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Shish Kebab House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Middle Eastern, , Halal
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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“eggplant” (14 reviews)
“lamb” (11 reviews)
“kebab” (13 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Afghani, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
36 Lasalle Rd, West Hartford, CT 06107-2321
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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This is located on Lasalle road and there is both on street and lot parking available. The set up of the restaurant is unique for Weta in that it is located on multiple levels. There is an elevator available. The service was OK, nothing special....More

Thank Jerandnanc
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

I went here for dinner spontaneously and was thrilled. The restaurant is hung with beautiful rugs and tapestries, the building itself if interesting, and there's a hookah lounge. The food is fantastic, with many vegetarian options. I would highly recommend the pumpkin purée as a...More

Thank Margot K
Reviewed 25 November 2016

the restaurant is beautiful , they serve Halal (Kosher) foods. I enjoyed a little spicy foods here..

Thank Madni786
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
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 Mike M
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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, 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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