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The Capital: American Eatery & Lounge
The Capital: American Eatery & Lounge

The Capital: American Eatery & Lounge Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.thecapitallounge.com
  • Email: thecapitallounge@gmail.com
  • Phone: (518) 694-3122
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Monday-Wednesday: 4:00pm-10:00pm
    Dinner: Thursday-Saturday: 4:00pm-11:00pm
  • Payment Options: Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Dinner Cruise, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
  • Executive Chef: John Futia
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Entertainment: Thursday night we offer live Jazz music from 6-9pm along with live music on both Friday & Saturday night.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: State Street
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Too cold to park and walk? Let our valet service take care of it. We offer valet parking along with a parking lot located at 99 Pine and run promotions with the parking garage on a regular basis.
A word from The Capital: American Eatery & Lounge
Here at The Capital: American Eatery and Lounge, we work hard to bring you the finest of NYS cheeses, breads, baked goods, meats, spirits, wines, and beer. We offer a variety of locally- raised meats and grown produce in order to keep our menu fresh and current with the season. If you have a food allergy, we are very accommodating and will make sure your food is tailored to you.

Our atmosphere encases old Albany, from our exposed brick walls to the painted canvases by local artist Samson Contompasis. Sit back, relax, and enjoy yourself at The Capital: American Eatery and Lounge, where we aim to please you.
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Diner Reviews
  • "We had not dropped in since the Envy Lounge closed, and what we have missed! There is the same long dark interior. The same two bars to hang at. The same tables and booths. But now with fresh locally-sourced menu creations. It's really a lovely improvement. And who wouldn't want to visit during downtown Albany's "Restaurant Week" when a bargain may be had?! Holly was our delightful and efficient waitress. I went with the restaurant week special Stuffed Pork Loin while my wife opted for the Swiss Chicken Roulade. Both were so good that we spent time with the menu thinking about what we will order when we return."
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "I really enjoyed my meal. Would definitely return again :-)"
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "My boyfriend and I came to this restaurant for restaurant week in Albany. Everything we got was very good; however, the pasta I ordered was very small in portion size compared to the pork that my boyfriend ordered. Other than that, no complaints about the food. One small complaint about the distance between the tables. It felt like we were sitting with four other people we were so close to the surrounding tables. There were many other tables open throughout the restaurant so t would have been nice to been placed in a more private location."
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "Was underwhelmed by the food but would like to dine here again and try some different dishes."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Wanted a nice dinner for Valentines day with my honey and found this one via the web. We arrived about 1 hour early to have a drink at the bar with friends to find a nice beer list of craft brew all from NY and quite extensive wine list. The ambiance was very nice leaning towards intimate. We (all 6 of us) sat in the side room and enjoyed a very nice meal. The Appetizers were great, and the meal was awesome. At our table, we shared the appetizers, Duck, Lobster Ravioli and Scallops. All were cooked to perfection. Our meal was delivered shortly after we finished the apps and again was cooked perfectly and portioned equally perfectly. All in all I rate this place a 5. I would definitely go back again."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "We did dinner at The Capital and a comedy show at the pub. Was a valentines day to remember thank you!"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "The Capital has amazing food and the waitstaff is very friendly. I highly recommend this restaurant."
    Dined on 2/10/2014
  • "Dinner with work colleagues on a cold weeknight. Great atmosphere and service. Interesting menu with multiple options for even our vegetarian and our foodie. great food and good prices. Service was knowledgable and attentive. Will go back when we are in Albany again. Nice addition to the neighborhood."
    Dined on 2/11/2014
  • "The Capital is our favorite Albany restaurant. Food, staff, service, ambience are all five-star rated."
    Dined on 12/31/2013