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9B Johnson Rd, 9 B, not 98 which is residential, Latham, NY 12110-3003
+1 518-785-7600
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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9B Johnson Rd, 9 B, not 98 which is residential, Latham, NY 12110-3003
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I've only been to Karavalli for lunch, but in a number of visits, the food has always been excellent. It's a bountiful assortment of all you can eat, and the quality is consistently high. You're not likely to be disappointed.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sagacious65
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived early on a weekday evening and there were only two other tables filled. That quickly changed and the recently enlarged room was soon filled. Complementary papadum was a nice touch. Main courses were fabulous. Unlike a lot of Indian places there is a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank EdPitts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Karavalli just reopened after several months of renovations and the interior is nicely updated in shades of gray and lots of wood. A colorful mural is along one wall. The buffet area is smaller and can become extremely busy as it was on this particular...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank JudyTroy_NY
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner, and it was fabulous. Ambiance and service were great, the food exceptional. Watch out, they cook things really spicy, so start out with a 2 or 3, to test things out.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank BlueBlue123
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Dinner food is delicious and good quantity. I could not eat much because I had eaten all day. But when I asked for the leftover food that I paid for to take home, only half of the quantities were packed.... disappointed.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ginzedo
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I've spent quite a bit of time in India over the past few years. And I can state, very honestly, that this is by FAR the best Indian food that I've had outside of India. The dishes are authentic, and the flavors are indistinguishable from...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Brad R
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This is the best Indian restaurant in the Capital District and the best time to go is during their weekend lunch buffet from 12-3pm. They have a wonderful spread that encompasses food from different regions of Indian and often includes chicken tikka masala, pakora, chickpea...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank JosephineR520
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is one of our favorite restaurants in the Albany area. The food and the service are great. Dishes originate from several different areas in India. YUM.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank LPM2013
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Great flavors, nice mouth feel, good proportions, fun to share everything with table mates. Staff helpful and friendly. prices are good.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We have been dining at Karavalli since it first opened many, many years ago. Food is always delicious and authentic. Staff is very warm and welcoming to all patrons. Due to popularity, a large addition is currently in the works. Sam and David are the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank englishperfect18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9B Johnson Rd, 9 B, not 98 which is residential, Latham, NY 12110-3003
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Latham
  • Phone Number: +1 518-785-7600
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