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World of Beer

Closed Now: 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Open today: 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Great beer, good food, poor service

So let me start by saying that I love beer and places that serve good beer. The beer selection... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
topher2076
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Guilderland, New York
Good food, great drinks

I can’t vouch for the beer, but I had a white peach sangria that was amazing. My friend and I... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Casey9968
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Albany, New York
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2 weeks ago
“Great beer, good food, poor service”
19 Apr 2018
“Good food, great drinks”
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At World of Beer, we've got 50 craft beers on tap, over 500 in the cooler and a menu of tasty tavern fare that's crafted to go perfectly with beer. And whether you're a beer master or just beer curious, our insanely knowledgeable staff is here to...more
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1 Crossgates Mall Rd, Albany, NY 12203-5368
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So let me start by saying that I love beer and places that serve good beer. The beer selection here is fantastic and there is definitely something for everyone. I had a flight of beers that certainly didn’t disappoint. The food here is very good...More

Thank topher2076
Reviewed 25 October 2018

I generally like beer places. It's hard to screw up beer, especially if your not making it. All that being said World of Beer has a good selection of beer and the bartenders are friendly and efficient. The charge for beer is way over priced...More

Thank fred5110
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Monday afternoon, came in around 2pm. Sat at the bar where it took the bartender 10 min just to take my beer order, since it didnt look like there were any servers on duty, and she was it. The new general manager did take my...More

Thank purewriter
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I can’t vouch for the beer, but I had a white peach sangria that was amazing. My friend and I ordered the tavern taters, Mac and cheese bites, and chicken street tacos. Food was good-ordinary bar food. Service was a bit slow, even before it...More

Thank Casey9968
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

A great place to relax snd grab a bite eat. Awesome staff Emily, Devon and Kiara are terrific! The food especially the boneeds wings are outstanding only out done by the staff themselves !

Thank L S
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We came for a work colleague’s birthday lunch and the food was just OK. I think the bigger problem was that they didn’t have things on the menu and even though we were almost the only patrons there thyme seemed not to be bothered..for instance...More

Thank bluesmama11
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend Greg and I went to Crossgates for some Christmas shopping on Monday 12/18 afternoon and wanted to have a few drinks and an app first. The mall wasn't really busy but the bar was pretty packed for 1/1:30 and they were terribly understaffed....More

Thank sweetooth989
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

It took me and wife 3 try’s with appetizers and meal to find something they actually have. They say there closing early . To run out of food on a Sunday is bad management.

Thank teamzsteve
Reviewed 31 October 2017

World of Beer is open again under new management. Under the previous management the quality of the service was generally poor and the quality of the food was very inconsistent. Since they are under new management my wife and I decided to try them again....More

Thank Ross S
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Went in after a movie for a bite to eat. It was difficult to find the hostess and once we were seated it took forever for a server to come to our table. We actually almost left, but menu items were calling my son's name....More

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