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Blu Stone Bistro

661 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211-1053
+1 518-869-9976
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
661 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211-1053
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I usually avoid hotel restaurants due to overpricing for fair food but I took a chance tonight. I was pleasantly surprised. It’s small for sure but when you had a long day and don’t want to travel any further, and desire excellent food; this bistro...More

Thank FrequentFlier576814
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Went for my son's birthday. Ordered drinks and took awhile to come out. Ok, I can live with that. Dinner was served and the birthday boy's steak was VERY overcooked. Could not find our waitress because she was too busy with a party in the...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Traveling from Maine to Pennsylvania and decided to stop in Albany. The Blu Stone Bistro is attached to Indigo Hotel. We travelled 4 miles in 2 hours and were so ready to have a drink and get a bite to eat. Had a Gimlet, best...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Based on reviews from locals and TripAdvisor we decided to celebrate our anniversary in local restaurant. We were impressed with ambiance of the place, fun, families, couples, and the history of the places. You must talk to the manager, very knowledgeable on the history. We...More

Thank Barretomjj
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Big conference in town, we all stayed here, so they provided like get dinner on the House! Dedicated room to serve buffet style a small variety of flat bread pizzas and Caesar Salad. Both were good.

Thank Bill P
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Server was an absolute charmer, a svelte brunette with a slight eastern European accent. She did her job extremely well. Sesame tuna was a nice entree as well as the fish trio over pasta. $12 wines and $6 draft beer were a bit much.This is...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

I was driving down I-87 and looking for a place to sit for dinner. The reviews were good so I stopped in. I like the small menu, makes it easy to choose. Service was fast and friendly. I chose the Beet Salad and added seared...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Indigo Hotel was offered a comp beverage - nice offer! Decided to order pizza and Cesar salad-how could that be bad! Salad nothing special did not taste like there was dressing on it - pizza nothing special. Closed at 9 pm on a...More

Thank Carmen I
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

This place have stayed there multiple times one of my favorites in that area. Highly recommend this place and the restaurant has awesome food the rooms are absolutely amazing for the price.

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed November 6, 2017

This bistro is attached to the Hotel Indigo and so I ate there on 2 nights. The burger was the best I've had in quite a long time and the service was good also.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 661 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211-1053
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-869-9976
Blu Stone Bistro is conveniently located next to the Indigo Hotel. Moments away from Albany International Airport. BluStone offers an outstanding menu, eclectic wine list and great seasonal martini list. We pride ourselves on attentive, friendly, knowledgeable service, a menu that is inventive, using only the highest quality ingredients, and an atmosphere that is comfortable, casual and cool. Whether you are a local resident or a traveler, Blu Stone Bistro is a must on your list of places to experience in Albany.
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