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Shebestan

#107 of 748 Restaurants in Doha
Certificate of Excellence
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Al Sadd Road, Doha, Qatar
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Really love this place. It has beautiful decor, you would think it is an expensive place to eat but it is very reasonably priced. We all had the mixed meat platter which comes with plenty of rice and chips and delicious meat. Plus salad and endless servings of bread. Service is good. Food is good. No complaints from me!

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Thank Ellen D
Doha, Qatar
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've enjoyed the iftar at Ramadan at this restaurant, it is clean and the food is delicious, good service, plenty and different types of food

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Thank hazemelgharib
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

nice and quiet place ,perfect for a business lunch or dinner ,also for families and couples ,five stars service ,good presentation and very tasty.

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Thank Hisham K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

One of the best & my Favorite Restaurant in Qatar. The food is really very tasty... Salads. Appetizers. Cucumber with Yoghurt Kababs. Fish all are very Tasty... Been here with Family & Friends many times.

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Thank Obaid K
Doha
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

This Iranian restaurant serving a very nice food starting from the lentil soup to the delicious mix grill specially the shish kofta, different rice varieties, Iranian bread and you can enjoy the special tea with cookies. Good hospitality of the serving staff with nice classic decoration using the hand made Iranian carpets and water currents make it more relaxing.

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Thank oabouseada
Doha, Qatar
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139 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We visited this place for Dinner. Such a colorful restaurant. Food was so delicious and service was good too. Its good to sit inside than outside tables. Its a good Arabic restaurant.

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Thank Nilakshi2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Shebestan is an underrated Iranian Restaurant. Their authentic Lentil soup is simply delicious and filling. The eggplant and yogurt with spinach appetizers are mouthwatering. However, my favorite dish is their mixed grill (What I like is the the shrimps, chicken and of course the Kofta). They also serve "Dugh" or something like that, traditional yogurt drink with raisins and nuts,... More 

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Thank Leeno88
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Went there with a group of 9 family members on a busy Friday. We sat inside an open room (but ac was not very cool). Food arrived quickly. Quantity was more than enough! And most importantly the food was delicious! I love their Beef Kofta, its soft like butter! On the other hand the decor is old and need improvement.

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Thank Nouf A
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The ambiance is nice, food taste good like the kebabs. The only thing we are not happy here is that you have to wait for the waiters to notice that you need anything more. I guess you should ask for 1 time what you want, they wont take care if you need another bunch of bread! To have additional order... More 

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Thank Ja N
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The kabab is amazingly juicy yet well done , the bread is freshly baked and the rice with zefron is yummy as well, there might be some space for a sauce along with the rice (spicy perhaps) just thinking. If you're into trying different types of food just go a head and try this one .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Sadd Road, Doha, Qatar
  • Location: Middle East  >  Qatar  >  Doha

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