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12154 Fairfax Towne Ctr, Fairfax, VA 22033-2876
+1 703-352-6226
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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776 reviews
495 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

While shopping in the area we stopped in for lunch on a busy Saturday. The restaurant was packed and stayed busy our entire stay, but the service was really good. The lady who helped us explained the menu quite nicely, since this was our first visit to a Moby Dick, we weren't familiar with their menu. We ordered the family... More 

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Washington, Dc
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

there are a lot of kabob places in Fairfax, but this is my favorite. well made but still at a good price. their family meals are convenient

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Thank Umbaraka
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I've been eating at Moby Dick for 25 years and I love their food. We usually grab carry out from the Bethesda store and I've never been disappointed. Would give them a five star rating every time. This evening while in Fairfax I decided to have a quick bite at this store. Definitely not the same. It wasn't bad but... More 

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Thank Ciarac00
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121 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Eaten here many times and taken out also. Very casual place to grab kabobs. Usually stay with the boneless chicken breast. It is fairly cheap, like most of the items on the menu. The chicken is marinated well. The flavor is deep inside the meat. The rice is very good, not oily as other places. They give more food (salad,... More 

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Thank Anil D
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Had lunch there with my family while shopping during the weekend. Shared Kabob-E Chenjeh and Kabob-E Joojeh with my wife, while my daughter ate a hamburger from the neighboring Five Guys (her loss). The atmosphere is not great, and you eat with plastic utensils from a paper plate. But the food is really good and by no means fast-food. The... More 

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Thank mgnelu
Herndon, Virginia
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

We go here all the time. Their food is fantastic. The lamb kabobs are so very tasty. The butter on the rice makes you want to eat every last grain. Everything is delicious there. I have never been disappointed.

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Thank Sarah R
Seattle, Washington
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

Amazing kebabs. I had the chicken kebabs and will definitely go back. They don't always tell the customer that you can have half rice and half salad. My son was not asked/told so ended up with a lot of rice which was wasted.

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Thank 558happytraveler
Fairfax, Virginia
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

The lamb and chicken kabobs are my favorites here, though the ground beef is good too. It's a good portion (tons of rice) and you won't go away hungry. The bread and yogurt cucumber sauce are delicious. It's a nice casual place to go have a meal or take away.

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1 Thank BethAB
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

Food was decent, portions were small. Waited 26 minutes for my order, even though the customer flow seemed really slow. Was also charged for menu items that were supposed to be included in my entree. Won't be visiting again.

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

And am so glad we did! Food was a.m.a.z.i.n.g. Everything was fresh and homemade. The hummus was delicious and so were the kabobs!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12154 Fairfax Towne Ctr, Fairfax, VA 22033-2876
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-352-6226

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