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V & R Italian Ristorante

) #128 of 535 Restaurants in Albany $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza
136 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12202-1830
+1 518-626-0001
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pollo” (3 reviews)
“veal parm” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
136 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12202-1830
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

We stopped for dinner at V and R the other night. We had the veal parm and the chicken marsala. Both were excellent! We finished with tiramisu.

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We came back again with a couple who had never been. Rgey absolutely loved it. We had the caprese salad the brushceta delish! 3 had the stuffed chicken it was so good and enough to take home. One of us had the chicken masala which...More

Thank vacaleila
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We were a group of 15 for lunch on a recent Thursday afternoon. We were seated promptly and provided with menus, which had so many great-sounding choices! Water was quickly delivered to our table, followed by taking drink orders. Soon after our orders were taken,...More

Thank GramnPop2abe
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We had a party of 14 family members for dinner here Saturday Nov 19, 2016. Sasha, the owner waited our table. We were seated at 5pm. I make note of the time because we were going to a concert at The Egg at 7pm. We...More

Thank napngs
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Good Italian food on Madison Ave. Sasha took good care of us even though we were late diners and no one else. There were reasonably priced bottles of Chianti and we ordered one. We started with the caprese salad. The Mozz was good but the...More

Thank GiantTrek
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is a traditional Italian restaurant that presents delicious food in a beautiful setting. I cannot remember ever having a bad meal. The calamari was a hit with one diner and I loved the Shrimp Parm. The Veal Parm was a generous portion and delicious...More

Thank sheilal921
Reviewed 17 April 2016

They were offering a $20.16 three course dinner during this event. Had a large menu to choose from but they were just not prepared to handle this. We had a 5:15 reservation and received our first course, salads at 6:30. Our waiter walked off the...More

Thank sassiemama
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We came here for Restaurant week, $20.16 for a decent sized menu. My chicken parm was good, but I actually came away a bit hungrey. My daughter's chicken marsala she said was bordering on horrible, tasted like some kind of gravy on the chicken and...More

Thank sfrisino
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Dined here for an early dinner at this little gem of an Italian restaurant within walking distance of the Holiday Inn Express Downtown Albany on Broadway. Sat in a very comfortable booth and Sasha, the server, made me feel at home right away. Ordered the...More

Thank Moomus
Reviewed 22 December 2015

We go to V&R one or two times a year. We simply don't understand why it isn't more popular than it appears. I would go here every day and twice on Sunday over Lombardo's. It doesn't really compare to Cafe Cappricio since the food styles...More

Thank Tom F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12202-1830
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-626-0001
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