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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)
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All 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
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El Dorado Hills, California
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

My wife and I probably eat here at least once a month. Beef Shammi Kebeb with spinach rice and pumpkin puree. So delicious! The pumpkin puree is practically a dessert to tastes so good. My wife enjoys the eggplant instead of the pumpkin puree. The have an online ordering option but I think it's better just to call and place... More 

Thank davidchaojr42
El Dorado Hills, CA
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383 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 306 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

I reviewed this restaurant 5 years ago and my feelings remain the same. Great food and nice people! The quality is always good. Go for lunch and try the buffet of items if you are unsure of Afghani food, and the cost will be less than half the price of dinner. But we had dinner tonight and the bill was... More 

Thank Michaela
El Dorado Hills, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

This has become my favorite sushi place in EDH, though Sky is also good. They have a nice array of choices for non-sushi lovers, and delicious saki and other cocktails.

Thank hgoodman70
Sacramento, California
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170 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I've been here a few times for dinner. I love the interiors and the service. Food is delicious too. Too bad they are closed on Sundays or else I would have chosen this place for Mother's Day dinner.

Thank Lv2Teach
Wayland, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

Arrived in town late and hungry and found this restaurant on a whim. A great meal. Appetizer of spinach covered with lamb sauce was spectacular. Main course of flavored rice with lamb or chicken and pumpkin or eggplant left my wife and I thrilled with the discovery. I only wish we didn't live 3,000 miles away so we could enjoy... More 

Thank Hkavet
El Dorado Hills, California
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We've enjoyed meals at this restaurant for years and have always had a wonderful experience. The food is extraordinary and the prices are reasonable. It is a great way to try something exotic and eat healthy at the same time! We've brought friends and family with us to Bamiyan and everyone has always had a very enjoyable meal. If you... More 

Thank Sfacciata55
El Dorado Hills, California
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

The location is beautiful. The food is fun and adventurous while also being pretty healthy (Mediterranean diet). We have been here a few times trying new things and haven't been disappointed yet. Really nice to have something like this in our area.

Thank Ceyaka
South Lake Tahoe, California
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Simply delicious. From the moment we walked in, until the moment we left, I had completely forgotten that I had been driving all day. The service was great the meals authentic and cooked with care despite arriving shortly before closing. The rice was indeed spectacular. Be sure to order the hot Afghani tea.

Thank David J
El Dorado Hills, California
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We come here every couple of months. The food is outstanding. It is reasonable priced and is consistently good.

Thank jcooper1961
El Dorado Hills, California, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Every time we have eaten here our experience has been consistently great. This is a great place for a quiet dinner for couples or families. Every dish is prepared and served with care.

Thank Mary F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Middle Eastern, Afghani
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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

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