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Sabri Nihari

#655 of 7,702 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Rogers Park
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2502 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-1970
7737436200
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Round Lake, Illinois
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83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has gone downhill over the last 2 years. After my last visit in 2016, I have decided that I am not returning to this overpriced so called Pakistani restaurant anymore. Prices have dramatically gone up, but taste and quality of the food has deterioted to all time low level

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Thank getshak
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I was in chicago to meet my friends and they happen to take me to Devon street and it was dinner time so we were looking for restaurants for dinner but being weekend there was huge rush at major fine dine. But luckily this restaurant manages the crowd so well that in 15 minutes we got table inspite of many... More 

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Thank sanyaiscute
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Nehari and seek fry are probably the only two items I would recommend here. The naans are good. Servers don't pay attention so you might want them to repeat the order before they ruin your meal. Don't ever order Chicken Makni was horrible. They claim to use boneless chicken but it's more like shredded chicken. Not worth your money !

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Thank Hammad S
Toronto, Canada
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107 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Used to be good but now the quality has gone down hill real quick. Would not be going back. For good Nihari in Chicago area try Shahi Nihari

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Thank CanadianWorldwide
Evanston, Illinois
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I don't have a lot of experience with Indian or Pakistani foods, but what we had was good. The samosas were great, frontier chicken, grilled chicken and some butter chicken were good. The service was just average. The waiter was not very accommodating, and i felt like he was giving us a slight attitude for not knowing all the dishes.... More 

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Thank Swedishgirlinus
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The rice dishes are great, lentils, spinach dishes are all good. Would highly recommend this place. If you like spicy food

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Thank Colin M
Portage, Michigan
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Pakistani/Indian resturant . Friendly staff. Food is served fresh , bread is freshly baked. We tried Nihari ( beef curry) it's hot and spicy but tasty. Do not order more than 1 dish for 2 people because you will end up taking it home as they give you more than enough food. Finding a parking in the area is a... More 

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Thank 201nadeemm
Chicago, Illinois
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191 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I've been to Sabri Nihari several times in the past several months, always returning to their Frontier Chicken. Depending on whose in the kitchen, sometimes it is quite hot, sometime not so, but always a favorite Pakistani chicken dish with rice. They also serve some of the best Samosas on Devon Street.

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Thank Rolf A
Worthington, Ohio
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70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We were just Amazed....the awesome taste...the beautiful decor....the friendly servers and the food....it reminds us about the traditional way it is cooked at home.

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Thank Glamsaint
Michigan City, Indiana
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This place looks good when you enter but their food needs a lot of improvement. Their specialty is Nihari but it was Ok. Brain masala was not so good. Overall I would rate this place as average. I won't be back to this place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Pakistani, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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: 2502 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-1970
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Rogers Park
  • Neighbourhood: Rogers Park
  • Phone Number: 7737436200

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