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9 Broadway, Troy, NY 12180-3217
+1 518-273-7700
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“panini” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9 Broadway, Troy, NY 12180-3217
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed another lunch at the Illium with friends. Our party of 4 entered at about 12:30PM and we were immediately at a table that was under a speaker blaring loud music. One mention to one of the servers and it was turned down. I ordered...More

Thank CGBT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I gave the Illium Cafe a try from lunch while visiting the Troy Farmers Market. My wife had a lovely salad with seared ahi tuna that she loved and I had the roast beef sandwich with portobello mushrooms and horseradish aioli. Both...More

Thank dpo58
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Thought he atmosphere was very modern/coffeehouse style. The food was unique and delicious and appearance was very well put together. Would definitely go back again

Thank jai1121
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped for lunch after perusing the Saturday Troy market. The New England clam chowder is fantastic!! Both of our meals were excellent. This place came highly recommended by a local and I am happy to pass that on!

Thank easytopleez
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This is by far the best cafe in Troy. Their meals are very different & interesting - something you'd expect in an upscale NYC or Chicago restaurant. Their breakfast menu is good, but their lunch/dinner menu is great. They are typically pretty busy throughout the...More

Thank Jordan R
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in to get a couple of sandwiches for dinner....AMAZING! Husband had the corned beef and I had the beef signature sandwich...melt in your mouth. Fast service, cute place with plenty of seating. Will definitely be visiting here more often.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Had great sandwich and did not have to wait long. Everything was fresh and bread was perfect. Plenty of setting. Good menu with a variety of choices.

Thank mikechris2
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful generous portions in this bustling cafe. Fabulous staff and the food is delicious Great choices that cater to a wide range of dietary needs and tastes. We visit every year and then we shop around The City of Troy. Don’t miss the bookstore and...More

Thank Danielle M
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I set out on a spur of the moment date night. We had been to the Ilium for lunch but never dinner. We had heard great things from our friends and decided to see for ourselves. As a big fan of pot...More

Thank V487LVjohnt
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Perfect place for a weekend brunch! The food is awesome and unique. Whatever you order on the menu, it can never go wrong. And do not forget to check out the dessert section. They have different dessert items on different days and all of them...More

Thank Sneha B
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Questions & Answers
15 August 2018|
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Response from mikechris2 | Reviewed this property |
There don’t have parking lot. Street parking only I believe
Jessica T
17 June 2018|
Response from sushchatter | Reviewed this property |
Take a look at their menu. I do remember them having some options; however, I am not 100 % certain.
Joseph M
25 February 2017|
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Response from Illium123 | Property representative |
We have a liquor license we are in the process of building a bar where the kitchen used to be
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 18
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Broadway, Troy, NY 12180-3217
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-273-7700
  • E-mail
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