Discover why Albany is called the Culinary Capital!

Visitors to Albany can enjoy dining at Jack's Oyster House, the second oldest family-run restaurant in the United States, or head to Yono's to savor a wine selection that has been continuously named a semi-finalist in the James Beard Foundation's outstanding wine program. Enjoy a delicious Italian meal at Café Capriccio or listen to live music with your meal at The Hollow Bar + Kitchen.

Start your morning at these favorite breakfast or coffee spots: Stagecoach Coffee, Cider Belly Doughnuts, Stacks Espresso Bar, and Motor Oil Coffee.

In addition to great food and wine, Albany is also a great place to sample local microbrews at the Albany Pump Station, distilled spirits at the Albany Distilling Company, or a flight of hard cider at New York's first licensed farm cidery, Nine Pin Ciderworks. Two other local favorites include Druthers Brewing Company and City Beer Hall.

Convenient and Comfortable….

There are multiple hotels within walking distance and near the Albany Capital Center, Including: