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Brown's Brewing Company

$$ - $$$American, ,
417 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
+1 518-273-2337
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (40 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
“salad” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
417 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

This building is very cool, along with a cool atmosphere. I love the beer; its very good and there is something for everyone. The food is great! I wanted to eat all of it.

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Brown's opened this location in 1993. It is an architecturally interesting, renovated 175 year old warehouse on the Hudson River in Old Troy. We loved the maintenance of the historical, industrial look structure and decor of this pub. Not only are they a pub and...More

Thank ChiefGuru
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I ate here as part of a group dinner (about 20 co-workers). We ate upstairs which was much quieter than being downstairs. Service was a little slow at times, but it was a large group and we had 3 or 4 servers waiting on us....More

Thank Dave_NY55
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at Browns many times and the service and kitchen are solid and dependable. Any issues that do arise are handled quickly and professionally. No hesitation to eat here and recommend it to others.

Thank John H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

very good food. service is slow at times but not bad. good atmosphere, good menu choices too. They took reservations.

Thank dbmurray49
Reviewed 24 October 2017

My son is a senior at RPI. We have been going to Browns since he was a freshman and it has always been a favorite of ours. The last two times, it has been horrible. The French dip was not the same as it was...More

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

My family went to visit RPI. Went here for dinner. Beautiful restored building, friendly, attentive staff. Large menu. good food. I would recommend it.

Thank audraroth
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

My cousins daughter was in town visiting RPI and we thought it would be awesome to introduce her to Browns. Never again . A year ago we went and had fish tacos . They were delicious . They were grilled .Fish tacos are never served...More

Thank JMa4
Reviewed 18 October 2017

2nd time at this restaurant .. My food was great! I had an awesome hamburger. My friends had ordered A black bean burger and some pasta dish, but they were not as happy with their food as I was. The drink of the day, (strawberry...More

Thank Lori L
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Stopped here on the way Clifton Park. Service was slow to start but was attentive for remainder of meal. Sampler was thorough and well priced. Beers were good overall, but be sure to try the whiskey porter. Food was above average.

Thank ssdirotm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-273-2337
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