For residents and visitors to Simi Valley, the drive into Los Angeles can be daunting. Though only 40 miles out of town, LA’s famous traffic can make a drive downtown from the suburbs impossible. But never fear restaurant-goers, we’ve discovered 10 restaurants in Simi Valley that will make you want to stay in the ‘burbs. We promise that you won’t miss the big-city hassle.
Atlas Mediterranean serves the cuisine of Iran and the Middle East. To many American palates, the ingredients are familiar, but the combinations are exciting and new. Atlas serves a variety of meats, salads, and fish dishes, but the stars of the menu are the rice dishes. For something new, try the Zereshk Polo: basmati rice with barberries, saffron, pistachio, almond, and chicken. Or, go for the Albalou Polo: rice with sour cherries, saffron, sugar, and lamb shank. Whatever you choose, you might soon find yourself to be a regular here.
Atlas Mediterranean, 1368 Madera Rd, Simi Valley, CA, USA, +1 805 522 8527