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Cheesecake Machismo

293 Hamilton St, Albany, NY 12210-1707
+1 518-427-7019
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cheesecake” (35 reviews)
“hot cocoa” (3 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe
293 Hamilton St, Albany, NY 12210-1707
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Reviewed June 14, 2018

I drove by the first time contemplating on getting cheese cake . Due to a restricted schedule that was not possible. I stopped in today to grab a slice of the smores cheese cake and it was amazing! This is definitely the BEST cheesecake in...More

Thank Monica T
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

This is the best place ever. I never even liked cheesecake until I tried it here. They always have different unique flavors. Easy to get to in the heart if Albany right off Lark Street one of the few places that don't have meter parking....More

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

I'm a cheesecake snob, I only like REAL New York style cheesecake and though they don't advertise as New York style, it's pretty accurate to it!!! Their flavors are amazing, no bad choices here!! A must if you're in the area, but go early because...More

Thank TheNerdyMonkey
Reviewed July 3, 2017

This small little shop is open only a few days a week and only until they sell out. So even if the hours say until 8pm -I think they are rarely actually open until then. Each day they make about a dozen cheesecakes but your...More

Thank leneyB
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

I can't say enough about the friendly service but the star of the show is their fabulous cheesecake and their rainbow of flavors....your cheesecake takes a backseat to none! ...ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC!

Thank Christopher R
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Stopped in our trip upstate at recommendation of daughter and son in law. They make about a dozen variety of cheesecakes each day and stay open until they sell out. They sell whole cakes, as well as "cakes" comprised of a number of different cheese...More

Thank GolferKen
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Old lady brought me here recently, shes been telling me for a while about this place. Cheesecake Machismo! If you can, try the blueberry maple cheesecake! Amazing cheesecake, good price, and nice people. Cheesecake Machismo FTW!

Thank James M
Reviewed July 23, 2016

My wife and I stopped here with the kids and had a great piece of their Blueberry Maple Cheesecake. Just delicious and moist, like cheesecake should be.

Thank Derek L
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

stopped in to grab a slice to go and it was undoubtedly the best cheesecake I have ever had. if I was local, I would be there every day!

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

This is a little place, tucked away, with amazing cheesecake. A slice, with a drink $5. And it's so yummy. Chocolate Buzz was delicious. Everyone should go try this place!

Thank sdv123
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February 23, 2016|
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Response from TheNerdyMonkey | Reviewed this property |
$5 a slice, and your choice of a free hot chocolate, coffee or tea. Price does not change if you decided not to take the free drink. Well worth the price, hope you enjoy! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $44
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 293 Hamilton St, Albany, NY 12210-1707
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-427-7019
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