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Shish Kebab House

36 Lasalle Rd, West Hartford, CT 06107-2321
+1 860-231-8400
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb” (11 reviews)
“eggplant” (14 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Afghani, Vegetarian Friendly
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36 Lasalle Rd, West Hartford, CT 06107-2321
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Maybe we should have known when we walked in at lunch one day that we were the ONLY people there. I'm not saying the food was bad, it was actually quite good it's just an unusual restaurant in general.

Thank ckcisme1966
Reviewed 27 August 2016

My favorite restaurant. I have been eating here for many years. I don't know anyone who has tried this restaurant and didn't like it.

Thank dfreutl
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

LaSalle Road is in one of the finest restaurant neighborhoods in Connecticut. Walkable from library, EV charging, shopping, movie theater, etc. The Shish Kebab House offers great food and drinks. Be prepared for longer than average waits. We will return here from time to time...More

Thank Dr_Bill_Corcoran
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

First the food was excellent. We both had different shish kebabs: lamb and chicken. See pics. The rice had a mild cinnamon and nutty flavor. One had onions, the other had shredded carrots. Both had tender broiled kebab meats. Both came with Afghani style eggplant...More

Thank lakwatsera2014
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Went with a few friends back in March. I was surprised by how tender the lamb was and loved the char on the outside. Every dish we tried, we all thought was delicious. I'm no expert on Afghan food, but its tasty and would recommend...More

Thank DonDonPython
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Eggplant is amazing. Great split pea soup. Love the afghan dumplings too. I think the meat dishes are less impressive then the veggie options.

Thank grae1027
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The Shish Kebab House has been serving terrific Afghani food for decades--first on Franklin Avenue in the South End and then in West Hartford for the past several years. They prepare tasty, fresh food that is healthy, well-spiced and delicious. Most dinners come with a...More

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We had the afghan lunch experience min of 4 people and 22 per person. That's the best 22 dollar I have ever spent I really recommend anyone who want the best legit afghan experience

Thank Raymond C
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

The Shish Kebab House is a great place to eat in West Hartford. It has a bar with tv's for those looking to have a drink and watch a game. The separate dinning room is on a different level and serves some really good Afghani...More

Thank Spyro M
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

This is a unique, low key restaurant in the heart of west Hartford center near some higher profile places. My colleague and I opted to take a chance on this place and we were pleasantly surprised. The menu is varied with something for vegetarians and...More

Thank rambomania
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Lasalle Rd, West Hartford, CT 06107-2321
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-231-8400
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