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Canali's Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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126 Mariaville Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306-1429
(518) 355-5323
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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Redmond, Oregon
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195 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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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200 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Albany, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food very good- always have at least another meal with the leftovers , and it's nice to have a restaurant that still includes salad with the meal!

Thank Pkhach
Albany, New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Actually I went to Canali's the first time by a process of elimination. I knew of Ferrari's and decided to go back there after a long time. It was very good a year or two before. But the meal was terrible, so we decided to try the other good restaurant in the Schenectady area. I am still going there after... More 

Thank printer36
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is simply amazing. The food is incredible and the family atmosphere is very warm. The staff was very friendly. But you come for the delicious food. It's a family owned business that's been a local favorite for years and you can tell. Everyone leaves full and with a "take home" box because they serve enormous portions. My favorite... More 

Thank U5318SErichards
Schenectady, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

The food is always delicious. When my sister visits me from Charlotte,NC, she has to have the eggplant parm and brings cavatelli home to her hubby!

Thank mary5364
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Delicious food and reasonably priced. Highly recommend. You won't be disappointed. Great Italian and a awesome steaks and pork chops. Yum

Thank ronaldl0
Schenectady, New York
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant. The food is consistently excellent and the wait staff is friendly and efficient. It's always busy so my advice would be to make a reservation. If you're the type that likes quiet places this is not the spot for you! It does tend to be a little loud.

Thank Cindi L

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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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
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 12306-1429
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: (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?