Schenectady Places

TripWhat's travel guide to Schenectady; our list of the best things to see, including Proctors Theatre, Schenectady Museum and Glen Sanders Mansion.
  • The best place in Schenectady: Proctors Theatre

    Proctors Theatre

    432 State Street, 12305
    Proctors is the Capital Region's premier theater for Broadway shows and more. Large plays such as Phantom of the Opera have played here. Free garage parking and lower ticket prices make this an excellent alternative to NYC's Broadway. Proctors has been recently remodeled and has excellent reviews.
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  • Schenectady Museum

    15 Nott Terrace Hts, 12308
    Tuesday - Sunday, 10AM - 5PM. $3 - $5. The Schenectady Museum & Suits-Bueche Planetarium is a dynamic destination just a short drive from Albany, Saratoga, and Troy which celebrates science, invention, and imagination. The Museum explores the area’s rich technological heritage, with some of the region’s finest interactive exhibits; a must-see for families, tourists, area residents, and other visitors.
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  • Glen Sanders Mansion

    Glen Sanders Mansion

    1 Glen Avenue, Scotia, NY 12302
    Lunch: Mon-Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm Dinner: Mon-Sat 5 pm - 10 pm Sun 4 pm - 9 pm Sunday Brunch: 10:30 am - 1 pm. $$$$$. From website: Glen Sanders Mansion Restaurant is the perfect blend of the very old and the very new making it one of the most unique restaurants in the Schenectady area. Steeped in history dating back to 1658, the main dining room features double Dutch doors, with hand made hinges and original fireplaces. The perfect spot before a Proctors show, anniversary celebration or business luncheon.
  • Perreca's Bakery

    Perreca's Bakery

    33 N Jay St
    Located in the heart of Little Italy: more then just the best bread you have ever tasted!
  • The Stockade

    north of Union St
    downtown along and near the Mohawk River. The Stockade historic district is the oldest residential neighborhood in the U.S., with about 40 structures dating back to the Revolutionary War era or even earlier. Strongly recommended for lovers of early American architecture.
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  • More Perreca's Cafe

    More Perreca's Cafe

    31 North Jay Street
    Located in the heart of Little Italy: more then just the best bread you have ever tasted!
  • Cella Bistro

    Cella Bistro

    2015 Rosa Rd
    ...decidedly different...
  • Cornell's Fine Italian Cuisine

    Cornell's Fine Italian Cuisine

    39 N Jay St
    Fine Italian Cuisine located in the center of Schenectady’s emerging Little Italy on North Jay Street
  • Bangkok Bistro

    268 State St, 12305
    Located on the corner of Erie Blvd, and State street just a couple of blocks from Proctors, this restaurant though somewhat expensive has a good variety of Thai dishes.
  • Clinton's Ditch

    Clinton's Ditch

    112 S College St
    Clinton's Ditch offers something for every taste with a wide selection of food and drinks along with an atmosphere that revolves to suit your mood. From happy hours, intimate dinners, private parties, or drinks on the outside patio!
  • Scotia Diner

    Scotia Diner

    114 Mohawk Ave
    THE DINER IS A RETRO 50,TO 60 DINER LOTS OF OLD MEMBERBIALS TO LOOK AT. THE FOOD IS VERY GOOD AND MOST OF THE WAIT STAFF CAME BACK WITH US
  • Daurizios Fat Boy Style Pizza

    Daurizios Fat Boy Style Pizza

    2315 Curry Rd
    Free Delivery 518.356.4577 or 518.356.1978 As we enter our 10th year we are grateful to all our loyal and new customers. We proudly continue to serve FatBoy Style Pizza & more to Schenectady, Rotterdam & beyond. Ciao!
  • J.Watt's Barista House

    J.Watt's Barista House

    127 Mohawk Ave
    “There are things you do because they feel right & they may make no sense & they may make no money & it may be the real reason we are here; to love each other & to eat each other’s cooking & say it was good.” -storypeople
  • Bangkok Bistro Thai Restaurant

    Bangkok Bistro Thai Restaurant

    268 State St
  • Jumpin' Jack's Drive-in

    Jumpin' Jack's Drive-in

    5 Schonowee Ave
  • Nico's Pizzeria

    Nico's Pizzeria

    441 State St
  • Aperitivo Bistro

    Aperitivo Bistro

    426 State Street
    Located in Downtown Schenectady, NY, Aperitivo Bistro, is the on the leading edge of Italian Fusion cuisine. The restaurant serves Lunch Monday thru Friday and has a dinner menu Saturady and Sunday evenings.
  • The Happy Cappuccino

    The Happy Cappuccino

    185 Jay Street
    Coffee House in downtown Schenectady near Proctors Theater.
  • Ferrari's Ristorante

    Ferrari's Ristorante

    1254 Congress St
    Our Italian restaurant is the best restaurant in Schenectady and is one of the finist italian schenectady restaurants
  • Villa Italia

    226 Broadway
    Villa Italia Pasticceria Bakey - Wedding Cakes, Custom Cakes, Legendary Italian Pastry & Desserts - Schenectady, Albany, Saratoga, NY
  • Marotta's Bar-Risto

    Marotta's Bar-Risto

    611 Union St.
    Fine Italian American Dining Restaurant featuring wood fire pizzas, a full bar and a unique dining experience
  • Mr. Wasabi

    Mr. Wasabi

    1671 union street
  • Bombers Burrito Bar

    447 State Street
    A Mexican-American Bar and Grill serving huge burritos, cold beers and much more.
  • Hot Harry's Fresh Burritos

    Hot Harry's Fresh Burritos

    1725 Union St.
    Welcome to Hot Harry's Fresh Burritos Facebook Page. Here you will find out about our specials, promotions, and announcements for new locations.
  • Sicilian Pizzaria

    Sicilian Pizzaria

    1505 Van Vranken Ave
    Call us at 374-0185 to place your order. We're located at 1505 Van Vranken Avenue, next to Union College. Serving quality food at affordable prices. We deliver, too!
  • Gershon's Deli & Caterers

    1600 Union St
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