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31 Jay Street, Schenectady, NY
518-377-9800
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
FamilyBreakfast

We had a family breakfast, The food was hot, The coffee was excellent. The service was cheerful, helpful. The menu specials were tasty, Italian toast and a unique blend of home fries which included white/sweet potatoes and onions cooked to perfection. The price was very reasonable.They had Italian... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
Johnnie W
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Schenectady, New York
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English first
Schenectady, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

We had a family breakfast, The food was hot, The coffee was excellent. The service was cheerful, helpful. The menu specials were tasty, Italian toast and a unique blend of home fries which included white/sweet potatoes and onions cooked to perfection. The price was very reasonable.They had Italian music playing in the back round, Old family pictures adorn the walls,... More 

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Albany, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had reservations for dinner right after the show at Proctors. Walked in, staff was sweeping, restaurant was dirty. Greeted by unfriendly staff. Service was extremely slow! Some staff may have been new as not sure of what to say or do. Only two waitresses. Food was not good. I heard a woman at a table next to me telling... More 

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upstateNY
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We've stopped in a couple times over the last month, and I have to say it's a real jewel. We went for dinner a few weeks ago, food was exceptional (chicken piccata was the best I've had, husband said lasagna was excellect), the service was great, it's just a nice small local family restaurant. This past week, we met friends... More 

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Rotterdam, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

A group of Friends and I went for lunch. I ordered a meatball Pannini. What a terrible sandwich, the bread was great (Perreca's bakery is famous for the bread), but there was one burnt meatball on a huge section of bread. Way too much bread with no filling expect the one sad,bad,burnt meatball. For desert I tried a Lemon bar,... More 

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Hannacroix, New York, United States
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114 reviews 114 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We were here on a Friday night with friends that we hadn't seen in quite a while. They go here frequently, as they live in Schenectady. We are about an hour away. There were six of us at the table. The menu had so much to choose from, plus the specials. Right off the bat, we started having fun with... More 

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My family and I enjoyed a wonderful breakfast here. Menu selection was perfect and the bill was definitely nice. For 6 people bill was under $40! Will be back to try their lunch and dinner menu.

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

We are frequent visitors to More Perreca's and thought we would treat an out of state friend for dinner on Sunday, June 1, 2014. There were two or three tables with patrons, so we had the choice of tables. We were seated by a waitress who looked lost, new or both. After waiting a few minutes, our assigned waitress arrived.... More 

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Schenectady, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

A friend and I had lunch yesterday at More Perreca's. Perreca's bakery, next door, has the best Italian bread in town. So yesterday we finally checked out the restaurant and it was a huge disappointment - over priced and deceptive. We tried to order based on the menu information and were told that the sandwich we wanted did not come... More 

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Guilderland, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We had a great meal here last night. We started by sharing the fried Calamari and pepper appetizer that was a special. The coating was crisp and each bite delicious. We are fairly light eaters, so ordered salads for dinner. I've never seen a meatball salad on a menu before, but this one was exactly what I wanted, and with... More 

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Troy, New York
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Stopped here on a Sunday evening. Restaurant was virtually empty. Have always been impressed by their bakery items, so was confident that dinner would be good as well. Ordered the roasted cauliflower appetizer which was described as carmelized with black olives and rosemary. The dish served was very obviously steamed cauliflower as there was no color, little flavor, and most... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 31 Jay Street, Schenectady, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: 518-377-9800

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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