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Famous Kabob

1290 Fulton Ave, Sacramento, CA 95825-7397
+1 916-483-1700
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
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“kabob” (14 reviews)
“lamb” (6 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
$$ - $$$
1290 Fulton Ave, Sacramento, CA 95825-7397
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

We eat there often and have never been disappointed with the food or service. I love the ghormeh sabzi my friend likes the lamb in any way they have it. We have tried many of the dishes and all are wonderful.

Thank connieahaines
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I love Famous Kabob, the food and service is amazing , everything on the menu is yummy. The beef Kabob is very delicious their jokes I recommend the dark meat is prepared with a lot of flavor. The lamb shank is also great. The zereshk...More

Thank carmella m
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The owner or manager's an old guy who's so rude, doesn't care about the costumers and doesn't respect. The food's not good too. Not recommended at all!!!!

Thank Ebi A
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I love famous kebab! Their food is authentic and reminds me of my grandma's cooking! The staff is friendly and the restaurant is very nice inside. They bake fresh bread in an oven in the restaurant so it's always smells delicious!

Thank missmo43
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I love everything in this restaurant. The chicken Kabob is amazing, so is any of the beef dishes. The rice is fluffy and done quite well. The service is impeccable. They serve the food with their own house bread which is soo good. Let's not...More

Thank carmella m
Reviewed 28 August 2016

That has minimal interior decorations. Which means more effort is on the food than the experience.I'm not going to claim to be an expert in Greek food because the closest Greek restaurant to TLH,Fl is 4 1/2hrs away , although the local Greek Orthodox church...More

Thank xtc663
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent Service Quality Food and welcoming atmosphere. The service is very personal. I felt like we were the only customers in the restaurant. Quality food very fresh and delicious. I love the decor, beautiful. This was my first time eating Persian food.

Thank sistasister_2000
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We stopped here at our son's recommendation, and it was a great lunch. They started us off with Sabzee Khordan (pita with a plate of fresh greens and feta) while waiting for our Kabob Koobeedeh to arrive. Sweetheart ordered Doog (a delicious yogurt beverage) while...More

1  Thank Jo W
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Went here last night with my uncle. Had the Jujeh Soltani (one Koobideh and one jujeh). It was very good. My uncle had the ghaymeh. They brought us "sabzi and paneer" which was great because other places always charge for that. The must-o-musir was thick...More

Thank GZCS
Reviewed 19 May 2016

My husband and i can never go wrong each time we come here. The bread is so excellent... freshly made. The kabob, lamb, chicken or beef are awesome. The servers are very friendly once you get to know them. I have been coming here for...More

1  Thank Raquel K
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 Fulton Ave, Sacramento, CA 95825-7397
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-483-1700
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