MODERN AMERICAN RESTAURANT IN ALBANY
Enjoy a new chapter in the history of dining at Crowne Plaza® Albany – The Desmond Hotel at our rebranded restaurant and bar, Mr. D’s.
Named after the hotel’s original founder and 40 year owner, John K. Desmond Jr., Mr. D’s Restaurant & Lounge features modern American menus from Executive Chef Michael St. John C.E.C. Our beautifully renovated interior features a seasonal fireplace and contemporary décor with private dining areas for meetings or celebrations. Join us for a relaxing family meal, your next business dinner, or a casual weekend brunch – Mr. D’s is the perfect spot.
Join us in Mr. D’s every day between 4:30 and 6:30PM for Albany’s best Happy Hour with small plate specials and $2 off draft beers, wines by the glass, and listed specialty cocktails.
DESMOND BREAD PUDDING
Our famous Desmond Bread Pudding is available to order online. Each packaged dessert comes in a white Crowne Plaza logo tin that feeds 8-10 guests with our English custard on the side. Note that orders are for pick up only, we are unable to ship at this time.
Interested in making our Bread Pudding at home? Enjoy a copy of the original recipe , including the delicious English custard.