Alba's Restaurante

4.7
683 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Italian
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The critically acclaimed New York Times 3-Star rated Alba's Restaurant awaits you with it's magic. Owner and Chef Ray Alba welcomes you with open arms to enjoy his homemade pastas, as well as fresh fish of the day in a setting that combines striking neoclassical architecture with elegant modern furnishings. Chef Ray is comitted to bringing Italy to Westchester and pleasing you palette. Alba's will refine and redefine the dining experience.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 12:00pm - 3:00pm;
Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 11:00pm
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Phone number
(914) 937-2236
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Ray Balidemaj
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Catering
We have a variety of party menu's for any event that you'd like to host. Alba's will deliver food to you or it may be picked up. We do not provide staff.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Rectory Street
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Parking details
Private on premise parking, Vehicles are valeted for a smooth, easy entrance as well as exit for your dining experience.
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Special events & promotions
We have Four dining rooms. These rooms can also be used as private rooms for special events that allow us much flexibility in arranging the rooms to meet the needs of our customers. Our library room can seat up to 50 guests; our Main dining room can seat up to 120 guests; and our newly built “XX” room can seat up to 75 guests, and lastly our lavish Martini Room which seats up to 40 guests. Our restaurant is also up to date with state of the art technology including 4 flat screen TV’s located in 3 dining rooms; which allow for corporate meetings, wedding slideshow’s, and any other form of presentations you may need. We also have advanced capabilities in having different types of music playing in all 3 rooms simultaneously; for example, if a private party wants to play one of their IPod’s in one of the rooms, we can fulfill that need. Our parking lot is now much larger and is complimented by valet parking to make you visit to Alba's Restaurant as easy and comfortable as possible.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Farm to Table, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Alba's will open Sunday's if a private party is scheduled. Alba's consists of 3 private dining room's. The max capacity for the private rooms are as follows: <br> Library Room: 50 Guests <br> XX Room: 70 Guests <br> Main Dining Room: 100 Guests <br> Martini Room: 30-40 Guests

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What 683 People Are Saying
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5.0Dined 6 days ago

Figs with prosciutto followed by an absolutely perfect Branzino, boned and served tableside, was another outstanding dinner that this restaurant is able to put together. Service is excellent and pleasant as the waiters are all “your waiter”. Fish is always served hot so it comes from the pan to table in minutes. Just a great place, especially for fish.

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5.0Dined on July 28, 2018

Excellent service and the food was delicious. We recommend the baked clams, Caesar salad and the Halibut. We had drinks appetizers and dessert so the bill came out a little high but it was a special occasion. Well worth it especially for a special get together!

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4.0Dined on July 26, 2018

Food was very good Northern Italian. I was little disappointed with my Gazpacho. Pureed, without enough chunks of fresh veggies for my taste. Seasoning was good, however. My veal was excellent. I didnt try the pasta but it looked very good. Ditto for the Risotto. Waiters got most of the dishes right but at this price point they need to do a better job of remembering who gets what.

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5.0Dined on July 21, 2018

Wonderful dining experience!! Bravo!

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5.0Dined on July 19, 2018

We always love Alba’s. The food is great and the team makes you feel as if you are a cherished cousin dining at their home. What more could anyone want ? We’re always very happy to have come to Alba’s and look forward to our next visit.

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5.0Dined on July 13, 2018

Usual outstanding service and food.

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4.0Dined on July 11, 2018

As expected the food was delicious!
Unfortunately, while the service was adequate, it was often slow in response and the waiter who was responsible for us was lacking in personal attention. I had mentioned it was our mother’s birthday and yet there was no candle on her dessert or birthday greeting or wish of happy birthday to her -disappointing that some attention could have been paid to her.

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4.0Dined on July 7, 2018

Everything was great EXCEPT the dining room is very noisy!

The waiters have to SHOUT to be heard, meaning you hear every special like 6 times as they bellow above the noise.

Maybe some low music to set a better ambiance.

We were at a table on the side and sitting next to each other. At the middle tables or sitting across from each other I would not have ben able to have a conversation.

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5.0Dined on July 3, 2018

Great food and service.

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5.0Dined on June 26, 2018

From the minute you walk in to Alba’s you are welcomed with a friendly face, everything is wonderful from the drinks to the meal I would highly recommend Alba’s to anyone looking for a great meal.

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2.0Dined on June 23, 2018

Went with high expectations. Food was ok. Nothing more. Overly priced.

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5.0Dined on June 23, 2018

Always a special nite out! Chef takes time to prepare entree to your liking!!! Wait staff is friendly and accommodating!! Numero uno in my book!

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5.0Dined on June 16, 2018

Alba is a winner. Wonderful food and attentive service. Had not been for a while but will change that.

