Restaurants and Cafes Add Flavor to Albany

By Jessica Walker Boehm on October 1, 2013 at 8:33 pm EST


Albany's restaurants and cafes feature flavorful creations sure to please any palate.

C.H. Evans Brewing Company at the Albany Pump Station

A microbrewery and restaurant, the C.H. Evans Brewing Company is located in the historic Albany Pump Station. Customers can enjoy a variety of brewed beverages, as well as fine food such as pale ale-battered red onion rings, local grass-fed beef smoked chili and pan-seared tilapia and shrimp.

Cafe Madison

A fine dining establishment in the heart of Albany, Cafe Madison offers gourmet food and an elegant atmosphere. The restaurant features full breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, filled with tasty, creative fare.

Jack’s Oyster House

Operated by the same family since 1913, Jack's Oyster House offers fine American cuisine and has been named “Albany's Greatest Restaurant Legend” and the area's “Best Restaurant of the Century.”

Barnsider Restaurant

Located in Colonie, a northern suburb of Albany, Barnsider Restaurant servers flavorful steaks, each carefully aged no less than 28 days in a temperature and humidity controlled environment. Fresh fish is also available, as well as homemade salad dressings and sauces.

Victory Cafe

The Victory Cafe, located in downtown Albany, features gourmet food in a causal dining atmosphere and offers daily lunch specials, specialty pizzas and a variety of entrees.

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