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Cafe Calabria

) #67 of 533 Restaurants in Albany ££ - £££ Italian
1736 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-4413
+1 518-456-5665
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“linguine” (5 reviews)
“veal” (7 reviews)
“salads” (8 reviews)
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1736 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-4413
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just visited for lunch for the first time and will definitely go back! My friend and I each ordered one of the hot sandwiches and they were large, delicious and a good value. Came with a side of pasta salad and the bread was so...More

Thank KristinL70
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We were here on business and decided to try the restaurant, as it was relatively near our hotel and had good reviews. We went slightly early, so there were only a few other couples/families. We were greeted and seated immediately. Our waitress was quite attentive...More

Thank HeatherSidney
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Cafe Calabria on a whim tonight and could not have been more pleased. From the minute we walked through the door we felt welcomed. The bread starter was delicious. Do not pass up the house dressing on your salad, and do not...More

Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My first visit - lunch with a girl friend. Nice pour size on the wine which got the conversation flowing. I'm a huge fan of pasta so I ordered the Linguini with white clam sauce (so did my friend). Very tasty with just the right...More

Thank yogajudi
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We went here for a ladies night out & had made a reservation. None of us could find parking in the lot, so we all found spots on the side street. Our table was ready right away, & we were allowed to sit before everyone...More

1  Thank PVH76
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Hands down the best homemade lasagne in the Capitol District. It's meaty,cheesy, well seasoned and the noodles were cooked perfectly. And there was so much I'm glad I had to bring more than half of it home! My husband had the linguine and clams in...More

Thank Denyce L
Reviewed 10 December 2016

have been there several times both for lunch & dinner and was throughly satisfied--food is very good and also the service--small establishment--where the chef's can cook to order not mass produce

Thank crisgro2016
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Without a doubt a cozy restaurant focusing on authentic rustic cuisine. For lunch, you must try the sandwich called Calabria. Be certain you're hungry-the crisp bread and gigantic meat feelings makes it difficult to finish.They will however cut it for you to take home what...More

Thank rfalteri
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had family coming to town and I e-mailed Calabria through their website to secure a table for 8. After a week, I never heard back. I should have know better right then. I stopped in one night and reserved our table. When we arrived,...More

Thank notshyaboutit
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent seafood. Shrimp was outstanding and scallops tender and mouth watering. Nice wine selection and excellent salad . Waitstaff were pleasant and very well informed on specials.

Thank Graber30
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Do you offer gluten free pasta?
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Do you server lunch, lunch menu and is there handicap parking?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1736 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-4413
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-456-5665
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