27 Chill Out Vacation Destination In Albany

1. Capital Holiday Lights

Address: Madison Ave, Albany.

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This is a popular tourist attraction in Albany and attracts visitors with an amazing display of holiday lights in Albany's Washington Park that you can drive through to enjoy, with proceeds going to a local charity. It's the perfect event to get into the holiday spirit with the family.

2. Huck Finn's Playland

Address: 25 Erie Blvd, Albany.

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This amusement park was opened in 2015 and attracts visitors with thrilling and fun-filled rides

3. The Egg

Address: 1 Empire State Plaza, S Mall Arterial, Albany.

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The Egg Photo

The Egg is a performing arts venue in Albany, popular for its shape, and the building was designed by Harrison & Abramovitz as part of the Empire State Plaza project and built between 1966 and 1978. It is located in the northeast corner of the Plaza.

4. Palace Theatre

Address: 19 Clinton Ave, Albany.

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This is an amazing performance venue in Albany with a seating capacity of 2844 people with attractive Baroque-style architecture, where you can enjoy concerts, the Albany Symphony Orchestra and Classic movies

5. Capital Repertory Theatre

Address: 111 N Pearl St, Albany.

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This is a professional regional theatre in Albany with a seating capacity of 287 people and you can enjoy classic & cutting-edge plays & musical performances plus a cafe

6. Crossgates Mall

Address: 1 Crossgates Mall Rd, Albany.

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This is a popular shopping mall in Albany with various retail stores, department stores, food courts, multiplex and trampoline park

7. Dutch Apple Cruises & Tours

Address: 1002 141 Broadway, Albany.

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This is a cruise line company in Albany which offers a relaxing cruise trip on the scenic Hudson River and various options are sight-seeing tours, music/concert cruises, Brunch/Lunch or Dinner cruises

8. Iron Gate Cafe

Address: 182 Washington Ave, Albany.

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This is an American restaurant homemade soups, salads, wraps and sandwiches prepared with quality ingredients and serves in picturesque garden patio or indoor dining rooms

9. 677 Prime

Address: 677 Broadway, Albany.

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A modern steakhouse popular for their sushi, salads, fresh seafood, and of course our USDA Prime steaks and has a good bar menu

10. Yono's

Address: 25 Chapel St, Albany.

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A modern fine-dining restaurant with International cuisines, goof wine list, beer, events, etc are the attractions

11. Navona

Address: 289 New Scotland Ave, Albany.

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An Italian restaurant famous for its delicious Italian pizzas and Italian cuisines

12. Sushi Tei

Address: 1800 Western Ave, Albany.

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Sushi Tei Photo

An amazing Japanese restaurant with traditional dishes, delicious sushi rolls, beer, wine, soda, sake, etc

13. Athos Restaurant

Address: 1814 Western Ave, Albany.

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A Greek restaurant with authentic Greek dishes, excellent friday music, reasonable price, lively bar, etc

14. Jack's Oyster House

Address: 42 State St, Albany.

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A family-friendly restaurant with mouth-watering seafood dishes, and considered as ' Albany's greatest restaurant legend'

15. Umana Restaurant & Wine Bar

Address: 236 Washington Ave, Albany.

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Umana Restaurant & Wine Bar Photo

An amazing restaurant with international cuisines and the place where you get flavors from around the World plus wine & bar

16. Risotto

Address: 320 Northern Blvd, Albany.

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Mediterranean restaurant with excellent Italian and Mediterranean dishes, burgers, cozy bar, etc

17. Grappa '72

Address: 818 Central Ave, Albany.

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An Italian restaurant with classic Italian fare, grappa, casual setting, soothing music, and affordable prices are the attractions

18. Tanpopo Ramen and Sake Bar

Address: 893 Broadway, Albany.

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Tanpopo Ramen and Sake Bar Photo

A Ramen restaurant popular for their Japanese style noodle soups, Asian cuisines and vegan options

19. Barcelona Restaurant-Wine Bar

Address: 1192 Western Ave, Albany.

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Barcelona Restaurant-Wine Bar Photo

Spanish restaurant with delicious fusion of Spanish & Italian dishes, serves tasty wines, parking facilities, seafood dishes, European dishes, etc

20. Rain Modern Chinese

Address: 259 Lark St, Albany.

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Chinese restaurant with Cantonese duck & other Chinese fares in spacious, dark-wood-accented environs

21. Taiwan Noodle

Address: 218 Central Ave, Albany.

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Chinese restaurant with a variety of flavors of Taiwan noodles, also it offers, noodle soups, dumplings & bubble tea in beautiful surroundings.

22. Oaxaquena Triqui

Address: 77 N Lake Ave, Albany.

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A Mexican restaurant which serves authentic Mexican dishes at friendly prices, elegant ambiance and great service

23. Berben & Wolff's

Address: 227 Lark St, Albany.

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A Vegan restaurant with vegan light fare & desserts

24. Café Capriccio

Address: 49 Grand St, Albany.

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An Italian restaurant to serve delicious, authentic, regional Italian cuisine that will inspire visitors to return to the restaurant table time and time again.

25. The Cuckoo's Nest

Address: 234 Western Ave, Albany.

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Southern restaurant with homely Southern menus, cocktails, bar and excellent ambiance

26. Cafe Madison

Address: 1108 Madison Ave, Albany.

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Cafe Madison Photo

Restaurant with excellent American cuisines, vegan dishes, beverages, part spaces, etc

27. Fujiya Ramen

Address: 301 Central Ave, Albany.

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Fujiya Ramen Photo

A Japanese regional restaurant with authentic Japanese cuisines