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Bountiful Bread

) #56 of 539 Restaurants in Albany €€ - €€€ American, Cafe, Soups
1475 Western Ave Ste 22, Stuyvesant Plaza, Albany, NY 12203-3555
+1 518-438-3540
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (24 reviews)
“tomato pesto” (8 reviews)
“soups” (19 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1475 Western Ave Ste 22, Stuyvesant Plaza, Albany, NY 12203-3555
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for a late lunch on a Saturday and despite the mid-afternoon time it was still a bit busy - that's a good sign! The sandwiches were great, good sized, and very filling. It did take a while for them to make the 3...More

Thank MaineTraveler2017
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a nice lunch place with fresh food. But, I was very shocked to find a major prep error with the lemon artichoke soup that my dining companion and I shared: they left in the choke! Plus the tough outer leaves, so this fresh,...More

Thank TaraJaz
BrianWVP, Owner at Bountiful Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Dear TaraJaz, Thanks for taking time to review Bountiful Bread. I am so sorry that my prep team failed on the Lemon Artichoke soup...no question that there was a mistake there. Please always let us know if something isn't right while you're dining with us....More

Reviewed 28 February 2017

We visited by chance while exploring Albany on a college visit to SUNY Albany. I am so happy we chose this place for lunch! It was similar to Panera in style and service but so much more. It must be a popular place because it...More

Thank SparksgirlNy
BrianWVP, Owner at Bountiful Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you for the great review. Brian White, VP White Management

Reviewed 20 February 2017

I went here with my mother and my two younger sisters. They had meals for vegans and vegetarians. The food was about the same price as a Panera if not more. We all had sandwiches or paninis. The food was great and the service was...More

Thank Marissa C
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I used to love all aspects of the Bountiful Bread. It was simple when going out with a group of friends as you just order what you want, find a table or couch and make yourself comfy until they call your name. Now they are...More

Thank Robin S
BrianWVP, Owner at Bountiful Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Dear Robin S: Thank you for the excellent review. The couches were certainly comfy, but they had to go. Those soft surfaces are good for homes and low volume restaurants, but it's difficult to keep couches and soft chairs clean enough (because of food crumbs'...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017

I know it's a bakery (has "bread" in the name), but....this is my wife's and my go-to salad place in Albany. Their salads are large, fresh, and delicious. You might pay up to $13 for the salad, but they are almost always worth it. Salads...More

Thank Matt R
BrianWVP, Owner at Bountiful Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Dear Matt R: Thanks for the awesome review of Bountiful Bread. Please always let us know how we can better serve you. Sincerely Brian White, VP White Management

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I usually describe Bountiful Bread as a upscale better version of Panera. I have had catering as well as normal meals here and never been disappointed. I would highly recommend to any and all.

Thank erinmhicks
BrianWVP, Owner at Bountiful Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Dear ErinmHicks: Thanks for the great review. That is our favorite description of Bountiful Bread. The concept is similar, but we have real people making real food from scratch everyday. Thanks for the support. Sincerely, Brian White, VP White Managment

Reviewed 13 December 2016

I love the salads and sandwiches at Bountiful Bread. They make everything to order - any will customize their selections to your personal preferences. I love the bakery too - the cookies and pastries are delicious. My son's favorite item is the spinach bread, and...More

Thank catskill2016
BrianWVP, Owner at Bountiful Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Dear Catskill2016, Thank you for the excellent review. We appreciate your support and feedback. Sincerely Brian White, VP White Management

Reviewed 10 December 2016

would like to see dairy and gluten free items. Even one gluten and dairy free baked good would be nice. Thanks for having soy milk. :) Omelet was fantasticMore

Thank Cindy F
BrianWVP, Manager at Bountiful Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Dear Cindy F: Thanks for your review of Bountiful Bread. We have modified our offerings to better cater to a range of dietary needs. We have GF and Vegan options in the pastry case; we typically run a GF or Vegan soup daily. We will...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Bountiful Bread, located in Styvesant Plaza, Albany is a great option for a delightful meal. They use fresh ingredients and are very flexible to customize your order to your liking. Offering incredible wraps, salads, sandwiches, omelets, coffee and teas... you can't go wrong! (GF bread...More

Thank Deborah F
BrianWVP, Owner at Bountiful Bread, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2016

Dear Deborah F: Thank you for taking time to write a fantastic review. We appreciate the support. Sincerely Brian White, VP White Management

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
01:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1475 Western Ave Ste 22, Stuyvesant Plaza, Albany, NY 12203-3555
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-438-3540
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