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Valente's Rustic Restaurant

315 8th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-3631
+1 518-273-3314
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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315 8th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-3631
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently had Valente's as take out and I came away impressed. By colleague had eaten there before and suggested that we split a Veal Parm. Wow was it great and enough to feed an army! I'll be back for sure.

Thank James L
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This is our go-to place when we want to eat out near our home. The food is always very good, and the service is superb. It is like eating in your grandmother's kitchen. We always sit in a booth by the bar and it is...More

Thank maijr1119
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The service was fantastic, but the rest was average at best. Well with the exception of the three little pigs mac and cheese, which was very good. The salad was horrible, about half a salad p lol ate of lettuce, 2 tiny dried up cucumber...More

Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Our first visit was late on a busy Friday night. We were among the last to leave. Service was exceptional and the food according to our group was 'very good'. After two more visits, the last being at 4:30PM on a Wednesday, I feel we...More

Thank RobertBlaize
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The food was excellent and the server was super. She has worked there for a long time and knew what she was doing Everyone was very pleased with the food and fun was had by all

Thank jerseyred2016
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I like this place because it's straight up italian food, family owned and not fussy or showy. If you're lucky the owner will be there to seat you. My favorite is the chicken parm but it lasts me three meals because of the generous portions....More

Thank floflo613
Reviewed 23 December 2017

HUGE portions here. Served on platters! Waitress friendly, and helpful. We went on a Friday night, with friends, and it was packed. Started out with wine and beer, a salad, 2 Wedding soups, and 1 cup of Clam chowder. Moved on to Haddock with mashed...More

Thank Jeannene A
Reviewed 22 November 2017

My partner and I went back to Valente's after almost a year. I ordered the veal marsala and it was great. My partner ordered the liver, bacon and onions. He loved his entree. The portions are large and the service is wonderful. Plus this restaurant...More

Thank maijr1119
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I gave this restaurant a 5 to pull up it's average. I eat out 4-5 nights a week. Valente's is a solid 4, ( I don't give out a lot of 5s, as I mark on a true bell curve ). Valente's is in my...More

Thank steveleary1
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here Saturday 7/15/17. Service was very good. Price was ok. However food was not so good. Had chicken parm, chicken was tough sauce had nothing to write home about. Two had eggplant parmigiana and it was terrible. Other perso had a special that the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 8th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-3631
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Watervliet
  • Phone Number: +1 518-273-3314
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