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New World Bistro Bar

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BRUSSELS SPROUTS
Crispy Chips^ **
Pecorino Romano and lemon salt
USD 7
Thai Fried^ **
peanuts, chile, sea plant garum
USD 9
Fried Rice^ **
tamari-maple, Feather Ridge egg
USD 9
Balsamic Roasted^ **
garlic, rosemary
USD 7
Garlic-Walnut^ **
thyme butter sauteed
USD 7
Shaved with Speck^ **
shallots, sage, cider vinegar
USD 7
Trio of Balsamic, Garlic-Walnut and Shaved^ **
USD 12
NWBB CLASSIC STARTERS
Blackened Stringbeans
The legendary New World dish, "One Million Served!" crusted in cast iron with our house "CAGE" seasoning, served with double mustard Creole remoulade
Personal USD 7
Party Plate USD 10
Saigon Street Style Fried Calamari
rice flour fried with cucumber noodles, tamarind-peanut sauce, chile-garlic sauce on the side
USD 15
Ric's Original Purple Haze Shrimp
Psychedelic Gastronomy - butter basted shrimp slathered with a fiery ginger, habañero, pineapple, red cabbage sauce
USD 13
Four-Cheese Smothered Eggplant "Meatballs"
baked in a tomato ragu
USD 10
Piri Piri Cauliflower "Wings"**
Portuguese hot sauce, house bleu cheese dressing, celery
USD 10
Mumbai Fish Taco
curry slaw, lime pickle tartar sauce, cilantro
Single USD 7
Double USD 13
SEAFOOD STARTERS
Daily Oysters*
chipotle cocktail, beer vinegar mignonette
6 For USD 18
Nine Pin Cider Steamed Mussels
tarragon, chipotle
App USD 12
Dinner Size with Fries and Dip USD 19
SNACKS
Wasabi-Tobikko Deviled Eggs
USD 4
A Casuela of Warm Olives
USD 5
Warm Curried Cashews
USD 6
Smoked Chickpeas* **
garlic yogurt, pita
USD 7
DIPS TO SHARE
Winter Squash Hummus*
pumpkinseed oil, pumpkinseeds, mixed olives, flatbread
USD 9
Roasted Eggplant Babaganoush*
mixed olives, grilled flatbread
USD 9
Hum-Baba Combo*
mixed olives, grilled flatbread
USD 12
SPREADABLES
Chicken Liver Pate
USD 9
Duck & Mushroom Rillettes
USD 9
Mushroom Pate
USD 9
Salmon Rillettes
USD 9
All Four
plated with toast, pickled things, mustard, fig jam
USD 25
CHICKEN WINGS OR SEITAN NUGGETS
$9
Meanhouse Red BBQ
Ric's Jerk
Latin "Pique" Sauce
Dirty Blonde BBQ
Purple Haze
Korean BBQ w/ Kimchi
RICE BOWLS
All rice bowls begin with seasoned brown rice, edamame, Japanese root veg pickles, sesame broccoli, crispy onion, cucumber, scallion, yuzu ponzu, wasabi "kewpie"
Ahi Tuna and Cured Salmon Poke Bowl
USD 18
Sake-Ginger Seared Grassfed Beef Bowl
USD 18
Buddha Bowl
sweet and sour marinated tofu
USD 16
BIG SHARE PLATES
Veggie Tapas Share Plate*
hummus, babaganoush, tofu feta, gigante beans, olives, dates, daily veg creations, curry cashews, grilled flatbread
USD 16
Piggy Nachos^ **
pork carnitas, black bean salsa, pickled jalapeños, NY cheddar, sour cream
Personal USD 10
Share USD 15
SALADS
New World Classic Vietnamese Salad* **
crisp raw veggies, greens, herbs, sprouts, peanuts, tamarind dressing
USD 13
USD 9
Hudson Valley* **
mixed little gem lettuces, apples, grilled red onions, smoked walnuts, Jasper hill bleu, hard cider vinaigrette
USD 13
USD 9
Cruciferous Caesar* **
broccoli, brussels and cabbage, classic egg based dressing, anchovies, Asiago, "CAGE" croutons
USD 13
USD 9
Simple* **
choose classic vinaigrette, curry vinaigrette, balsamic, vegan bleu or buttermilk bleu dressing
USD 10
USD 7
Sponsored by: New World Bistro Bar

