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Romano's Macaroni Grill

1 Metro Park Rd, Albany, NY 12205-1101
+1 518-446-9190
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
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“salad” (5 reviews)
“italian food” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
££ - £££
1 Metro Park Rd, Albany, NY 12205-1101
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Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with a friend. The service was excellent, the food was horrible. We were served reheated leftovers. I couldn't eat more than a few bites, my friend ate half of hers. I complained to the server and she had my meal comped. The manager...More

Thank pjglf10
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Good Italian better than most chains. Puts Olive Garden to shame. I'm Italian and don't useally go to a chain for Italian, but this place is good. Good food, great service, nice atmostphere.

Thank wedphoto2003
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Chicken under a brick - cold chicken, slightly under cooked, veggies under cooked crunchy and cold, potatoes ok. Wife had Chicken Marsala sauce cold greasy, pasta so so. Service like the food lukewarm. I guess its demoralizing for wait staff to serve poor quality food...More

Thank K9gsd1
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We had a chicken Parm meal at the macaroni grill,and it was a little disappointing. It was our first ever chicken Parm that didn't come with salad. We had water and my wife ordered the add on salad and our bill with tip was nearly...More

Thank Walter F
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Excellent selections a fine dining service. The wait staf was so attentive to our every need. They even had a singer come to sing for one table and we all enjoyed this very much. It made for a very special night to remember.

Thank Neonladder
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Been here many year ago and remember it being better. Not that this time was bad, but it didn't seem to live up to my previus expectations. Very nice outdoor-style grotto atmoshphere remains, as does the very friendly and attentive wait staff. The food was...More

Thank archman8
Reviewed 20 November 2015

We were pleasantly surprise when entering the restaurant, trendy decor, very friendly staff. Cocktails and food was excellent. Prices were very reasonable. Would love to go back.

Thank Jeri R
Reviewed 11 November 2015

we were visiting our son for parent weekend at RPI - we had gone apple picking and were looking for something not too formal but still good food - we were dining early so it wasn't completely packed but yet our service was slow. we...More

1  Thank Nancy1092
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I have eaten at a Macaroni grill before and Iiked it. This meal was mediocre. The hostess and wait staff were fine. The meal itself lacked flavor and was lukewarm. I had a dish with chicken and shrimp with prosciutto and cheese in a cream...More

1  Thank Irishlady60
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We had not been back to this place in a couple of years, The menu has changed quite a bit, bread is still great! We had the best server , Billy. I ordered something that I didn't think would be spicy but the sauce was...More

Thank IBJosey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Metro Park Rd, Albany, NY 12205-1101
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-446-9190
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