A Taste of Albany

When: Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: NYS Museum, Terrace Gallery, 222 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12230
Cost: Varies
For More Information Call: (518) 434-8021

A Taste of Albany is a culinary showcase and benefit for Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless (IPH). Sample delicious creations from over 30 Capital Region restaurants and chefs and celebrate with entertainment, live and silent auctions and more!  Held annually, the event raises critical funds to support the programs and services of IPH.

Participating Restaurants:

Culinary Showcase:

  • 1 Smart Cookie Company
  • Albany Pump Station
  • Ama Cocina
  • Angelo's 677 Prime
  • Barcelona Restaurant
  • Black & Blue Steak and Crab
  • Brown's Brewing Co.
  • Cider Belly Doughnuts
  • City Line Bar and Grill
  • Desserts by Marie Lynn Gavin
  • Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
  • Druthers Brewing Co.
  • El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant
  • EMVI Chocolate
  • Fifth Tier Baking Studio
  • The Ginger Man
  • Gourmeli's Taste
  • Grappa '72
  • Healthy Cafe Catering Co.
  • Honest Weight Food Co-Op
  • Marvalous Events, LLC
  • New World Bistro Bar
  • Nicole's Restaurant
  • Normanside
  • Old Daley Custom Catering
  • Oliva! Gourmet Olive Oils and Vinegars
  • Parish Public House
  • Reel Seafood Co.
  • Roux
  • Schenectady County Community College School of Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism
  • Soul Kitchen
  • The Hollow Bar + Kitchen
  • The Melting Pot
  • The Ruck
  • Umana Restaurant and Wine Bar
  • Upstate Wine and Spirits Co.
  • We Do Fondue
  • Wellington's
  • Yono's


  • Table of Eight: $1,000 - Eight event tickets with a designated table for your group. Table signage can reflect your business, family, or association. 
  • A Taste of Albany Honorary Committee Ticket: $150 - Make a lasting commitment in the fight against homelessness. Enjoy delicious tastes and all the amenities of A Taste of Albany. Honorary Ticket purchasers will have their name listed on the event invitation & program (March 10, 2017 deadline for printing).
  • A Taste of Albany Event Ticket: $75 - Enjoy an extensive selection of tastes from more than 30 Capital Region restaurants with complimentary beer, wine, soda, entertainment, carousel rides, and exciting auctions!
  • Wine & Dine Pull: $40 - Like the Wine Pull? You'll love the Wine & Dine Pull. Pre-purchase your tickets and select your cork during the event. Each bottle will be accompanied by a restaurant gift certificate of at least a $20 value!  PS: Wine & Diners also have chance to win a "high end" bottle of wine ranging from $30-90!  A "wine check" will be available to free your hands so you can enjoy all of the wonderful tastings of the evening!!
  • Get an ATOA Apron AND a chance to in Southwest Airlines Tickets: $40 - Everyone is a winner! For $40, receive an official A Taste of Albany apron and a 1 in 100 chance to win 2 roundtrip tickets on Southwest Airlines. Only 100 tickets/ aprons will be sold, so buy yours early to be sure you are entered! Winner will be drawn at A Taste of Albany 2017. Need not be present to win.
  • Wine Pull: $20 - Pre-purchase your tickets for the popular Wine Pull. Visit the Wine Pull table during the event to select your cork which will then be matched with a lovely bottle of wine! Wine check also available for hands-free enjoyment of the event. 

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