian meal at Valente's in Watervliet. Valente's also has a banquet room and can provide catering services fo... [+More]
Rain Modern Chinese
Albany, NY
Rain Modern Chinese on Lark Street in Albany, NY offers a menu with traditional dishes, old favorites, and eclectic new creations.... [+More]
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 s... [+More]
Centre Street Pub
Schenectady, NY
Centre Street Pub features inside and outside dining, an internationally-inspired menu, live entertainment, and a private event sp... [+More]
Subway
Menands, NY
Just outside of Albany in Menands, stop by Subway for a quick, delicious sub.... [+More]
Brown's Brewing Company's Troy Taproom and Brewery
Troy, NY
When you're in the mood for craft beer and delicious food, visit Brown's Brewing Company's Troy Taproom and Brewery. Located on th... [+More]
Sadudee Thai Food
Wynantskill, NY
Sadudee Thai Food offers authentic Thai cuisine in Wynantskill, NY. The restaurant's menu features a variety of appetizers, soup, ... [+More]
Karavalli
Latham, NY
At Karavalli, you'll find an extensive menu of cuisine from six different regions of India, including vegan and vegetarian special... [+More]
Salsa Latina Restaurant
Albany, NY
Stop in and try Salsa Latina in Albany! This low-key option is great for tacos, enchiladas and traditional Mexican dishes.... [+More]
Son of Egg
Albany, NY
Head over to Son of Egg in Albany for some amazing Korean-American cuisine! This quick bite restaurant offers everything from bulg... [+More]
Oaxaquena Triqui
Albany, NY
Enjoy a wide variety of authentic Mexican cuisine at Oaxaquena Triqui in Albany, NY. The restaurant serves tacos, burritos, quesad... [+More]
Nighthawks
Troy, NY
Nighthawks uses fresh, local ingredients to craft an ever-changing menu of delicious food. An extensive assortment of wines and cr... [+More]
Garden Bistro 24
Latham, NY
Enjoy a bistro-inspired meal prepared from fresh, seasonal ingredients at Garden Bistro 24. Open daily for lunch and dinner.... [+More]
Dan's Place Two
Albany, NY
If you're looking for a great meal at an even better price, try Dan's Place Two on Washington Avenue in Albany. Dan's offers ample... [+More]
dp An American Brasserie
Albany, NY
dp An American Brasserie offers a diverse menu of imaginative cuisine from fried brussels sprouts to a Indonesian stir fried noodl... [+More]
Soho Pizza
Albany, NY
Soho Pizza in Albany specializes in gourmet, brick oven pizza, subs, and tasty Italian dinners. All of their pizza dough is made f... [+More]
Lorenzo's Italian Cafe
Schenectady, NY
In addition to a delicious menu featuring sandwiches served on fresh-baked bread and rolls, Lorenzo's also offers full catering fo... [+More]
DeMarco's Route 5 Pizza & Catering
Scotia, NY
At DeMarco's you'll find specialty pizzas, salads, and appetizers made from fresh, quality ingredients. Have a special event comin... [+More]
Jewel of India
Albany, NY
Jewel of India on Lark Street is a cornerstone in the Albany, NY community and has been recognized for offering outstanding Indian... [+More]
The Memphis King, LLC
Schenectady, NY
For delicious barbeque, head to The Memphis King! Menu items include BBQ sandwiches, spare ribs, fired chicken, and combo meals.... [+More]
La Fiesta
Albany, NY
You can find an extensive menu of delicious Mexican food at La Fiesta, including a number of vegetarian options. Only the finest m... [+More]
Bob Ziters Food Enterprises, Inc. dba Bob's Diner
Watervliet, NY
Bob's Diner is open 24 hours a day and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner to enjoy in the diner or at home.... [+More]
Zen
Schenectady, NY
Zen features Asian fusion dishes, including hibachi entrees, sushi rolls, teriyaki items, and more. Relax, enjoy great music, and ... [+More]
Sandye's Cafe
Schenectady, NY
Sandye's has a delicious menu of homemade baked goods, plus items for breakfast and lunch. Have a special event coming up? Sandye'... [+More]
Take Two Cafe
Schenectady, NY
Attention vegans! Pick Take Two Cafe in Schenectady for your flavorful and fulfilling plant-based breakfast or lunch and choose fr... [+More]
Sukhothai Albany
Albany, NY
Sukhothai Albany on Lark Street serves up authentic Thai food favorites for both lunch and dinner. They feature a warm and cozy en... [+More]
First Choice Caribbean
Troy, NY
First Choice Caribbean serves authentic Jamaican cuisine, like jerk chicken, curry shrimp, callaloo, and ital stew. Open for lunch... [+More]
Amazing Wok
Albany, NY
