Award-winning food.  Professional service. Dine at The Desmond.

For over 45 years Crowne Plaza Albany – The Desmond Hotel has been a leader in Albany restaurants, providing outstanding dining to both local residents and hotel guests.  Our new restaurant and lounge Mr. D’s, has been completely transformed and provides a delicious and memorable experience with award-winning food and service from our culinary and waitstaff teams.

We are proud to have received many culinary awards over the years in our restaurants including the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence, the AAA Four Diamond award, and the American Culinary Federation award.


Desmond Bread Pudding
Our Bread Pudding is a guest favorite, so many people have asked for the recipe over the years that we decided to share it with you!

Desmond Bread Pudding Recipe

modern American menu