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Mio Vino Wine Bar & Bistro

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Pizza, Italian, Wine Bar
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186 Main St., Altamont, NY 12009
518-595-5095
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Good for: Bar scene
Description: Our goal is to bring the community delicious home-made cuisine with a...
Our goal is to bring the community delicious home-made cuisine with a modern flare, utilizing local-fresh ingredients with a warm & inviting ambiance. Enjoy a drink at our full bar with some of our Wood Fired Chicken Wings or if you prefer, relax with friends in the dining room & experience our perfectly cooked Homemade Raviolis. For those with a sweet tooth, indulge with our freshly made desserts and homemade ice cream. We will be opening November 2011, we can’t wait for you to dine with us!
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  • 47
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 2
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Bar, Great Food,Great Service...

Been there a few times since reopening,One time full meal,One time apps and pizza.. No matter what you order, the food, service and price are worth the trip

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Charles A
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Altamont, New York
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Altamont, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been there a few times since reopening,One time full meal,One time apps and pizza.. No matter what you order, the food, service and price are worth the trip

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Thank Charles A
Albany, New York
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186 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We met friends at Mio Vino tonight. The front door staff seemed cool as we entered and this coolness continued throughout the meal. We started with the fancy salads: the del Cuocco and the classic Caesar. Although pricey, they were both very good. The entrees, however, did not stand up to the salads. The pan seared salmon was very overcooked.... More 

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Thank Bourlinguer60
Albany, New York
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So we show up without reservations and the place is empty. Hostess says oh not sure if he can seat us without a reservation, after look around say he can. Our waitress make some small talk and gets us our drinks tells us it parm night and usually its very busy still only us in the small dining area in... More 

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Thank JPO710
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Quiet and small, it was uncrowded on "Sunday Parm Night." Food was very good and service attentive. It had closed down for several months and reopened with all new friendly staff. The earlier "snooty" version did not work in this small town. Is it worth a drive from Albany? Probably not.

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Altamont, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

New chef is not as good since they reopened in Fall, 2015. Hopefully he will improve with time. Menu continues to be a catch-all mix.

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Thank R0binLP
Upstate NY
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

This is our second time visiting Mio Vino. We were excited to go back, especially with the Chef Carmine joining the crew. We tend to go out to dinner quite a bit around the area, and really enjoyed our visit the first time, so we were hoping to have have another great experience. Making reservations was great, the hostess was... More 

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Thank tourtis
Albany, New York
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75 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

We were really happy to hear that mio vio had reopened this month. We stopped by and tried the new menu. We ordered all small plates which included the calamari (not breaded), meatballs (our favorites), arancimi (pardon the misspelling) and thin cut filet apps. The filet was our favorite but the meatballs were a close second. For desert we had... More 

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Thank Isaiah S
Altamont, New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

We Stopped at Mio this past Friday with friends and the place was Packed.. We have not been there in a long time. We Had a great time and decided to go back again on Saturday. Place was even busier the next night but we decided to wait it out at the Bar. I heard Someone calling the bartender "The... More 

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Thank Tony205
Guilderland, New York
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The take home Tuesday is perfect and always top quality. The quantity is just right and taste great.

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Thank TracyDRussell
Albany, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Always a great meal. I happen to love the short rib dish. Service is wonderful. Love the cozy atmosphere. Their brick oven pizza is also very good. You really can't go wrong with anything on the menu at Mio Vino.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 186 Main St., Altamont, NY 12009
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Altamont
  • Phone Number: 518-595-5095

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 32
  • Cuisine: Pizza, Italian, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

Description

Our goal is to bring the community delicious home-made cuisine with a modern flare, utilizing local-fresh ingredients with a warm & inviting ambiance. Enjoy a drink at our full bar with some of our Wood Fired Chicken Wings or if you prefer, relax with friends in the dining room & experience our perfectly cooked Homemade Raviolis. For those with a sweet tooth, indulge with our freshly made desserts and homemade ice cream. We will be opening November 2011, we can’t wait for you to dine with us!

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