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Colbeh Restaurant

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32 W 39th St, New York City, NY 10018-3810
+1 212-354-8181
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Today
11:30 - 10:00
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Hours:
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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Chalfont, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival, it took awhile before someone attended to us and sat us down at our table. We waited for almost 30 mins before anyone gave us the menu. When the food arrived, the rice was cold and not fit to be called "warm" food. This was an utter disappointment and for anyone looking for a good Persian/Iranian food, I... More 

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1 Thank drcontrebasse
Brooklyn, New York
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

He is a cute rest in the heart of NYC. Food is rediculous and service is amazing! The different types of rice is a must and all the meats are soft and yummy! The bar has awesome drinks. Environment is clean quiet and comfortable. Would def recommend eating here!

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Thank leatromanorn
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 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

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Thank Michael I
Salt Lake City, Utah
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 December 2016

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 

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Thank Walter T W
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 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.

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1 Thank dsspector
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199 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 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 

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Thank 954hungg
Mykonos, Greece
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 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

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Thank motibonbon
Jerusalem, Israel
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
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 

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Thank DrErez_Netanely
Brooklyn, New York
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115 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 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 

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Thank zen3344
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 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 

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3 Thank Adam S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean, Sushi, Kosher
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 10:00
Monday
11:30 - 11:00
Tuesday
23:30 - 11:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 11:00
Thursday
11:30 - 11:00
Friday
01:15 - 03:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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