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Shalimar

532 Jones St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2008
+1 415-928-0333
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“naan” (16 reviews)
“curries” (7 reviews)
“nihari” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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LOCATION
532 Jones St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2008
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Neighborhood is rough folks, not pretty. I arrived at about 330 pm to an empty restaurant less 3 people. The waiter recommended the Chicken Tika, so I took the recommendation also with garlic naan and eventually rice. The entrees do not include rice, which is...More

Thank tkdecker43
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on the recommendation of a friend who told me the food was amazing but be prepared for ample H&H (homeless and hookers). I encountered neither. Food was amazing and they even brought me out masala for free as I clearly had not bought...More

Thank maddogmattcree
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is situated in a very bad neighborhood. Scary walk to the restaurant. Negative stars for cleanliness and customer service. Saw the pots/pans and the cook's apron. Dirty! But surprisingly, the food was really good. I would recommend doing take out and ignoring the...More

Thank mo_9287
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

This is not a restaurant to me. More like a canteen?! It was so disorganized: they should write somewhere that you need to order at the counter because the waiter only brings the plates. And even that was messy since he first brought the wrong...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed August 30, 2017

The food was just OK. It wasn't terrible, but nor was it amazing, especially considering just how terrible the ambiance was. It was like a notch below fast food in terms of the set up and the dress of the people in it. This is...More

Thank iwc2ufan99
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

We were visiting from Florida. This restaurant is famous all across the country and we find out its for the right reasons. We had Tandoori chicken tikka, seekh kabab, chicken kabab, Beaf Nihari, and brain masala, lamb chops. This is authentic Tandoori food. Well balanced...More

Thank Saeed A
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Its not a very nice place to eat. Just tables and chairs to sit. No waiters . But the food is really good

Thank Steve L
Reviewed July 22, 2017

The Best Kebabs I ever had. The garlic Naan was also well prepared and so was mutton curry. Abundant quantity of tea is available.

Thank Rbajaj53
Reviewed May 28, 2017

This place has remained consistently top-notch. They use a real tandoor for their bread (naan) and meat, like chicken. Not a lot of places do this anymore, which is unfortunate, because a tandoor makes everything taste delicious. You can't go wrong with ordering -- from...More

Thank UptownGirl805
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This was a fantastic restaurant. The daal masala, the saag, and the haleem were incredible! I am much more impressed with the flavors of food rather than the ambiance and this place was a wonderful treat. It is a busy place and rather small but...More

Thank William Oren C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 Jones St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2008
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-928-0333
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