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Afghan Village

5698 Thornton Ave, Newark, CA 94560-3825
+1 510-790-0557
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
29 Jan 2017
“Slow service but awesome food”
16 Sep 2016
“Excellent food, great service and friendly staff”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Middle Eastern, Afghani
5698 Thornton Ave, Newark, CA 94560-3825
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

We like to try out different cuisines as we get bored easily. One night we visited Afghan Village based on review from other source. We were greeted warmly right away, ice water came right away. The waiter took our order, I asked for a cup...More

Thank Nnhsieh
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Excellent food, great service and friendly staff. The bolani was very fresh and the kababs were the best. Will definitely be going there more often

Thank KerryAna
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Had family event in banquet are. Great food and service. Bolani. Shola kabobs all excellent and very reasonable. Have eaten here for years. Only small issue owners need to turn air condition on more when hot.

Thank finestrod
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We ordered Potato Bolani or Alu Parathas as we call it, excellent taste. Also we ordered chicken and mutton kebabs served with salad and some rice, good service and home style cooking. Saw the owner's lady's sitting among the guest tables enjoying their tea and...More

Thank amitkapur
Reviewed 19 February 2012

Went for dinner after receiving a card for lunch in the mail. Bags of lamb were incredible. Free salad was a meal itself. Great value.

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Reviewed 3 March 2009

I love this place. Good food.

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Reviewed 22 August 2008

One of my favorites. Have had large parties here and they've always served us beautifully.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Middle Eastern, Afghani
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5698 Thornton Ave, Newark, CA 94560-3825
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 510-790-0557
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