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Kasra Persian Grill

9741 Westheimer
Houston, TX 77042
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  • Sun 12pm-10pm, Mon-Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm
  • $$
  • Takeout, Wheelchair accessible
  • Dinner
  • Beer/Wine
  • Lot available
  • Reservations Accepted, Not necessary
This is an elegant, comfortable place that serves wonderful Persian specialties from family recipes. A complimentary plate of vegetables and cheese along with taftoon bread greets each diner. The garlicky hummus and eggplant dip are among the best in the city. Fall-off-the-bone lamb shanks are not to be missed, nor are any of the fabulous kebab dishes.

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