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Grappa '72 Ristorante

818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
+1 518-482-7200
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 17 min
All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent Service was fantastic Will return again. We went for our anniversary and had a wonderful time.

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Went here with our 4 kids for lunch. Host seemed put out that we changed our minds and opted to sit on the patio so as not to disturb the other guests. ("Well, I already set your table..."). Waitress not attentive. My husband had to...More

1  Thank Kim B
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We had dinner here last Friday and it was very enjoyable. There were two couples in our party and the table was nicely located. There was live music which was quiet enough for us to have a conversation without raising our voices. Wine was very...More

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We recently went to Grappa 72 for a family event. The facility and staff handled our group of 15 very well. Grappa is well known for its Italian-fare but that night they had a Halibut special. Halibut is not on in the east coast so...More

Thank MB500SEC
Reviewed 5 August 2016

My wife and I were on a motorcycle trip and we stayed one night in Albany. This restaurant was close to the hotel and its reviews were very good, so we decided to give it a go. And we're glad that we did! We had...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Food was fabulous and portions very large so we just couldn't finish it. Service was excellent and very helpful. We had the specials- pasta and veal. Chef came out to check we were happy. Reasonably priced and I would definitely recommend it

Thank Marian O
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Armand has gone out of his way to make his guests feel at home. The meals that the three of us had were delicious, hot and served within an acceptable amount of time. The water was refilled every 15-30 minutes, the selections were wonderful and...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Moderately priced italian food. Good atmosphere. Good service. Check for coupons..often two dinners with an appetizer and dessert to share with two glasses of wine for $50. Great deal!

Thank marionm49
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant and again had two enjoyable meals.When you go out to dinner you want it to be fun,have staff be attentive be served good hot food and leave completely satisfied.We found all of these at Grappa! This is one of the...More

Thank ranger46AlbanyNy
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The restaurant itself is really good. There were 7 of us at the table and I think everyone enjoyed their meals. The veal chop was terrific as was the scallop special they had on the night we were there. I don't know if it is...More

Thank Suntraveler13
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4 December 2015|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much, yes. They have live music on Fridays, often a trio, usually jazz. I have not been there for music when it was some other kind.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
15:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-482-7200
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Traditional/Contemporary Italian Cuisine, affordable entrees, great service, and the atmosphere is sure to please.
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