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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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“veal” (32 reviews)
“vitello” (6 reviews)
“rapini” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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818 Central Ave, Ste 11, Albany, NY 12206-1543
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11 - 20 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 17 May 2017

The reviews I read were spot on. Great service and great food. I could see going here often if I lived in Albany. From apps to dessert the food was top quality and prepared well. Our servers were friendly and had understanding of the dishes...More

Thank dconsidi
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Ha a great dinner with friends at Grappa 72. I had their fish dish of the day, grouper pan sauteed. Everything was great. Great atmosphere. Perfect spot for a dinner with friends or a romantic dinner with a loved one.

Thank Live_Your_Dreams05
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and service. Found on Trip Advisor the night before a flight out of Albany on my birthday. Unfortunate we don't go through here very often. We'll be back if we can. The other reviews are spot on.

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I have had lunch there several times and it is consistently good. The dinging area is upscale and perfect for conversation and to have a great meal. The service is always friendly, professional, and efficient.

Thank chru98
Reviewed 24 April 2017

My family celebrated our Grandmother's 90th birthday here yesterday. There were 10 of us, including two children, and we were seated in the wine alcove. The restaurant was really accommodating; I brought in a custom cake and had two small flower vases delivered for the...More

Thank DustyHB
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We've been to this restaurant before and keep coming back too. The quality of the food is excellent and the service always first rate. On this occasion we were celebrating our wedding anniversary. We enjoyed eating in the main dinning room and listening to the...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Team dinner for seven: accepts reservations and honors the time; informed and attentive servers; wonderful food! Crazy selection 6 ways to get veal, variety of standard Italian fare, terrific specials and all at a great value. I will go back!

Thank Tcleve
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Just want to thank the whole staff and management at Grappa 72. Armand, Tom and Brian and the whole crew. Especially Corey who was fantastic--- was my oldest son's 31st Birthday. Party of 18. A night I'll never forget. Bravissimo !!!

Thank David R
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

::: Ambiance, food, servers... Everything is wonderful. Refreshing for the Albany area. Ample parking.:::

Thank grambie2
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went to "Grappa 72" for Valentine Day plus hubby's birthday. We made a reservation for 5:30p.m. and were surprised to see many people already there. Everything was superb: cozy place with quiet smooth jazz playing, nice wine, good appetizer (eggplant filet baked with tomato sauce...More

Thank artirin
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
15:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
Traditional/Contemporary Italian Cuisine, affordable entrees, great service, and the atmosphere is sure to please.
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