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Shalizaar Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$20 - $25
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Persian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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meals, features

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Menu

APPETIZERS
$4.95
Kookoo Sabzi
chopped herbs, green onion, and eggs, sauteed in olive oil.
$8.95
Mirza Ghasemi
grilled eggplant, tomatoes, eggs and garlic sauteed in olive oil.
$8.95
Kashk-e-bademjan
pureed eggplant and garlic, topped with sauteed mint & kashk.
$4.95
Dolmeh
fresh herbs, onion, and rice seasoned and wrapped in grape leaves.
$6.95
Mast-o-moosir
our rich and creamy yogurt mixed with dried garlic and black pepper.
$7.95
Sabzi
organic home grown fresh herbs from los altos hills, red radish walnut and feta.
$4.95
Mast-o-khiar
yogurt mixed with dried mint and pepper, topped with diced cucumbers.
$4.95
Torshi
a mixture of marinated herbs & vegetables, carefully aged in vinegar and spices.
$6.95
Khiar Shoor
Home made pickled baby persian cucumbers.
$9.95
Tah Dig
crispy rice topped with your choice of one or more stews.
BEER
$4.75
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
$4.75
Stella Artois, Anchor Steam, Amstel Light
$6.95
Warsteiner (tap)
$6.95
Poppy Jasper Amber Ale (tap)
$4.75
Samuel Adams, Boston Loger
$4.75
Heineken, Corona, Beck's
BEVERAGE
$3.75
Pomegranate juice
$2.75
Apple juice, grapefruit juice, tomato juice, pineapple juice
Non Carbonated $3.0
S. Pellegrino, Carbonated $3.5
Evian
$2.75
Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Sprite, Fanta, soda, iced tea, lemonade, hot tea, coffee
$3.5
Doogh
Yogurt mixed with soda, mint, salt and pepper by the pitcher $9
$3.0
Milk, cranberry juice, orange juice
COFFEE DRINKS
$3.5
Espresso
$2.5
Extra shot
$4.5
Cappuccino
$3.95
Café Macchiato
$4.95
Café Mocha
$3.95
Americano
$4.75
Café Latte
$2.75
Coffee
COMBINATION PLATTERS
Shalizaar for you
Make your own combination, get any fillet instead of lamb fillet, get any chicken instead of
$46.95
Shalizaar meygoo
Combination of hen, jumbo shrimps, and two ground beef.
$52.95
Shalizaar Shishlik
Combination of game hen, lamb chops, and two ground beef
$48.95
Shalizaar for two
Combination of game hen, lamb fillet, and two ground beef.
DESSERTS
$4.0
Zoolbia & Bamieh
persian pastry.
$2.0
Baghlava
filo dough, layered with pistachios and honey.
$4.5
Faloodeh
noodles mixed with crushed ice, rose water and sugar.
$4.5
Bastani
persian ice cream mixed with pistachios and saffron.
$5.5
Makhlout
a combination of bastani and faloodeh.
MIXED RICE DISHES
$13.95
Baghali Polo
dill and fava bean rice with pot roast lamb shank.
$15.95
Shirin Polo
sweet pistachio, almond, and orange peal rice with chicken thighs.
$13.95
Zereshk Polo
barberry rice with roasted chicken thighs.
$12.95
Sabzi Polo
dill and parsley rice with fresh fish of the day (fried).
ON THE SIDE
$4.0
Rice
$4.5
Koobideh Morgh
$8.95
Joojeh
$11.95
Joojeh Ostokhan
$10.95
Sineh
$4.0
Koobideh
$16.95
Barg
$14.95
Shish Kabob
$17.95
Chengeh
$17.95
Barreh
PERSIAN KABOBS
$43.95
Shalizaar, Special For Two
combination of game hen, lamb fillet, and two ground bee.
$18.95
Shish Kabob
top sirloin of beef, bell pepper, and onion.
$21.95
Chenjeh
beef fillet, marinated in yogurt and saffron.
$11.95
Koobideh
two of the seasoned ground beef kabobs.
$20.95
Barg
fillet mignon, lightly marinated and deliciously tender.
$12.95
Joojeh
marinated chicken kabob.
$15.95
Joojeh Bu Ostokhan
cornish game hen, marinated
$23.95
Soltani
a combination of barg (filet mignon) and koobideh (ground beef).
$12.95
Koobideh Morgh
ground chicken kabob.
$16.95
Mahi
fillet of salmon, marinated in saffron, lemon juice, and olive oil.
PERSIAN STEWS
$12.95
Gheymeh
tender lean beef, chana dal beans, tomatoe sauce, & potato sticks.
$12.95
Gheymeh Bademjan
lean beef, chana dal beans, tomatoe sauce, & eggplant.
$12.95
Ghormeh Sabzi
stewed beef, kidney beans, sauteed herbs, and spinac
$15.95
Fesenjan
roasted chicken thighs, ground walnuts, and pomegranate juice.
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All reviews kabobs kebab rice koobideh stews sabzi bread mahi lamb shank eggplant salad filet persian restaurant ground beef would eat here again tasted great fantastic food
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Food was quite good? It took a while before we were able to get a drink at the bar. We were standing around for 15 minutes. But once we asked someone, they delivered right away. Food was very good and staff professional and friendly.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank pieror472
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

The waiter was awesome . Friendly and attentive. Food was good. Baghali polo with lamb shank was great . Chicken with bone tasted good not amazing I don’t recommend Sabzi Polo . The fish which was more like Tilapia didn’t taste good Tah Dig with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patm505
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Hard to get a reservation. Delicious kabobs, lamb chops and nice comforting decor. Service is solid.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Desigal7
Reviewed October 14, 2018

I was in the area on a business trip and looking for a good restaurant and settled on Shalizaar. I hadn't had persian cuisine for a while so decided to try it. I was there a bit early in the evening and was a bit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DaQi
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We were visiting from Kansas and a friend brought us here. The Koobideh was moist and tender. Just the right amount of rice to not overwhelm the kabobs. Been familiar with Persian cuisine for over 30 years and never had ground chicken kabobs but it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Joyce G
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant has an attractive interior decor. The service was initially nice and then non existent. It truly affected the meal in a negative way. We ordered an appetizer and each had the mixed rise with lamb shank. The order literally arrived 3-4 minutes after...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank MichaelMc777
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Without reservations, our party of 6 got a table at this Persian restaurant in Belmont. Though it was a first for us, we realized we were late to the party. Diners of every demographic filled the grand high-ceilings, luxuriously paneled room enjoying the food they...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Cherie Q
Reviewed June 11, 2018

I've been here numerous times, but rarely more than once/year. The restaurant is always packed with folks from the Mideast region, so I assume genuine cuisine. Mostly kebabs as mains. Whenever I've eaten here before I've always had lamb, which was tasty and my wife...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bart C
Reviewed May 27, 2018

This is a staple for me in Belmont. When I want some good persian food, this is the first place that I go. My best friend is Iranian and this is where he likes to go as well so I feel like it must be...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Kelvin C
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Although looks like a nice and clean restaurant, I visited for the second time in about a year and half and unfortunately I experienced the same. The barg kabab was terrible, seemed made of probably stew meat (not even marinated) and the rice was very...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank David X
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Ed H
September 29, 2015|
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Response from Christine P | Reviewed this property |
go to the shallizaar website (you can google for it) --- view themenu, you'll see the pictures and the name of the dishes, the restaurant did a nice job with this. enjoy..
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Ed H
September 29, 2015|
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Trip Advisor doesn't allow website links, so I will describe what you need to do. In Google search for Shalizaar Restaurant Menu Click on shalizaar's own site. Once there, click on Menu
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