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Sameem Afghan Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$9 - $18
Middle Eastern, Persian, Arabic
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a reservation by text just 30 minutes before and it meant we were taken up to the main restaurant area. Make sure you make a reservation. It is not high end food but is exceptionally good quality representative of Afghan style which is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Russell860
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Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

This food was so good. And it’s healthy. I got the mideast feast appetizer. It’s for 4 but I ate it myself but couldn’t finish it. The feast for 2 was $8.99 and feast for 4 was $10.99 so why not. It’s like a sampler...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank joedbc
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

This was my first time trying traditional Afghan food. I went with a friend who is Afghan and knows her food. This place is definitely going to be on my list of go-to places for warm, hearty meals. I got the Bolani, Eggplant Burani, Emperor’s...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank rheamendiratta
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

A cozy little resto with very friendly personnel. Many menu choices, including vegetarian. Of course, lots of lamb! We started with the appetizer plate. Very good falafel; yummy homemade hommus; some kind of delicious oniony blob. I had a kind of Afghan ravioli with yellow...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jennifer2838
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Food was ok, and menu was extensive. Although little expense as compared to the food served. The service was very good, helpful and polite

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank iqbalamirpk
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We were invited by friends and didn't know what to expect. This is in a "student" area near the St. Louis University campus. The person who invited us runs a butcher business, and provides grass-fed, no chemicals, meet to local retailers and restaurants. We shared...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Chessplayer17
Reviewed July 21, 2018

I visited with my family for our wedding anniversary. Ordered Kebab, Mutton Briyanni, Butter Chicken, etc. The taste of the meat is good but the quantity is less for the price, most of the items are served with the lot of rice and naan but...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank BABURAJ_12
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great staff and delicious authentic afghan food. We enjoyed our meals, full of flavor and generous portion.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Vio M
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Went to Sameem on the 4th of July to celebrate the great diversity of the US by supporting an immigrant owned business. We decided on Sameem because none of us had tried Afghan food before. Everything I tried was wonderful! I picked the eggplant burani...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Kim0000000
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

I was the one that talked the group of six adults into trying Sameem, and I was the only one who didn’t love it. I got the lamb karahi which was flavorful but boring. But others at the table raved about the hummus, eggplant, the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Bobbarrenger
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