The Hollow Bar + Kitchen

79 N Pearl St, Albany, NY
Capacity: 250 people

About The Hollow Bar + Kitchen

Notable restaurant, bar + lauded live music venue in Downtown Albany! Our private party space includes a performance stage, full bar, professional sound stage with space to set up banquet tables for a sit-down affair, buffet or cocktail party. Culinary Excellence The Hollow has been recognized for culinary excellence with 2020 + 2016 Rising Star Chef Competition Winners + 2018 Rising Star Chef Top Ten Finals Candidate for the accoladed annual Albany Chef's Food & Wine Festival. Whether you're interested in stopping in for dinner or hosting a party for 150 guests, the food executed from our kitchen is always on point. The Bar Our bars (we have 2 on premise) offer 24 rotating taps highlighting our craft beer program with select mainstream favorites. We offer a well-curated, affordable wine portfolio by the glass + bottle. Signature Jar Drinks, served in mason jar pints, feature seasonal cocktails using fresh ingredients. Private Parties To compliment your event, we offer In-House Entertainment Packages, for seamless event planning. Connected in the music scene, we have access to talented professionals who offer our in-house clientele DJ and Photography packages at a deep discount. For more info, please inquire within. Public Events The Hollow Bar + Kitchen is a mainstay in the Capital Region's entertainment scene. We are known for showcasing some of the top touring talent from around the country. Our live music line-up is curated carefully + it's not easy to get a gig on our stage. We are as discerning with our music as we are in the kitchen and at the bar. The music schedule is posted on our FB page + website for further programming info. The Hollow has perfected the guest experience for fun, public events such as Halloween and New Years Eve. We offer free entry always, complimentary photographer station and DJ. For Halloween we also offer a Costume Contest where the Grand Prize is a pair of tickets to every show for 1 year! Spending NYE with us means access to several seatings for a gourmet Prix Fixe Dinner, Champs Tables, professional photography, music. For one of the most competitive holidays, we bring it every time. The Hollow Bar + Kitchen is located in Downtown's entertainment hub, within walking distance to The Palace, Times Union Center, Capital Repertory Theatre and hotels including the Renaissance Albany, Hilton Albany and the Hampton Inn & Suites.

Package Pricing

Cocktail Party Menu + Open Bar Packages
$15 - $50 /person
Pricing for all event types
Buffet Sample Menus
$24 - $30 /person
Pricing for all event types
Plated Sample Menus
$25 - $32 /person
Pricing for all event types

Event Spaces

Entire Venue
Entire Venue
Venue Types
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 250
  • Special Features: On-site live music venue, which can utilized as a private party space, performance space and meeting space. The Hollow has 2 bars on premise, located in a lively downtown hub near notable cultural institutions, theaters, large concert venues and hotels.