Albany native Alyssa Lotmore shares her top five favorite spots in Albany, New York. Follow along to #DiscoverMyAlbany!

Tivoli Park Preserve

"You can walk around here, explore and it's kid-friendly. It's so beautiful, as you can tell. A great place to spend the day" 

ama cocina

"If you are looking for a spot with a fresh and funky twist on modern Mexican street food, look no further! My favorite is the burrito box." 

Miranda's Deli

"One of my favorites about Miranda's Deli is their secret back patio where you can escape the hustle and bustle and quietly enjoy your lunch."

Buckingham Pond

"I love to take my daughter here. In addition to a brand new playground, it has a nature trail that goes around the pond which is great for kids to explore."

Lark Street Mercantile 

"One of my favorite spots in Center Square is Lark Street Mercantile. A great small business with local vendors!" 

You stepped back in time to “Discover Eliza’s Albany”, now join us as we discover today’s Albany! Follow Albany locals - natives, transplants & commuters - to “Discover My Albany” with an inside look at their favorite sites and bites across Albany County. Tune into the videos and add one (or more!) of these places to your must-visit list!