The Cuckoo's Nest

The Cuckoo's Nest We’re serving up the freshest, most inovative takes on regional Southern fare, created by the culinary minds that brought you Crave. 234 Western Ave. Albany NY 12203
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Every day is a great day to enjoy The Cuckoos Nest shrimp and grits
04/02/2019

Every day is a great day to enjoy The Cuckoos Nest shrimp and grits

Tonight’s appetizer special is Chicken liver Pâté with Strawberry Jam and Roasted Peanuts, served with Poblano Corn ...
03/30/2019

Tonight’s appetizer special is Chicken liver Pâté with Strawberry Jam and Roasted Peanuts, served with Poblano Corn Cakes

Looking for something light and fresh? The Cuckoos Nest wedge salad is what you need
03/28/2019

Looking for something light and fresh? The Cuckoos Nest wedge salad is what you need

You asked and asked and we are finally saying YES to Saturday brunches! Now taking reservations for Saturday brunches wh...
03/26/2019

You asked and asked and we are finally saying YES to Saturday brunches! Now taking reservations for Saturday brunches which will begin April 20th! We love spending our weekends with you 🐥

If you haven’t already, it’s time to call the cuckoos nest for your brunch reservations. Don’t forget we have a pa...
03/23/2019

If you haven’t already, it’s time to call the cuckoos nest for your brunch reservations. Don’t forget we have a parking lot in the back 🚗🐥

03/22/2019

This pulled pork sandwich on our lunch menu is the comfort food you need when the first day of spring has passed but it’s still snowing in Albany 🐥

Is there anything better than our warm delicious buttermilk biscuits now served lunch, brunch and dinner 😍🐥 don’...
03/21/2019

Is there anything better than our warm delicious buttermilk biscuits now served lunch, brunch and dinner 😍🐥 don’t forget we have a parking lot in the back!

03/18/2019

Would you like to see the Cuckoos Nest open for Saturday brunch

03/17/2019

Pecan encrusted French toast coming right up! Sunday means brunch and The Cuckoos Nest has the best brunch in town. Don’t forget we have a parking lot in the back!

It’s almost Sunday and that means Benedict’s at The Cuckoo’s Nest
03/16/2019

It’s almost Sunday and that means Benedict’s at The Cuckoo’s Nest

Buttermilk fried oysters served st lunch, brunch and dinner 🐥
03/15/2019

Buttermilk fried oysters served st lunch, brunch and dinner 🐥

Everyone has a favorite, and I’m pretty sure our grit tots top a lot of lists
03/13/2019

Everyone has a favorite, and I’m pretty sure our grit tots top a lot of lists

The cuckoos nest deviled eggs are so creamy, so bright, so delicious. The perfect bite
03/10/2019

The cuckoos nest deviled eggs are so creamy, so bright, so delicious. The perfect bite

The beauty on this plate 😍 mashed potato, short ribs, carrots, made to order onion rings, gravy 😍 am I allowed to ...
02/28/2019

The beauty on this plate 😍 mashed potato, short ribs, carrots, made to order onion rings, gravy 😍 am I allowed to eat this every day?

Say it with us, jambalaya 😍👏🏽 smoked chicken, andouille sausage, shrimp all served in a smokey tomato broth ove...
02/26/2019

Say it with us, jambalaya 😍👏🏽 smoked chicken, andouille sausage, shrimp all served in a smokey tomato broth over rice served with a side of cornbread 🐥

Fried green tomatoes, pimento, bacon, ranch, dill 😍 need we say more? Available brunch,  lunch and dinner. Parking in...
02/22/2019

Fried green tomatoes, pimento, bacon, ranch, dill 😍 need we say more? Available brunch, lunch and dinner. Parking in the back 🚗

Shorty!!!! Here is our third member of the soul bowls section of our lunch menu. Short ribs, mushrooms, bell peppers, ch...
02/20/2019

Shorty!!!! Here is our third member of the soul bowls section of our lunch menu. Short ribs, mushrooms, bell peppers, cheese served over choice of Mac and cheese or grits 😍🥰👏🏽🐥

Chicken wings on deck!
02/18/2019

Chicken wings on deck!

Sunday mornings should consist of sausage gravy and cheesy grit tots
02/17/2019

Sunday mornings should consist of sausage gravy and cheesy grit tots

Shrimp and grits ❣️ fall in love with southern cooking with the love of your life all weekend
02/16/2019

Shrimp and grits ❣️ fall in love with southern cooking with the love of your life all weekend

If you didn’t come in on Valentine’s Day, here’s what you missed. 12oz center cut strip steak, two shrimp stuffed ...
02/15/2019

If you didn’t come in on Valentine’s Day, here’s what you missed. 12oz center cut strip steak, two shrimp stuffed with horseradish wrapped in bacon, truffle mashed potato and asparagus ❣️

Our soul bowls have quickly become a fan favorite, how could they not be when you can get pulled pork, Caroline BBQ, col...
02/08/2019

Our soul bowls have quickly become a fan favorite, how could they not be when you can get pulled pork, Caroline BBQ, coleslaw over macaroni and cheese

Make this the most memorable Valentine’s Day yet at the cuckoos nest 🐥❤️
02/05/2019

Make this the most memorable Valentine’s Day yet at the cuckoos nest 🐥❤️

Start your super bowl pregame right at the cuckoos nest 🐥
02/03/2019

Start your super bowl pregame right at the cuckoos nest 🐥

Fried green tomatoes, pimento, bacon, ranch, dill 🥰👏🏽🐥  open for dinner at 5pm. Parking lot in the back!
02/02/2019

Fried green tomatoes, pimento, bacon, ranch, dill 🥰👏🏽🐥 open for dinner at 5pm. Parking lot in the back!

