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Provence - Albany

Stuyvesant Plaza Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203
+1 518-689-7777
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“steak frites” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (13 reviews)
“homard” (2 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, French, Gluten Free Options
Stuyvesant Plaza Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Restaurant was close to our hotel and convenient. 5 of us had lunch and dinner same day. Vastly different experience - one soul - ham and pea was over salted and thin. The risotto was excellent. The French onion soup great. Came back for dinner...More

Thank Mary Kay D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Haven't been to a French restaurant in many years so we choose Provence. Our waiter, can't remember his name did an excellent job answering our questions since we didn't know much about the menu items.The apps we decided on were prepared nicely....artichokes with two dipping...More

Thank Philroy2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not at all an inexpensive place but the food is top notch - as is the service. Reservations recommended. Absolutely worth a trip.

Thank M P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really don’t understand how this place got such good reviews. Based on the reviews we decided to check this place out! I ordered the French onion soup, Cobb salad and lobster Mac and cheese (to share with my kid). The French onion soup may...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Provence and we came due to a gift card. We came on a Saturday evening and even though our server seemed less than enthused to wait on tables, he was efficient and did a good job. We started with...More

Thank Von1287
Reviewed 23 November 2017

While this restaurant is located within Stuyvesant Plaza, when you enter & see the upscale atmosphere, you don't feel like you're dining in a strip mall. It felt elegant with soft easy listening music playing in the background. The chef graduated from the Culinary Institute...More

Thank fba5
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Wait staff was professional and knowledgeable. The chef accommodated dietary restrictions. Appetizers were limited but well prepared and tasty.

Thank jdooley51
Reviewed 31 October 2017

great duck and lamb dishes, very well prepared, fine soups and a good experience. i also think the salads are first rate.

Thank RKZ90027
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Even measured service, excellent wine list. Too bad no draft beer. The food was delicious and fairly priced.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Provence presents a feeling of calm when you enter. The decor is lovely and tasteful. But we were unimpressed with our lunch. We ordered onion soup which came out of the oven much too soon. The cheese was melted but not crisp, the bread at...More

Thank sheilal921
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23 February 2017|
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Response from Electorny | Reviewed this property |
In actuality there is no proof that the long wait ever occurred. This could have been a smear on the restaurant for who knows why. When we went in we just walked through the door and someone greeted us. But we did not wait... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stuyvesant Plaza Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203
    (Fuller Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-689-7777
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