The Olde English Pub

Relaxing English Pub for those who want an authentic experience

It’s Boxing Day!
We’re serving up classic bubble & squeak, $1 off English draughts, and roast dinner to celebrate!

Happy (almost) Christmas! Last call at 5pm today, closed Christmas Day, and loads of specials to celebrate the Holidays through New Year’s Day!

Join us NYE for a very British New Year! 7pm champagne toast as Big Ben strikes midnight in London, $35 endless English draughts from 7-10pm, dinner specials (bangers & mash, roast dinner, and more!)

#oldeenglishpub #downtownalbany #averybritishnewyear #happychristmas

Everyone seems to be coming down with something this Holiday season, but don’t fret, we’ve got just the thing to get you back on your feet.
Try a Penicillin cocktail: Famous Grouse, Islay Scotch Rinse, honey, lemon & ginger.

Check out our Holiday plans!
12/23-12/31 Roast Dinner available each day: Daily roast, mashed potatoes, roasted winter veggies, Yorkshire pudding & gravy $18 (except Christmas Day, closed).
Christmas Eve: open 11am - last call at 5pm.
Christmas: Closed
Boxing Day: Bubble & squeak special,
$1 off all English draughts, 1/2 price mimosas & Bloody Marys
NYE: $35 endless English draughts 7-10pm, champagne toast at 7pm, dinner specials featuring British favorites (bangers & mash, Roast Dinner). Closing at 11pm.

Discover Albany

Thank you, Discover Albany!

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful. Cozy up next to one of Albany's best fireplaces at The Olde English Pub, Druthers Brewing Company, The City Beer Hall, C.H. Evans Brewing Albany Pump Station or Speak Easy 518.

Fancy endless British pints & dinner specials? Perfect, because your favorite little pub is doing just that for New Year’s Eve.

Join us for a very British NYE! Our evening will begin at 7pm with a complimentary champagne toast as Big Ben strikes midnight across the pond. Then, spend your night celebrating like a Brit with...

• $35 endless draughts from 7-10pm
• Classic British favorites from open to close, including Bangers & Mash and Roast Dinner (regular menu also available)

✨We’ll be closing up at 11pm, so all of our Olde English crew can ring in 2019 with their friends & family✨

Downtown Albany, New York Discover Albany

We’re feeling festive this Sunday morning! Brunch is running til 3pm and we’re prepping the Yorkshire’s for Sunday Roast beginning at 4pm!

Sunday Roast:
Chicken & Leek roast, mashed potatoes, root veggies & Yorkshire pudding.

#oldeenglishpub #518eats #downtownalbany #littlehousewithbeerinit #sundaybrunch #sundayroast

Voting has begun!
This #littlehousewithbeerinit is looking like the #littlehousewithcheerinit for the Holidays! Vote for your favorite little pub, well, because every vote strokes our little ego 🤭

Downtown is #lit this holiday season! ✨🎄 23 businesses are participating in the first-ever
Downtown Albany Decorating Contest, and YOU get to choose the winner!

🗳️ Vote for your favorite display by “liking” (or “loving”) its photo in this album.

BONUS: By voting, you’ll be automatically entered to win a $50 gift card to the #downtownAlbany business of your choice and an exclusive downtown Albany t-shirt!

IMPORTANT: Votes must be received by 11:59 PM on Monday, December 31 to count. The Downtown Albany Decorating Contest Champion will win a specially-designed trophy from local artist Daydream Hunter Creations (and of course, neighborhood-wide bragging rights)!

Photos really don’t do these beautiful and festive decorations justice, so we strongly encourage you to check them out in-person while finishing up your holiday shopping, enjoying dinner and a show, or relaxing at one of Downtown’s spas and salons.

REMEMBER: You can also vote in-person by picking up a ballot at the Fort Orange Holiday Market events on December 14 and 21 (5 PM – 9 PM at 488 Broadway), the Downtown Albany, New York BID Office (21 Lodge Street, open 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Monday – Friday), or Albany City Hall (24 Eagle Street, open 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Monday – Friday).

If you would like to download the ballot as a PDF, you can do that here 👉 https://downtownalbany.org/DowntownDecoratingContest

Not done with your Holiday shopping yet? No worries!
Olde English shirts, beanies, growlers & gift cards make the perfect presents. If you can’t make it down, send us an email (theoldeenglish@gmail.com) or give us a ring on 518-434-6533 and we can mail you gift cards right to you!

The Beer of the Week is Newcastle! Enjoy $5 pints from 11am-6pm and check out our new discounted happy days menu- $10 Wings, $6 Dipping Fries & $6 half sized Mac & Cheese!

Irish Session tonight at 7pm. If you’ve never been before, come give it a try. You know, if you’re into that festive, live music, fireplace going, drinks pouring, general evening full of cheer kind of thing.

#oldeenglishpub #downtownalbany #albanyny #irishsession #irishmusicsession #livemusic #littlehousewithbeerinit

Our favorite night of the month is here, live Irish music played at 7pm by this fine group of people right in the middle of the dinning room. Add in the holiday decorations and the new menu and we’re all 😍
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The new menu is here and we’re pretty chuffed. Here are a few of our new favorite starters including Scotch eggs, crab & shrimp cakes, and naanchos with beet hummus!

