Sameem Afghan Restaurant, which shuttered its original location at 3191 South Grand Boulevard over a year ago, will reopen at a new address in Forest Park Southeast's Grove district, Gut Check has learned.
We were unable to reach Sameem owner Qayum Mohammad at his other restaurant, Kabob Palace (14424 Manchester Road, Manchester; 636-230-8800), but the employee with whom we spoke confirmed Sameem's return, with an opening slated for a few months from now. The employee didn't know the exact address. More as we learn it.
For more on the story behind the original restaurant, read our 2005 review of Sameem by Rose Martelli.
Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club
Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.
Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.
Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.