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Capital Thai

997 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205-3571
+1 518-489-4840
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“chili” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
997 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205-3571
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I just placed an order for take out for the Nom Tok salad to go as I have many times except this time is was $30? There menu says it is $7.95? I added the addition of brown rice x 2 for roughly $3...not quite...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

I used to have another favorite Thai restaurant, but this place has way better food and drinks. We have been here during the workweek on lunch hour and always greeted by the same woman, who seems to be the only one managing the entire floor....More

Thank LusoGal
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Went there after a movie at Crossgate We had the pad thai and spicy tom yum goong (a little sweet). The steamed vegetables were fresh and nicely cooked Also had the stir fried ground chicken with basil and chili, it has a kick to it...More

Thank SsLun
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We stopped at Capital Thai recently for dinner. It is in a small strip mall near Westgate Plaza on Central Avenue. We tried the chicken and cashews and the red curry chicken. Both were very good. Our server was very friendly and helpful. The whole...More

1  Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Capital Tai is a simple restaurant with a good Tailand food. It is a good place to go Lunch or Dinner and the prices are completely accessible. During my visit the server present good attention to everyone in the restaurant, including me. The food was...More

1  Thank Felix Q
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

After moving here from Portland, OR where the plethora of Thai restaurants run deep, the recommendations I received for Thai places to try in Albany had turned out to be somewhat disappointing until I went to Capital Thai. Authentic menu, convenient location and my new...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I'm a regular here as is my wife. Lunch time is a good time to go. The sushi here is very good. While the decor may put some people off, the locals know better. Waitresses are very good and attentive.

Thank Shamus780
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I always order Pad Thai in this restaurant as it's consistently the best in town with shrimp or chicken. The seafood offerings were good and the food was delivered quickly. We were disappointed by the appetizer rolls as they're all fried but just pick another...More

Thank sheilal921
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Yummy Thai food, with large portions, very nice staff. They were accommodating about small substitutions in a dish and asked about level of spiciness desired. Clean restaurant, fast. Hard to spot in a small strip mall next to Home Depot, but well worth looking for....More

Thank bugdoc1
Reviewed 25 May 2016

As a business traveler, and into month two of my search for a decent Thai place, and having endured poor results in several cities, I came across Capital Thai this week. Unassuming, in a small strip mall, I walked into an empty restaurant on Monday...More

Thank Steve M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 997 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205-3571
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-489-4840
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