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Garlic Lover's Corner

235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
+1 518-283-1621
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“jasmine rice” (10 reviews)
“baba ganoush” (6 reviews)
“lamb stew” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a small restaurant in a small strip mall, this is an amazing gem. After more than a dozen visits, we have yet to be disappointed by any meal. Us and our friends have now tried every menu selection, and many specials, and have enjoyed...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I try to dine at this restaurant on every trip to Albany. The tables are spaced so that it is easy to have a quiet conversation. There is a bar in the front and tables in the back. Love the homemade pita and hummus. This...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a favorite of ours, love the cuisine and it is truly family owned (the family owners are highly available and warm, kind people). NOT open on Sundays as an FYI.

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This place has really good Mediterranean fare. The sampler platter with hummus, baba ganoush, falafel, tahini, and garlic paste is awesome. Asked to sub out tabouli for extra hummus and they didn't give us a problem. They have some of the best falafel in the...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We have been here several times, the food has always been exceptional. Going in you have to realize that it is an experience dining here, and an experience that is not short. If you are looking for a place to grab a quick bite and...More

Thank rs_joe
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Had lunch here with friends. We all enjoyed it. They have foods that are rarely found in chain restaurants.

Thank pisig2016
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I passed by this restaurant many times over the past few years. Silly name in a little strip mall. A friend working nearby said they enjoy it and said I should give it a try. I am sure glad I did! Very nice staff and...More

Thank RM234
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We have been going to Garlic Lovers' Corner for years but recently needed a place that could accommodate 20 people for a family birthday so I was able to see how they would handle such a group. Many of our attendees had never been to...More

Thank GrandmaJet
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This is a great little spot tucked away in a small strip mall offering an interesting and tasty selection of Mediterranean dishes. Quite, comfortable, and reasonably priced.

Thank Wineskillguy
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Try to get here every time I'm in town for dinner. Favorite appetizers: home made hummus and pita and fried calamari with Balsamic vinegar. Favorite entrees: salmon in dill butter with Balsamic glaze and chicken kabobs. Amazing Jasmine rice. Desserts ate indescribable. Favorite is pear...More

Thank Diane L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
Saturday
16:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 N Greenbush Rd, North Greenbush, Albany, NY 12180-8591
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-283-1621
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