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Shebestan

#106 of 753 Restaurants in Doha
Certificate of Excellence
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Al Sadd Road, Doha, Qatar
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A really special restaurant to visit, right in the middle of the vibrant soul wakif. Entrance hall is proper bling, and the restaurant itself is a beautiful secluded internal courtyard, decorated with mosaics and murals. The food was good - standard Persian with lovely BBQ meat, saffron rice and we also tried a sumptuous slow cooked lamb stew. Service was... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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4,793 reviews
3,045 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10,949 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

great Iranian cuisine we had one okra stew and shabzi stew with white rice and diet cola every thing 9 /10

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Shanghai, China
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52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service and food is just great. Arabic bread is served fresh from the oven. However, what is terrifying is that restaurant workers do not wash their hands after their 'appointment's in the washrooms. I witnessed this on 2 separate occasions when I had to rinse off my hands after consuming the very tasty barbequed lamb chops.

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Thank SQ380JC
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4 reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Normally go there on special occasions such as anniversary and birthdays or Eid, not that it is expensive, but as it is such a special , authentic place which I keep great happy memories

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Thank Salim S
Boston, Massachusetts
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84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Don't judge it by the almost run down old look of it. This is a hidden gem! Doha doesn't have the highest standard for food & so we went to this place w/ very low expectations. But OH MY were we in for a treat! The juiciest kebab ever ! The fresh bread coming out of an open flame oven.... More 

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Thank Gastronomica_lady
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Really love this place. It has beautiful decor, you would think it is an expensive place to eat but it is very reasonably priced. We all had the mixed meat platter which comes with plenty of rice and chips and delicious meat. Plus salad and endless servings of bread. Service is good. Food is good. No complaints from me!

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Thank Ellen D
Doha, Qatar
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I've enjoyed the iftar at Ramadan at this restaurant, it is clean and the food is delicious, good service, plenty and different types of food

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Thank hazemelgharib
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 December 2016

nice and quiet place ,perfect for a business lunch or dinner ,also for families and couples ,five stars service ,good presentation and very tasty.

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Thank Hisham K
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56 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

One of the best & my Favorite Restaurant in Qatar. The food is really very tasty... Salads. Appetizers. Cucumber with Yoghurt Kababs. Fish all are very Tasty... Been here with Family & Friends many times.

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Thank Obaid K
Doha
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This Iranian restaurant serving a very nice food starting from the lentil soup to the delicious mix grill specially the shish kofta, different rice varieties, Iranian bread and you can enjoy the special tea with cookies. Good hospitality of the serving staff with nice classic decoration using the hand made Iranian carpets and water currents make it more relaxing.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Sadd Road, Doha, Qatar
  • Location: Middle East  >  Qatar  >  Doha

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