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Albany Pump Station CH Evans Brewing Co.

) #5 of 533 Restaurants in Albany ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Pub
19 Quackenbush Sq, Albany, NY 12207-2311
+1 518-447-9000
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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19 Quackenbush Sq, Albany, NY 12207-2311
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Reviews (689)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every time we pass through Albany we stop at least once at the Albany Pump Station for their Great Beer and Fabulous Meal. The menu has many choices and the food is excellent. I usually also take home a growler or two of their excellent...More

Thank Currie G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you like great tasting craft beer and good food in downtown Albany, look no further. Service is friendly and although it gets busy, it never seems to be that long waiting for a table......or maybe we are just distracted, enjoying the craft beer made...More

Thank HungryHippo7525
Reviewed 2 days ago

C.H.Evans started brewing somewhere in the late 1700's. Today "C.H.E.the IV" directs the 21st century evolution of that endeavor in a historic building which once contained steam-poweredd pumps which provided drinking water to New York's capital city . The beer is ever changing and usual...More

Thank StannyBee
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to the Albany Pump House for a late lunch@ 2:30 PM. The place was busy but we ate in the dining room. Service was great, but burger and fries were very good. The burgers were done perfectly. Highly recommend this...More

Thank maijr1119
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place to eat. Nice specials. Great beers. Plenty of parking Easy to find. Not far from the Palace Theater and downtown Albany

Thank George M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good food and craft beer. The calimari and Pump Station burger is highly recommend. Unique atmosphere, a good place to have dinner with family and friends. It's good place for just drinks a , Light meal, or a full dinner.

Thank David O
Reviewed 5 days ago

Get there early or reserve. We got there at 5:15 and had to sit at the bar. Wasn't a problem for us. When we got out an hour later there was a long line up outiside. They had Cask IPA and it was very smooth....More

Thank ernie00
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we had dinner here one night on our trip. service was fast and friendly the food menu offered variety and was tasty. Super location for those who love craft beers and a nice big dinner portion.

Thank btekm
Reviewed 1 week ago

very good food, service, menu options and atmosphere - nicely done. Have been to the station several times now and have enjoyed each visit.

Thank bruceotto53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped on a wedding weekend in Upstate New York. We arrived just as they opened and other than they seemed to be having some staffing issues the atmosphere was great. We were very pleased with the beers. Note to IPA lovers, you will likely...More

Thank Bryan H
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1.05 km away
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they take reservations? And can you leave your car there to attend an event at the Palace Theatre? Thanks.
23 April 2017|
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Response from NYLauratheExplorer | Reviewed this property |
Sorry... I really don't know what their policies are re: reservations or parking. We just went after work. It was a week-night so they weren't too busy. We easily found parking and were seated immediately. Would check about... More
Bob G
Are you open for lunch today?
16 April 2017|
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Response from C C | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps, call?
Is this walking distance from the Palace Theater? Easy to find? Thank you!
9 January 2017|
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Response from Lintonaire | Reviewed this property |
It's about a 10 minute walk. The Pump Station has a spacious parking lot so that won't be an issue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Quackenbush Sq, Albany, NY 12207-2311
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-447-9000
  • E-mail
C. H. Evans Brewing Company at the Albany Pump Station, Albany’s premier location for food and hand crafted beer. With up to 10 in-house brews to choose from, The Pump Station is sure to have something for every beer lover.