Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Darvish Restaurant

946 W. Foothill Blvd. (Towne Ave.) Send to Phone
909-447-4556 | Order Now!
Authentic Persian specialties, including kebabs served with a mountain of saffron-scented basmati rice.
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Lunch & Dinner daily

* Click here for rating key

Darvish Restaurant Restaurant Review

: Hidden in a nondescript strip center, this is a decidedly casual but handsome little place, with cozy booths, tapestry-covered walls, and Persian artifacts strewn about the room. The servers at this family-operated eatery go out of their way to accommodate guests and the food is authentic and well-prepared. A handful of eggplant dips, like the borani bademjan, which is a mixture of fried eggplant, yogurt, grilled onions, garlic and mint, is a soulful way to start. Kebab plates --- we enjoyed the chicken barg (thin cuts from the breast) and the beef koubideh (extra lean, marinated ground beef) --- are served with a mountain of saffron-scented basmati rice and are large enough to share. Another tasty specialty is the house stew, served with a bone-in New Zealand lamb shank, slow-cooked with onions, garlic and spices. For dessert, Persian ice cream or traditional baklava is available. Complement your meal with a selection from the brief wine list.

User Ratings & Reviews for Darvish Restaurant
Discover LA's hottest restaurants with GAYOT's list
Hottest Restaurants in Los Angeles

From Italian newcomers and fresh seafood spots to veggie-friendly favorites and perfect-for-the-weekend brunch hangouts, get the scoop on where to eat in LA right now.

Read more


Find out which restaurants and chefs top the list of GAYOT's 2016 Annual Restaurant Awards.