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Shalizaar Restaurant

300 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA 94002-2020
+1 650-596-9000
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“kebab” (18 reviews)
“kabobs” (8 reviews)
“koobideh” (7 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
$$ - $$$
300 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA 94002-2020
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Granted, you can get better Persian food in LA - which goes with a critical mass of immigrants from a given country - but locally, "Shalizaar" is one of the best. They have variety of food - not just kebabs, but also various lamb and...More

Thank Alex T
Reviewed 1 November 2017

What a nice surprise. The ambience was very nice (if a little noisy due to several tables that were having waaaay too much fun). The service was attentive. The flavors were very unusual and the quantities plentiful. We tried the house made cucumbers (pickles). Very...More

Thank Marfak
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Succulent kabobs and authentic Persian dishes in an elegant atmosphere. The slow-cooked lamb shank with fava bean rice is supremely delicious. The staff is very attentive and friendly. Highly recommend for any occasion.

Thank ssigmax
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Worst service ever!!!! Waited for about 15 minutes at the front area to be told they are busy that day and there will be a long Waite time with no estimated time to be seated , but because our friends recommended this place we decided...More

Thank shabanh_13
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Excellent dolmeh, Koubideh, rice and Mast (yogurt). Mahi (salmon) was a bit overcooked. We recommend.

Thank Henry L
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This place is the place to go for ambiance, service and great food all around if you're craving Persian food. The Koobideh is fantastic!

Thank ZippinAround
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Food is normal and definitely you have better choices for Persian food. It is expensive in comparison to the quality. The service is slow and the waiter was impolite. They made a mistake on our order and when we reminded them they didn't apologize and...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Upon entry, one notes the restaurant's opulence in size and flowery décor; not to mention the impressive selection of cognacs and whiskies. Fairly busy with several parties of more than 10. Well-marinated beef koobideh with a fresh EVOO dressing for the salad. Tah dig on...More

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We ate there recently as pat of a large group. We had good service. Some of the staff had very limited English. The appetizers were wonderful. The rice and the meat platter we had were both amazing. The kebabs were great. Enjoyed the evening. Expensive...More

Thank Kendra00
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

great food, very tasty and good service, worth every penny, from the appetizers, to the main course and then dessert totally tasty. All the salads awesome, kebabs were to die for, we had our own seating hall area beautiful place and very accommodating people that...More

Thank Eddygold
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Ed H
30 September 2015|
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Response from Christine P | Reviewed this property |
go to the shallizaar website (you can google for it) --- view themenu, you'll see the pictures and the name of the dishes, the restaurant did a nice job with this. enjoy..
Ed H
30 September 2015|
Response from tinaNtravel | Reviewed this property |
Trip Advisor doesn't allow website links, so I will describe what you need to do. In Google search for Shalizaar Restaurant Menu Click on shalizaar's own site. Once there, click on Menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA 94002-2020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +1 650-596-9000
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