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Russo's Bar & Grill

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365 W Main St, Amsterdam, NY 12010-2225
(518) 842-2630
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Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Russo's Amsterdam NY

great casual Italian food. Everything is good especially pizza, eggplant pick up sandwich, penne with vodka sauce and sausage

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Nick C
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  • Reservations
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28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

great casual Italian food. Everything is good especially pizza, eggplant pick up sandwich, penne with vodka sauce and sausage

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews 72 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

A few months ago my uncle passed from a severe stroke. The family decided to go to Russo's for our after funeral lunch. A sad time but a pleasant experience for all who attended. The food and service was great.

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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

Kind of disappointed by what was a family recommended neighborhood pizzeria restaurant. Dinner portions looked huge, but pizza has really thick bread like crust, not NYC style at all. Unlikely to stop back and try dinners, with so many known Italian eateries of higher quality.

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Long Island, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Tried an array of food from pizza, apps, and sandwich! Roast beef on russo bread good- extra $ for l.t.o., cheese and dressing not necessary, also apps was good but small portion for price, pizza was good but once again price to high. You'd think w/prices this high the place wouldnt still look like it is still stuck in 1920,... More 

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Amsterdam, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Russo's has an antipasto that is called "the Sicilian Antipasto". It is your regular antipasto BUT it has fried eggplant, roasted red peppers and artichoke hearts. This can be a meal in itself or you can share it and couple it with one of their enormous turkey or roast beef sandwiches.

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North Scituate, Rhode Island
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

A sandwich from Russo's is something everyone should try. The bread is fabulous and the size of the sandwich is great. I love stopping to have a great meal at a reasonable price.

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Dallas/Ft. Worth
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57 reviews 57 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Three of our party of 10 ordered the cheeseburger--at approximately $7.00--just for the burger and a slice of cheese--nothing else. You had to pay extra for lettuce and tomato, onions, etc. at $.79 for each topping. No mayo or mustard--just an overcooked, dry burger. It was hard to choke the thing down it was so dry. If we wanted fries,... More 

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Amsterdam, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Consistently prepared food with no surprises. Russos is known for their pizza and its always very good with your traditional toppings. All of your favorite basics are on the menu including chicken parm, sausage dinners and egg plant. Their oversized roast beef is still as good as it was back in the 60's.Its a local hometown bar & grill surrounded... More 

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Montgomery County, NY
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Great antipasto and eggplant sandwich! Chicken sorrentino is good, homemade bread delish. Longtime favorite among locals.

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Amsterdam, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

this has been a family business for many years in amsterdam..Best antipasto salad around. any thing u get from there is fantastic...russo burger, hot sandwiches, pasta's, pizza.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 365 W Main St, Amsterdam, NY 12010-2225
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: (518) 842-2630

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?