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The 8 Best Persian Restaurants Near San Jose

Updated: October 6, 2021

Looking for the tastiest Tachin in San Jose? These are the top Persian spots for this and other Iranian classics. To find the best Persian restaurants in San Jose we analyzed millions of expert and diner reviews. So the next time you're hankering for tahdig or some kuku sabzi, pay one of these venues a visit.

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Stone Stew

Middle Eastern, $$, San JoseMiddle Eastern, $$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are San Jose's top 5 Persian/Iranian spots

    Hoodline, 2019

Organic Choice Mediterranean

Mediterranean, $$, San JoseMediterranean, $$San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are San Jose's top 5 Persian/Iranian spots

    Hoodline, 2019

Real Kabob Persian Restaurant

Persian, $$, San JosePersian, $$San Jose, Willow Glen
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are San Jose's top 5 Persian/Iranian spots

    Hoodline, 2019

Yas Restaurant

Persian, $$, San JosePersian, $$San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are San Jose's top 5 Persian/Iranian spots

    Hoodline, 2019

Ziba Persian Restaurant

Middle Eastern, $$, San JoseMiddle Eastern, $$San Jose, Cambrian Park
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are San Jose's top 5 Persian/Iranian spots

    Hoodline, 2019

Isfahan Kabob

Persian, $$, San JosePersian, $$San Jose, Cambrian Park
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Reyhan Restaurant

Persian, $$, San JosePersian, $$San Jose, Fairgrounds
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Negeen Restaurant

Middle Eastern, $$, CampbellMiddle Eastern, $$Campbell, West Campbell
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Why is this list better than others?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 28808 spots across San Jose, analyzed 3104661 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 1901 lists and articles from the likes of Hoodline – applying our boam magic to sift through results. For example, we considered Hoodline - Here are San Jose's top 5 Persian/Iranian spots as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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