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Afghan Famous Kabobs

Middle Eastern, Afghani, Halal
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14702 Lee Highway, Gainesville, VA
+1 703-754-1600
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Everything is fresh and the Gyro meat is perfectly seasoned. May get busy in the evening so plan accordingly. Super clean inside and the pictures of Afghanistan are fascinating. Worth a drive to get to.

Thank eric t
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

i frequent this over-the-counter place often.love the food.owner not very attentive or friendly but very good kabobs. wait is too long but worth it as they are grilling the meat.not microwave/oven Is expensive but very filling.

Thank Bob-gainesville
Sidney, New York
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Tasty kabobs! It's a small place. Staff is nice. The food takes time to be prepared but worth the wait.

Thank Atom_ant123
Washington, Dc
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This place has a solid selection of traditional afghan food. It's a bit of a small place but they are always busy. Dessert selections are limited. A couple of TVs play some soccer and other things. Food is served on styrofoam plates with plastic ware. Drinks are bottles from a cooler. Service is 100% counter service. Food is prepared made... More 

Thank bwl8772
Gainesville, Virginia
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

It was nice and new taste of kabobs price is little bit high but food is is tasty.good location cam and quit place. Approach is easy ,quit environment for family.

Thank sushil50
Viewtown, Virginia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

We picked up carryout - chicken and lamb kabobs and an order of Boolawnee. Everything was delicious - the meat grilled perfectly, choice of white or brown basmati, chickpeas and the wonderful yogurt sauce. Naan was perfect, could be a meal in itself. We will definitely go there again in the near future. Service was friendly as well.

Thank donkeyowner
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

They told me food will be ready at 7Pm, When I arrived they said that they told me to come at 7:30pm. I knew they were lying, but I waited for the kaba to cook. I paid and they took the trays of food to my car. Just then the man told me that they did not spinach, so they... More 

Thank Zoulaikha Y
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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155 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

I ordered a chicken kabob sandwich, as part of one of their lunch specials. The charcoal grilled chicken is flavorful, and the pita was nicely toasted. The prices are in line with expectations from a typical kabob house.

Thank Hudsonmccraw
Manassas, Virginia
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

I got carry out for lunch. It was okay, not fantastic and not awful. The chicken was the best part, I would rate it very good. The bread, rice, and chickpeas were just okay. Normally I devour chickpeas when I get kabob, but these tasted greasy. Not so much that they were inedible, just not super tasty. The bread had... More 

Thank Wa-Heel-Wah
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94 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

This place is very clean and the dishes we get are really good along with being fresh. The staff is friendly and will be visiting here more in the future as the food is good!

Thank VirginiaTravelingman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14702 Lee Highway, Gainesville, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 703-754-1600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?