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The Olde English Pub

$$ - $$$, British,
683 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207-2332
+1 518-434-6533
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“fish and chips” (21 reviews)
“blt” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
683 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207-2332
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

I was disappointed when my fish n chips arrived as they were in the running for best fish n chips in the area.... It was the thinnest piece of fish I've seen and looked like they pounded it like it was beef. The atmosphere was...More

Thank glassguyvt
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I call it a hidden find but realistically the Olde English Pub is out front. Coming off of 787 to Clinton on the corner of Broadway it's not hard to miss. Inside you transport from downtown Albany to downtown Abbey. The atmosphere is historic and...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Came for a burger and found one. This burger was extremely large with a huge portion of fries. The burger was super juicy made with real meat. You can tell it was. It one of those frozen burgers in a box from sams club. It...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We came in as a group for the marathon and hit this place after the Expo before the race. Everyone really liked everything here. We had the French Onion Soup, Fish & Chips, Classic Pub burger and salads. Great food, nice portions, it was a...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We came there unplanned, but found the building interesting and stepped in. Nice indoor atmosphere to, god food (relatively English) and nice staff. You will not leave hungry. They obviously have a pub quiz tuesdays, so we participated, but the man running the show was...More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Dropped in here last night and had a few good beers. They have a beer rotation on tap as well as bottles/cans of beer. The food menu makes it hard to pick just one thing. I was surprised that it was mostly college age kids...More

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Lunch was great. Sat outside and waitress was fast for our drink orders. She took our orders and meals arrived fairly quick. They were hot and correct

Thank toys4dad
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Sited right next door to the Visitor Centre, we called in for a quick pint after visiting the State Capitol Building. The Speckled Hen was OK. I did try ordering a pint of mixed, bag of scratchings, pork pie, pickled egg and a Babycham for...More

Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We went during the dinner hour found no indoor or outdoor seating and meanwhile informed upstairs was closed. Needless to say we enjoyed Pump Station drinks and dinner very much! App would allow submission without all fields entered so 1 circle is to be done!

Thank ArtLoftStudio
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Excellent beer selection, both British and local craft. Very much like an English pub. The fish and chips were extremely good. First-rate bartender as well.

Thank C0rgiL0ver
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Patricia F
16 April 2017|
Response from jelmwood | Reviewed this property |
No they don't. But if you are a larger group a call ahead would help
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 683 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207-2332
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-434-6533
  • E-mail
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