Join us for the amazing event to help support a really amazing cause on February 20th from 5:30-7:30
01/31/2019

Join us for the amazing event to help support a really amazing cause on February 20th from 5:30-7:30

Funfetti cake on deck at cuckoos nest today 💕
01/30/2019

Funfetti cake on deck at cuckoos nest today 💕

Time to vote!!!! Thank you thank you to all our amazing guests who voted us into the finals! Please take a moment to vot...
01/28/2019

Time to vote!!!! Thank you thank you to all our amazing guests who voted us into the finals! Please take a moment to vote for us again! https://m.timesunion.com/bestof2019/

Towers on towers of fried chicken, biscuits and corn bread
01/26/2019

Towers on towers of fried chicken, biscuits and corn bread

Tomorrow is calling for frigid temps ❄️ stop by for some chili topped with pimento and cheddar cheese served with fr...
01/25/2019

Tomorrow is calling for frigid temps ❄️ stop by for some chili topped with pimento and cheddar cheese served with fresh baked corn bread

Another new lunch item, pulled pork, Carolina BBQ, coleslaw, all served on one of our famous buttermilk biscuits
01/23/2019

Another new lunch item, pulled pork, Carolina BBQ, coleslaw, all served on one of our famous buttermilk biscuits

It’s national southern food day!! Celebrate at the cuckoos nest!!
01/22/2019

It’s national southern food day!! Celebrate at the cuckoos nest!!

Tomorrow ! I hope you didn’t forget about our new lunch menu because it sure didn’t forget about you! Parking lot be...
01/21/2019

Tomorrow ! I hope you didn’t forget about our new lunch menu because it sure didn’t forget about you! Parking lot behind the building!

It breaks our hearts to close for brunch but the weather had other plans for us today. Everyone stay safe and warm!
01/20/2019

It breaks our hearts to close for brunch but the weather had other plans for us today. Everyone stay safe and warm!

Another Cuckoos Nest soul bowl combination, macaroni & cheese, pulled pork, Carolina style BBQ, cole slaw. Lunch is serv...
01/18/2019

Another Cuckoos Nest soul bowl combination, macaroni & cheese, pulled pork, Carolina style BBQ, cole slaw. Lunch is served at 1130!

Rolling out our new lunch menu starting today, one of our new additions are the Soul Bowls. Choice of grits or Mac & che...
01/17/2019

Rolling out our new lunch menu starting today, one of our new additions are the Soul Bowls. Choice of grits or Mac & cheese topped with different, delicious combinations. Featured here is the Hot Chick, fried chicken, bacon, hot sauce, ranch, gruyere 😍🐥

Last day to nominate cuckoos nest!!
01/14/2019

Last day to nominate cuckoos nest!!

Bacon infused vodka pretty much have us living for Sunday brunch 🐥
01/12/2019

Bacon infused vodka pretty much have us living for Sunday brunch 🐥

01/10/2019

96% of our guests order biscuits with their meal. Come and find out why! They are the best biscuits you will ever eat 🐥

Getting our fried chicken in a tower, a basket, or a box, is the only bird you should be worried about 🐥👀
01/07/2019

Getting our fried chicken in a tower, a basket, or a box, is the only bird you should be worried about 🐥👀

Wake up Albany it’s time for brunch! 🐥
01/06/2019

Wake up Albany it’s time for brunch! 🐥

Grit tots, sausage gravy, hot sauce, cheddar. Available lunch, brunch and dinner
01/05/2019

Grit tots, sausage gravy, hot sauce, cheddar. Available lunch, brunch and dinner

https://m.timesunion.com/bestof2019/Vote for the cuckoos nest! Family owned, best southern, best chef (Devin Ziemann) be...
01/04/2019

https://m.timesunion.com/bestof2019/

Vote for the cuckoos nest! Family owned, best southern, best chef (Devin Ziemann) best BBQ, best brunch? Is that a thing? It should be! The list goes on 🐥🍗 if you haven’t tried us nows the time! So you can vote with confidence 👌🏼

Happy new year! Get down to the cuckoos nest for lunch and try our BBQ fried chicken sandwich. House BBQ, coleslaw, ched...
01/03/2019

Happy new year! Get down to the cuckoos nest for lunch and try our BBQ fried chicken sandwich. House BBQ, coleslaw, cheddar, bacon. pictured here with our macaroni and cheese 🧀

Happy new year!
01/02/2019

Happy new year!

Address

234 Western Ave
Albany, NY
12203

Opening Hours

Tuesday 11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday 11:30 - 21:30
Thursday 11:30 - 21:30
Friday 11:30 - 22:00
Saturday 17:00 - 22:00
Sunday 11:00 - 15:00

Telephone

5186507215

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