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Canali's Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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126 Mariaville Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306
+1 518-355-5323
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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New York
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The 4 of us were really excited about eating here because of the reviews. The place was more than packed, but since we called, we only waited 15 minutes beyond our reservation time. That was fine. When our bread came out ICE cold, and butter too, we knew it wasn't going to be great, but still hoped. Salads were decent... More 

Thank minniemeris
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughters will tell you if Dad wants to go to eat, and he wants Italian food, he will want to go to Canali's.... Everything about this place for me is great! The service is great , the food is great ! The portions are so large you will be taking some home with you . We live across the... More 

Thank silverbuzz1955
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

We were fortunate to get seated once without reservations which was when we noticed how busy they are. We've tried a few times since and have not gotten a seat except in the bar area. The food and service has been great in the dining room. Our favorite is the Cacciatore but other dishes have been really good as well... More 

Thank fleshbroiler
Albany, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

I placed an order for my wedding with this restaurant for about 50 people. They had my food prepared for pick up on time and the price was good. The selection was also good and the food was delicious. Everyone loved it. I would recommend this place to anyone.

Thank Monica10124
Albany, New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

We were looking for a good Italian meal and I haven't been here in a few years. It was terrific. Food and service was great as I remembered it. Had the chicken marsala. It was the best!

Thank jas9096
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Had a great time at this restaurant, the food was good and the service was outstanding. They have a nice meeting room in the basement. A very nice selection of chicken, beef, fish and pasta.

Thank Linda D
Redmond, Oregon
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195 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

A great place for special occasions. They set up a place for 10 for us (we had a reservation) that was very conducive for conversation with the whole table. The food was outstanding as usual. Lots was taken home for leftovers, I hate when that happens.

Thank ghodecker
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Chicken Marcella is fantastic here. A must try. The chicken is the most tenderest chicken on this earth

Thank Tricia C
Niskayuna, New York
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220 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

I love the food here. We have been coming since we were kids. The cavatelli and meatballs are my absolute favorites. Its the only thing I want when I go, no menu needed. The veal, which is another favorite at the table seems to be amazing as well. The size of the meals are enough to feed you for three... More 

Thank gina1014
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Family run. Visited on a Friday night. Very busy but were seated in a short time. Staff super friendly. Food out of this world. Will definitely return!

Thank Carlene K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Mariaville Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: +1 518-355-5323

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