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Lauded chef Paul Ozimek plates fresh and seasonal dishes, such as duck cassoulet

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taste - Downtown: Contemporary American Cuisine at taste (Half Off). Two Options Available.

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  • $25 for $50 worth of contemporary American cuisine
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The dinner menu includes veal osso buco ($31), grilled porterhouse pork chop ($29), and blood orange crusted scallops (small portion $20/large $31). View full menus here.

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Chef Mark D. Graham crafts menus at taste that showcase culinary techniques honed over more than two decades in the kitchen, including several years working as the sous chef at the Palo Alto Spago under Wolfgang Puck and Michael French. It was time well-spent—his menu presents inventive New American cuisine that led the Times Union to declare the chef's vision as being "bright, creative and precisely tuned...Graham isn't shy about crafting a menu that tempts you to try favorites of his you may have forgotten about or never sampled to begin with." Carnivores can delight in savory, slow-braised short ribs, Lover's Leap pork belly, or grilled filet mignon and the envious stares of nearby diners. Those who prefer their meals via sea can indulge in the halibut filet accented with salsa verde and summer couscous salad or salmon elegantly laced with asparagus butter.

Customer Reviews

611 Ratings

Great service.....
Lonnie G. · January 9, 2015
Food was great, not large servings, but excellent choices, flavor, presentation. Going early on a non-event night was a good idea, allowing for a nice quiet dinner. Pleasant waitstaff.
George M. · January 9, 2015
Very creative menu especially for those who avoid gluten. Excellent fish and meat dishes, good ambience. Give it a try you won't be disappointed. Like the pre-fixed menu style!
James K. · January 4, 2015
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    Downtown

    45 Beaver Street

    Albany, NY 12207

    +15186943322

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