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433 State St, Schenectady, NY 12305-2322
+1 518-982-5657
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“italian nachos” (26 reviews)
“pasta” (60 reviews)
“bread” (38 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
433 State St, Schenectady, NY 12305-2322
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Reviewed yesterday

This was our first (and last) time eating out at Johnny's. Last night my wife and I had an event at Proctor's that started at 7:30. Making 6:00 reservations we thought we had plenty of time to have a leisurely dinner and walk across the...More

Thank Yournesnah
Reviewed 1 week ago

bustling environment with exceptional service and the food...amazing. We had reservations which I highly recommend....

Thank s0usz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is absolutely our favorite Italian restaurant, especially when you go during the lunch hours. The service is exceptional with very attentive wait staff and the food is wonderful and generous. Best bread I ever had, served with oil and balsamic as you wait your...More

Thank tikkitikkitembo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I feel "Vegan Options" under Cuisine in the Johnny's overview is misleading, as there is nothing on the menu mentioning Vegan in any way. I expect that some items could be made vegan upon request, but I'd expect that in any decent restaurant. Service was...More

Thank RaChaCha
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We recently had our annual finance conference in Schenectady NY......in December??? Well, that's another story, but we took all 13 attendees out to dinner here. The appetizers were delish-especially the caprese salad. (I am a fan of arancini-these were not to my liking.) All of...More

Thank Wendy B
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a well run busy place. But they make sure that every guest that walks through the door has a great experience. The pasta is all hand made in house, and you can tell when you eat it. Portions are large, great salads...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

We tried Johnny's after hearing about it for some time. We were seated at a high top table in the bar area, which was not really comfortable. I could feel the cold air when the door opened. I find high top tables uncomfortable in general....More

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We arrived a few minutes early for our 5:30 pm reservation @ Johnny's. Not a problem - we were seated at our requested high top table in the bar area. Our server, Brittany took both our drink order and food order. Johnny's offers a complimentary...More

1  Thank Richard D
Reviewed 10 November 2017

A group of 40 of us had a great time last night. Our waitress Alyssa was patient, efficient, and kept a smile on her face the whole time. Everyone was very impressed with the food. The staff went out of their way setting up the...More

Thank cindycX508NU
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I went to dinner one evening with a work colleague. I had hte special which was dry and disappointing. My colleague had a pasta dish which he enjoyed but wasn't blown away. The place was busy and several orders of lasagna walked by so maybe...More

Thank Isaboston
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Linda A
23 August 2017|
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Response from lynnlarra | Reviewed this property |
on side streets, in front or in multilevel garage on broadway.
12 April 2016|
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Response from Hotpep | Reviewed this property |
I always find it easy to find street parking in the evening.
1 August 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 433 State St, Schenectady, NY 12305-2322
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: +1 518-982-5657
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