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rotiprata | Feb 11, 201106:02 PM    

Enjoyed a good dinner at Mehran recently. Garlic naan was exceptional with superb crisp and air and thin with good sprinkling of garlic. Murgh Achar (pickled chicken) pretty good although mild. Masala Bhindi was tasty but we liked the version at Shah better. Highlight for me was their 'plain' basmatic rice which was very fragrant (with star anise and probably cardamom). Chef is Pakistani and friendly.

Previously discussed:

http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/544774

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Mehran Restaurant
1855 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95050

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