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Afghan Restaurant

375A Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H7, Canada
+1 709-754-2230
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“samosas” (5 reviews)
“curry” (8 reviews)
“kebab” (3 reviews)
Closed
11:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Afghani
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LOCATION
375A Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 26 September 2017

It's a small place with maybe 5 or 6 tables. Came for lunch and tried the Non-Vegetarian meal (Chicken Korma (curry), Basmati rice, mixed vegetables & lentils cooked in Indian herbs & spices in a traditional Afghani style). It was really good and filling, a...More

Thank K2Travellers
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Very delicious food at a reasonable price. Yelp demands more words but I have nothing more to say? Blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah

Thank travelerdubds
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We were a party of eight with three kids under 12 in tow. The owner kept a cool head throughout, even with some of the kiddos rambunctiousness. We were delighted with everything, and the kids cleaned their plates and wanted a bit more. Truly delicious...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We were a family of 8 and took up more than half the entire dining area. We enjoyed the lamb kabab which is not served on a skewer but on two naanas - large soft tortilla like flatbreads. Simple yet tasty, with an accompaniment of...More

Thank BofBrentwood
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Based on all the reviews, I left the restaurant disappointed. In my opinion, just wasn’t worth the value. I like to patronize family owned restaurants so decided to go in for lunch. There wasn’t a soul in there. Maybe, dinner is this restaurant’s thing. Had...More

Thank tango_till_dusk
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This place has been open for about 15 years now, and clearly they're doing something right to stay in business. The menu hasn't changed much, nor have the prices. Excellent value and generous serving portions, and friendly service. Good stack of National Geographics to read...More

Thank BraveLittlePoster
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Afghan has a limited menu of very good for. I go for the (inherently gluten-free) non-veg curry platter. It tastes good, is always piping hot, served with a smile and easy on the pocketbook.

Thank Joan D
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We have been enjoying Afghan food for a few years in various countries and this Afghan restaurant offers one of the best value we have found so far in America and Europe ! The Non-Vegetarian Meal and the Samosas were excellent while the Chicken Kabab...More

1  Thank belleretraite
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I liked the food here, the menu has a good chunk of Afghani food delicacies and they can be made to suit your spice taste.

Thank VinayakB
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Ok, so I love this place and I challenge you to find a better portion for the price. Good desert, good tea, good food. It's a tad small, but the food and authentic decor really make a visit to this location worth it.

Thank Jeff H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Afghani
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 375A Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-754-2230
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