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Shamshiry

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8607 Westwood Center Dr, Ste 100A, Tysons Corner, VA 22182-7506
+1 703-448-8883
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11:30 - 23:00
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San Francisco, California
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As a solo diner, often times it can be awkward dining out. I found the restaurant on another website and the reviews seemed to be quite good. So, I went tonight around 8:00pm and the restaurant was full on a Thursday night. When I stepped in the door, the smells were right, and the manager was finishing up a transaction... More 

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Thank Alan Y
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50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have frequented this restaurant for years. It is a modest place with simple decor and chairs. The food is (ethnic) comfort food. Various rices. Kebabs. Pitas. Simple salads. For a reasonable price patrons get fairly large portions -- big plates of steaming rice. The wait staff has always been pleasant and helpful (they serve me tea when I wait... More 

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Thank Zorine R
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61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food could be better.. especially the beef kebab that was bit dried. Have eaten better Persian food. Service leaves a lot of room for improvement... delays and a broken glass pitcher.... not coming here again!

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Thank Rexx1
Greensboro, North Carolina
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I've been visiting here for nearly 20 years even though I don't live in the area. My best friend has, though, and it's top of our list whenever I visit. From the green paste and butter on flat bread to the fluffiest, most flavorful rice, one of my favorite meals.

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Thank Veronda817
Vienna, Virginia
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145 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Pretty much everything was good, although not great, and the price was very good. We had the zereshk polo, mahi kabob, jujeh kabob, and shirazi salad, (all good), the Persian salad and panir sabzi (both meh), and the lamb shank (strangely greasy--not so good). I can't tell you how the torshi bademjan was because, although we ordered it and later... More 

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Thank Brian R
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

It's quite good Iranian Restaurant .. the place is small, crowded and not classy. Waiters are not so professional and price is reasonable. Food is just good.

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Thank Yaser A
McLean, Virginia
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

After a two hour yoga, I love to stop by Shamshiry for a Shamshiry! First you must workout and then, reward yourself to any favorite dish. Have fun!

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Thank Sadaf K
Irvine, California
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

They serve very good Persian food. The restaurant does not look classy. The prices are reasonable. The serving time is decent.

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Thank maziarrostamian
Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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61 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

After a long day on foot with camera, it was nice to be there for the dinner. The food was traditional and very good, though it was quite crowded with families. The service was good and quick. Good place for travelers on vacation living in Tyson Corner Area.

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Thank AdnanKakazai
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The place is small but comfortable, the food was good.. the kabobs, bread, rice were all good and authentic ... but the glasses smelled😑 The waitresses aren't professional nor nice.. but overall was good .. especially if u r looking for good kabob and don't care about the rest.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8607 Westwood Center Dr, Ste 100A, Tysons Corner, VA 22182-7506
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Tysons Corner
  • Phone Number: +1 703-448-8883

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