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Pub, beer garden to open at site of former Schenectady brewery

Efforts made to preserve Union Street building’s history

Bob Parkes, general manager of the Centre Street Pub at the corner of Union Street and Broadway in Schenectady is set to open Thursday.
Photographer: Peter R. Barber
Bob Parkes, general manager of the Centre Street Pub at the corner of Union Street and Broadway in Schenectady is set to open Thursday.
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A new pub and beer garden opens Friday evening in downtown Schenectady in a spot that was once home to a brewery and a printing press. Centre Street Pub is reviving a bit of history at the corner of Union Street and Broadway. Much has been done to the property since the 1800s, when it was a rustic, two-story structure known as the Centre Street Brewery. For a long time, 308 Union St. housed a ...


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ajdjr73
March 22, 2013
8:59 a.m.

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This corner is looking good. Its really only a few steps away from the Stockade entrance across Erie Boulevard. I'm imagining it will be pleasant sitting out in the patio garden area during warmer weather. The work on this site has been going on for quite some time. Good luck.

tomkellermusic
March 22, 2013
4:10 p.m.

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Glad to hear this! That's a nice old building and I've noticed work being done but didn't know what was going on. Looking forward to checking it out & best of luck!

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