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2026 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-5096
+1 518-689-4433
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“mezza notte” (18 reviews)
“duck meatballs” (14 reviews)
“crazy lasagna” (12 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2026 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-5096
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very average everything. Nothing noteworthy on this visit to MezzaNotte. Service was pleasant and accommodating, however very slow. Calamari appetizer was soggy and not remotely crispy. Steak was cooked to the right temperature however tough with a gelatinous sauce that detracted from the flavor and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank john c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved my meal which was fettuccine in a sherry sauce with large pieces of lobster. It was delicious and a large enough portion that I had leftovers. My husband had the pork chop which he enjoyed. I enjoyed my meal more than he did....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sealover12
Reviewed 24 October 2018

This was our first time to MezzaNotte. I would definitely return. The food was delicious and the service was excellent.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Denise V
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Always seem to have a fine meal here, service was very good, a well paced dinner. I had the clam sauce and though I prefer a lighter pasta, it was quite good. My colleague had the salmon and cleaned the plate.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FrankRugg
Reviewed 18 September 2018

MezzaNotte offers great food in a warm and inviting atmosphere. It's conveniently located and has ample parking. The staff is friendly and efficient!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had not eaten at MezzaNotte in years and now we regret that decision. First, the drinks at the bar were incredible. The Manhattan and Dragonberry cocktail were perfect. We were then seated and the food fron the bread to the appetizers to the salads...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DocToddGio
Reviewed 17 September 2018

When my son chose MezzaNotte for his special birthday dinner, I was thrilled. Jessica could not have been more accmmodating, making sure his experience was everything we have come to expect here. She even put a candle in his crepe brûlée ( one of the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SamTravelsLight
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I chose MezzaNotte for my birthday dinner with my family this year. I have been here many times and wanted my family to experience this wonderful food for themselves! First of all, the carpaccio is AMAZING! I was skeptical at first but it had the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Was at the place for a large baby shower. The food was delicious, the staff very friendly and helpful and the dessert, Panna Cotta was spectacular! I've never had this dessert before and I'm looking for places in Florida where I live to see if...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Wander13825
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Easily one of the most underrated restaurants in the tri-city area; moreover, my favorite restaurant in the capital region. The owner is welcoming, accomodatint and all around delightful. The food and service is nothing short of impeccable. Best carpaccio I’ve had in a while, and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Matthew George M
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Olga K
20 August 2017|
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Response from William N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, upstairs.
27 May 2016|
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Response from cheriwphoto | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is that they have offerings for GF. Just ask your server. They are really accommodating. Enjoy it!
27 May 2016|
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Response from Conniewaremezza | Property representative |
We do not have a specific gluten free menu, however, a number of our non pasta items are gluten free, and we do have gluten free pasta available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$34
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2026 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-5096
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-689-4433
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Call it classic Italian with a modern twist, or Modern cuisine with Italian influences. Either way, we serve only fresh, top quality food, prepared from scratch. Our menu changes with the seasons, allowing us to make the most of any local and garden fresh ingredients.
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