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C.H. Evans Brewing Co.

19 Quackenbush Sq, Albany, NY 12207-2311
+1 518-447-9000
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Beer yes, food no

I have been here many times over the years, primarily for first rate beers brewed and served here... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Albany, New York
Great Lunch Location

I've been here before and will continue to return as the food and service is excellent. It is a... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Bob C
Albany, New York
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“great beer” (9 reviews)
“pump station” (7 reviews)
“brew pub” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:30 - 22:00
19 Quackenbush Sq, Albany, NY 12207-2311
+1 518-447-9000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here many times over the years, primarily for first rate beers brewed and served here on tap. This is also a good physical environment for a gathering of up to 10 people for beer and lite apps. But the food is a...More

Thank Thatguypaulie
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I've been here before and will continue to return as the food and service is excellent. It is a great location to meet friends. The ambiance is excellent to carry on a conversation in private at your table. The wait staff I find most helpful....More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The best thing about this place is the physical site. The interior with the beer vats and the high ceilings is kind of cool. The food was "eh!" - I had the steak sandwich and would not recommend it - thickish slices of overdone steak,...More

Thank Bettine31
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Good range of beer but rather too cold for my English taste. Varied menu of " US pub food" Not fine dining but a good place for a sociable night out and a few beers. Friendly staff, lively atmosphere. Cheers!

Thank simon p
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Lots of choices of their own draft beer at the bar in the restaurant, plus a few others. Haven't had a loser yet. Menu is good, too: better than standard bar sandwiches/wraps/burgers plus entrees that go above and beyond. They offer tours of the brewery,...More

Thank Jim_Ketcham
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We like this place a lot. Nice casual atmosphere. Excellent service. Reasonable prices. Fresh nice wraps and sandwiches. We had the calamari ( delicious), as a starter. We also tried the French dip sandwich and the Mediterranean wrap. Very good! Nice beer. They offer kids...More

Thank Carmen S B
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We visited for lunch on a recent trip, and found the same great beer and good food the place has been serving up for more than twenty years. The building itself, a former water pumping station for the city, is an attraction, with it's early...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Came with a group of about 20 people on a Friday night. Everyone found something on the menu that pleased them, which can be tough with a diverse group. Nice beer selection and people shared a couple of flights to taste the wide variety of...More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 7 January 2017

My paternal grandmother's maiden name was Evans, in Wales. I guess that give me a natural affinity for the establishment. Food and brews have always satisfied.

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 27 November 2016

It’s a unique old building dating from 1875. It used to be the Albany plumbing house, now a days it’s a nice restaurant which preserves the old time charm.

Thank Sharon_zz
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