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House of Kabab

$$ - $$$
Northeast Calgary
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1115 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
11:00 - 22:00
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498 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is quite small and needs a little updating. The Greek salad was just OK, the potatoe was cold and undercooked, the rice could have been hotter, but I have to say that the lamb and chicken breast skewers were each outstanding. The naan bread starter was good.

Thank Ross M
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

we use to take out pretty often from here until they charged almost double (did you notice they never charge less "by mistake"?). nevertheless food is good.

Thank Cristian B
Calgary, Canada
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141 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is one of the most reasonably priced Persian restaurants. Go in the back door through a curtain and sit down and be waited on by the best wait staff - friendly, answer questions and fast. Everything we have had here is good - better than good. Large portions you could actually split.

Thank karlowsj
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93 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

House of Kabab is a good spot for Persian cuisine. It looks a bit like a trailer on the side of the road but the food is very good, affordable and authentic. They have many items which you will not get anywhere else in Calgary.

Thank Kent C
Riga, Latvia
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Come here after good skiing day. Looks simple house from outside but comfortable and really friendly atmosphere inside. Got lamb kebob - come with rice (with greatly spiced and with wonderful flavour) and fresh salad. Complimentary welcome pita bread for all visitors. Friendly and cute service. Wonderful place of you want to experience real homestyle Persian meal in friendly atmosphere.... More 

Thank Tinshi
Calgary, Canada
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2015

My new favourite weekend lunch spot! Great Persian fair, big portions, great value! There is not much else to say. We were a group of three and everybody left very satisfied.

Thank Doug O
Calgary, Canada
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112 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

Wow! The moment you see this restaurant, you'll think...how could the food be good? The location is not in a busy area. Restaurant space is very small. Place could use a renovation. But the moment you order from their simple and easy menu...you're in for a treat. 5 simple words: fresh, delicious, tender meat, cheap eats & amazingly good! 10/10... More 

Thank Asif P
Airdrie, Canada
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Wonderful food- the service is fast, the food tasty, and you get a ton of it. Loved the schwarma- the meat is spiced perfectly.

Thank Lori S
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143 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

True great Persian food the real thing, Love the bone and grilled chicken plate very good food served by a classy family

Thank Michael M
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72 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Great food at a great price. We both had the lamb kabobs and found it very moist and tender. The rice pilaf was excellent. We felt we got a large meal for the price and worth every penny.

Thank 96claireg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean, Greek, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northeast Calgary
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast Calgary
Phone: 403-277-7151

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