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Tala an American Bistro

626 New Loudon Rd, Latham, NY 12110-4024
+1 518-486-8252
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“seafood cakes” (2 reviews)
“calamari” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
626 New Loudon Rd, Latham, NY 12110-4024
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Reviewed November 20, 2017

My gf and I attended dinner here with 5 other couples. 12 of us all together, I have no complaints about the food, the drinks or the service. Everything was professionally presented. The waiter for us was always on top of our needs. I highly...More

Thank Allen_from_Ghent
Reviewed November 8, 2017

The food was was prepared well and flavorful. The staff was professional and knowledgeable of the menu. The noise levels at times made it difficult to have a conversation

Thank jdooley51
Reviewed October 21, 2017

We visited here on a recommendation but were disappointed by the food and service. It is a small restaurant attached to a hair salon, which we did not realize and thought was odd. Our entrees were nothing special, the fish portion was very small and...More

Thank 2foodies4life
Reviewed September 7, 2017

We had been looking forward to going but were disappointed when we did. While the food was good, the service was probably about the worst we have ever experienced. It was so bad that my normally reserved and accepting wife felt compelled to seek out...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed September 6, 2017

SO MUCH better than last year. Tala's keeps getting better. Maria, Heather and Adam continue to make the dining experience so much better than the two Italian eateries to the south. Tala's chefs have always presented interesting and superior dishes, but now there is the...More

Thank seawaterr
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

I had heard good things about Tala so was excited to be invited to a dinner meeting there. I wouldn't rush back. The service was good but the food was disappointing. My fish entree came out cold and appetizer and dessert were nothing to write...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice lunch, but found the service only mediocre. The restaurant was not crowded, and we did not dine during a busy time, so we could not discern why our service was so disappointing.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Have been there three times recently and enjoyed each meal as well as the fine and truly pleasant service. My friends and family agree that it's a very nice place to go when we are in the area.

Thank MariepixNY
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Very welcoming, wait staff was very helpful and knowledgeable. Girls night out and we had a cozy table. The menu was hip and had choices that were a pleasure to try. I enjoyed the calamari ( which I would normally not choose ) and the...More

Thank Liv4Wends
Reviewed March 2, 2017

I had a lunch meeting and was looking forward to trying the food. Normal prices for lunch were 10-15/meal. I made the mistake of adding shrimp which was $12 more - my meal was $12 so the bill caught me by surprise. This was for...More

Thank M3sMom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $40
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 New Loudon Rd, Latham, NY 12110-4024
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Latham
  • Phone Number: +1 518-486-8252
  • E-mail
Tala is a modern American bistro serving Lunch and Dinner Monday thru Saturday and Brunch on Saturday and Sunday. Stop in for lunch or dinner or a late night snack. In addition to our menu we feature daily specials and Happy Hour. In the warmer months we have outdoor dining and fire pits on the patio. Stop in or call ahead.
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