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Shamshiri Restaurant

122 W Stocker St, Glendale, CA 91202-2509
+1 818-246-9541
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
1 Aug 2017
20 Jul 2017
“Best Persian food”
Closed Now
Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
122 W Stocker St, Glendale, CA 91202-2509
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Ok, so its been a while since I have put in a review. But I went to this restaurant this evening, and was a happy person leaving. I wanted to try something different, so this is classified as Persian. I started with the Shirazi salad,...More

Thank Gerald M
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Food is always delicious , big portions . Greg is a very friendly and professional willing to accommodate any dietary restrictions.

1  Thank mshab88
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Met my wife there 28 years ago, came back for anniversary and still the best place for kabob, very moist and flavorful. Consistent and friendly staff. Family style dinner with our kids

Thank Abdul M
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I have been in many Iranian restaurants, This one was the worse, I mean how you can call this a restaurant, very dirty place even the glas of the windows are broken, And the food it was horrible. What a waste of money.

1  Thank Kami S
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Came here while traveling with business associates. The lamb shimlik was very delicious. Nice saffron rice. Good hummus and pita, etc. I had the lemonade, and loved it. It was not overly sweet, and tasty. Overall, a very good meal. If back here, I will...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I went here three times so far and I have mainly only gotten the Fish Plate. Its by far better than the meat and chicken plates. I tried bites of my coworkers meat and chicken and it tasted like all other Kabob places...kind of dry...in...More

Thank Christophe H
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Tried all 3 stews. Over cooked. Kabob over cooked. Very little flavor. Did not enjoy meal. Only served an onion. No mint leaves, radish, etc. Salad and yogurt was good. Should have gone to Raffi's.

Thank ma b
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I had lunch here a week ago with a small group. The rice was very low quality but the saffron was not too bad. It was Persian saffron which is a plus. The koobideh smelled and tasted like lamb (we ordered the Shamshiri which is...More

Thank RNazarian
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This restaurant is famous for its kebabs , but there is not variety in its menu specially in starter -mezzeh- and deserts . One of my friend and I tried its Persian stews ,it was not yummy , not like home made .

Thank kokab u
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Disclosure - I love Persian food, not surprising given the rich and wonderful taste of this cuisine. On the last business tour at Los Angeles, after other restaurant was full, I’ve tried Shamshiri Glendale restaurant and wasn’t disappointed: great flavors, large portions, food arrives fairly...More

5  Thank Daniel G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 W Stocker St, Glendale, CA 91202-2509
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: +1 818-246-9541
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