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Ale House

$$ - $$$American, ,
680 River St, Troy, NY 12180-1503
+1 518-272-9740
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“wings” (22 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
“dive bar” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
680 River St, Troy, NY 12180-1503
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Stopped during the week with a group for lunch. Being my first time in the place I found it to be somewhat of a dive (with all due respect). We ordered from the apparent bartender who also served us. The food presentation was surprisingly good...More

Thank 53DaveG
Reviewed 11 May 2017

a dive bar in all the best sense. Server was terrific but food is SLOW. Good quality but a decent burger could have been great if only they used a fresh bun from the great bakery just up the street. Instead I had a still...More

Thank JAugustWest
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Defintely tastes better than the exterior of the bar looks. But don't judge a book by its cover. Very good food and service. Had wings -they're delicious! And, a cheeseburger, which was juicy, and good, but needed a little more flavor. Great stop if headed...More

Thank meghannm81
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Curbside looks are deceiving. The food is wonderful,delicious. The chef must have work in a top-notch restaurant before because the special's menu is anything but pub. Yet the wings are OUTSTANDING;AWARD WINNING so get your grub on. Easy local vibe..Decent prices. Won't disappoint.

Thank The_good_bad_blank
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We were traveling thru Vermont/New York on our way home to Michigan. This bar/restaurant was recommended on Trip Advisor. We were welcomed by the very friendly staff (two of which were brothers). The food was excellent. My husband and brother-in-law had the lamb stew. My...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The reviews are correct - Very Good beer, burgers and wings. Cooked to order and bartender excellent. So very happy we came here to eat. Will stop by on our way back

1  Thank Estuart747
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Went here one night for quick bite before an event. Packed casual place with good pub food that came out a bit slowly but gave us time for a good brew! During the school year, college kids hangout. Families go here, too. Homey place. I...More

Thank Adirondacker1
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Found this gem last night across from The Hanger. Bartender was extremely friendly even though the place was busy. Great selection on tap. Ran into friends here who told us they dine here every Saturday. Sat next to tonight's bands and had dinner. Food was...More

Thank Geno B
Reviewed 23 April 2016

A Birthday lunch for my Sister. She has been going to the Ale House for 30 years and chose it for her celebration. When we pulled up out front I was not sure but once inside we found very friendly folks and great food. Hard...More

Thank LuvtheAdirondacks
Reviewed 27 March 2016

The seating area is very welcoming and away from the bar which is nice. The waitresses are always friendly and attentive. I can never turn down the wings, they're certainly a must try!

Thank 12GreenApples
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 680 River St, Troy, NY 12180-1503
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-272-9740
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