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4.0Dined on June 16, 2018

The meal was very good. Everything was tasty and flavorful. Portions were on the small side, but we all had enough room for dessert and that was impeccable.
Every staff member was pleasant, funny, didn't rush us and I would like to include the valet parking attendant.
I think it is great to sit at a round table. Our reservations were 6:00 on a Saturday which turned out great as we were able to hear each other. When we left, the room was very noisy

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5.0Dined on June 12, 2018

Always excellent
Great service
Underrated

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5.0Dined on June 9, 2018

Our party of 9 had a wonderful time at Albs's. It was my Dad's 88th birthday and the staff was very attentive to him and to every one in our group. The food was delicious, not one complaint which is a miracle with so many people. The Calamari was outstanding and the baked clams. The veal Saltimboca melted in your mouth, the special of the day was stuffed ravioli with chicken outstanding! The coconut cream pie is delish along with all the desserts. I think we tried everything on the cart. Can't say enough about the staff they were just the best.

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4.0Dined on June 8, 2018

Nice evening sharing good food with good friends. We will return.

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4.0Dined on June 2, 2018

Always enjoy our meal at Alba’s. This time we felt a little rushed - was in and out in 70 minutes?

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5.0Dined on May 30, 2018

Alba’s is the best restaurant in Westchester County. Expensive but worth every penny. Many choices but the Bronzino is the best in the world.

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5.0Dined on May 26, 2018

Alba’s was great a great experience.

Wait staff was prompt and friendly. They worked in sync together to server all tables, not just one. Wine and water glasses were never empty and food was prompt and delicious. Tasty coconut custard pie.

Upscale attire
Definitely recommend.

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4.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Made a reservation and was made to wait 25 minutes nonetheless. Did not hear any apology of any sort.

Other than that, the food was very enjoyable.

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4.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Mother's Day

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5.0Dined on May 8, 2018

This is a classic Italian restaurant: good food, atmosphere, and an extensive and authentic menu. Add a good wine list and you have a great place to entertain friends, family or business associates.

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5.0Dined on May 4, 2018

Always pleasant.

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5.0Dined on May 1, 2018

Had the bronzino as main course....excellent. Done at tableside too!

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5.0Dined on April 28, 2018

Excellent service from start to finish...
The valet was happy to see me!
The bus boy was friendly and chatty!
The dinner was delicious and delightful.
The wine choice was excellent!
The waiters were all adorable 💋
And the coconut cake was to die for!
Bravo!
Carol Goldstone

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5.0Dined on April 22, 2018

The perfect setting for the perfect date. Where else would an artist take his beautiful women to expose her to the art of fine dining.

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5.0Dined on April 22, 2018

Date night with the wife.... we were very surprised at how well everything was done . Drinks were great , Caesar salad was amazing and the main courses were yummy.

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4.0Dined on April 20, 2018

Anniversary

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5.0Dined on April 17, 2018

Always enjoyable.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Favorite restaurant ! Food prep is beyond perfection and wait staff is warm and courteous!

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5.0Dined on April 10, 2018

As usual great food with great service.

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5.0Dined on March 30, 2018

Alba’s is a superb restaurant, we love going there,

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5.0Dined on March 27, 2018

Wonderful and delicious!

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3.0Dined on March 27, 2018

Food was mediocre - we had the pasta special. The best part of the meal was the olive/parmesand cheese/ bruschetta they severed at the beginning

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Always reliably good!

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1.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Alba's has been our special occasion go to restaurant for years. This past Saturday we were there for another special occasion and it was very, very sub par on many levels.
We were offered a table for 2 in a breezeway near a service station or a table for 4 in the rear dining area. We selected the 2nd option and once our order was taken, the waiter did not appear again until delivering the bill.
The food was not very good at all. We started with a stuffed artichoke which was one of the specials. It was soggy and over stuffed with bland bread crumbs. Seemed as though it was sitting in a steam table for hours. We had a chicken dish which was rubbery in texture and a fish stew that had very little flavor.
When the bill was delivered, we put our card out and it sat there for 15 minutes. We had to go to the hostess station to settle the bill.
The Hostess asked how everything was and we told her how disappointing the whole dinner was. She said she was so sorry.
We will be celebrating else where going forward.
Very disappointing.

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3.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Clams and escargot for appetizer, both were great. Had special “homemade fettuccine with lobster fradiavolo”. The fettuccine was definitely not homemade and it wasn’t in a fradiavolo sauce, was plain fresh tomato sauce. Not sure if they ran out or what. But very disappointed

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5.0Dined on March 3, 2018

Always a dining experience to remember! Courteous and friendly wait staff and superb preparations by the chef !

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5.0Dined on February 26, 2018

Great experience.

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