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Darband Shishkabob

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5670 Hillcroft St, Houston, TX 77036-2214
+1 713-975-8350
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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Fort Worth, Texas
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104 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

They have good kabobs. I had groundbeef and chicken kabobs. It was served with rice and bread. Wish it was served with some sauce for the kabob or bread. Overall it was good and worth the money. I would go back the next time I am in area.

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Thank pktoi231
Houston, Texas, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I saw a roach there...gross! Food was mediocre and they took forever, not at all impressed. Not worth my money.

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Thank Hilda M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very casual place with limited options but the food is good . I would recommend it for both dine in and take away .

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Thank najataqil
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is a rare find. This place is actually a fast food which serves good quality Persian food. I suppose they keep their prices low by eliminating regular restaurant services. They don't have waiters/waitresses, they don't offer silverware (only plastic and foam) and their traditional drinks, yogurts, etc. are all homemade. They have really good food despite their very low... More 

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Thank Faraz F
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The worse place you can choose to eat at . Its really disaster . I did the mistake and ate there today and I really regretted too much . Please don t wast your health , time and money . The Kebab is not grilled enough and you don't need test their very bad customer services

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1 Thank Chalak B
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150 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Gets crowded at lunch time and takes a bit since they put the meet on the grill after you order. Love the chelo kabab especially since it comes off the grill Real sit down restaurant quality food at a fast food place at a fast food price

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Thank Fiazuddeen T
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Authentic Iranian Kabobs cooked to order with parsley, cilantro, radishes, rice, fresh bread etc. depending on your choice. Ground Beef kabob was very nicely seasoned. Hummus also tasty.

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Thank Joseph G
Euless, Texas
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

It was very surprising to find out that the food was very delicious. Went there in a group of 6, ordered different food items and there was not a single item that didn't taste good. A must go place if nearby.

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Thank NK_Traveler1984
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

We really enjoy our family lunch, my husband ordered the beef kebob and I ordered the chicken one them both were very good and tasty. Decent place good food my only disappointment was that they didn't have baklava for the dessert also I want it to try their famous tea but since it was so pack people were staring at... More 

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Thank erika u
Houston, Texas
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2015

The food was delicious, especially the garlic sauce! Prices are reasonable. You know it's good when you see all the natives there. :-) Not much on ambience but you can't eat ambience so who care

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Thank Laura B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5670 Hillcroft St, Houston, TX 77036-2214
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-975-8350

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?