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98 Johnson Road, 9 B, not 98 which is residential, Latham, NY 12110
+1 518-785-7600
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Schenectady, N.Y.
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a weekday night with another couple. It was our first visit to this restaurant and not being that familiar with Indian cuisine we went with the suggestion of our waiter which was a mistake. We ordered too much and more than one of a couple of dishes. Will try the buffet next time which we have heard... More 

Thank lexlp16
Fonthill, Canada
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to come for diner. Your location on trip advisor is inaccurate and iMaps tried to send us to another city and you website is not working....wasted half an hour driving around the city. Go to Innovo Kitchen instead, it is great!!

1 Thank Catherine L
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90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food and service at this restaurant were excellent. The flavors and selection were extensive and beautifully presented.

Thank Chezjoie
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner of Mysore Masala Dosai, lamb Biriyani, chicken Chettinadu, and spinach dumplings in Korma sauce. Everything was delicious.

2 Thank Carolyn T
Wappingers Falls, New York
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

My daughter ( a Siena student) and I stopped in recently on a Sunday. At first I was disappointed that there was a buffet. As a rule, I do not like buffets. I noticed that many restaurants in the area require you to order off of the brunch menu- and I had wanted to order off of the dinner menu.... More 

2 Thank donna m
Montreal, Canada
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Situated in a non-descript commercial/medical plaza, this restaurant was hopping when everything around was closed for the day. We enjoyed three tasty dishes and saw many delicious looking meals being served around us. Plates of aromatic offerings were enthusiastically consumed in this packed restaurant which offers a wide selection on their menu and includes vegan dishes, all served by attentive... More 

Thank Barbara M
Albany, New York
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Love the lunch buffet! The food is fresh and the best in the area. Good service, nice atmosphere. Highly recommend.

Thank M3sMom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Never had a bad meal. Their buffet offers a good variety to satisfy everyone. The price is good and the place is clean. What else could you ask for

1 Thank Maria C
Delmar, New York
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130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I get lunch and dinner with some regularity at the Shalimars in Troy and Delmar and they are always reliable, But Karavalli is a cut above. Unusual items like the Masala Dosai and hot, but not too hot dishes, all well prepared, make Karavalli a pleasure. The mango chutney tasted like it was out of a jar of Major Grey's.... More 

1 Thank PainterRob
Cairo, Egypt
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The food is quite authentic and very tasty....Not as spicy as I was looking for, but it was a very nice experience and reminded me of the meals I used to get in fancy restaurants in India....

1 Thank TamerDesouky

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Johnson Road, 9 B, not 98 which is residential, Latham, NY 12110
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Latham
  • Phone Number: +1 518-785-7600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?