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Al UstadI Special Kebab


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Lunch, Dinner
Middle Eastern, Persian, Barbecue
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After reading so many good reviews, I decided to bring my family to this restaurant. We were not disappointed. The chicken were very well marinated. Salad and yoghurt dip were tasty too. The waiters were friendly and attentive. We had enjoyed our meal.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Foon Ny N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A “must-eat” on any Dubai itinerary this is a no frills, eccentric, family run kebab shop with outstanding food and a fun, busy vibe. Sharing tables is standard which is great as you get to meet all kinds of people. The staff fly round the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very busy and lively place. Had expected something amazing having read reviews on it. Was eating solo so just ordered a D12-Mix 2 which was mutton with yoghurt, chicken with yoghurt and jouleh kebab barbequed. Very average to be honest and the chicken kebab...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nirajgudka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This kebab restaurant has hundreds of pictures on the wall of the owner with various people (some famous, some not) but that’s not the real draw of this place - the kebabs are incredible! I went in for lunch (solo) and sat on a long...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Davott11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here from the palm as was on holiday after watching Mark wiens thought why not try it out! Hygiene needs to be improved a lot. Washing hands after cleaning tables then putting salad in with those same unwashed hands. We went on Tuesday...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So we had heard a lot about this place and as lovers of Iranian food thought we must give it a try. So if you think you will get a welcome like Mark Wiens did forget it. I am sure his was specifically arranged to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SalimM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am so in love with this place. It’s kebabs are exceptional as is the service and the owners. I eat here once a day whenever I am in Dubai and sitting amongst the thousands of photos clippings from various articles makes it even more...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank superbazman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very delicious kebaps. The place is authentic and the atmosphere is great. We will come back for sure.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank K4083SU_
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place never ever disappoints. I always go when I am in Dubai. The kebabs are to die for, perfectly spiced and perfectly cooked. The owner is always on top form, and goes table to table making sure his guests are ok. This is a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank veer0072017
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Real authentic Iranian food. Fantastic choice, service and very reasonable. Understandable why there are queues waiting for tables to be available.

Date of visit: January 2019
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