Qayum Mohammad

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2013

    Where You Should Eat Tonight and What You Should Order

    Verbatim text exchange with our s.o. on a recent Friday as Gut Check slouched home from the blogger salt mines for the weekend: Gut Check: driving home right now S.O.: I'm blank on dinner ideas Gut Check: am at the whole fds intersection S.O.: Still blank Yes, we all have issues. Some of them, ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    September 11, 2012

    Review Preview: Sameem Afghan Restaurant

    This week, I visit Sameem Afghan Restaurant (4341 Manchester Avenue; 314-534-9500), a South Grand favorite which, after an almost two-year hiatus, reopened in the Grove this January.

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    Sameem Afghan Restaurant Opens in Grove

    Sameem Afghan Restaurant has opened its new location at 4341 Manchester Avenue in Forest Park Southeast's Grove district. Gut Check first reported Sameem's return in July; in November, owner Qayum Mohammad confirmed to us that the restaurant was returning with "more new entrées and great specialtie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2011

    Sameem Afghan Restaurant Nears Reopening in Grove

    ​As Gut Check reported in July, Sameem Afghan Restaurant is returning after a hiatus of nearly two years.(The original Sameem location at 3191 South Grand Boulevard became Al Waha Restaurant & Hookah Lounge, serving Bedouin cuisine.)Signage now hangs above the entrance, a kitchen has been buil ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 19, 2005

    Afghan Revel

    Sameem is a dream fulfilled -- for the owner and for us