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638 Loudon Rd., Latham, NY 12110
+1 518-782-1510
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Latham, NY
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Everyone in Latham raves about Karavalli. I disagree. When it comes to Indian food, I prefer Latham Biryani. I find most of its food better (especially all things tandoori!). I also find that the atmosphere is better for families. Karavalli makes me unwelcomed when we bring children.

Thank lkats
New York
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75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I am a big fan of biryani. When I'm craving Indian food, there's a good chance that biryani is what I'm after. To be honest, that's the main thing I order here. Once in a while, my spouse will get a chicken tikka masala or jalfrezi (both good), but the Sindhi Biryani is where it's at. I like this biryani... More 

1 Thank rachel128
Greater London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

When you want to have the options for lunch, this is the place to be. Biryani is great. other Mains not too oily.

Thank NM_FoodL0ver
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This is a family owned place with great food and a friendly atmosphere. Lunch buffet is all you can eat so you won't leave hungry. Even though it's a buffet fresh nan bread is provided with each meal. One of my favorite local places. By the way they also do take-out by weight, a very good deal.

Thank Mark B
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111 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Small, clean, very nice place, and excellent food. Everything was the right temperature, very tasty, not too spicy, we enjoy a little bit of everything they offered. Highly recommended.

Thank Ru66
Albany, New York
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2015

The staff is always welcoming and gracious. Occupying an old Pizza Hut, from the outside it looks rather odd. Inside is a wonderful experience of Pakistani food. Everything is prepared fresh, so it is NOT a "fast food" place. It is quiet and non-alcoholic (a feature I personally appreciate). We have taken groups from workshops and friends their often. The... More 

Thank Ruth B
Guilderland, New York
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157 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2014

This the best indian restaurant in Albany and during lunch they have a very affordable all you can eat buffet. The place is getting old and without going for bling could use a fresh coat of paint

Thank Globewarren
Latham, New York
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53 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2013

Stopped in on a whim as I've passed this restaurant for years and was always curious about the lunch buffet. I'm not overly familiar with Indian or Pakastani dishes so this proved to be an excellent choice. The staff were very nice and extremely helpful. The hostess actually walked me through all of the buffet selections. Every dish I tried... More 

Thank tosh166
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2013 via mobile

very friendly staff prepare fresh dishes just the way you want. Fancier more expensive alternatives can be found nearby but Latham Biryani is a great option. When in the Albany area this is where I go for great authentic Indian.

1 Thank neverhome821
Albany, NY
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79 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2013

This was by far my favorite place to have lunch but my last visit just might be my very last visit. After serving myself from the buffet and starting to eat, 2 choices from the buffet were ice cold and 1 other was lukewarm. I went back to the buffet table and saw that there weren't any heating cans under... More 

Thank joancrounse

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Asian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 638 Loudon Rd., Latham, NY 12110
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Latham
  • Phone Number: +1 518-782-1510

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