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Emack & Bolio's

) #4 of 14 Dessert in Albany #56 of 577 Places to Eat in Albany €€ - €€€ Cafe
366 Delaware Ave, Albany, NY 12209-1622
+1 518-512-5100
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (28 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
€€ - €€€
366 Delaware Ave, Albany, NY 12209-1622
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Every time we take a trip back to Albany we make sure to make a stop at E&B's. the ice cream selection is always interesting and there are always new things to try. The environment is comfortable and homey even though it's part of a...More

Thank eggbomb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're an ice cream aficionado, this is the place for you. The ice cream is rich, very smooth and creamy. Many flavors are unique and portions are ample. There is plenty of seating inside as well as a large outside patio area. They also...More

Thank pm222
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Always interesting ice cream flavors and dessert combos. Good coffee/ tea options. Live music on the weekends. Mobile food trucks at many local fairs and festivals. The ice cream sells out fast!

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Emack and Bolio's was a wonderful and unique surprise while traveling through Albany. The restaurant is only about 3 miles from downtown where we stayed for one night on our way to skiing in Vermont. Homeade ice creams and chocolates were superb with a nice...More

Thank axosu1
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Emack and Bolio's has a wide selection of ice cream and other desserts. Everything seems to be made from scratch. I'd definitely recommend coming here!

Thank Anonymous A
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I bought a chocolate mousse/fudge filling birthday cake for my wife here. It was absolutely delicious. The only downside is that it may have ruined my desire to eat any other kind of ice cream!

Thank Bill B
Amy R, Owner at Emack & Bolio's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

So glad you liked it! Our original hot fudge makes that cake extra delicious!

Reviewed 3 December 2016

A recent trip to Albany included a stop at Emack & Bolio's for a cafe mocha (made with their own hot fudge sauce) before heading east on the Mass Pike. Consistent friendly service in an inviting and comfortable setting. Excellent selection of candy, ice cream,...More

Thank HMFoodie
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I had an ice cream here yesterday. It was intense, Creamy, and delicious. Some of the best I have ever had.

Thank ross5100
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We went here after dinner one night. Weren't feeling like ice cream because it was a drizzly, chilly day, so we decided to try the cake. I had the red velvet and my husband tried the Boston Creme Bomb. Both were delicious. He finished his...More

Thank Cara T
Reviewed 8 February 2016

A fun place to visit for a delicious treat any time! Lots of luscious treat to chose from such as decadent candies, ice cream, cakes, sundaes, & cones. We had the brownie sundae which was incredible! The fudge brownie was quite large, rich, & warm...More

Thank vaca577779
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
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Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 366 Delaware Ave, Albany, NY 12209-1622
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-512-5100
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Emack & Bolio's, Albany, NY, features Outrageous Ice Cream, Award Winning Smoothies, Hand-Dipped Chocolates & Gourmet Espresso Drinks.Open Year Round 11am-10pm weekdays, 11pm Fri/Sat/Summer. Live Music Weekends, Unique Toys & Gifts, Outdoor Garden Seating, Fireplace. Birthday Parties, Our Ice Cream Truck Caters Events!
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