in drawn butter, garlic, fresh lemon juice and white wine.
smoky roasted eggplant, pureed with our distinctive blend of spices.
a zesty salad of cracked wheat, parsley, tomatoes and scallions with a dressing of olive oil, lemon juice and fresh mint.
combination of eggplant, mint, garlic, onions, and pomegranate sauce.
delicious creamy yogurt and chopped cucumbers and oregon walnuts, flavored with mint and dill.
delicious creamy yogurt, flavored with shallots and dill.
an ensemble of baked eggplant, garlic, tomatoes, eggs, and traditional spices.
delicious creamy yogurt sauteed spinach, and sauteed eggplant, flavored with mint.
combination of yogurt, sauteed spinach, mint, beets and garlic.
mixture of sauteed eggplant, onions, mint, garlic, and special topping.
mashed chickpea dip with a touch of tangy sesame, olive oil, garlic, and lemon juice.
combination of hummus, baba ghannooj, tabouleh and dolmeh. served with borani dip.
Soup & Salads
combination of fresh chopped cucumbers, tomatoes, parsley, onion and persian dressing.
combination of romaine lettuce, black olives, tomatoes, cucumbers, feta cheese, red onion, carrots, hazelnuts, mint, and vinaigrette dressing.
organic salad blend with organic tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, carrots, hazelnuts, radish and organic balsamic dressing.
known as portland's most authentic and tasty lentil soup.
Entrees - Chicken
Includes Traditional Bread With Butter. Choice Of Soup Or Side Salad $2.99 With A Purchase Of An Entree.
breast of chicken marinated in fresh lemon juice, onion, garlic, herbs, and topped with sauteed onions and garlic.
Lemon Chicken With Sour Cherry
our tasty lemon chicken covered with sour cherries (a special breed of cherries that are sharp and tangy).
Lemon Chicken With Barberry
our tasty lemon chicken covered with barberries (small persian tart berries that are simmered in saffron, cinnamon, and brown sugar).
breast of chicken with basil, garlic, red pepper, zesty orange, fennel, black olives, and white wine.
Chicken With Artichokes
breast of chicken marinated in fresh lemon juice, herbs, oregano and artichokes,
breast of chicken simmered in delicious sweet and sour flavored pomegranate sauce with finely crushed walnuts (superb dish).
Entrees - Beef
a savory medley of beef, chopped vegetables, kidney beans, and persian spices. served with persian saffron rice.
sauteed green beans, onions, tomatoes, beef, chickpeas, saffron and various seasonings mixed with persian white rice.
(beef stew with eggplant), a savory medley of beef, yellow split peas, and special tomato based sauce lightly spiced to perfection with lime juice and eggplant. served with persian saffron rice.
(okra beef stew), a combination of okra, yellow split peas, small chucks of seasoned beef, lime juice and special tomato sauce. served with persian saffron rice.
Entrees - Lamb
(baghalee polo), a whole lamb shank simmered in our own homemade sauce, subtly seasoned. served with persian dill rice and lima bean rice.
combination of onion, mushrooms, peppers, black olives, mixed vegetable, artichokes, saffron rice, and tender lamb pieces, preparation time greater than 45 minutes.
tender pieces of lamb with potatoes, onions, beans, and tomatoes simmered in traditional sauce,
Lamb And Chicken
one skewer of select pieces of succulent char broiled loin of lamb and breast of chicken. served with vegetables and your choice of persian dill or saffron rice, preparation time greater than 45 minutes.
Spinach & Prune With Lamb
sauteed spinach with prunes, scallions, and orange juice with tender lam b. your choice of persian dill rice or saffron rice.
Entrees - Seafood
our variation of the famous dish from spain. includes scallops, shrimp, mussels, clams, peppers, mushrooms, artichokes, prawns, black olives, saffron rice, fresh garlic, olive oil and wine, preparation time greater than 45 minutes, preparation time greater than 45 minutes.
persian style rice mixed with sauteed parsley, leek, coriander, dill weed, and saffron. served with fish of the day.
(salmon with pomegranate sauce), fresh fillet of salmon carefully seasoned and oven broiled. topped with pomegranate sauce. served with saffron rice and vegetable.
large jumbo prawns pan sauteed with bell pepper, mushrooms, onion, garlic, and topped with armaretto, preparation time greater than 45 minutes.
Entrees - Kabobs
Prep Time Greater Than 45 Min. Please Check With Your Server, Preparation Time Greater Than 45 Minutes.
beef tenderloin steaks, juice of onion and various seasonings. served with saffron rice and broiled tomatoes.
two skewers of juicy seasoned ground beef. served with grilled tomato and persian saffron rice.
combination of 38 kabob-e barg and 39 kabob-e koubideh..
char broiled marinated juicy breast of chicken. served with persian saffron rice and grilled tomatoes.
Ground Lamb Kabob
two juicy strips of char broiled seasoned ground lamb with persian saffron rice and grilled tomatoes.
(filet mignon shish kabob), one skewer charbroiled juicy big junks of filet mignon. served with grilled onions, tomatoes and saffron rice.
one skewer of 39 kabob-e koubideh and one skewer 41 chicken kabob served with rice.
Lamb Shish Kabob
select pieces of succulent char broiled loin of lamb. served with grilled tomato and saffron rice.
our variation of the famous dish from spain. scallions, mushrooms, red and green peppers, green peas, artichokes, fresh garlic, black olives, and saffron rice, preparation time greater than 45 minutes.
a very traditional dish with sauteed spinach, lemon juice, eggs, garlic, onions, and traditional spices served over saffron rice.
(stuffed green pepper), tender sweet pepper stuffed with spinach, basmati rice, yellow split peas, and fresh herbs in a delicately spiced persian tomato sauce, then oven baked.
(stuffed grape leaves), four large grape leaves stuffed with vegetables, lentils, yellow split peas, and walnuts in a delicate tomato based sauce. served with a traditional persian sauce.
combination of lentils, raisins, dates, vegetables, and saffron rice, preparation time greater than 45 minutes.
Green Bean Khoresh
sauteed green beans, onion, tomato, chick peas, saffron, various seasonings, and saffron rice.
a combination of yellow split peas, lime juice, okra with special persian tomato sauce. your choice of persian dill rice or saffron rice.
Spinach & Prune Khoresh
sauteed spinach with prunes, scallions, and orange juice. your choice of persian dill rice or saffron rice.
a combination of celery, parsley, fresh mint, fresh lime juice, and saffron. your choice of persian dill rice or saffron rice.
Fresh Herb Khoresh
chopped sauteed scallions, coriander, parsley, leeks, cooked pinto beans, various seasonings, and lemon juice. your choice of persian dill rice or saffron rice.
The Persian House Restaurant is specialized in Middle-Eastern Cuisine. Our menu is a blend of savory coming majorly from Iran with a touch of Spanish, Lebanese and Greek foods. We put a special consideration as well to the Vegetarians with more than a dozen Entrées in our Menu and one of the most famous lentil soup in Downtown. All our meats selection (Chicken, Lamb and Beef) are certified Halal.