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Chelokababi

1236 S Wolfe Rd, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-8965
(408) 737-1222
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Ranked #28 of 326 restaurants in Sunnyvale
Cuisines: Middle Eastern
Most recent review
- Jun 26, 2014
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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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71 reviews 71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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
24 helpful votes 24 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
33 reviews 33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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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Pinehurst, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I was pleasantly surprised by both the nice atmosphere and the good food. Being in a little strip mall, I didn't expect much. The waiter was courteous and attentive. The lamb nicely prepared and tender. The rice was plentiful, although not quite as flavorful as I like. All-in-all, I had a pleasant dining experience and would go back.

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Madrid, Spain
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81 reviews 81 reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Food isn't bad but there's almost no meat in the meat dishes. To bad. I guess i need to say more acoording to TA. OK - this place sucks.

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California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

Good Persian food, good service, reasonable prices (about $25-$30 per person). Try the rose water ice cream treat.

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Seattle, Washington USA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

I went to this place because it was walking distance from my hotel. The restaurant is located in a strip mall but was neat and clean. Service was courteous, polite, nothing extraordinary. I'm a fan of Persian food, I especially like kobideh (sp?); but their version of it didn't excite me; flavor-wise, there was just nothing notable about it.

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