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Finnbar's Pub

American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Armenian
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452 Broadway, Troy, NY 12180
+1 518-326-3994
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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East Greenbush, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the Finnbar the weekend of my birthday to celebrate with some friends. There were six of us and we were seated around 7pm on a Friday. This has always been one of my favorite spots with great food and a great beer selection. This particular night everything was off for some reason. Our waitress started by telling... More 

Thank Monticor
Albany, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Good food & great drinks, nice space, has outdoor area also. Must have Bangors (Sausage patty, mashed potato, fried onions on a slider) walking around downtown on Troy's night out, bar is loud, (it's Friday) dinning room was nice. Great selection of beer's and drinks. Irish food nice & hot. Will go back again

Thank Retarmy42
Brunswick, New York
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were in the mood for pub food and a beer. Finnbar's has a really good selection of beers and stouts on tap. Food was good too, but nothing memorable. My husband asked for mustard for his Reuben. Imagine our surprise when we found a 50 cent charge on the bill. It felt rude and left a... More 

Thank MTMknits
New York
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133 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

We met friends at Finnbar's before a show at the Music Hall. There in plenty of time to enjoy dinner and make the show. The server asked us if we were going to a show and then told us she'd make sure we were served in plenty of time. Nice touch and nice attention to detail. Then we spent much... More 

Thank Keenefleet
Colden, New York, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

Was there on a Friday night. Cozy neighborhood atmosphere. Place was hopping and a bit loud but service was great and fish fry super. Would definitely go there again. Enjoyable.

Thank Lori Ann C
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Open for lunch a couple of days in the week, this bar has two floors, multiple rooms and is very cosy. They have a really wide variety of beer on tap. Sandwiches are very good, the cracked egg with bacon is particularly good.

Thank feralman
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Great place to hang out in Troy. Many unique spaces to eat in one restaurant. The outdoor space is cozy and relaxed. They have an ever changing beer selection and their food is very good. I love their banger sliders! The best!

Thank Mary C
East Greenbush
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

Went to dinner with friends the other nite and were looking for something low key. We found our way to Finbarr's (my first time). First times in Finnbars but have been in the building hundreds of times when it was Holmes in Watson back in the day. We decided to sit outside in the back. It was a beautiful evening... More 

1 Thank Kevin B
Portland, Maine
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

For someone like me who lived in Troy for many years when this was Holmes & Watson's, it was hard to like this new establishment. But, I have to admit the place is living up to it's geographic reputation. The food is a little heavy on the pork/cheese/everything fried side, but very tasty. There's reasonable range and diversity on the... More 

1 Thank NickyJac
Troy, New York
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

Been to Finnbar multiple times and it's always a great experience! Love the Bangers and Chicken Goojons. You can tell everything is made to order. My mouth is watering thinking about the food. We will be back over and over again!

Thank Elizabeth C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Armenian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 452 Broadway, Troy, NY 12180
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-326-3994

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?