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Vault 244 Bistro

244 1st Ave W, Albany, OR 97321-2224
+1 541-791-9511
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (20 reviews)
“steak tips” (2 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
244 1st Ave W, Albany, OR 97321-2224
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decent service, extensive drink menu horrible entree. The meal was poorly prepared and inedible. This was what passed as Pork Wellington

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kyivguy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a dinner reservation for five people. After we were seated, the waiter asked if all were over 21. Nope, one in our party is 19. Sorry, you can’t sit here (the bar area). Ok, where can we sit? Here’s a table for four,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kathleen1963d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent up-scale bistro in historic downtown Albany. The stuffed salmon with crab and shrimp is superb. We also enjoyed the stuffed mushroom appetizers.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank quackee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for an early supper last night and were cheerfully seated even though we didn't have a reservation. The ambiance is relaxed-upscale, low lighting, and relatively quiet for the number of patrons. We actually enjoyed sitting opposite the kitchen hatch, where we had a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OonaRhu
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Tried to make a reservation at a desired time. Had to make it for 30 min. later. We went at the original time anyway and were greeted nicely and seated immediately at a very nice table in front of the fireplace. The cocktails were excellent...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Celebrated a birthday with our still minor grandson. He chose Vault 244 Bistro and knew we'd be seated in the back. We love the space, little ambient noise which makes visiting while eating a pleasure;we were a small party of 5. The appetizers, the entrees,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cvnana75
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

I hadn’t been to Vault 244 for quite some time ! Made reservations for a late Sat. Evening dinner ! We were met promptly and seated immediately ! Drinks were offered by attentive service staff, which I really appreciated ! Dinner was ordered based on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CUlater10
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Fabulous drink, interesting food and good service. The Vault is a favorite of mine and I am never disappointed.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Leigh B
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We made a reservation for this evening online and, upon arriving at the restaurant, were informed that they could only seat kids in the back room, which was booked for the next 3 hours. No effort to resolve the problem, just a dumb expression and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bob D
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

So, I wasn’t very hungry when we went here, so I got the half house salad and ther broccoli soup (special that evening). Both were delish. My daughter swears by their stuffed mushrooms. My granddaughter LOVED the ‘mocktail’ selections. Gotta tell you... we will be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Geenza
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Judy R
14 December 2015|
Response from Chuck S | Reviewed this property |
They are open 4 to ll pm every day except Sunday. Christmas eve they may let their employes go home early. They aren't sure at this time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$36
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 1st Ave W, Albany, OR 97321-2224
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 541-791-9511
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This is described as an upscale bar/tapas place. I haven't yet been there, but from walking by it looks intriquing. It offers outdoor tables.
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