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“Good Food in Nice Atmosphere” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Jack's Oyster House

Jack's Oyster House
42-44 State Street, Albany, NY 12303
518-465-8854
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Ranked #58 of 552 Restaurants in Albany
Price range: $35 - $50
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Broadway
Description: Known literally around the world for warm and welcoming hospitality, Jack’s Oyster House has been continuously operated by the Rosenstein family since 1913 and is now under the direction of grandson Brad. Along with French Certified Master Chef Luc Pasquier - 1 of only 52 in North America - the restaurant offers the ultimate dining experience at a true value. Come also enjoy “Bar 42” or take advantage of the extensive banquet services.
New York
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Good Food in Nice Atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

This is one of the older restaurants in the area. The food and service is good.

Visited August 2011
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Shelter Island, New York
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Great Filet”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

One of the BEST Filet Mignons in my LIFE ! Nice wine list, lots of history. Walking distace to many spots too.

  • Visited May 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Slingerlands, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Dine and deal spot”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

Good spot for business luncheons or group dinners. Go early because service declines as the place fills up.

Visited May 2011
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Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Very good”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012 via mobile

Sea Food is excellent. Good service. My goto place downtown!

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Hudson, NY
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44 restaurant reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Old world formal”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Lovely American fare. Consistent even if lacking creativity. Top notch, fresh sea critters.

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