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Lionheart Pub

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Lionheart PubLionheart Pub
very good

28 Ratings
Ratings: 28
Reviews: 20
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 16.11%
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar ]

448 Madison Ave
Albany, New York, 12208-3601
United States
phone: (518) 436-9530

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Reviews by Avryle:
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4.1/5  rDev +4.9%

With 30+ taps, this would be the #1 beer spot in Albany if it weren't for Mahars up the road. Though, it should be noted that there are two different Lionhearts- Day Lionheart & Night Lionheart. Somebody else made this point in their review and its true. The grown-ups tend to swing by for a pint at happy hour. The day folk know how to have a beer or two or three without making an ass out of themselves or puking on their own shoes. I find that the night crowd is comprised largely of Albany law & pharmy students guzzling steel bottles of goat urine or a Heineken if they're drinking "good beer" that night.

HAPPY HOUR 4-7pm, now its $3 for most stuff and $4 for big brews like Southern Tier Choklat.
And with 30+ taps, they have a pretty darn good selection many micros, locals & imports: Southern Tier, Captain Lawrence, Saranac, Brooklyn, Allagash, Harpoon, Magic Hat, Boulder, Lagunitas, Rogue, Corsendonk, Youngs, Spaten, etc. Of course there is also the macro-swill.

For your significant other, friends, etc. that aren't into beer, they also have a full bar mixing pineapple boom-booms and things that end in -tini.

Avryle, Mar 24, 2008
More User Reviews:
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

PaleAleWalt, Sep 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

Niedzws, Aug 12, 2014
Photo of Troy518
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Troy518, Jun 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

wisegreensoul, Jun 10, 2014
Photo of NJBeer265
4/5  rDev +2.3%

NJBeer265, Jun 08, 2014
Photo of GreesyFizeek
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

A place of extremes. Great draft selection but a dirty crowded atmosphere that is severely lacking. Good prices on the large tap selection- about 30-40 taps. Tried a Brandy Barrel-Aged Lagunitas Imperial Stout, a real B-side of a selection there.

Unfortunately, the bar is a college bro hangout. The place is dirty, small, and crowded, and infested with popped collar douchebag types. Absolutely not recommended past 8 or 9pm for this reason.

GreesyFizeek, Jan 27, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

jmdrpi, Nov 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

MikePags, Nov 11, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

mctizzz, Oct 14, 2013
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Lionheart Pub in Albany, NY
89 out of 100 based on 28 ratings.