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Grappa '72 Ristorante

818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
+1 518-482-7200
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Food was very good once we got it- one of our couples had finished their dinner before the other couple was served- food order was incorrect and not even the offer of a glass of wine to appease us.

Thank Pkhach
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Came with my father and fiancé, my father has been raving about his prior experiences. Everything was wonderful. We were seated quickly, despite no reservation. Tyler took care of us this evening. As someone who has been in the service industry for 15 years, I...More

Thank tombizzle
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We had lunch outside on my birthday. Honestly I wasn't in the mood for Italian food but I loved my selection! I had chicken Marsala; it was delicious! My husband had chicken parm and he said it was the best he has ever had! Our...More

Thank Robin P
Reviewed 31 August 2016

As a business traveler I eat dinner at the bar. All I have had so far (and I have visited 6 times in the past 2 months!) is the Veal Parmigiana and it ROCKS. Great bar with a wonderful wine list. And here's the best...More

Thank Markb1
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent Service was fantastic Will return again. We went for our anniversary and had a wonderful time.

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Went here with our 4 kids for lunch. Host seemed put out that we changed our minds and opted to sit on the patio so as not to disturb the other guests. ("Well, I already set your table..."). Waitress not attentive. My husband had to...More

1  Thank Kim B
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We had dinner here last Friday and it was very enjoyable. There were two couples in our party and the table was nicely located. There was live music which was quiet enough for us to have a conversation without raising our voices. Wine was very...More

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We recently went to Grappa 72 for a family event. The facility and staff handled our group of 15 very well. Grappa is well known for its Italian-fare but that night they had a Halibut special. Halibut is not on in the east coast so...More

Thank MB500SEC
Reviewed 5 August 2016

My wife and I were on a motorcycle trip and we stayed one night in Albany. This restaurant was close to the hotel and its reviews were very good, so we decided to give it a go. And we're glad that we did! We had...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Food was fabulous and portions very large so we just couldn't finish it. Service was excellent and very helpful. We had the specials- pasta and veal. Chef came out to check we were happy. Reasonably priced and I would definitely recommend it

Thank Marian O
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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, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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
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Traditional/Contemporary Italian Cuisine, affordable entrees, great service, and the atmosphere is sure to please.
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