"Every empty bottle is filled with stories."
Where We Came From
Jerry Aumand opened the original Lionheart Blues Cafe on Lark Street in 1992. Since its opening day, the pub has led the craft beer revolution in the Capital District. Jerry transition the Lionheart to its current location in 2003, allowing more space for craft beer on tap, English steel-tip dart boards, and pool tables.
Who We Are
The Lionheart Pub and Brewery is Albany’s largest & hottest mid-town nightspot. A classic watering hole, the Lionheart offers lots of fun and a friendly staff. The Lionheart is truly a beer lover's paradise with the absolute best of American micro-brews & quality imports ever to slide past your lips, to include three constantly rotating draft beers drafts that are brewed on site. A delicious liquid backdrop of 45 premium drafts plus numerous high-end vodkas, tequilas, single malt scotches & quality wines adorn the bar. When not listening to acoustic soloist and duos on Friday nights, patrons enjoy a state of the art jukebox with Thursday night karaoke, an expansive seasonal sidewalk patio, pool tables, 20 English steel-tip dart boards & even free popcorn, setting the tone for a can’t miss good time. Moreover, the Lionheart Pub and The Pub and Brewery now has a kitchen serving a limited menu of tasty flat bread pizzas, pretzels, meat and cheese platters, and desserts.