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Semiramis

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#1,288 of 8,082 Restaurants in Chicago
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $15
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern

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Menu

MEZZES‎
3.50
Lentil Soup
3.00
Kibbe
Ground Lamb With Bulgar Wheat
3.00
Chicken Borak
8.00
House Salad
Tomatoes, Cucumbers And Romaine Lettuce, Mixed With Olive Oil, Lemon Juice And Mint 6.00, With Feta
6.00
Tabbouleh
Salad With Bulgar Wheat, Onions, Tomatoes And Parsley, Mixed With Olive Oil And Lemon Juice
8.00
Fattoush
Salad With Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Green Onions, Green Peppers, Radishes, Mint And Toasted Pita Bread, Mixed With Olive Oil, Lemon Juice And Sumac
5.00
Hummus
Chick-pea Puree With Tahini, Garlic, Lemon Juice And Olive Oil
6.00
Baba Ghannouj
Smoked Eggplant Puree With Tahini, Parsley, Garlic, Lemon Juice And Olive Oil
6.00
Dolmas
Grape Leaves Stuffed With Rice, Parsley, Green Peppers, Green Onions, Tomatoes And Mint, Cooked In Olive Oil And Served With Yogurt
5.00
Ful
Fava Beans With Garlic, Lemon Juice And Olive Oil, Garnished With Onions, Mint And Tomatoes
SANDWICHES‎
7.00
Lamb And Beef Chawarma
With Tomatoes, Lettuce, Onions, Cucumber Pickles And Tahini Sauce
7.00
Chicken Chawarma
With Tomatoes, Lettuce, Onions, Cucumber Pickles And Tahini Sauce
8.00
Lamb And Beef Chawarma Special
With‎ Eggplant, Red Cabbage, Tomatoes, Hummus, Cucumber Pickles, Tahini Sauce And Harrissa
8.00
Chicken Chawarma Special
With Eggplant, Red Cabbage, Cucumber Pickles, Tomatoes, Hummus, Tahini Sauce And Harrissa
5.00
Falafel
With Tomatoes, Cucumber Pickles, Lettuce, Fresh Mint And Tahini Sauce
6.00
Falafel Special
With Eggplant, Red Cabbage, Cucumber Pickles, Tomatoes, Hummus, Tahini Sauce And Harrisa
7.00
Lamb And Beef Kafta
Grilled Minced Lamb And Beef With Parsley, Onions, Cucumber Pickles, Tomatoes, Lettuce, Hummus And Yogurt Sauce
7.00
Chicken Kafta
Grilled Minced Chicken With Tomatoes, Lettuce, Cucumber Pickles And Yogurt Sauce
7.00
Chicken Kabob
Grilled‎ Marinated Chicken Skewers With Tomatoes, Cucumber Pickles, Lettuce, Onions And Tahini Sauce
7.00
Beef Kabob
Grilled Beef Skewers With Tomatoes, Lettuce, Onions, Cucumber Pickles, Hummus And Tahini Sauce
ENTREES‎
13.00
Lamb And Beef Or Chicken Chawarma
With‎ Hummus Or Baba Ghannouj
13.00
Chicken Chawarma With Fattoush
10.00
Lentils And Rice
With Carmelized Onions And House Salad
14.00
Vegetarian Plate
Hummus, Baba Ghannouj, Tabbouleh, Falafel And Dolmas
Whole 13.00
Half 11.00
Roast Chicken
Marinated Rotisserie Roasted Chicken, Served With Lavosh And Garlic Sauce, Your Choice Of House Salad Or Rice
9.00
Take One Home! Whole Chicken (no Sides)
16.00
Mixed Grill
Beef And Chicken Kabob, Lamb And Beef Kafta, Served With Rice And Grilled Vegetables
15.00
Lamb And Beef Kafta
Grilled Minced Lamb And Beef With Parsley, Onions, And Tomatoes, Served With Rice And Grilled Vegetables
14.00
Chicken Kafta
Grilled Minced Chicken, Served With Rice And Grilled Vegetables
15.00
Chicken Kabob
Grilled Chicken Skewers, Served With Rice And Grilled Vegetables
DESSERTS‎
3.00
Baklava Trio
2.00
Maamoul
Lebanese Cookies Stuffed With Dates Or Walnuts And Cinnamon
BEVERAGES‎
1.75
San Pellegrino
1.75
Soft Drinks
3.00
Fresh Homemade Lemonade
2.00
Tea
3.00
Arabic Coffee With Cardamom
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place sucks! Service is poor and slow. And way too over price and they have the guts to automatically add a gratuity on our bill . For the appetizer, a hummus and babaganiush from the can it took them 35 minutes and the restaurant...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank irismjudilla
Reviewed February 24, 2019

Our family went for dinner last night to Semiramis! It was fantastic from the time we walked in! We were warmly greeted and seated. We brought a bottle of wine which they opened (BYOB) and we proceeded to peruse the mezzes choices. We chose hummus,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jabsChicago
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Amazing flavors and wonderful people. We love the authentic diversity of Chicago's restaurants and this is definitely one of our new favorites.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

Great, great place to have Arabian food, well sized dishes with amazing flavors and good prices. We shared the vegetarian plate and it was amazing! Looking forward to be back.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank natiserrabonett
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Five of us shared Kibbe, Falafel, Ful, Lentil soup, and Fatoush salad as appetizers and loved all of them. Although we only ordered two entrees, it ended up being too much food for us to finish. The Lamb and Beef Shwarma with hummus was the...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Patty M
Reviewed June 18, 2017

Semiramis is a fine Persian/middle-eastern restaurant. The lentil soup was rich in flavors, the meat kabobs feature a very good quality of beef and lamb, with a wonderful tasty rice, with a strong saffron flavor. The babaghanous is also outstanding. Portions are huge, and very...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank henryfogel
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

I'll begin by saying that I've been coming to Semiramis for almost 10 years now, the first 5 while I lived north of Chicago while during the last roughly 5, taking the time (including incredible traffic) to drop by whenever I have a chance when...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank freddyf358
Reviewed March 5, 2017

The restaurant is not too prepossessing, but it's fine. The babaghanous, hummus, and tabouli were outstanding. We also split a chicken schwarma that was fine, but different than our favorite style. I would go back here in a shot if we lived nearby, to explore...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank David_B_of_Michigan
Reviewed October 3, 2016

This place is amazing. Every time I visit Chicago, I have to stop here for either lunch or dinner. Everything I have ordered has been really wonderful. Kebabs, hummus, pitas, everything. The price is right too. One time, there was over 15 in our party...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank moduliobristow
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Had not been in for a few years but just as good as ever. Great appetizers, kebobs and service. Great location in Albany Park. This place is BYOB but there is no corkage fee.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Michael K
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