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Grappa '72 Ristorante

818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
+1 518-482-7200
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic lunch with my parents. Service was outstanding and so was the food. Old school Italian vibe to the place. Highly recommend.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From start to finish, and everything in between, our dinner was fantastic. The service and ambiance really helped make our visit. I reccomend any dish with seafood- everything was fresh and delicious.

Thank Caitlin O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here regurly, food is consistent and bar is comfortable with wonderful bartenders. Duck here is tremendous! Always tender and moist

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit but we will be going there quite often from now on! The decor was modern and pleasant with nice music, the service was prompt, courteous and friendly but above all the food was delicious. With so many Italian food restaurants...More

Thank RPC42016
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This restaurant was recommended to us by Bill Hall at the Hilton Hotel. My husband and I had an early dinner as we had tickets to a concert. We were welcomed by the owner I believe, who showed us to our table. We really liked...More

Thank Sumac54
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Dined early but the restaurant filled up fast as we guessed that was due to college graduations. I ordered the fettuccine with grilled chicken while my wife chose the chicken parmigiana. Bread was warm and delicious and our dinners were very good. For the prices...More

Thank 14alnjan
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Incredible meal from bread to desert. Great service, well paced. The Romanoff sauce was to die for. A great night for my birthday

Thank Rhonda W
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Grappa72 continues to be a "home away from home" for us. Excellent cuisine, outstanding service and a true welcome from everyone there always make a visit a highlight of our week!!

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This place is great for a romantic lunch/dinner, or a pleasant time with friends and family. Food and service is excellent.

Thank ajayrrs
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Our company recently visited Grappa '72 for a business dinner, and they did not disappoint! Everyone on the project team was impressed with the food, and the service was top notch! Our out of town visitors were pleasantly surprised with the entire experience, after being...More

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4 December 2015|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much, yes. They have live music on Fridays, often a trio, usually jazz. I have not been there for music when it was some other kind.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
3:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-482-7200
  • E-mail
Traditional/Contemporary Italian Cuisine, affordable entrees, great service, and the atmosphere is sure to please.
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