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Wolffs Biergarten

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German, Bar, Pub
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895 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207-1306
+1 518-427-2461
09:00 - 00:00
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Sun 09:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 09:00 - 02:00
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Manchester, Vermont
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87 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were searching for lunch before heading out of town on a Sunday and found Wolff's. It was a winter-time visit so doors were closed but place has a good atmosphere..low key but fun. Nice selection of beer and food. Their brunch included 2 sausages, eggs, and potato pancakes. ALL delicious.

Thank Sue F
Hesston, Kansas
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

A fun German inspired eating and drinking establishment in Albany NY! We stopped in for some German food and beer on our way to Maine. The place was packed on a weeknight! The atmosphere is fun in typical German biergarten style with long tavern tables, peanut shell covered floors and live accordion and clarinet oompah music. Tons of fun to... More 

Thank Marcy T
Fairfax Station, Virginia
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We went there for some good German schnitzel, which they had two weeks ago, and found the menu changed and it was off. Now it is like any other bar-boring! I would not go again and we were all very disappointed.

Thank Leeeser
East Lyme, Connecticut
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed all aspects of our Saturday early dinner visit, a week before college crowd descends. Bartenders were friendly and helpful with their recommendations to non-beer aficionado me. I took their advice and wasn't disappointed with the Belgian beer I tried. Meal was very good- tender veal schnitzel, right amount of breading and sauce, though spätzle seemed a bit salty.... More 

Thank beachmom138
Budd Lake, New Jersey
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

They have a good selection of beers to choose from. They also have $5 pickle chasers which was new to me - you drink a shot of whatever and chase it with some pickle juice! delicious! the German food is good and hearty. I usually like the schnitzels. Will try the currywurst next time.

Thank Junglefreak
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37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Fun place. Unexpected good food. You got to try the fried pickles and make sure you go on your birthday to get your free one liter boot of beer!

Thank Jen B
Chilton, Wisconsin
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110 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Wide range of beers. Beers were cold! Fun atmosphere and friendly wait staff. On birthdays the bar serves a free boot of beer to the adult celebrating!

1 Thank JodieLovesSun
Schenectady, New York
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Wolff's has excellent draft beer, German and Belgium. The Albany location also has a fair menu- have tried several items and not disappointed. The Schenectady location also has the excellent beer but a much more limited menu.

Thank dobbiedad
Rochester, New York
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72 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

First off they must have moved since last photos shown here were taken. They are now on Franklin St. See photos below. In any case great rustic German beer garden feel. Tons of German and Belgium beers to choose from. Even diffent sizes of beer glasses depending on how thirsty you are. Shelled peanuts included and they serve a small... More 

Thank Francis A
Williamstown, Massachusetts
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109 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

First time here and I really enjoyed how the inside looks like you are outside. On the night I came here it was overly busy. Hard to get beers, elbow room and very loud. Seems as though this is a place for 21-25 year olds. Lots of college kids. It would of been nicer if it wasn't just for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
German, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 895 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207-1306
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-427-2461

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?