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Shah Restaurant

Indian, Pakistani
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962 W. El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
(408) 542-9450
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 3:00 am
Dining options: Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 3
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent lunch special

Came here for lunch. Good fixed lunch box offering. Either veg or non-veg. They have 2 entrees, rice, and naan. Price is good and plenty of seating. Good place to come if you want a quick lunch with workmates.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 17, 2015
worldtraveler0632
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San Francisco, California
Good for:
  • Late Night
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English first
San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
181 reviews 181 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Came here for lunch. Good fixed lunch box offering. Either veg or non-veg. They have 2 entrees, rice, and naan. Price is good and plenty of seating. Good place to come if you want a quick lunch with workmates.

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Complete value for money restaurant... Not suitable for a formal meal, but ideal if you want to have a great tasting Indian/ Pakistani Non veg meal with friends/ family... Service is a bit slow, but I don't know if they were short staffed the day we were there... Food is excellent, please try the tandoori chicken, naans are soft, chicken... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Food tastes average. One should try their complimentary tea.I visited 2 times. First time, the food was not good, 2nd time ok-ok food.

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New Delhi, India
Top Contributor
466 reviews 466 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
300 helpful votes 300 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Shah Restaurant at 962 W. El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA, is a "No-Frills Eating House" for good tasty food at reasonable price. The food is North-West Frontier Indo-Pak cuisine which is similar to "Mughlai cuisine". We had ordered for: Sheekh Kabab Chicken, Sheekh Kabab Beef, Saag- Meat, Naan and Mango Lassi. This is a "Self-Service" place and the staff at... More 

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newport beach, ca
Top Contributor
204 reviews 204 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The food here is really good and the prices are extremely reasonable. Some people have complained about the service but we thought that was good as well. The guy at the register sometimes forgets but he is a nice guy who likes to chat with the customers. He forgot one of our dishes but immediately had it made and brought... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Ate at shah resturant in Sunnyvale with friends and was impressed withe the quality and flavor of the chicken tandoori and found the chicken biryani to be similarly savory and enjoyable. A high value place to eat

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

I was brought here by a colleague that is from Pakistan himself and is an absolute fan of this place. Don't expect much of ambiance and service, and focus on the taste of the food, that is truly good. The tandoori chicken and the warm naan were the highlights!

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Santa Clara, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Went here last night to get some food as it was recommended to me by a co-worker. Order a chicken kebab naan roll and some chicken biriyani. The guy told me to sit at a table and he'll give me the food when it's ready. Guess what? He completely forgot about me as he kept chatting away with another customer.... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

We tried Tandoori chicken from this place recently. They took ~15 minutes to prepare and the staff is very polite. I liked their billing system also, using iPad apps and all. Food was nice and enjoyable. I would recommend this place for occasional visits..

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Chantilly, Virginia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

This is a fast food style indo-pak restaurant. The food is very tasty. We went on a Friday evening and it was busy. The prices were reasonable and service was quick and efficient. The quality of the food was very good. The tandoori chicken and chicken tikka masala were excellent. I will go there again. This place is open till... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 962 W. El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: (408) 542-9450

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 3:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?