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Creo Restaurant - CLOSED

1475 Western Ave, Ste 66, Albany, NY 12203-3520
+1 518-482-8000
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1475 Western Ave, Ste 66, Albany, NY 12203-3520
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Reviewed December 17, 2012

We've eaten at Creo several times. It seems to be one of the most popular "go to" places in Albany. Everyone seems to know it. The food is good, reliably good, and quite imaginative. It's always packed and thus can be a bit loud, so...More

1  Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2012

Dear San FranciscoGuy: Thank you for the good review. Given the incredible foodie scene in San Francisco, we're very excited that Creo measures up to your dining tastes. We frequently travel to San Francisco to get new ideas on how to improve the guest experience...More

Reviewed December 17, 2012

Everyone in the area talks about how great this place is so I went with my girlfriend for pizza and it was terrible! I was a frozen pizza crust with a couple of pepperoni thrown on it and I think it was something like 12...More

Thank scotch1958
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2012

Dear Scotch1958, I am sorry to hear that you did not like your experience. Naturally, you know Pepperoni pizza is a special request, not a menu item. It's not a dish that we think best represents Creo. Our pizza dough is made fresh daily by...More

Reviewed December 13, 2012

A friend and I were in the neighborhood a couple of days ago and decided to give Creo a try. A very cordial waiter got us off to a good start just by his pleasand demeanor. We began by splitting an appetizer menu called a...More

Thank Beeper99_12
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2012

Dear Beeper99_12 Thanks for dining with us and taking the time to write a favorable review. We want every experience to be a five-star one, and we appreciate the detailed feedback on the dishes. We look forward to seeing you soon. Sincerely, Brian White, White...More

Reviewed November 17, 2012

We were just passing through town on our way to New England and had reservations at a nearby hotel. We picked this place totally out of a hat. I had the papparadelle. I would probably cut down on the amount of butter, but otherwise it...More

Thank NantucketBaby
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2012

Dear NantucketBaby: Thank you for dining at Creo. I am really glad you liked the Papparadelle and the Margherita Pizza. Have a nice time in New England and travel safely. We would love to see you on your return trip either at Creo for dinner...More

Reviewed November 8, 2012

Had dinner at Creo recently after learning that there is new ownership and a new head chef (I haven't been to Creo in more than a year and a half). It might have been somewhat better than the previous two times but nothing I would...More

Thank Eric E
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2012

Dear Eric, Thanks for visiting Creo. Sorry to hear that the Bouillaibasse was a bit salty, but I appreciate the specificity. I will have the both dishes tonight and give both your and my feedback to the kitchen. Creo was developed and is still owned...More

Reviewed November 5, 2012

Had very enjoyabe lunch with friends. My choice of a rueban and sweet potato fries was very good. Friends had a pizza, and just a taste was great. Two others had a fish dish which was also very good. Would reccomend Creo for all. Great...More

Thank Papadan41
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2012

Papadan, Thank you for the four star review. We appreciate the support, and it will be a pleasure to serve you again in the future. Always feel free to let us know if there's anything we can do to improve the experience. Sincerely, Brian White,...More

Reviewed November 4, 2012

I am very recently finding that many of the better places in the area are just as good for lunch as they are for dinner, if not better. Such is the case with Creo. I recently had lunch with a friend and he commented that...More

Thank Rhapsodyinblue
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2012

Dear Rhapsodyinblue, Thank you for the great review. I am sorry we did not have the special soup or sandwich. We launched our fall/winter dinner menu this week and our new lunch menu several days later. This transition tends to wreak a little havoc with...More

Reviewed November 3, 2012

My family and I have dined often at Creo, and have always enjoyed it. Recently my mother and I experienced an even better meal - Creo has changed its menu, and our server, Jacklyn, was knowledgeable and helpful in guiding us to great choices. My...More

Thank Lisa B
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2012

Lisa, Thank you for the great review on Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure to meet you and your mother on Friday night. This is a business of long hours and lots of little frustrations, so it's wonderful to be reminded that the work pays...More

Reviewed October 25, 2012

I celebrated my birthday by having dinner with friends. My Server, Melissa F. was fantastic. I'm on a special diet and she accomodated me in every request along with just being efficient and friendly.More

Thank Rosanne M
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2012

Dear Roseanne, Happy belated birthday. Thanks for the awesome review. I am pleased that Mel. Fleck took such good care of you and your friends, and we are excited to take great care of you again soon. Our new winter menu just dropped, so come...More

Reviewed October 21, 2012

This was my 3rd visit to Creo's though my 1st review. My husband, my son and his wife, and I really enjoy this place. Love the food, the presentation, and the service. The bar is hopping, 3 deep, and is very loud. The dining room...More

Thank Lorraine M
Creoteam, Owner at Creo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2012

Lorraine, Thank you for your EXCELLENT review. We are thrilled that you like what we're doing at Creo, and we look forward to taking care of you in the future. Just an FYI, our new fall/winter menu will be dropping in the next week, so...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$31 - $50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1475 Western Ave, Ste 66, Albany, NY 12203-3520
    (Fuller Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-482-8000
  • E-mail
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