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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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COLD & HOT MAZEH "APPETIZERS"
Spanakopita
Spinach and feta cheese baked in filo pastry
USD 4.5
Dolmas
Stuffed grape leaves with rice and herbs. Served chilled
USD 4.5
Falafel
Ground chickpea patties deep fried, served with tahini sauce
USD 6
Feta Cheese & Olives
Feta cheese and Kalamata olives, served with pita bread
USD 6.5
Mast o' Khiyar
Yogurt, cucumber, nuts and herbs, served with pita bread
USD 6
Mast o' Moosir
Yogurt, shallots, nuts, served with pita bread
USD 6
Mast Sadeh
Plain yogurt
USD 5
Hummus
Chickpeas blended with tahini, olive oil, garlic and herbs, served with pita bread
USD 6.5
Kashk o' Bademjoon
Sauteéd eggplant blended with Kashk (yogurt based) and garlic, served with pita bread
USD 6.75
Mazeh Plate
Dolmas, Feta cheese, Kalmata olives, Falafel, Shirazi salad, Tzatziki, Kashk o' Bademjoon and pita bread
Half USD 10
Full USD 15
SALADS
Shirazi Salad
Chopped cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, parsley, mint, lemon and olive oil
USD 6
Tabouli Salad
Chopped parsley, tomatoes, onions, cracked wheat, lemon and olive oil, served with pita bread
USD 7.5
Greek Salad
Fresh greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, Feta cheese, Kalamata olives and Greek peppers, served with pita bread
Half USD 7.5
Full USD 11
SALAD - ADDITIONS
Option to add below with a Full Greek Salad
Gyro Meat*
choice of beef & lamb or chicken
USD 4
Chicken Souvalaki*
USD 5
Lamb Souvalaki*
USD 6
Kebab Koobideh*
USD 5
Kebab Barg*
Chicken USD 6
Filet Mignon USD 12
Salmon*
USD 11
Joojeh Kebab*
USD 10
RICE 'POLOW' SPECIALTIES
$8 each or substitute for plain Basmati rice 'Chelow' with any entree $5
Zereshk Polow
'Jeweled or celebration rice'. Basmati rice, barberries, slivered almonds and saffron
Baghali Polow
Basmati rice, fava beans, dill and saffron
PERSIAN ENTREES
All kebab entrees are served with grilled tomato and plain Basmati rice 'Chelow'. Add Greek salad or cup soup Jow for additional $5
Chelo Kebab Koobideh*
Marinated organic ground beef or chicken broiled over an open fire
USD 13
Chelo Kebab Barg*
Marinated and pounded kebab broiled over an open fire
Chicken USD 16
Filet Mignon USD 18
Joojeh Kebab*
Marinated Cornish Game hen broiled over an open fire
Boneless Breast USD 14
Whole, Cut With Bone USD 18
Lamb Kebab*
Marinated lamb broiled over an open fire
USD 15
Lamb Shank "Mahiche"
Lamb shank slowly cooked in tomato sauce with herbs, garlic and onions. Zereshk Polow or Baghali substitute highly recommended to accompany
USD 17
Sultani*
Your choice of beef or chicken Koobideh Kebab and chicken or beef Kebab Barg
USD 21
Pars Kebab*
Combination Kebab Barg, one chicken and one beef
USD 27
Pars Kebab Feast*
One of each beef Kebab Barg, chicken Kebab Barg, lamb Kebab, Joojeh Kebab, two skewers of beef Koobideh Kebab and two skewers of grilled vegetables, served with plain rice 'Chelow' and Zerershk Polow
Serves 4-5 People USD 82
PERSIAN SOUPS & STEWS
Soup Jow
Wheat barley, carrots, herbs, spices and chicken broth, served with pita bread
Cup USD 6
Bowl USD 7.5
Ghormeh Sabzi
Sautéed herbs, red kidney beans, beef and dry limes, served with rice 'Chelow'
USD 13
Ghimeh
Sautéed beef and split peas in a tomato broth topped with shoestring fries, served with rice 'Chelow'
USD 13
Ghimeh Bademjoon
Ghimeh and roasted eggplant, served with rice 'Chelow'
USD 15
Fesenjoon
Sautéed walnuts in pomegranate sauce, served with rice 'Chelow'
USD 12
With Chicken USD 16
Mazeh Stew Combination
Three stew sampler, Ghormeh Sabzi, Ghimeh and vegetarian Fesenjoon, served with rice 'Chelow'
USD 17
MEDITERRANEAN ENTREES
Add a cup of soup Jow to your order for an additional $5
Gyros
Choice of beef and lamb or chicken
With Greek Salad or Rice USD 13
With Greek Salad and Rice USD 16
Double Meat Gyros
Choice of beef and lamb or chicken
With Greek Salad or Rice USD 17
With Greek Salad and Rice USD 21
Souvalaki*
Marinated kebab broiled over an open fire, served with Greek salad or rice
Chicken USD 17
Lamb or Beef USD 19
Mousaka
Ground beef and eggplant casserole served with Greek salad
USD 15
Shish Kebab*
Marinated kebab with bell pepper, tomato and onion. broiled over an open fire, served with rice. Fish - Market Price
Chicken USD 16
Lamb or Beef USD 18
MEDITERRANEAN VEGETARIAN ENTREES
Falafel
With Greek Salad or Rice USD 14
With Greek Salad and Rice USD 17
Falafel and Hummus Plate
Hummus spread on pita bread, topped with Falafel, served with Greek salad or rice
USD 14
USD 17
Dolmas
Served over a full Greek salad
USD 14
Mediterranean Delights
Falafel, Hummus, Dolmas, Tabouli salad, Kalamata olives, Feta Cheese and pita bread
USD 16
Vegetarian Specialty
Spanakopita, Hummus, Falafel, Dolmas, Tabouli salad, Greek salad, Tzatziki and pita bread
USD 17
KEBAB & SANDWICHES
PERSIAN
Naan & Kebab
All items served with bread ( Naan or Pita), onions, grilled tomatoes and sauce)
Koobdeh Kebab
Choice of marinated organic ground beef or marinated ground chicken
USD 11
Beef (Kenjeh) Kebab
USD 13
Chicken Kebab (Boneless Joojeh)
USD 10
Lamb Kebab
USD 12
Joojeh Kebab (Cornish Game Hen)
USD 15
Kebab Barg (Marinated Filet Mignon)
USD 16
Chicken Kebab Barg (Marinated Chicken Breast)
USD 13
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Reviewed March 15, 2020

