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The Point Restaurant and Lounge

1100 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12208-2248
+1 518-729-5383
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hanger steak” (8 reviews)
“duck risotto” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1100 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12208-2248
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In prompt to retirement party for an ex-coworker. Accommodations were great, wheel chair accessible, parking, loved the Brussel sprouts and burger.

Thank SAK082014
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Great accommodations for a private party the appetizers were very flavorful and the main course selections diverse I was very pleased with. My prime strip it was full flavored and scrumptious I had a bit Orlando my spouses pork chop entre which was also well...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Chicken in sandwich tasted like it had been overcooked and left out to dry out overnight. Bacon on salad two strips of pure undercooked fat; don't understand how the restaurant could allow it to leave the kitchen looking like that. Really unappealing. Little service annoyances:...More

Thank TPB47
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Pretty varied menu, well prepared, in a peasant setting. Service could have been a bit less grudging. Worth a visit

1  Thank smeghead39
Reviewed 19 July 2017

One of my favorite restaurants in Albany. The menu provides a great range of options to choose from and they always have excellent specials. Their bartenders make great drinks as well. The atmosphere is perfect for a fun date night or a ladies night.

Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 4 June 2017

WEnt on a wim as I never went to this restaurant. HAd reservations ,seated promptly. service fast and pleasant. COmpanion had strip steak which was excellent while I had salmon which was very good. appetizer was egg plant meatballs in as a zesty a sauce...More

Thank 565garryg
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I love the point! I especially love the new addition to the bar Emma- high energy always smiling. She can turn your night around in the drop of a hat. I myself am a bartender and seeing the review that she "closed" the check out...More

Thank ericfields2723
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Overall a nice place and a good atmosphere. Did not get food, just drinks. My issue with this place was an extremely rude bartender named- Emma? Aside from being excessively rude to our entire group, I purposely did not tip her and found she added...More

1  Thank Nick M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Recently had dinner at the Point on a cold winter's night. There were eight people in our party, including two children. We had the stuffed shrimp appetizer, the pork nachos and bruschetta apps. The shrimp was outstanding. I ordered three delicious cosmos. The bread provided...More

Thank toodie9
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Two weeks ago my yoga teacher and I decided to go out for a glass of wine and a light bite. We decided on The Point because I have always eaten there al fresco, and we tried going there several weeks ago, but there was...More

Thank Suzanne T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 1:00 am
3:00 pm - 1:00 am
3:00 pm - 1:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12208-2248
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-729-5383
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