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Fun Atmosphere
1. Fun Atmosphere
"We also very much liked the atmosphere and we had terrific service"
Diane E
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2. Something for Everyone
2. Something for Everyone
"And the food!!! Awesome menu with something for everyone"
fjon
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3. Cocktails, Craft Beer & Wine
3. Cocktails, Craft Beer & Wine
"We began with some alluring seasonal cocktails - hard to choose."
Judith S
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About
A farm-to table Bistro serving global comfort food at 300 Delaware Ave in the city of Albany, NY. Offering farm raised meats, sustainable seafood, vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 days ago

our visit a few weeks before Christmas on a busy Thursday evening (with little ones in tow) was a good experience, but certainly not great. service was very slow......food was okay, average. I was disappointed because my daughter and husband had been raving for the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Messina29786
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Reviewed September 15, 2019 via mobile

This is my second visit to this restaurant where vegans and non-vegans walk away happy and full. The menu is eclectic, diversified, and very creative; the staff is lovely, and, most importantly, the food is delicious! Our server, Julia, had extensive knowledge of the menu...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank Mel10901
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came with a group of eight people, and had a wonderful evening. The food was a wide variety, and very high quality. Service was excellent. The flatbread deluxe hamburger was a unique burger, and extremely tasty. The spicy grilled green bean appetizer platter was outstanding....More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank SoonersfromHouston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Executive Chef Ric Orlando, who is interested in local sourcing, has appeared on TV many times & earned awards (e.g., a two time TV "Chopped Champion"). The Sun. brunch menu was spectacular, the most creative in the area. There were so many interesting options, not...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank fba5
Reviewed January 7, 2020

Our family is a combination of vegan and meat eating. Our take out meal from NWB was plentiful and delicious, including seitan and egg plant balls for the vegans and pulled beef for the meat eaters. On the day after Christmas, we were happy not...More

Date of visit: December 2019
1  Thank Larry087_12
Reviewed January 1, 2020 via mobile

Went for brunch New Year’s Day. Service was ok, could have been better (had to ask for knives for buttering the very good biscuits), food was good. We had omelets and the veggie burger. The dining room needs new carpet and some cleaning up, is...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Bjlaskdrf
Reviewed December 8, 2019

I've eaten here twice, and it's my favorite place to eat in the area. The menu always has multiple intriguing choices, and everything is well presented and delicious. It's always busy, so be sure to make reservations. I highly recommend this restaurant for a memorable...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank Lindagma36
Reviewed November 15, 2019

I was excited to try this restaurant, their menu had so many great options, we had a tough time deciding. The Thai BBQ Salmon was delicious and beautifully cooked, the Ahi and salmon poke bowls were unique and made for a good "light" but filling...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank ghandzo
Reviewed November 13, 2019 via mobile

Wow! I ordered the jerk chicken at it’s lowest spice setting and was richly rewarded with divine bursts of flavor at every bite. The sides that it came with were unique and flavorful as well. We both loved our entrees and I saw so many...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank 314suzannea
Reviewed November 12, 2019 via mobile

Visited New World, with family and friends, based on word of mouth after driving by 16 or so times. The food and service was absolutely incredible. I cannot say enough. Our waiter was very attentive, as well as, patient and accommodating to my 5 year...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank scottdkyle
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Victoria O
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Response from PVH76 | Reviewed this property |
No, but there is a side, outdoor patio.
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
I would expect easily but give a call to confirm.
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