Upon entry of the restaurant we were warmly greeted by the owner. We were seated at a regular sized table and chairs, but you could sit at reclining couches and table like they do in the Middle East. We started off with a sampler the...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 27, 2020 via mobile

Nice Persian/Mediterranean spot in Albuquerque. Very extensive menu of well prepared foods. They even have belly dancers some nights. I had a Greek Salad with grilled lamb. Very authentic and well done. I had it take out because I just got off the road from...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 6, 2020

Took a group of guys to Pars for lunch. There were eight of us who all came away saying "we will be back." I love the food of the middle east and have enjoyed Pars for quite some time. The restaurant has been in business...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed October 9, 2019

We made reservations at Pars Cuisine because we wanted a break from Mexican food, and because ti was close to our hotel, the Drury Inn & Suites. It was so close that it was only a 3 minute walk. We arrived early for our 7...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 12, 2019

We were looking for something very different for dinner and accidentally found Pars online. The owner met us on arrival and guided us to a seating right in the middle. It appeared to be busy as there were diners all around on the outer side...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

My wife and I dine a Pars frequently. This restaurant is one of our absolute favorites. The decor of the restaurant and friendly staff are only the beginning at Pars. The food is authentic and among the best in Albuquerque at any price. Everything is...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

I have eaten at Pars on numerous occasions and I have always had a good experience. Tonight was not the case. I ordered the Lamb kabob with rice and humus. Appetizer was delivered with my main course. I can live with less than stellar service,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019

Nice atmosphere, good service, unique Persian/Mediterranean offerings that are interesting and very tasty. We love the appetizer sampler plate, Gyro sandwiches and all the dips with falafel.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

What a delight to find this Classy white tablecloth Persian/Mediterranean gem of a restaurant in ABQ! The ambiance is inviting as are the owners and staff. You can choose a normal Western type of table, or head to the sunken center of the large dining...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

Had lunch here. great selection of Mediterranean food on menu. Portions are ample. Service was timely and unobtrusive. most was upper end but fair. Reminded me a bit of a dark "loungey" NY City atmosphere. I understand opening drapes wouldn't let sunshine in because there...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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