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Bamiyan Afghan Restaurant

Middle Eastern, Afghani
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1121 White Rock Rd, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762-5584 (Latrobe Road)
916-941-8787
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Always wonderful

Our family and friends have been enjoying this lovely restaurant, excellent food, gracious and kind service, and wonderful ambiance for years. We have been here many, many times and have always had delicious food, excellent service, and a wonderful experience. The menu is large and interesting, and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2015
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El Dorado Hills, California
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  • Families with children
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El Dorado Hills, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Our family and friends have been enjoying this lovely restaurant, excellent food, gracious and kind service, and wonderful ambiance for years. We have been here many, many times and have always had delicious food, excellent service, and a wonderful experience. The menu is large and interesting, and contains dishes that will appeal to young and old, meat lovers and vegetarians,... More 

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Placerville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We went twice in May. Once with old friends and later with our daughter. Both evenings were wonderful. The food is unique and delicious. The decor is beautiful and relaxing, and the service is quiet and efficient.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The wish of an earlier review came true, because it was more crowded when we went here on a Friday night. I saw only two people working and they were quite busy, so service was not quite as attentive as the last time I ate here. Nonetheless, the food is still delicious. Lots of lamb dishes and we like lamb.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

It always amazes me when there's an hour and a half wait at some gross chain restaurant, and I come to a small restaurant like this, and we were the only ones eating there on a Saturday night! The food was ridiculously delicious and I really hope I can persuade people to at least give this place a try. We... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

It seems a little difficult to find restaurants that have really good food, beautiful decor and atmosphere, excellent service AND offer something different from the ordinary coming from the kitchen. Bamiyan does quite well in all those categories. While I'm no expert when it comes to Afghan food, the dishes we had were delicious, not spicy, and beautiful to look... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My wife and I had a nice quiet dinner it was our first time eating Afghan food the food was excellent with many spices that brought out aromas of the fish and meat we ordered .it was an nice experience which I would go back to experience again...their exotic drinks were good too!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Great time with my wife and some colleagues, good atmosphere and service. The Lamb Shish Kabob, with sautéed spinach, and mushrooms. Excellent spices and tender lamb. Quiet place for couples or a business meeting.

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El Dorado Hills, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We enjoyed our dinners there. quality is consistent. Good selection of dishes and appetizers. Very nice drinks. Their dipping sauces are superb. Will certainly go back

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Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

My brother's fiancée and I ate lunch on the patio. The fresh air and sunshine plus delicious food created high spirits. I'd love to go back!

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Little Rock, AR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

This was my first experience tasting Afghan food and I loved it. The restaurant is lovely and our server was exceptional. They had a nice wine list and the prices were very reasonable. I can not remember the exact dish I had, but was fabulous. There were 5 of us for dinner and we all shared a bite of each... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1121 White Rock Rd, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762-5584
    (Latrobe Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Dorado Hills
  • Phone Number: 916-941-8787

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Middle Eastern, Afghani

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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