We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Kabob House

$$ - $$$
East Forest
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
6432 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28212-6951
+1 704-531-2500
12:00 - 02:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 02:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

15 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 15: English reviews
Rock Hill, South Carolina
Level Contributor
18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I love their place that s kinda real Persian . The waitress is so sweet and work hard. The food is halal very good . You should try their chicken lamb and beef kabob . I gave them 10 stars more . Ideal for anyone to come there ..

Thank beachtripfox
Level Contributor
10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

I don't understand how this place gets any good reviews. Maybe they are paid for? The food was awful, so bad that I didn't even want to touch it after the first bite. So did my guests. We are all Persian so we know something about Persian food. The rice tasted as though it was done a few days before... More 

1 Thank Pooya E
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014

It doesn't look like much from the outside but once you come inside it's very nice! The service was great! The food was awesome! Hookha was great also......It couldn't hurt if they did a little updating were you do the hookha......great place to hang with friends or just for a date! Will definitely be coming back :-)

1 Thank Elena F
Level Contributor
76 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2013

Great food and great service by wonderful people. We try to go once a week and have never been disappointed. The kabobs are wonderful. The rice amazing. The Persian ice cream!! It is easy to pass by on Independence Ave but give it a try. Our favorite waitress makes us feel like she/they are happy to see us. Prices are... More 

Thank artlee
Level Contributor
196 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2013 via mobile

I love this place Food is amazingly tasty Chicken kabob is tasty and reddish Pockles are nice too Kinda expensive but all ethnic places are. I used to live in Matthews so was closer but now 20 miles away that is why i went there 3 times in 4 years. My south African friend loved it, I would go at... More 

Thank soooma
Blacksburg, Virginia
Level Contributor
14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2013

The restaurant was awesome. Different Persian meals and appetizers they were awesome and delicious and also great hookahs. Also the price was really good.

1 Thank Mahdi N
Charleston, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2012

Living in South Carolina, there aren't too many Persian restaurants we get to enjoy. But on a weekend excursion to Charlotte, NC we looked up Persian restaurants for lunch just so I could get a little taste of home (I'm Persian after all). This place is fantastic! Atmosphere and service were excellent! Most importantly the kabob was awesome! I had... More 

2 Thank ckashfia1
Brooklyn, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2012

My wife grew up in Iran and knows Persian food, which is virtually unknown in the US, even in New York where we live. Even NYC only has about 5 Persian restaurants (try Ravagh or Persopoles). I enjoyed the food, but what was unique about this restaurant was the atmosphere. They have pictures on the walls from pre-revolutionary Iran, and... More 

2 Thank celestehouse
Charlotte, North Carolina
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2012

I think people are intimidated to go here because of the location. I tried it, was very pleased. Excellent, attentive server who was knowledgable about the menu. Took time to explain everything and make recos.

1 Thank 00000kim
Charlotte, North Carolina
Level Contributor
35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2012

Kabob House may not be the cheapest but it has authenticity. That is not easy to find in Charlotte.....I am talking about Mid east Food.

Thank BentleyOaks

Travellers who viewed Kabob House also viewed


Been to Kabob House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$30
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6432 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28212-6951
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > East Forest
  • Neighbourhood: East Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 704-531-2500
Persian Cuisine / Hookah & Tea Lounge and weekend belly dance Kabob House opened in 1998. 3-Star rating by Charlotte Observer. Voted best lamb kabob, chicken kabob and shish kabob. Pioneer in hookah lounge in Charlotte. *Reservations recommended

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Kabob House and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Kabob House staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?