I tried this place few days ago, I had the food to go and honestly the guys there were very nice. The food was good, I had the chicken boneless and a mast moseer. The later was not that good but their chicken was fresh...More
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I used to eat at this restaurant regularly while I lived in Los Angeles. On a recent return trip, I put it high on the must do list. It's that good. Particularly recommend the appetizer with herbs, onion, radish, feta, walnuts, and lavash. It's flavorful,...More
We had a big family birthday gathering celebrating my uncle's 80th and my cousin's 30th. My wife and I are from Miami and the main focus of middle eastern food is more Lebanese and Syrian so we were excited for something different. And given the...More
Living in Europe, we organised a luncheon for out LA relatives at Javan (on the recommendation of a cousin). Though a fairly simple restaurant, it has valet parking in a garage under the building. The decor is a bit seedy 1950's, but the reception couldn't...More
Great ambiance. It has a bar, a nice one too. Food is great and service is great and very friendly. Their Kash Bademjan is very delicious (one of the best I've ever had!). Kabobs are very good. I really liked the Barg, the chicken kabob...More
Elegant atmosphere to enjoy authentic (so I am told) Persian food. Friendly attentive staff and generous portions.
I raved about Javan on TripAdvisor back in early 2014, but as we’d not been there again for quite a while, it seemed a good idea to check back in after a visit with friends to a recent Santa Monica Symphony concert. Prices have gone...More
In Spite of the fact the food looks and taste somehow Iranian, I had feeling that its not real. Maybe because they had no grounded meat kabab and they sold Alcohol? The service was fast and polite but not native English actually they had difficulties.
It's a large space that was near empty early 6 on a Saturday night. I understand it does fill up so use reservations. Piano player was quietly doing his thing later incur meal. I want more taste experience with those Persian flavors. Thanks to Javan...More
Wow! Went on a Saturday night - very festive atmosphere, great food, excellent service! Had my favorite beef koobideh- juicy and tender. The gomah sabzi was the best I've ever had- delicate and tasty! My water glass was never empty and the server was well...More