Check out our huge selection of Greek and American breakfast, lunch and dinner dishes.

We feature new food specials every day. Try them all!

You can’t throw a great party without great food. Hire us to cater your next event.

Host your wedding, corporate event or party in our intimate event space.

Diner Food Has Never Been Better

Discover great food in Albany, NY

Are you looking for a new restaurant that’s perfect for enjoying a date night, hosting a family luncheon or savoring a delicious breakfast? The Gateway Diner can’t be beat for all three. Our bright, clean and family-friendly restaurant is ideal for every meal in Albany, NY. We have food and drinks for all ages, including small bites for the kids and an extensive drink list for adults.

Are you planning a big party? Consider throwing it at The Veteran's Room inside The Gateway Diner. Our event space can accommodate up to 60 people, and we’ll cater the get-together, too! Call 518-482-7557 today to book your room.

Discover your new favorite meal at The Gateway Diner

You’re in for a treat at The Gateway Diner in Albany, NY. Some of our regulars’ favorites include:

  • Our legendary French toast
  • Meatloaf
  • Soup
  • Beef gyro
  • Chicken n’ biscuits
  • Spanakopita with souvlaki salad
  • Cake
  • Pie
  • Pudding
  • New York cheesecake

Visit our restaurant any day of the week to try something new and delicious.

About The Gateway Diner

We’ve been “Albany’s hometown diner” since we opened our doors in 1971. We’re located off busy Central Avenue in Albany, NY – look for the neon sign when you drive up.

Our family-owned and -operated restaurant serves up delicious homemade specialties for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We serve breakfast all day long, and we change up our lunch and dinner specials every day. Order an old favorite or try something new at our Albany, NY diner.

  • The Gateway Diner

    899 Central Avenue
    Albany, NY 12206

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    Call Us
    Phone: (518) 482-7557

    Hours
    Mon: 7:00AM-11:00PM
    Tue: 7:00AM-11:00PM
    Wed: 7:00AM-11:00PM
    Thu: 7:00AM-11:00PM
    Fri: 7:00AM-1:00AM
    Sat: 7:00AM-1:00AM
    Sun: 7:00AM-11:00PM