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13037 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Ste C, Fairfax, VA 22033-2004
+1 703-322-1600
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Alexandria, Virginia
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277 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Your choice of any kabob with bread and a side dish is sure to please. The food is served with generous portions, is freshly cooked and out-of-this-world good. The food tastes like it's really good for you which it is since everything is super healthy.

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Thank 349Charles25
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

The food is very basic here, nothing memorable. Mildly spiced kabobs, plain yellow rice and afghan bread. The sides are not very flavorful. The restaurant is tiny, with a simple and reasonably priced menu but the food is be best described as plain. Not sure what all the fuss is about.

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Thank Saleh B
Fairfax, Virginia
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

It was terrible. The food was cold when we got it and that was after waiting almost half an hour on it. We were the only ones in the place. The employees were just too busy watching tv to be of any help.

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Thank kcrclark
Chantilly, Virginia
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263 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

Flame kabob is one of the rare places in Washington metro where they still sell a plate of kabob with rice and bread for a mere $6. Portion size is just right for a hearty lunch or a light dinner. They got 3 specials, including 4 pieces of boneless chicken, a stick of shish kabob of ground meat, and chunks... More 

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Thank csserious
travelingmomma
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2013

Truly a painful mistake in thinking food sans Gi issues was possible eating at Flame Kabob! King Kabob in Fairfax City has always been good and NEVER made me or my family violently ill so lesson learned! You'd think the vegetarian option would be a safe one. sigh

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Thank travelingmomma_9
McLean, Virginia
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2013

The lure of a $5.99 lunch special brought us into this seemingly ordinary strip mall restaurant. Not being from the area, for a fast lunch it was either that or MacDonalds so we took a chance Wow, were we surprised by how good it was. We both had the chicken kabobs which were made to order on the grill, moist... More 

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Thank vivian311
Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2013

The food is quite good, but the prices have gone up a bit. In addition, The attitude of the tall man taking the order leaves a lot to be desired -- arrogant, cold, and with a boulder on his shoulder. I think he has personality issues.

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Thank dcapple
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2013

I have eaten at Flame Kabob for many, many years. However in the past 6 months, there must be a change in ownership? The chicken kabob special has 4 very small pieces of chicken on the bed of rice. In the PAST, a customer would receive very large pieces of chicken. This just leaves the customer wanting more food. The... More 

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Thank Feismum
Baltimore, Maryland
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71 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2011

The food is authentic and the staff is friendly. The homemade bread is so fresh too. Try this place. you won't be disappointed.

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Thank Bill D
Huntsville, Alabama
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160 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2011

Kabobs, Gyros, Falafel they are all there and they are all good. I never have been to the Middle East, but I know I like the food. AWESOME!!! Little home style place with about five tables and one unisex bathroom. Truly supports the theory of great things coming in small packages!! Try you'll love it!! Enjoy.

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Thank AlRauf

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13037 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Ste C, Fairfax, VA 22033-2004
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-322-1600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?