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Fountain Restaurant

283 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208-3123
+1 518-482-9898
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (41 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
“meatball sub” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
283 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208-3123
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

moved away from Albany in 1974 but make a point of getting a Fountain pizza nearly every time I return to visit family and friends. Consistently good pizza with crispy crust, an important element for me. A bit heavy on the garlic which makes one...More

Thank retiredjohn110111
Reviewed 6 September 2017

On the spur of the moment, my wife and I decided to visit an old friend. That oldie but goodie is the Fountain on New Scotland Avenue in Albany, NY. We got the urge for pizza and, particularly the Fountain's pizza. Once you have partaken...More

Thank TJKJR
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We had the cheeseburger and fries as a takeout the other night. Bartender checked on the order and rang it up lickety-split. It was hot and delicious. A winner.

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Stopped in for lunch on a Saturday afternoon, my family use to go to the Fountain for pizza when I was a teenager so my cousin and I decided to try it for lunch. Our server was friendly and did a great job. We ordered...More

Thank smartcookie1916
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Parking in front can be difficult but there is a lot in the back.Decent prices, pizza was okay. I know a lot of people really love this place but it was just kind of average to me.

Thank Chevy1806
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I think people might rave about this place because it's been here for a long time. However, it's really just average. However, my sister-in-law liked her burger. The Italian cuisine has no love. The sauce is bland and tastes like it literally came out of...More

Thank Takemetoalaska
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

You can get equal value at Stewarts next.store a lot less.expensive. dont.think we.are.going.to.order.from.there again.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Real nice pizza and wings. Real family friendly place. Internet jukebox. Big menu. To repeat for sure!

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Not only is their pizza excellent , for a pub style restaurant they have a great selection of dinners also. Love going to the Fountain for a beer too. Great crowd of people that frequent this long popular establishment. Great beer selection to boot !

Thank tosh166
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My friends and I came here for dinner last night. They were able to easily accommodate our group of 8, and our request to split the check 8 different ways. I ordered the chicken tender parmigiana (without red sauce), which came with bread and a...More

Thank Sam W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 283 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208-3123
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-482-9898
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