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Garlic Lover's Corner

235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
+1 518-283-1621
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I try to dine at this restaurant on every trip to Albany. The tables are spaced so that it is easy to have a quiet conversation. There is a bar in the front and tables in the back. Love the homemade pita and hummus. This...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a favorite of ours, love the cuisine and it is truly family owned (the family owners are highly available and warm, kind people). NOT open on Sundays as an FYI.

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This place has really good Mediterranean fare. The sampler platter with hummus, baba ganoush, falafel, tahini, and garlic paste is awesome. Asked to sub out tabouli for extra hummus and they didn't give us a problem. They have some of the best falafel in the...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We have been here several times, the food has always been exceptional. Going in you have to realize that it is an experience dining here, and an experience that is not short. If you are looking for a place to grab a quick bite and...More

Thank rs_joe
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Had lunch here with friends. We all enjoyed it. They have foods that are rarely found in chain restaurants.

Thank pisig2016
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I passed by this restaurant many times over the past few years. Silly name in a little strip mall. A friend working nearby said they enjoy it and said I should give it a try. I am sure glad I did! Very nice staff and...More

Thank RM234
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We have been going to Garlic Lovers' Corner for years but recently needed a place that could accommodate 20 people for a family birthday so I was able to see how they would handle such a group. Many of our attendees had never been to...More

Thank GrandmaJet
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This is a great little spot tucked away in a small strip mall offering an interesting and tasty selection of Mediterranean dishes. Quite, comfortable, and reasonably priced.

Thank Wineskillguy
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Try to get here every time I'm in town for dinner. Favorite appetizers: home made hummus and pita and fried calamari with Balsamic vinegar. Favorite entrees: salmon in dill butter with Balsamic glaze and chicken kabobs. Amazing Jasmine rice. Desserts ate indescribable. Favorite is pear...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We had lunch at Garlic Lover's in North Greenbush with another couple. There were so many choices of items on the menu that I would love to try that we will definitely have to go back again! All four of us decided on the kebab...More

Thank GramnPop2abe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-283-1621
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