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Italian, American, Pizza
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner
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1.6 miles from New York State Capitol
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Reviewed November 13, 2020 via mobile

AWFUL PLACE I do NOT see the hype Tables piled on top of each other Dirty Awful food Takes forever to even get it Waitress walk past u ignoring u

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed August 30, 2020

I dont know who is running the kitchen since their reopening, but terrible. I ordered a pizza, because I was an avid customer n liked their pizza. I asked for xtra cheese didnt get it, but cook swears he gave. Mananger looked at and said...no he didnt out it on. He cooked the pizza so long, overdone. I took one bite and thrw it away. 17.00 for a small pizza w/3 toppings. Saturday family gathering I ordered a larege order of loaded nachos. Previous this was a large plate n loaded. What I received was a small plate of doritos. only one chip had cheese one and when i ate the rest was a small plate of doritos. I culd have bought a large bag of doritos at the friggin store for 5.00. Dont know is running the place, but I will never order from you again, which is sad because Im 62 live up the strret and have been a regular customer for yearsMore

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 2, 2020

Cheese was gritty, crust not the same. This was not the Fountain recipe or quality I have been used to and I have been going for 40 years!

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed March 27, 2020 via mobile

Please note I have been going to the Fountain fo more the 20 years always excellent food ! Not tonight ordered take out > 2 Fish Dinner Suppose to be > Haddock ,French Fries ( cole slaw did not get !) After One hour 1/2...wait for Received > over soaked .Greasy fish Tasteless ( small portion ) French fries half under cooked Price $ 17.95 Outrageous !! Will Never do that again ! I would be better off going to McDonalds !!!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed September 4, 2019

This place is a throwback, its like you are walking straight into the 70's, the burger and fries were surprisingly good. Our server was kind, it seems like they have a loyal following. We will return when in Albany again.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2019 via mobile

Frequently stop in while in the area. Enjoyed a cup of chicken florentine and a tuna club sandwich. Husband ordered a reuben. Food was very good. Server was extremely pleasant and accommodating even though the restaurant was very busy. Will go again!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019

We ordered 1 large pizza with sausage and pepperoni and i/2 onion. 2 orders of wings with extra blue cheese and 1 large antipasto with extra dressing on the side to be picked up at 6:00pm. What we found out was #1 the order was...not ready until 6:25pm. #2 the pizza was 1/2 pepperoni 1/2 eggplant-no onion or sausage. #3 received 1 order of wings-not 2 and no extra blue cheese..#4 No dressing at all for the antipasto. Take away-do not order take out without checking it before you leave and give yourself an extra 1/2 hour.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019

We stopped by the Fountain for Pizza and French Fries. We ordered a Pepperoni Pizza and it was very good.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

The Fountain holds a lot of happy memories from my years living in Albany. The type of place you could (and should) bring your family and friends — chances are you’ll make new friends there, too. Pizza, chicken parm, shrimp scampi, potato skins, wings, all...excellent. A neighborhood gem!More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

We order to go Spaghetti was over cooked and soggy The mixed salad with antipasto was really good , the dressing really tasty Is ok to take out if you don’t care about truly Italian al dente .

Date of visit: March 2018
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