Villa DI Como
286 LARK ST ALBANY, NEW YORK
a PASSION FOR PIZZA
Owner and Executive Chef, Ali Celik, opened 288 Lark Wine &
Tap in 2019. He is now opening up Villa Di Como Pizzeria &
Ristorante at 286 Lark St, serving authentic Italian food, wine, and
locally sourced craft beverages. Celik purchased 286 & 288 Lark
Street in 2017, taking extensive measures to historically preserve
and renovate the properties.
Chef Ali is focusing on pizza at Villa Di Como and hopes to
change your pizza game. He focuses on serving more authentic Italian
food in a beautiful atmosphere where you can happily celebrate
your special dates with your loved ones.
Ali is able to accommodate larger groups at Villa Di Como than
288 Lark Wine & Tap. He has many great things to offer such as
delicious wine from all over the world, craft beer, hand crafted
cocktails, limoncello, grappa and dessert wines, Northern Italian
Tiramisu and Sicilian Cannolis.
Come on in and enjoy. Make Villa Di Como Pizzeria &
Ristorante one of your favorite restaurants.
a PASSION FOR AUTHENTIC ITALIAN FOOD
We are currently serving dine-in by reservation only. Please text 518-475-7777 your reservation requests with your full name, number of party and time that you would like to dine in as early as possible to secure a table.
We do offer take out by text only as well 518-475-7777. We kindly ask that please try to text your take out orders anytime during the day prior to 4 pm to guarantee food especially Fridays and Saturdays. When dining room is busy we may not be able to respond to you. We do not answer the telephone calls at this time.
Owner and Executive Chef, Ali Celik, opened 288 Lark Wine & Tap in 2019. He then opened Villa Di Como Ristorante at next door 286 Lark St in 2020. Celik purchased 286 & 288 Lark Street in 2017, taking extensive measures to historically preserve and renovate the properties. Chef Ali is from Lake Como, Italy cooks unique authentic Italian food with a big wine list and locally sourced craft beverages in the ambiance of an Italian villa.
At Villa di Como, we provide a professional, yet homey style of hospitality that makes our guest feel welcome, warm, and happy in our Villa di Como. We do have a general and a private dining room with a bar. We are the perfect restaurant to celebrate your special dates with your loved ones.
Chef Ali imports his ingredients directly from Italy. In addition to our authentic Italian food and gourmet personal pizzas we have many great things to offer such as HOT ITALIAN OIL, delicious Vanilla Gelato and special wine from all over the world, heavily from Italy, hand crafted Italian cocktails, local craft beer, limoncello from Lake Como, double "00" soft wheat flour from Amalfi Coast, Northern Italian Tiramisu and Cannoli from Palermo, Sicily, Italy.
Come on in and enjoy! Make Villa Di Como Ristorante one of your favorite restaurants.