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Address: Albany, NY
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There are many bars right on lark. Parking is a bit difficult, but easy enough towards Washington Park. Safe as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
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Troy, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

There are many bars right on lark. Parking is a bit difficult, but easy enough towards Washington Park. Safe as well.

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Petaluma, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

There is some appeal in wandering Lark Street and the side streets branching off as we did. Some of the attractive homes date back to 1852 and the architectural style is unique to me being I'm from California. However, don't get the impression that this is a happening area lined with cute stores, because that's not the case. Stop by... More 

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Lark street reminds me of Greenwich Village in NY. It is our own little slice of the Village here in Albany. Great eateries and also shops - locally owned!

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Southington, Connecticut
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167 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We walked the street and found a lot of interesting shops and great food places - too many to try on one visit. It is centrally located, near the Capital and a fun place to walk.

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New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Not sure why it's such a big attraction. I think it tries to emulate a New York City neighborhood but falls short. Drunks all over the place. Don't bother with Larkfest unless you like to feel like a sardine while baking in the hot sun without anywhere to go for relief. There isn't anywhere to park even on a normal... More 

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Utica, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

A fun and interesting place to walk with lots to see and do. There are many shops bars and lots of different restaurants. A cute street.

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Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

My daughter and I were visiting Albany from overseas and met up with a few family members to tour areas where our families had lived and worked. We spent a lovely afternoon walking along Lark Street, looking at the shops and the church where my in laws were married. There was an exceptionally nice little shop that we stopped to... More 

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Delmar, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Bustling with restaurants, this small "main street" is full of life at just about all hours. It is filled with excellent small restaurants that give the street great character.

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Lark Street is Lark Street! Just about whatever you want can be found in this funky part of Albany. The outdoor patio in the midst of downtown is great for meeting friends or just meeting people.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Lark Street is a nice collection of restaurants and bars with something for almost everyone. A stroll of 5 blocks or so will give you plenty of choices. I'd say the Wine Bar and Bistro is easily the best of them. There are several pizza places including Noho, which is pretty good, and Soho which isn't. Beware of confusion.

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Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany

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