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Gateway-Diner Inc

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899 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12206-1301
+1 518-482-7557
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
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“liver” (2 reviews)
“rye bread” (2 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
899 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12206-1301
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Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Quickly seated. Great waitress. Just what a diner service experience should be. Food came quick. Super good pastrami meat and excellent rye bread. Homemade coleslaw was very surprising not the usual mush. And of course fresh cold crunchy pickles on the...More

Thank siropderable
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped for breakfast this morning. Very clean, our server was very nice, but never called me honey or sugar which signifies a diner. The homemade hash is very good however is served on a white plate with white eggs covering it....More

Thank foodman60
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

Have come here since I was a child. Large portions. Large menu selection. Clean. Delicious food for all meals

Thank kim c
Reviewed October 21, 2016

Great diner atmosphere. The salad that I had was large, but very average. The vinaigrette tasteless. My husband's sandwich and fries were good. Good prices.

Thank Helen7236
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Good diner. Good food. A little expensive but it's all worth it. I'd avoid it early Saturday morning and late Friday night as the bar crowd is here a lot and can get rowdy..

Thank Richard M
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We had lunch at the diner recently and the food was really good. First of all the waitress couldn't have been nicer. The many selections offer something for everyone, but they're also very accommodating if you want to change an item on the menu. We...More

Thank sheilal921
Reviewed October 1, 2016

This is a very good diner food is very good and pricing excellent. The Greek salad is for two it was huge, the liver meal was awesome. The staff are excellent and I would say this is a very relaxed good value and good quality...More

Thank Barbara_C187
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Some friends were eating here and we hooked up with them and stopped to have dinner midway through a trip. I really enjoy diners which have a wide selection of items and extended dinners. The usual problem is what to have – there are so...More

Thank w1sj
Reviewed September 24, 2016

I stopped in the Gateway Diner for breakfast on my way to Road Island and I'm sorry I did. I ordered 2 eggs over easy, homemade corn beef hash,home fries, white toast buttered and a coffee. I asked that the corn beef hash and home...More

Thank wml52
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We always have great food here. Good portions, fast service, great variety. We also love their specials. Add a nice variety

Thank kim c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 899 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12206-1301
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-482-7557
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