Great place to dine/pick up deserts. The staff were helpful and friendly. I highly recommend the chicken dish and Hungarian soda. Delish!
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This is a pleasant place to eat, and the wait staff is friendly and accommodating. If you want to try it, I recommend you go in winter—the food is heavy, with lots of paprika, Hungarian spices, gravy, cream and sour cream sauces. Probably a good...More
What can you say about a family run restaurant that serves the most delicious European food this side of the Atlantic Ocean? A gastronomic delight!!!!!! There is not an item on Novak's menu that is not delicious. The Novak's could easily have a very large...More
Novak's is consistently yummy. Lots of homemade food, great sausages. Their mustard is for sale - highly recommended.
We were staying at the best western and they had a picture of Novaks on their key. so we went Saturday at lunch. They had a buffet for 13.00 that was terrific food the sasuage was tremendous. We brought the best deserts home. Old European...More
My wife and I had only one prior experience with Hungarian food, and this one eclipses our prior experience significantly. We were initially greeted by the daughter of the Mom and Pop founders of plans he restaurant. While this was nice, the proof was in...More
A family owned and operated restaurant, this unique Hungarian restaurant is a must while you are in town. Always busy even as a child growing up in Albany. I always stop by while visiting my parents. The new location in downtown is way better than...More
On a recent luncheon date, I had the opportunity to visit a well known family owned and operated restaurant in the heart of the historic district of Albany. It seems that all the locals are aware of Novak's. On this occasion I enjoyed the lunch...More
My Hungarian Grandparents came from Hungary in 1890. Grandma passed down many of her recipes from the “old country”. It has been years since we ate at Novak’s. But I have been hearing such good things about their new place and the new menu. Even...More