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Provence - Albany

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Stuyvesant Plaza Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203 (Fuller Road)
+1 518-689-7777
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 16:30 - 20:30
Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Rotterdam, New York
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came for this first time (and most likely our last) on Mother's day. They had a special menu for the special occasion. Overall the food was okay. I had the Hommard A La Portuguese (Lobster, Shrimp with Chorizo & white bean ragout in a fennel-citrus-tomato broth. It was very bland. My boyfriend had the Canard L'orange Pan roasted orange... More 

Thank Tiffany J
Troy, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on Mothersday, a very busy day for most restaurants. This place was no exception. Not usually fond of buffets, but I was very impressed with the choices and the quality of the food. Plenty of fine cheeses and salamies and fresh salads to start your meal followed by top notch carving station. Lamb, fillet, turkey and ham sides... More 

Thank prettypicky2017
Albany, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends from out of town wanted to eat at Provence because it was centrally located to all involved. We were all pleased with our meals (lamb, mussels, filet and salmon) and our sever was quite attentive. The only negative was the wait for our entrees. While the six of us were enjoying ourselves, we did notice that the main course... More 

Thank jjenny2016
The Bay Area
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385 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is located in an undescript mall but the initial look belied the quality of the staff, food and wine. I had the salmon - i agree with the other reviewers that portions are small but the entree was perfectly proportioned (with quinoa) and cooked with perfectionism. Good wine list, we chose a moderately priced Sonoma chardonnay which turned... More 

Thank cuckatoo
Albany, New York
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We’ve been disappointed in the past, but unfortunately decided to give it one more try for lunch. I wish we had gone somewhere else! I ordered the scallop risotto, which the menu stated came with an arugula salad. When our food arrived, there was a small fork-full of arugula on top of about a third of a cup of risotto... More 

Thank ras08dune
Albany, New York, United States
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Went there to celebrate an anniversary. Waitress was efficient and friendly.Portions were small. ONe guest at a wage burger, two had the salmon and one Korean dish featuring hanger steak and a nuetral(instead of hot hot kimchi.

Thank 565garryg
Latham, New York
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60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

There was a group of us(8 people) that met at Provence for lunch. Six of us are retired and two are still young and still working. We all started with brewed ice tea with lemon. Since it was lunch we didn't have appetizers to start. Two people had the Poulet Panini Wrap - Grilled Chicken, Roasted Peppers, Gruyere, Arugula and... More 

1 Thank james l
Albany, New York
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81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Food is always at a higher caliber when we've dined here. Our first time attending on a Friday night, so we found a very competent 4 piece easy jazz band playing. This brought the noise level up some and made conversation a bit strained, but it quieted down after the after-work bar crowd cleared somewhat. Usually much quieter on a... More 

1 Thank EJEvo8
Hartwick, New York
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We no longer live close enough to use this restaurant but, when we did live in the vicinity, the several meals we had were well prepared and presented. We were in no way disappointed with our meals. It is a viable alternative to the other eatery options locally and regionally. We've been to France three times and Provence reinforces our... More 

1 Thank Tom P
Albany, New York
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The food is always amazing here. The only struggle for lunches is that is can be a long meal and hard to fit in if you are time constrained.

1 Thank erinmhicks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Mediterranean, French
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 20:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stuyvesant Plaza Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203
    (Fuller Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-689-7777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?