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Madison's End Cafe

1108 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12208-2276
+1 518-489-8859
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
9 Apr 2017
“Delicious food.”
25 Aug 2016
“Tattoo guy ruined it”
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
1108 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12208-2276
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Reviewed 1 October 2012

Busy and small, with a fairly rapid turnover, but terrific food and excellent, friendly service. I saw the mention of Irish bacon, and ordered the waffle (came with real butter and maple syrup) with a side of the bacon - it was sublime. My partner...More

Thank MizLoo
Reviewed 11 September 2012

In town for mom'sbirthday and know this is one of her favorites so took her there for brunch. Fantastic new twists on standard breakfast fare. This time had chocolate-expresso stuffed french toast, while mom went with raspberry oatmeal pancakes. As always great. Been there a...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 10 July 2012

We were in Albany for a wedding and wanted a good breakfast place. Madison's End Cafe is that place. Great food - nice cocktails. We had to wait a few minutes but it was worth the wait. We really liked the energy in the place....More

1  Thank Denver-Rosie
Reviewed 3 June 2012

Cafe Madison is a popular brunch spot. The four of us were seated right away when we arrived a bit before 10 on a sunday morning. By the time we left, at least 20 people were waiting to be seated. The day's specials had us...More

Thank Rdi2Go
Reviewed 29 April 2012

We have been going to curry house or ordering take out for over 9 years. The food is always good but for the best value and great food try the lunch buffet on week days it is excellent!!! If you live in the area it's...More

Thank San F
Reviewed 13 February 2012

A little cafe near St Rose univ that is a local place. Very low key well decorated. Had Brunch whereby we had omelets and a portobella mushroom sandwich. Portions were large and the food well prepared and really good flavors. Definitely come back again. Sat...More

Thank wwtravelerRochester
Reviewed 10 February 2012

Great Breakfast and the Point has great dinners. It's a great place to start or end the day

Thank joe-grimaldi
Reviewed 23 January 2012

Had breakfast here with husband and son. Great coffee, hot chocolate and the menu is terrific. Offers variety, the unusual and the tradition in terms of breakfast items. Atmosphere is nice. Gets busy so go early or be prepared to wait. But worth it.

1  Thank NewYork5family
Reviewed 31 December 2011

I love the atmosphere here. I tend to seek out brunch places that give you a little more elbow room and don't involve me eating side-by-side with complete strangers - call me old fashioned. I love Cafe Madison because you can sit outside during the...More

1  Thank Isaiah S
Reviewed 26 December 2011

Had a birthday breakfast, was seated right away, and enjoyed ourselves very much. Yummy Bellini cocktail started the meal. Raspberries oatmeal pancakes ...delicious.

Thank Sallad13
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12208-2276
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-489-8859
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