Updated as of June 26, 2020 (Outdoor & Indoor Dining Options)

Outdoor dining is officially permitted in the Capital Region! Outdoor tables must be spaced six feet apart, all staff must wear face coverings and customers must also wear face coverings when not seated. Below find a list of restaurants across Albany County now offering outdoor dining. This list will be continually updated as more outdoor dining options are available. 

Please visit each restaurant's website or social media for updated information on dining at their location before arriving. Some restaurants may be by reservation-only.  


City of Albany

Albany Distilling Co. Bar & Bottle Shop

75 Livingston Ave. Albany, NY 12207
The patio at Albany Distilling Bar & Bottle Shop is now open on Thursday & Friday from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM and Saturday & Sunday from 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Order inside while wearing a mask or utilize online ordering options for best distancing results. Drinks ordered online will be delivered to your table. 

City Beer Hall

42 Howard St, Albany, NY 12207
City Beer Hall is now open for outdoor seating and indoor dining! Stop by for dinner on Wednesday to Saturday from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM or for Sunday brunch from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. 

Emack & Bolio's

366 Delaware Ave, Albany, NY 12209
Enjoy ice cream and sweet treats at the outdoor tables or indoor seating at Emack & Bolio's. 

Excelsior Pub

54 Philip St, Albany, NY 12207
Excelsior Pub's patio and indoor dining is now open. Seating priority will be made for EPC Members reservations! Use Excelsior Pub's website for online orders and reservations. Once you’re seated, find the QR code or web address to order your food right from your table! 

Fort Orange Brewing

450 N Pearl St, Albany, NY 12204
Fort Orange Brewing's patio and taproom are open Thursday from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Friday from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Saturday from 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM and Sunday from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM.

Iron Gate Cafe

182 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Iron Gate Cafe's patio and indoor dining room are open.

Lost & Found Bar & Kitchen

942 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207
Lost & Found Bar & Kitchen's patio is open on Thursday: Bar 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM/Kitchen 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Friday: Bar 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM/Kitchen 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Saturday: Bar 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM/Kitchen 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM and Sunday: Bar: 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM/Kitchen 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. First come, first serve patio dining only. 

McGeary's Irish Pub

4 Clinton Square, Albany, NY 12207
McGeary's Irish Pub is open for indoor and outdoor seating. 

Nicole's Restaurant

556 Delaware Ave, Albany, NY 12209
Nicole's deck and outdoor seating areas are open Tuesday - Thursday from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Friday from 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM, Saturday from 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM and Sunday from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Reservations are recommended. Call  518-436-4952 upon arrival to be seated. 

Nine Pin Cider

929 Broadway Albany, NY 12207
Nine Pin Cider has outdoor space on Thatcher Street open on Fridays from 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM, Saturdays from 1:00 PM to 11:00 PM and Sundays from 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM. 

Olde English Pub

683 Broadway, Albany, NY 12204
Olde English Pub opened the for garden dining. Call the new reservation line, 518-331-9549, to reserve your table.

Pearl Street Pub

59-61 N Pearl St, Albany, NY 12207
Pearl Street Pub's patio and indoor seating is open for dinner and drinks.

Wolff's Biergarten 

895 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207
The inside and outside of Wolff's Biergarten is now open. Reservations are accepted for parties of 8 or more.


Albany County (beyond city limits)

110 Grill

1 Crossgates Mall Rd. Albany, NY 12203
110 Grill's patio is open for lunch and dinner starting at 11:30 AM every day. Indoor seating is also open. Call to make your reservations!

Innovo Kitchen

1214 Troy Schenectady Road, Latham, NY 12110
Innovo Kitchen is open Tuesday to Saturday from 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM and Sunday Brunch from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM for open air inside dining as well as bar and patio dining.  

Maggie McFly's 

1 Crossgates Rd, Albany, NY 12203
The patio and indoor dining hours at Maggie McFly's are 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM on weekdays & 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM on weekends. 


1814 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205
Patio and indoor dining is open on a first-come, first-served basis. The patio is open Thursday through Sunday from 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

Warehouse Grill & BBQ

219 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12205
Warehouse Grill & BBQ's patio is open Wednesday- Sunday from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Indoor dining will open on Friday, June 19. No reservations at this time.