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Great late night spot in downdown Albany

Mt favorite thing about the CBH, besides the great atmosphere and even better beer selection, is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beyondthegreysky
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Albany, New York
Okay

It's a nice spot to gather if you're in the area but it's usually very busy in the evenings and can... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
Chevy1806
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Albany
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“Great late night spot in downdown Albany”
31 Mar 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mt favorite thing about the CBH, besides the great atmosphere and even better beer selection, is the fact that you get a ticket with every beer that you order. That ticket is redemable for one personal size pizza of your choice! Walk back to the...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

It's a nice spot to gather if you're in the area but it's usually very busy in the evenings and can be quite loud between the amount of people and how loud the music usually is. Interesting menu selection that may not appeal to everyone.

Thank Chevy1806
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

An eclectic mix in here on a Thursday evening. Good knowlegable staff and a decent selection of beers made this a place worth a visit if you are passing. The building is beautiful with good acoustics and no intrusive background music so you can hear...More

1  Thank Richard U
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Came for a quick bite and didn't realize it was brunch. Brunch menu was small and choices didn't appeal to us. Ordered Asian chickrn wings at bar. Wings were good. Nice taste to them. Bartender appeated bired and unfriendly.

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Great spot downtown for gatherings and parties. Perfect for any afterwork get-together for your group. Always fun and great beer. Tucked away a bit south of State Street.

Thank David S
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I have been there several times now. They have a wide selection of somewhat unusual beers and a smallish number of innovative dishes (or the usual bar dishes with some twist). On weekends it's a good brunch place. Service has been friendly each time. Overall,...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We all ordered a number of the starters to share. All were delicious! They sat 12 of us with no problem, their selection of craft beers is impressive! Prices are mid-range, the location is great. Evenings lots of parking on street a block away (If...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

The City Beer Hall offers a great balance of food and beer. They have a menu which has a great variety of beers. I would describe their food as upscale pub food. They have an interesting selection of salads, small bites, appetizers, burgers, sandwiches and...More

Thank Deborah F
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great building inside and out, interesting table setup inside, large picnic tables with benches. not super fancy, but nice. Great Hamburgers and fries, neither of us drink beer, so no opinion there. A mimosa came with my meal and it was lovely. We visited at...More

1  Thank taleoftwokitties
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Games, beer, and a mechanical bull! I haven't been in a few years but the last time I was there it was great!

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