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Colbeh Restaurant

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32 W 39th St, New York City, NY 10018-3810
+1 212-354-8181
11:30 - 10:00
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Sun 11:30 - 10:00
Mon 11:30 - 11:00
Tue 23:30 - 11:00
Wed - Thu 11:30 - 11:00
Fri 01:15 - 03:00
Sat 19:30 - 00:00
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I highly recommend this resturant. Best quality food and it's glatt kosher. Very nice and friendly service and best value for your money

Thank Michael I
Salt Lake City, Utah
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It may sound like an oxymoron but Colbeh is a relatively new Persian/Kosher restaurant in midtown NY. The decor is not fancy and the service good but not especially attentive. The menu is creative and simply delicious. Ask the waiter for recommendations if you don't know this type of cuisine. The restaurant was crowded but we were able to get... More 

Thank Walter T W
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Went there the other day for lunch. Ordered the small Kebab Koobideh. It was delicious, as was the rice and vegetables that accompanied the kabob. It was a good thing that I didn't order the large size. I wasn't even close to able to finish the smaller portion.

1 Thank dsspector
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159 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

I came here because of the recommendation from a Jewish guy. The restaurant has a bar and a sushi area, but the main meal is serving Persian food. There will be some pita bread, marinated tomato, olive and cucumber as free tapas. The marinated tomato is a must try item, I personally don't like olive, because I don't like the... More 

Thank 954hungg
Mykonos, Greece
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We order delivery to our place Serving size is huge , the even added appetizer and so much more Definitely grate serving and grate quality of glad kosher food I will order again

Thank motibonbon
Jerusalem, Israel
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Its a cool place, good atmosphere, good service. For starters- the ghondi - which are persian meatballs made which chickpea powder were too sour- too much lemon was used, the hummous was so so, the main portions btw are big!! The rice is good, the Ghorme Sabzi was too sour- too much Persian lemon was used. The eggplant stew was... More 

Thank DrErez_Netanely
Brooklyn, New York
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114 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

My wife and I went to Colbeh for dinner. The cuisine is Persian and it is a kosher restaurant. Now, my wife likes the Persian flavor palate, but I'm not totally enamored of it. She thought the food was great, but I wasn't necessarily thrilled. I will say that the service was superb; we told them we were in a... More 

Thank zen3344
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33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

With less than stellar reviews, I was concerned when I brought a friend there for dinner before a concert at Madison Square Garden. I love the food at Great Neck location, my friend also is a foodie. I was at the NYC restaurant 15 years ago and I would go back in an instant. Service was great!!! Food was awesome!... More 

3 Thank Adam S
New York City, New York
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393 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

great place - the Persians food is very good , skewers - chicken and meat are very good , good variety of rice's . we went the whole family and enjoyed it a lot

2 Thank badbaruch57
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

Great food. Great value. Great experience every time. Ambience is great. One of the few good spots around Penn station.

1 Thank Daniel H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Middle Eastern, Persian, Japanese, Mediterranean, Sushi, Kosher
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 10:00
11:30 - 11:00
23:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 11:00
01:15 - 03:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 W 39th St, New York City, NY 10018-3810
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-354-8181

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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?

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