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Brown's Brewing Company

417 River St, Troy, NY 12180
(518) 273-2337
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Ranked #14 of 188 Restaurants in Troy
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Brew Pub
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The cherry raspberry ale is really what it's all about. But all of their (many, many) other brews on tap are equally delicious and the food is great, too. The atmosphere is fun and has a classy rustic feel to it. We've been a few times and service has always been great. If you're in the Troy area, Brown's is... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I have been to Brown's Brrewing Company many times and have never been disappointed. They have a lot of variety on the menu and I have never had anything I didn't like. The service is very good and the restaurant is comfortable. I go there every so often with a large group of about 20 people and they are very... More 

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Schenectady, New York
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57 reviews 57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I was there the other night for a compilation dinner after counting birds all day, the weather was deteriorating but the food and the beer were great as was the service.

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Niskayuna, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I always enjoy Brown's. Last night, we brought our out-of-town guest for the second time and he loved it. He is from Mexico, so the burgers at Brown's are a big treat for him! I always find the service superb, and last night was no exception. I have never had a bad meal, or a bad time, at Brown's. I... More 

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Saratoga Springs, NY
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122 reviews 122 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I've lived in the Capital District for many years, but Troy is an area that I have not spent a lot of time. Tonight, I joined some friends for dinner at Brown's Brewing Company. I probably won't go back. I was able to find Brown's reasonably easily using my GPS, and there is a parking lot just down the street... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I go to Brown's on a semi frequent basis. Great food, usually great service. I wish I could say I love their beers, but I can only say I like their beers. Some more than others.

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upstate, ny
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79 reviews 79 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Sunday lunch at Browns proved to be enjoyable and hit the spot for food and beer. Four of us all had a different luncheon entree and we were all pleased. The beer sampler was a big favorite and our waitress was great. Her suggestions were right on and she really knew her beer. A casual place that wasn't too noisy... More 

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Clifton Park, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I have given Brown's ample opportunity to redeem itself, but unfortunately they never come through. The food is good as far as pub food is concerned (if not somewhat overpriced) which is what has forced me to give it the benefit of the doubt. Two visits ago we waited for two hours after we were seated for our entrees to... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

very crowded, not a place to go to sit down and chat. got louder as the night went on. bar area really, really crowded. kind of a pick up place with no theme, not even the draft beer thing. food average, price average. what can I say. ? average and loud.

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Troy, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My wife and I moved to the Capital District in 2001 and found Brown's thru Yankee Brewer. We checked it out and were very pleased not only with the beer but the food, the service, and the ambiance. We usually find good conversation at the bar and have met new friends there. The burgers and the specials are our favorites... More 

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Additional Information about Brown's Brewing Company

Address: 417 River St, Troy, NY 12180
Phone Number: (518) 273-2337
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Brew Pub

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