Ehem, ehem 👋🏼 we know of a little house in #downtownalbany that LOVES decorating for the Holidays!
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Swing by and see us at the Fort Orange Holiday Market tonight from 5-9pm!

We’ve got some fuel to keep you going while you’re getting that holiday shopping done. Hot Welsh Leek & Potato Soup, Kedgeree & Dumplings, Yum!

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Did you know you can host your own private event on New Year’s Eve at the pub? This year, we’re switching things up a bit and offering our private upstairs dining room OR THE ENTIRE PUB for your private event. We have a variety of cocktail, family or buffet style catering and can make adjustments to meet the needs of you and all of your friends! Have a festive party or host a NYE wedding, just throwing that idea out there 😉
Email us at oldeenglishevents@gmail.com for inquiries.

Brunch today 10am - 2pm with a few specials to treat yourself to!
The Scotch Egg & our new Bloody Molly recipe topped with feta-stuffed Spanish olive, shrimp, heirloom tomato, lemon & lime.

Eggcited is an understatement!

BRUNCH SPECIAL TOMORROW 10am-2pm, SCOTCH EGGS!!

Next time you’re down, don’t forget to swing by the selfie station inside the phone booth! It’s now fully decorated for the holidays and the perfect spot to take a festive photo at the #oldeenglishpub
Don’t forget to tag us so we can see all your beautiful faces!

#happyholidays #selfiestation #littlehousewithbeerinit #downtownalbany #albanyny #phonebooth #englishpub #checkoutthosebeanies #oldeenglishmerch #discoveralbany @downtownalbany @discoveralbany

Our fundraiser for Homeless Action Committee/Joseph’s House & Shelter is off to a great start! Have your ($1) Polaroid photo taken to hang behind the bar, and all the funds raised go right to a great cause!

#downtownalbany #oldeenglishpub

Tomorrow’s a BIG day for us SMALL businesses! We’re so happy to be taking part in #smallbusinesssaturday in #downtownalbany.
We’re offering $25 gift cards for $20, discounts on merchandise and $20 growlers fills of ANY draught.
Also, ask your server to take your polaroid photo to hang on our wall for $1, and we’ll donate all the funds raised to Joseph’s House/HAC over the holiday season! Don’t forget, our phone box is now open as a festive selfie station for the season, so snap away and be sure to tag us!

@downtownalbany #albanyny #oldeenglishpub #littlehousewithbeerinit #shopsmall #shopsmallshoplocal #smallbusinesses

We have so much to be thankful for this year, especially our patrons, Downtown Albany and last but certainly not least, our amazing team that works together every day to make the pub what it is!

Check out our festive fundraiser the next time you’re in where we’re raising funds forHomeless Action Committee/Joseph’s House!

Did you know you can host your own private event on New Year’s Eve at the pub? This year, we’re switching things up a bit and offering our private upstairs dining room OR THE ENTIRE PUB for your private event. We have a variety of cocktail, family or buffet style catering and can make adjustments to meet the needs of you and all your friends! Have a festive party or host a NYE wedding, just throwing that idea out there 😉
Email us at oldeenglishevents@gmail.com for inquiries.

Tomorrow night, come and get festive at the pub! Girl Blue will be singing, drinks will be flowing & we can’t think of a better way to start off this Thanksgiving Holiday!

We’re kicking of the Holiday weekend with something we’re truly thankful for- Girl Blue’s pipes! Wednesday, 11/21, our favorite Girl Blue wi ll be doing what she does best at the #oldeenglishpub at 7pm!
Kitchen open til 10pm, but we’ll be serving wings & fries til 11pm to soak up those drinks! $5 Guinness & $4 Picklebacks!

#girlblue #downtownalbany Downtown Albany, New York #littlehousewithbeerinit #thanksgivingeve #happythanksgiving

We’re kicking of the Holiday weekend with something we’re truly thankful for- Girl Blue’s pipes! Wednesday, 11/21, our favorite Girl Blue wi ll be doing what she does best at the #oldeenglishpub at 7pm!
Kitchen open til 10pm, but we’ll be serving wings & fries til 11pm to soak up those drinks! $5 Guinness & $4 Picklebacks!

#girlblue #downtownalbany Downtown Albany, New York #littlehousewithbeerinit #thanksgivingeve #happythanksgiving

Sundays are the best days!
Roasted pork, stuffing, turnips, carrots, Yorkshire pudding & gravy today from 3pm on.

What are you up to tomorrow? We have plans and they include...
Buy One, Get One Mimosas, Bloody Marys & Sangria during brunch.
While you’re at it, mention this post and have a stuffed pepper & poached egg starter for $5 when you order 2 or more brunch entrees for your table!

#sundayfunday #brunch #oldeenglishpub #downtownalbany #bogo

New Olde English ringer Ts and embroidered beanies now in stock at the #oldeenglishpub (while supplies last)!

