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Sovrana Grocery Bakery & Deli

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63 N Lake Ave, Albany, NY 12206
+1 518-465-0961
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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

You cannot go wrong with this mom & pop spot. Their pizza is a favorite for my husband & I. Earlier this month we ordered a dozen homemade rolls, baked ziti, & meatballs. The ziti could have used a little more spice & some ricotta, but the meatballs & rolls were amazing!!! The location is off the beaten path, but... More 

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Thank PVH76
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Authentic Italian pizza and deli sandwiches. Prices are great. Small and rustic for eating in. But that's okay because this is terrific food at good prices served in an ultra friendly way. Loved it. We phoned ahead and they made us a scratch gluten free pizza.

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Thank Tom M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Sovrana has been a favorite of our lunch crew for about two years now since we discovered it. Today, six of us guys made our destination Sovrana for (you guessed it) lunch. I had the chicken parm sandwich and shared with my friend due to the immense size. With two sodas the cost was $10 for the two of us.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Having known these guys for a while I'm a bit biased, but only because of my love for their food. Everything is homemade and fresh. Their subs are amazing. You really can't beat this place

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Thank Joel F
Jay, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Great pizza at a very reasonable price. Wonderful family owned business. Crust - the best! Offer hot heros, calzones, cold subs and hot items. Have only eaten the pizza and rate it right up there as some of the best.

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Thank Barbara H
Albany, New York
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

Are you looking for the most delicious pizza? The most delicious Italian food? The best subs? Here you go! Rose and John make everything homemade, from scratch, including their delicious cookies and pastries! You will marvel at the size of the slices and the neighbors will knock on your door to follow the aroma of their hot, delivered pizza!!! If... More 

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Thank Marty5755
Troy, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2015

I have fond memories of their pizza from my college days, so I was delighted to find that they now offer gluten free pizza for a small upcharge. It was very good. It's also nice to see a family business dedicated to its neighborhood. While I was there a little boy came in with money for a cookie, the owner... More 

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Thank GodivaEMT
Mount Pleasant, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

We were recently told about Sovrana and were traveling through Albany tonight and decided to try it. An XL cheese for $9.50!! It was some of the best pizza I've had in a LONG time!!!! They even make 4 foot subs!

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Thank WeLuvCollegeFootball
Orlando, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014 via mobile

John and Rose are the Chefs and they make great Italian everything ! ! A special local establishment with a great reputation.

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New York
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52 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2013

Went here in my college days and now years later still occasionally go to Sovrana for a slice. Still as good as it once was. I enjoy both thin and thick crust pizza but Sovrana is definitely for the thick crust lovers. The pie is always tasty and filling and the prices are great. This is a real mom and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 N Lake Ave, Albany, NY 12206
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-465-0961

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?