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1236 S Wolfe Rd, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-8965
(408) 737-1222
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Montana
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small hole in the wall. Not so nice from the outside but very, very nice on the inside. The food is wonderful. Prices are a bit high. It is also very cramped.

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Thank Nonie3150
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Nice and friendly people. Tasty and well served dishes. Nicely decorated, clean and fast service. I must have eaten there 4 or 5 times within the week I stayed at the Wild Palms.

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Thank Giovanni_Sheffield
ducka62
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351 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

The selections are always tasty. The service was okay, we had to ask a second time for a couple things. The Chicken, Veggie and Steak Filet Kabob were all tasty. We enjoy the atmosphere.

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Thank ducka62
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Chelokababi is ridiculously good Persian food. I ordered via DoorDash and had the chelo kabab kobideh (extra butter) and the middle eastern plate. The portions were substantial (plenty of leftovers for tomorrow!!) and everything tasted homemade. I will definitely be eating there again....and again and again.

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Thank Patrick O
San Jose, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

I first went to Chelokabibi in 1975. At that time the restaurant was considerably smaller than it is today but the food has always been Excellent! Today the restaurant is much larger but the quality of this establishment had not changed. I have tried many other Persian restaurants in the bay area but I always come back to Chelokabibi

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Thank Lorin K
Brisbane, Australia
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

The menu is rich with options and everything on it is pretty delicious. Also the place has a very authentic vibe and feels like you've travelled into a persian world. 5 stars

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1 Thank assersamak
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102 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

A colleague and I went here for supper on a recent business trip. We were staying at the Wild Palms and the front desk suggested this as a great place to go. It was just about a block from the hotel so we walked to it. It is a nice, sit down, restaurant with a good sized menu. Our waitress... More 

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1 Thank Tim M
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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99 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Dined here with 2 members of my team from work. We all ordered different options, and were each convinced that we'd "won" over the others in terms of the results. The food is delicious, the setting fairly quiet (making it easy to carry on a conversation) without feeling like you're in a library. Be warned that the rice portions served... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I have been going to Ch since 1981 - actually arrived there by mistake & the young owner Mohseen invited me to stay to taste his mom's cooking! And I couldn't refuse as I am a famous Indian singer! It was simply fabulous! So I have known his whole family for 34 years & every time I am in the... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

We had the Chicken Breast - Barg and Joojeh - Koobideh combos. I liked the Barg, and the Joojeh better than the rest. Nice place with a quiet atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1236 S Wolfe Rd, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-8965
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: (408) 737-1222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?