Screen Designs Inc.

New merch is in and we’re pretty smitten!

NEW MERCH ALERT : Rock Your Favorite English Pub’s Ringer Tee! 🤘🏻🇬🇧🤘🏻 | The Olde English Pub #SupportLocal

HAPPY DAYS SPECIALS for this perfect snow day at the #littlehousewithbeerinit Beginning at 11am, $5 select pints, $6 dipping fries, $10/dz wings of your choice, and don’t forget to pick out one of our new beanies for $10 to keep you cozy!
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Our favorite night of the month is tonight, Irish Session! Grab a seat, a beer & we’ll also provide the (free) entertainment!

As a small token of appreciation, we’re offering veterans 25% off a lunch or dinner tomorrow, 11/12.
Thank you for your service!

So happy it’s FRYday? Now keep that cheer going all weekend long with...
Jacks Abby Copper Legend Pints for $4 and if it’s your birthday, fill your teacup with Jacks Abby for no extra charge! (While supplies last)
Daily Meat Pies- Beefy French Onion
Chef’s Special Mac & Cheese- Ham & Crispy Bacon
Fried Fish Sandwiches for $12
New Olde English Merchandise!

New Olde English merchandise is coming in! This week, embroidered beanies in a variety of colors to keep that noggin warm this winter.

Treat yourself- it is Friday after all!

Today’s Special Mac & Cheese baked with roasted Brussels & Gorgonzola might be a good place to start 🤷🏼‍♂️

Happy Halloween, everyone! Swing by tonight, we’ll be celebrating in our haunted little house, along with all of our resident 👻

Remember to cast your vote for your favorite canine costume... Ehem!!

PHOTO GROUP 1 of 3 🎃🐾 Hounds of Halloween II: Return of the Costumed Doggos Costumed Canine Contest

DIRECTIONS FOR COSTUME CONTEST:

▪️ Please cast your vote by "liking" your favorite costumed canine photo!
▪️ Voting is active through 11:59 PM on October 31.
▪️ Winners will be announced and contacted via Facebook or email on Thursday, November 1.
▪️ The 3 photos with the most likes (out of all three photo groups) will win first, second, and third place prizes.

It’s almost happy hour, and we’re ready to start pouring. Come down and enjoy $5 pints of Newcastle, our Beer of the Week!

Remember these favorites?!

We’re bringing back those meat pie specials just in time for this cold weather. Today’s Special is spiced brisket & veggies and ALL the puff pastry, of course!

#oldeenglishpub #littlehousewithbeerinit #lunchspecial #meatpie #downtownalbany #pubfare

Only 3 seats left for our murder mystery event on 10/30. Email oldeenglishevents@gmail.com to reserve your spots now!

MURDER MYSTERY EVENT!
Join us on Tuesday, October 30, for an exciting evening figuring out who dunnit in our next Victorian era murder mystery!
Light fare will be some of our classics along with some Victorian-inspired treats. Costumes encouraged!
Tickets: Include murder mystery participation and light fare. Purchase by emailing oldeenglishevents@gmail.com, $25 + tax & gratuity. Limited tickets available.

A friendly reminder that we’ll be closed for brunch for a private event today! We’ll open our doors to the public at 2pm for lunch, dinner and our weekly Sunday Roast!

We’re hosting a private brunch event tomorrow, 10/21. But don’t worry, our doors will open back up to the public at 2pm! Swing down then to enjoy the last bit of the weekend with us.

We’re hosting a private brunch event tomorrow, 10/21. But don’t worry, our doors will open back up to the public at 2pm! Swing down then to enjoy the last bit of the weekend with us.

HAPPY HOUNDS OF HALLOWEEN!
Downtown Albany, New York

Downtown Albany, New York

This Saturday!!! 🐶🎃

Happy Howl-o-ween! On Saturday, October 20, beastly beagles, ghoulish golden retrievers, and spooky schnauzers will return to roam the streets of downtown Albany for the Downtown Albany BID's second annual puppy trick-or-treating event: Hounds of Halloween!

Dress up your doggo for the Costumed Canine Contest and stop by local businesses for unique Halloween treats for pups and people.

A $5.00 suggested donation to benefit the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society will get you a handmade Hounds of Halloween trick-or-treating bag and guide to all the stops!

MURDER MYSTERY EVENT!
Join us on Tuesday, October 30, for an exciting evening figuring out who dunnit in our next Victorian era murder mystery!
Light fare will be some of our classics along with some Victorian-inspired treats. Costumes encouraged!
Tickets: Include murder mystery participation and light fare. Purchase by emailing oldeenglishevents@gmail.com, $25 + tax & gratuity. Limited tickets available.

We’ll see you Tuesday!
Monday, 10/15, we’re closed because we’ll be celebrating our brilliant and dedicated staff for the day.

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683 Broadway
Albany, NY
12207

Opening Hours

Monday 11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday 11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday 11:00 - 01:00
Thursday 11:00 - 02:00
Friday 11:00 - 02:00
Saturday 11:00 - 02:00
Sunday 10:00 - 23:00
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