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Valente's Rustic Restaurant

315 8th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-3631
+1 518-273-3314
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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“pasta” (12 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
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315 8th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-3631
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

I like this place because it's straight up italian food, family owned and not fussy or showy. If you're lucky the owner will be there to seat you. My favorite is the chicken parm but it lasts me three meals because of the generous portions....More

Thank floflo613
Reviewed 23 December 2017

HUGE portions here. Served on platters! Waitress friendly, and helpful. We went on a Friday night, with friends, and it was packed. Started out with wine and beer, a salad, 2 Wedding soups, and 1 cup of Clam chowder. Moved on to Haddock with mashed...More

Thank Jeannene A
Reviewed 22 November 2017

My partner and I went back to Valente's after almost a year. I ordered the veal marsala and it was great. My partner ordered the liver, bacon and onions. He loved his entree. The portions are large and the service is wonderful. Plus this restaurant...More

Thank maijr1119
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I gave this restaurant a 5 to pull up it's average. I eat out 4-5 nights a week. Valente's is a solid 4, ( I don't give out a lot of 5s, as I mark on a true bell curve ). Valente's is in my...More

Thank steveleary1
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here Saturday 7/15/17. Service was very good. Price was ok. However food was not so good. Had chicken parm, chicken was tough sauce had nothing to write home about. Two had eggplant parmigiana and it was terrible. Other perso had a special that the...More

1  Thank Transwizard
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Our family enjoys Italian food from Valente s a few times a month. Both dining in or take out. I have heard only good feedback from the family, and I certainly appreciate the quality, portion size, service. There are always a nice, friendly group at...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 30 June 2017

If you are looking for a family restaurant the serves delicious meals...then go to Valente's. Their entrees come with homemade soup or salad. I always order a salad and my husband always orders the soup. Last night he had chicken Florentine soup and since he...More

1  Thank smartcookie1916
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Good Italian Food in a classical family style restaurant. Waiters have always been friendly and prices aren't too expensive

1  Thank Adam-Fulton F
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Seven of us met at Valente's for lunch. There was another large group there at the same time, as well as a couple of smaller groups. Only 1 waitress appeared to be on duty, so service was quite slow. The food is okay.....we each ordered...More

Thank mac4747
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Now being as that I'm in my forties as is my husband for that matter, we went for dinner and must have been the youngest couple there. The waiter paid more attention to the waitresses so getting his attention to attend to us was quite...More

Thank Tammy I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 8th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-3631
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Watervliet
  • Phone Number: +1 518-273-3314
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