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All 265 Schenectady Restaurants

Canali's Restaurant

126 Mariaville Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 355-5323
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Ranked #3 of 265 Restaurants in Schenectady
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Valley Stream, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

My hubby & I came here for our anniversary dinner last weekend. The food & service were very good. Our server Donna was very knowledgeable about the food & the wines to go with the food you selected. We loved the food & the wine we ordered. The portions are Huge! I couldn't finish my dinner. We will definitely come... More

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Clifton Park, New York
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Truly a family atmosphere with great food and service. It's always busy, so reservations are strongly suggested. Fabulous menu, wine list and servers. You want for nothing at this place. Been there many times and we'll return many more.

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Schenectady, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We were a party of 10. Our waitress was great. Every one enjoyed their dinner and could not wait to take our doggie bags for dinner the next day. I would go back again.

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Guilderland, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

My girlfriend and I tried this place out last night for the first time. We always get the same thing when we try out an Italian place, her the spaghetti & meatballs & me the fettuccine alfredo. Both were amazing. The sauces on both reminded me of something my grandmother would make as a kid. The fettuccine was made on... More

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San Diego, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

There's been some mediocre experiences here and there's been some amazing experiences here! Never anything bad, though! It's a delicious place, a little pricey but still, yummy! Love the fact that they make the homemade pasta and their meatballs are amazing! Kinda sad I'm not living in NY anymore... The only other problem I have with this place is it's... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Canali's was once the only Italian restaurant that I would frequent or suggest to others to eat at. Being from Italian descent myself, I enjoyed their delicious, home-made sauce and the large, filling portions. I'd usually have food leftover for the next day's lunch. However, my boyfriend and I went to Canali's for our anniversary and were sadly disappointed with,... More

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Long Island, New York
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Takeout - 3rd time and last! Stick to dining in, takeout service is horrible, the girls that take the order and package it as well as cashing you out at window need training on how to take a order,pack it and cashing out customers, they are short, unhelpful, and not friendly at all. Dining room similar but they are a... More

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Wuhan, China
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Friend recommended the NY strip steak. Said it was about 3" thick and perfectly cooked. I'm thinking, yeah right. Well this was my first visit here and I ordered the NY strip. Seriously, it was 3 " thick and ( medium rare) perfectly cooked. The potatoes and greens also very tasty. In all it was outstanding and I want to... More

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Altamont, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great sauce, huge portions of very good food, tasty Italian bread, and attentive service all add up to an excellent dining experience. I have to watch my diet so the haddock marinara, which includes mushrooms, onions, and peppers is my go to meal and it is delicious. My wife, who can be more liberal in her selections has had the... More

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Cincinnati, OH
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

There is not a whole lot else to say. This is traditional Italian at it's best. Homemade pasta, with delicious sauces, served in very large portions. For the amount of food you get, the prices are a steal. We are not from the area, but if we were, I would get takeout here once a week at least. You could... More

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Additional Information about Canali's Restaurant

Address: 126 Mariaville Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306
Phone Number: (518) 355-5323
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
Cuisine: Italian

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