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Garlic Lover's Corner

235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
+1 518-283-1621
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“baba ganoush” (6 reviews)
“lamb stew” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

From the outside it doesn't look too impressive so don't let that deceive you. Garlic Lover's is wonderful. Inside the tables are spaced out and the noise level is always low so you can really enjoy being with your dinner companion. The owners are almost...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 26 August 2017

For a small restaurant in a small strip mall, this is an amazing gem. After more than a dozen visits, we have yet to be disappointed by any meal. Us and our friends have now tried every menu selection, and many specials, and have enjoyed...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I try to dine at this restaurant on every trip to Albany. The tables are spaced so that it is easy to have a quiet conversation. There is a bar in the front and tables in the back. Love the homemade pita and hummus. This...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a favorite of ours, love the cuisine and it is truly family owned (the family owners are highly available and warm, kind people). NOT open on Sundays as an FYI.

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This place has really good Mediterranean fare. The sampler platter with hummus, baba ganoush, falafel, tahini, and garlic paste is awesome. Asked to sub out tabouli for extra hummus and they didn't give us a problem. They have some of the best falafel in the...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We have been here several times, the food has always been exceptional. Going in you have to realize that it is an experience dining here, and an experience that is not short. If you are looking for a place to grab a quick bite and...More

Thank rs_joe
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Had lunch here with friends. We all enjoyed it. They have foods that are rarely found in chain restaurants.

Thank pisig2016
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I passed by this restaurant many times over the past few years. Silly name in a little strip mall. A friend working nearby said they enjoy it and said I should give it a try. I am sure glad I did! Very nice staff and...More

Thank RM234
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We have been going to Garlic Lovers' Corner for years but recently needed a place that could accommodate 20 people for a family birthday so I was able to see how they would handle such a group. Many of our attendees had never been to...More

Thank GrandmaJet
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This is a great little spot tucked away in a small strip mall offering an interesting and tasty selection of Mediterranean dishes. Quite, comfortable, and reasonably priced.

Thank Wineskillguy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-283-1621
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