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Chelokababi

1236 S Wolfe Rd, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-8965
(408) 737-1222
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Eastsound, Washington
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I'd try Chelokababi again to explore more of its Persian food. We'd heard that it was quite good, but with no guidance on the menu our choices were rather bland. Our waiter's English appeared to be limited and that affected our ability to ask and have questions answered. Service was polite and the setting quite nice.

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Mountain View, California
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252 reviews 252 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We've been here several times, usually for lunch. When it's busy, the food is better, and the service can be iffy. When we go late, the service is better, but the food suffers. (strange!) Kebabs are the star dishes - very generous portions. Occasionally we've had the chicken over-cooked (hence 3 stars - otherwise, Chelokababi would be very close to... More

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Ooltewah, Tennessee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

What's not to like? Great food, generous pour of fairly priced wine, and service that was on par. Really enjoyed this place and can be walked to easily from The Wild Palms Hotel.

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Austin, Texas
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79 reviews 79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We came for lunch. Three of us had chicken and beef kabobs, which they loved. I had the Middle Eastern platter (under appetizers). There are only a handful of times in life when a plate is set before you that simply delights the eyes - this was one such time. The colors, the textures, the appearance - that whole big... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Chelokababi is a nice Persian restaurant where you can have a very good quality Persian food. The restaurant interior is designed to match traditional Persian restaurant. Very nice and welcoming staff. Not very pricey compared to other Persian restaurants in Bay Area.

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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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80 reviews 80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I stayed in Sunnyvale during my recent trip to the bay area-asked the hotel reception where i can get something to eat and they recommended this place. What a great surprise. The food was really good especially the beet and chicken kebobs. You should definitely try both. The service was fast and i also felt like their prices were not... More

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ducka62
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167 reviews 167 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I have gone here for birthdays and other special occasions, and I am always impressed. The food, service and price is amazing. The kebab's, appetizers, beverages and desserts are all to brag about. Great food, we will be back again.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Liked-- close by; kebabs that were a little different Disliked-- supposedly beef filet kebabs, which were clearly not super high quality beef.

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Palo Alto, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Let's be honest about it, if you are on diet or looking for some fancy ambiance you should fine some place else. For Persian food, this is D-place. Food at Chellokababi is the best in its class in south bay, staff is fast and friendly. Kabobs and stew dishes are just delicious. Dont forget to try an appetizer or side... More

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Gurgaon, India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

I was taken to this restaurant by my cousin since I am visiting here. I liked the vegetarian items I ordered and would recommend this place if you want it get a flavour of Persia .

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