Welcome to The Wine Bar on Lark

Located in the heart of the vibrant Lark Street neighborhood, the Wine Bar and Bistro on Lark is the perfect place to enjoy an exceptional beverage and sample creative and delicious cuisine. Sit back and relax on our beautiful patio in the summer or in our cozy fireside booths in the winter. Our old world ambiance will make you think you’ve found a little piece of Europe tucked away right here in Albany! Our knowledgeable and friendly staff will be happy to help you pick out your new favorite refreshment and tell you all about the latest culinary innovations coming out of the kitchen.

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Today's Specials

Summer corn Chowder; red pepper relish 9

Duck Confit Salad; Napa cabbage slaw, sesame noodles, citrus, asparagus 16

Pan Seared Halibut; grilled shrimp, chopped summer salad, fingerling potato 24

Grilled Skirt Steak; skillet corn bread, chili butter, pickled jalapenos 14

What's New

Did you know that our menu is nearly entirely gluten free? You do now!!! Any item marked with an asterisk on our menu is, or can be made, gluten free.


Chef/Owner Kevin P. Everleth
Sous Chef Abigail Ruddy

Meet Us!


Kevin Everleth Nick Ruscitto

Kevin Everleth

Chef Owner

A classically trained Culinary Institute of America graduate who specializes in French cuisine.

Nick Ruscitto

Executive Chef

Trained at Schenectady Community College, his expertise and creativity are truly amazing.