Quality Inn Central
1632 Central Ave.
Albany, NY 12205
Phone: (518) 456-8811
Fax: (518) 456-0811
This vendor of fine cigars and other tobacco-related items is located in the bedroom community of Colonie right along Central Avenue. Inside, visitors will find a wide assortment of cigars, cigarettes, cigarillos and even hookahs, of which you can imbibe upon as well as buy. The owners have brands such as Macanudo, Rocky Patel, Romeo y Julieta and many more. Additionally, keep aware of their calendar because the store hosts events throughout the year. Some include tastings and giveaways as well as the popular Stogies, Bogies and Brews golf tournament. Habana also provides professional cigar rollers which will make a stogie on-the-spot for your next event.
This shopping center is full of specialty stores, boutiques, a food court, and fine dining restaurants.
The Colonie Center delivers a great shopping experience just northwest of downtown Albany. All of the big-box name-brand retailers are here, such as Bath & Body Works, Gap, Barnes and Noble, Sephora and Macy's. The big draw however is the L.L. Bean retail store (the only one in New York) which sells fly fishing supplies, clothes, outdoor gear and an innumerable amount of items for the home.
Zombie Planet is Albany's answer to New York City's popular Forbidden Planet comic megastore. Though not as large, Zombie Planet specializes in stocking many different role-playing card games like Warhammer and Magic, The Gathering. They also feature a large assortment of comics, toys and other cool figurines. The shop always holds forums, events and games for kids of all ages to compete against each other.
Crossgates Mall offers great shopping, dining, and entertainment in Albany. Shop-til-you-drop at the many well-known stores that are located here, such as Banana Republic, Buckle, Delia's, and J.Crew among others. If you get hungry, diverse dining options include Great Wraps, The Melting Pot, and Cajun Cafe. There's also a Dave & Buster's and IMAX theater inside, where you can watch that latest blockbusters in supreme comfort.
Stuyvesant Plaza is a small outdoor shopping complex on Western Avenue. This shopping center is a great alternative to the bigger malls in the region with specialty retailers like Coldwater Creek, Crabtree & Evelyn, The Book House and Eastern Mountain Sports. There are more than 50 stores here for shoppers to browse. Stuyvesant Plaza is a place where you can get all of your gift shopping errands completed at one single location.
Pearl Grant Richmans is one of those stores where visitors always find that unique, one-of-a-kind gift for the person who has everything. Similar to the world-famous Tiffany's, PGR is known for its little boxes, albeit these ones are burgundy and silver. They have six different departments which include custom invitations & announcements, chocolates, women's accessories, made in USA gifts, baby items and bridal & tableware. Each department holds something novel and independently made, from jewelry to ceramics, visitors will be pleased at the selection.
The Different Drummer’s Kitchen specializes in selling every item imaginable needed to cook, bake, fry or roast anything. In addition to bakeware, cutlery, cookbooks, furniture, and appliances, the kitchen also serves as an instructional resource for chefs and cooks from all walks of life and skill levels. Classes include instruction on knife-skills, gluten-free cooking, cake decorating, vegan basics and much, much more.
Offering a variety of only the best fine handmade cigars and products. An Aficionado retailer.
Ambiance is a floral design studio known for thinking outside the vase.
Target is your one-stop shopping destination for the entire family. Stylish clothing for women, men, and children is available at reasonable prices. Decorate your home with colorful furnishings and accessories, or enhance your active lifestyle by shopping in the sporting goods department. Whatever you need for yourself, your family, or your home, you're likely to find it at Target.
Since 1898, this florist has features design styles ranging from traditional to contemporary.