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Ravagh Persian Grill

1135 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10065-7738
+1 212-861-7900
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“stew” (15 reviews)
“kabobs” (14 reviews)
“kebab” (35 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1135 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10065-7738
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this on Trip advisor. Went for dinner on Friday. Quiet at 600 but filled up quick. Promptly greeted an seated. Menu nicely explained. They brought out Persian flatbread with 2 sauces. Great. We split cucumber/tomato salad. I had Cornish hen kabobs (best fowl ever)...More

Thank TampaTornado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like kebabs - meat or fish - I would recommend Ravagh as a place to go to in NYC. Along with Basmati rice or even the warm pita-like bread, one could taste and enjoy quality meat. Will definitely visit again - even with...More

Thank NJCricketer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great freaking restaurant! After a day of shopping for housewares, we dragged ourselves out of Bed Bath & Beyond and decided it was time for dinner. Sushi? No, we have the kids. Barbecue? No, we don't like that place. Go home? Nah,...More

Thank Jaimee A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for the first time last night , wanted to take my partner here cause she's Persian . We had the best meal , the sav Blanca from New Zealand was delicious, service fantastic , and cheap food . Great place

Thank Rusty2315
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I went on Yelp while walking around Lexington, looking for some Persian or Greek eats. I found this gem on Yelp and OMG, I want to just hug every person that works there right now. I ordered too much, per usual, for takeout. But it...More

Thank MissLoveLee
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Well, this place was recommended to us and we had family meet us there. For the most part everyone enjoyed the various dishes that were ordered. The stew was a big hit for those that ordered stew. The Lamb Shank was awesome. Everyone loved the...More

Thank Wiley J
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We have being here 3 times in the last year. The food is always amazingly good. From the pita bread you get when you seated to the the entree, everything is so delicious. I don't think you can go wrong here with any dish!

Thank Izaxi
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I visit often this restaurant and I like it very much. The service and ambiance are excellent. The food is simply delicious. For a family of five we ordered food for three and it was more than enough. The price iv very affordable particularly in...More

Thank Moncef2013
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The food was ok if you did not know the real deal. Dacron was missing in the rice. And some of the other dishes were not correct. The shush kebabs were good and most of the ingredients used were fine. Still make a nice stew....More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Great menu, hard to decide! I had a lamb stew over rice, and my husband ordered lamb ka bobs. All the food was excellent. Atmosphere nice, pretty decor, quiet. Excellent service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1135 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10065-7738
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-861-7900
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