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Emack & Bolio's

366 Delaware Ave., Albany, NY 12209
+1 518-512-5100
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Ranked #18 of 589 Restaurants in Albany
Price range: $3 - $7
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery, Coffee Shop, Ice Cream
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night, Dessert
Description: 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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English first
Troy, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This is THE PLACE for unbelievable ice cream, hot drinks authentic old-fashioned toys, ice cream cakes, and REAL egg-cream (and more!!!) What a treasure this place is. You usually have to go to NYC, Boston or Cape Cod for a quaint and outstanding shop like this. A real Albany treasure. You've got to go, you wont regret it!!!!

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Albany, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stopped in for some ice cream and milkshakes. Flavor choices are large. Serving size is ample. And milkshakes are wonderful. We certainly recommend a visit to this and other merchants on Delaware ave.

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Albany, NY
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124 reviews 124 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I am not a huge fan of ice cream, but if I want some, this is the only place I go. Okay, Stewarts too... What I like best about Emack and Bolio's though is that I can get something other than ice cream and it's still really good. And I love their outdoor seating! I actually don't think I've ever... More

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Chestertown, Maryland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We started the evening out by going to Sweet Basil, which is a Thia food restaurant next to Emack and Bolio's. Great meal there (see review). While eating at Sweet Basil we watch a family of 7 walking into E&B's and come back out with a huge...I mean HUGE...bowl of ice cream, like a Sundae. They all just split the... More

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Clifton Park, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Excellent date place for ice-cream. Cozy atmosphere and creative menu was perfect for an enchanted night of having ice-cream.

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Albany, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

You will love the variety of ice cream, the choices of cones are to die for. There's lots of other chocolates and candies to choose from too. A fun place, your children will be in ice cream heaven. LOL Go outside and listen to the live music on a warm summer night. Great night, thank you!

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We walked down from the Spectrum after a movie on a beautiful Friday evening. We enjoyed our yummy ice cream and some live music in the side courtyard. This was a very nice ending to a fun night on Delaware Avenue.

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Albany, NY
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013 via mobile

Really fun flavors with good things mixed in. But I don't find the taste to be superior to that of, say, a particular convenience store ice cream. The service is awesome and the location is pretty awesome too. I like to go just because it is fun to hang out.

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Hudson, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Ice cream parlors are disappearing and it's a nice thing to know that there is still a place where you can find a table inside (or out!) for a bit of sweetness on a hot summer day. Even the doggies get a treat with frozen yogurt and a milk bone! Another nice touch on Delaware Ave!

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Albany, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013 via mobile

Great place. Right accords from our church. Some nights they have a band. Everyone in our house has a favorite! Staff is always friendly.

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Additional Information about Emack & Bolio's

Address: 366 Delaware Ave., Albany, NY 12209
Phone Number: +1 518-512-5100
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 7
Cuisine: Bakery, Coffee Shop, Ice Cream

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