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320 Northern Blvd, Albany, NY 12204-1029
+1 518-747-6886
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“tapas” (8 reviews)
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5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.All hours
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
320 Northern Blvd, Albany, NY 12204-1029
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Caught up with some friends who suggested the restaurant. Turned out to be a very good choice. Risotto was extremely noisy and quieted down after another hour. Food was pretty good. Drinks very reasonably priced and service friendly.

Thank abarasol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here 3 times and each time it gets better. I have had the chicken and waffles, Steak and eggs with risotto, and simple scrambled eggs with hash browns and sausage. Every time it gets more sophisticated. The wait staff are sensational, prompt...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

My family loves Risotto so when I was visiting we made a visit. The food is delicious and they were very nice to make Mac & Cheese for my 2yo even though it wasn’t on the menu. The Seafood Bianca was very good as was...More

Thank DJBrandon
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit, arrived at 5:45pm on a Thursday evening. Sat in one of three high tops in a small bar area. No beer on tap, a negative, but was offset by a nicely chilled bottle of Sam Adams served with a nice...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have been to Risotto twice for brunch and once for dinner. Delicious food and very reasonably priced. However, the $12 unlimited mimosa option is a complete waste of money. You get a huge glass of orange juice. It is very hard...More

Thank 91D
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Went for small bites and a beer at 5:30 on a Friday and sat at a high top table in the bar area. Have not been here since a dinner visit when it first opened several years ago where I was disappointed. This was the...More

Thank chris d
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Great spot! Excellent food and nice wines. Menu offers many choices and fabulous desert variety. Friendly atmosphere and inviting bar area. Outstanding service.

Thank Graber30
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Risotto is located across from Memorial Hospital, in same plaza as the Ships Pub. As others have mentioned, GPS doesn't always give the proper directions. Nice location, lots of parking. We had reservation for six people on Saturday night, were seated quickly. Service was great,...More

Thank MacBratt68
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This is the place to come for brunch on the weekends - great benedicts..chicken and waffles.. plus they have $10 bottomless mimosas. I've never had a bad meal there. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. It's easy to get to right off the highway and...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The atmosphere is pleasant, small but not crowded. Choose from a variety of tapas to mains or opt for a dinner for 2 for $45. w/ certain choices from the tapas menu and choices for the main. I chose the calamari to start expecting it...More

Thank DeborahL428
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Northern Blvd, Albany, NY 12204-1029
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-747-6886
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