Amazing Wok on Lark Street is a cornerstone of the Albany community and a top spot for Chinese cuisine. The restaurant is known fo... [+More]
black & blue STEAK AND CRAB
Albany, NY
Black & Blue Steak and Crab has created a “new” style of American steakhouse, a twist on the old classic. The atmosphere is elega... [+More]
Scarborough's
Latham, NY
Scarboroughs Restaurant is the ultimate casual eatery featuring an eclectic menu consisting of sandwiches, burgers, salads, unique... [+More]
Taiwan Noodle
Albany, NY
Taiwan Noodle features an extensive array of Chinese dishes at affordable prices. Dine-in and takeout are both available.... [+More]
Samurai Japanese Restaurant
Albany, NY
Samurai offers dine-in, takeout, delivery, and catering services. The restaurant features an extensive menu of appetizers, sushi r... [+More]
LT's Grill
Schenectady, NY
LT's Grill features daily specials, live entertainment, a full bar, and patio dining, in addition to an extensive menu of BBQ, ste... [+More]
Shogun Sushi & Sake Bar
Albany, NY
Take in the view of Madison Avenue at Shogun Sushi & Sake Bar. This Asian fusion and sushi restaurant is serving up delicious sush... [+More]
Buca di Beppo
Albany, NY
Buca di Beppo is a neighborhood restaurant with a lively atmosphere and authentic Italian menu for all to enjoy. In the spirit of ... [+More]
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... [+More]
Sunhee's Farm and Kitchen
Sunhee's Farm & Kitchen in Troy serves delicious and authentic Korean food and is dedicated to preserving a positive food culture,... [+More]
Post on Lark
Albany, NY
Post on Lark is a neighborhood wine bar and kitchen that features a fantastic selection of natural wine. Have a seat at the cozy b... [+More]
Jonathan's Pizza, Inc.
Albany, NY
Looking for Albany pizza shops? Famous since 1973, enjoy delicious pizza, wings, beer and more at Jonathan's Pizza in Albany NY - ... [+More]
Keobi Restaurant
Albany, NY
Keobi Restaurant is bringing the best of Nigerian, African, and Caribbean cuisines to the Capital Region. Visit their restaurant i... [+More]
Recovery Sports Grill Amsterdam
Amsterdam, NY
The exciting sports-themed atmosphere at Recovery Sports Grill is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat! Located in Amsterdam, th... [+More]
Joey G's Cafes, Inc.
Joey G's four Capital Region cafes offer diner-style favorites, like soups, salads, cold and hot sandwiches, and breakfast options... [+More]
Bountiful Bread
Albany, NY
Located in Stuyvesant Plaza, Bountiful Bread is the place to go for delicious, creative sandwiches, hearty salads and homemade sou... [+More]
Koto Japanese Steak House
Latham, NY
Koto is dedicated to using fresh, natural ingredients in its dishes, and has an extensive menu for lunch and dinner. The steakhous... [+More]
City Line Bar and Grill, Inc.
Albany, NY
Enjoy the fusion of “pub fare” and international cuisines at City Line! Expect the look, feel and expectations of the big city in... [+More]
Noho Pizza
Albany, NY
Noho Pizza is a Lark Street pizzeria specializing in classic and gourmet pizza, Italian dinners, burgers, subs, gyros, and more de... [+More]
Legends Field Restaurant & Pub
Albany, NY
Legend's Field serves nothing but quality tasting food. You can order their top notch juicy burgers, flavored wings and delicious ... [+More]
TapAsia on Lark
Albany, NY
TapAsia on Lark is an Asian fusion restaurant offering a variety of lunch and dinner items, including bento boxes, fried rice, sti... [+More]
Paesan's
Albany, NY
Stop by Paesan's Pizza in Albany for great pizza, wings and more!... [+More]
Irie Vybez Restaurant
Albany, NY
Irie Vybez offers authentic Caribbean cuisine in an inviting atmosphere. The restaurant specializes in jerk and curry chicken, fri... [+More]
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
Troy, NY
Featuring genuine, award winning, pit-smoked BBQ, homemade sides and desserts. Full bar with 26 Local & Seasonal draft beers with... [+More]
Uncommon Grounds
Albany, NY
Located in the heart of Albany, Uncommon Grounds serves up delicious coffee, sandwiches and more.... [+More]
Hot Spot Jamaican
Albany, NY
At Hot Spot Jamaican, you'll find an assortment of Jamaican and American dishes. Orders can be placed online and catering is avail... [+More]
Subway
Albany, NY
Swing over to Subway on Washington Avenue for a delicious sub!... [+More]
Recovery Sports Grill Troy
Troy, NY
Stop at the Recovery Sports Grill in Troy for great bar food and a fun sports bar atmosphere!... [+More]
Ichiban
