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Barcelona Restaurant

1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
+1 518-438-1144
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (22 reviews)
“saffron rice” (7 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Albany looking for a different eating place. Very nice food and menu. Good wine selection. Nice ambiance

Thank Slocman2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had been here a couple years ago,and the service was horrible. Noone took our order for at least 15 to 20 minutes. This time we weren't eve greeted by a person upon arrival for at least 10 minutes. Waiter server was...More

Thank printer36
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waiters all over the place. Very busy and the paella was good, but not the best. I had a vodka on the rocks and it was $14 LOL glad I did not have two.

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Barcelona Restaurant on a recommendation of our hotel clerk and are very glad we tried it. It’s quite small, 13-14 tables & 6 bar seats. The menu is interesting with many items served with saffron rice. My husband said his seafood Alfredo was the...More

Thank BobbyS1951
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Great food, Spanish of course (with some Italian dishes as well) but superb first-rate wines, nice atmosphere, terrace if you enjoy that.

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This place was just ok. Nice cozy atmosphere with fair service. Our server suggested a couple great wines, so I appreciated that. However the issue I had was with the seafood paella. I'm sure people who have never eaten paella would find it tasty, but...More

Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We first visited this restaurant a year ago and had a very nice dinner so to surprise my wife when staying over in Albany for the night I made sure we had a hotel close to this restaurant for another great meal . Even though...More

1  Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We ate here last year and it was an outstanding experience, so we decided to try it again this past Sunday night. It took way,way too long to even get seated--two different employees told us they would be right with us, but it took upwards...More

Thank CMF19076
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We chose this place because it was close to our hotel (Hampton). Glad that we did. There was a minor glitch about getting our table, although we called ahead of time to say we were on our way. So we steped up to the bar...More

1  Thank UpupandawayMontreal
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This visit was a Father’s Day gathering for a group of nine and thank God we only brought two cars. Parking is an issue with only about 10 parking spaces on their lot. We did park on the Key Bank parking lot hoping we wouldn’t...More

Thank Pelayo R
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12 August 2016|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say we had a toddler with us so we were part of the noise problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-438-1144
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