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8607 Westwood Center Dr, Ste 100A, Tysons Corner, VA 22182-7506
+1 703-448-8883
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“kabobs” (31 reviews)
“rice” (67 reviews)
“kebab” (50 reviews)
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
$$ - $$$
8607 Westwood Center Dr, Ste 100A, Tysons Corner, VA 22182-7506
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Eat in or carry out, the food is great, the staff are great, and you are getting good value for your money. You will get enough rice for three people with each dish. The fish kebab, which is made with salmon, is my favorite. It...More

Thank Ferenji12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the jujeh kabob which is a Cornish game hen kabob roasted on the grill and served with onions, tomato, and fluffy saffron rice. It was extremely good with fresh ingredients. I felt the Persian ice cream was lack luster (stick with the more authentic...More

Thank jonathb5
Reviewed 9 April 2018

the waiters added random number to tip herself in addition to the tip that we added - the manager told us that they do that when they are short of money . The name of the waitress is ALBA The name of the manager who...More

2  Thank haltam25
Reviewed 24 March 2018

When we were staying in Tysons we had this craving for Persian food. Fortunately, Shamshiry was just a walk away! I had the Chili Kabob Barg which is tender marinated beef. It's served with steamed Chelo which is steamed long grain rice. When the rice...More

Thank Jon N
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

If you want consistently excellent kabobs and other Persian cuisine, look no further than Shamshiry! I've been going to Shamshiry for years and won't eat kabobs anywhere else.

Thank MelanieW542
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The aroma of Persian rice permeates as you step into this intimate restaurant that’s been a hallmark of Persian cuisine in Virginia for decades. The best item on the menu is Shamshiry which literally translates to “by the sword.” The meat is tender and succulent...More

Thank TravelingStork
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Outstanding meats and fluffy rice in a surrounding that is as authentic as you can get so far away from Iran. If you enjoy Iranian food, this place is a must.

Thank Gorjes
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

It is such a typical Iranian restaurant. The food was very delicious and fancy. Try the mix plate Recommended

Thank Hassan A
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Was looking forward to lunch at Shamshiry on a visit from out of state... hadn't been there for years. We order 3 orders of beef kabob kubedeh. My issue was with the bread dip served and the pickled eggplant relish (torshi) They both contained hot...More

1  Thank Laura N
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

It’s a nice restaurant. Good food and service. We go there quiet often and I love their Kubedah kabobs with rice and salad. The green sauce with bread is perfect before your meal.

1  Thank ShirazAhmadW
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8607 Westwood Center Dr, Ste 100A, Tysons Corner, VA 22182-7506
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Tysons Corner
  • Phone Number: +1 703-448-8883
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