Albany, NY
Ichiban has an extensive menu of Chinese, Japanese, & Thai dishes, plus sushi rolls for lunch and dinner. Online ordering and deli... [+More]
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
Guilderland, NY
Jimmy John's is THE place to get all types of delicious sandwiches quickly. Delivery and catering services are available!... [+More]
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 vegetabl... [+More]
Gershon's Deli & Caterers
Schenectady, NY
Gershon's Deli & Caterers specializes in generously sized sandwiches like corned beef and pastrami and has been a favorite in the ... [+More]
Cardona's Market
Albany, NY
Cardona's Market serves fresh produce, specialty foods, prepared foods, and more, all from high-quality ingredients.... [+More]
Tala American Bistro
Latham, NY
TALA, An American Bistro in Latham, NY is a 50-seat restaurant open Monday through Saturday for lunch and dinner, offering an ecle... [+More]
Curry House
Albany, NY
Choose from more than 50 authentic Indian and Pakistani entrees at Curry House. A Capital Region mainstay for more than a decade, ... [+More]
Cafe Madison
Albany, NY
Indulge in delicious brunch and lunch at Cafe Madison. Whether you're sitting inside taking in the cozy atmosphere or enjoying the... [+More]
The Daily Grind
Albany, NY
Over the years, The Daily Grind has been roasting, brewing, and serving some of the best coffee in Albany, NY. Visit their Lark St... [+More]
Isopo's Downtown Pizza
Schenectady, NY
Enjoy an Italian meal at Isopo's! The menu includes appetizers, salads, subs, gyros, wraps, burgers, pasta, and pizzas.... [+More]
K-Plate (Albany)
Albany, NY
K-Plate in Albany, NY, is a top spot for Korean street food. From the kimchi fries to the fried dumplings and spicy chicken plate,... [+More]
Recovery Sports Grill Albany
Albany, NY
The Recovery Sports Grill in Albany offers classic bar food, a fun sports bar atmosphere and more. Check it out!... [+More]
Perreca's
Schenectady, NY
Run by the same family for nearly 100 years, Perreca's offers a delicious array of breads, baked goods, and Italian favorites.... [+More]
Cafe Lark
Albany, NY
Cafe Lark is not your traditional pizza shop in Albany, NY. Although they specialize in gourmet pizza, burgers, subs, and more for... [+More]
Spinners Pizza
Albany, NY
Whether you're looking for delicious pizza, crispy wings or other Italian dinners, Spinners is the place to go!... [+More]
Thai Thai Bistro
Schenectady, NY
Look no further for authentic Thai food in Schenectady - Thai Thai Bistro offers dishes from all corners of Thailand and beyond. O... [+More]
Aashiana Restaurant
Albany, NY
Enjoy the wonderful tastes and flavors of the Middle East at Aashiana Restaurant. The menu includes a number of family recipes tha... [+More]
Barcelona
Albany, NY
Enjoy delicious dishes and fine wines in an intimate setting at Barcelona.... [+More]
Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill
Colonie, NY
Enjoy BBQ ribs, wings, pulled pork, and other specialties at Smokey Bones! Our extensive menu also includes burgers, entrees, and ... [+More]
Jonathan's Pizza & Italian Cuisine
Duanesburg, NY
Stop in to Jonathan's for a delicious bite of homemade pizza just outside Schenectady in the Capital Region!... [+More]
Katie O'Byrne's Restaurant
Schenectady, NY
Stop by Katie O'Byrne's for a great draught beer or delicious Irish pub fare!... [+More]
Jade Bistro
Scotia, NY
At Jade Bistro, you'll find a new Asian Fusion menu constructed from the freshest ingredients and cooking styles from various regi... [+More]
Newest Lunch & Pizza
Schenectady, NY
At Newest Lunch, you'll find an extensive menu of burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, and specials conveniently located in Albany's Cap... [+More]
The Happy Cappuccino
Schenectady, NY
The Happy Cappucino has a wide variety of certified organic and fair trade coffees that can please any palate! The warm, friendly ... [+More]
LaZeez Restaurant
Albany, NY
Enjoy the unique flavors of Indian and Pakistani cuisine in a warm, inviting environment at LaZeez Restaurant. Delivery and cateri... [+More]
SaraBella Pizzeria & Desserts
Albany, NY
SaraBella Pizzera & Desserts serves up delicious pizza and wonderful desserts right in Albany!... [+More]
El Loco Mexican Cafe
Albany, NY
Located just outside of historic Washington Park, El Loco Mexican Cafe provides a warm atmosphere and authentic Mexican food. Enjo... [+More]
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 Mo... [+More]