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Kabul Afghan Cuisine

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Halal
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351 W Washington Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6181
+1 408-245-4350
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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San Jose, California
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tried veggie platter . Liked the bread, rice was good, liked cauliflower curry .Desset - rice pudding types was AWESOME .vvv delicious

Thank FamilyTravelEnthu
Kfar Saba, Israel
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

This is a very good Afghan/Persian style restaurant. The place has a nice atmosphere with a middle-eastern/Indian decor, with a nice buzz of the guests conversations (not bothering, just giving character to the place). The service is quick and efficient and there is always someone to fill-up your water glass or place the course gravy on the table. They have... More 

Thank David C
Saratoga, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Food is average, shish-kabob. Not that flavorful. I thought the prices on the menu is about 15% higher than some other similar restaurants. Given the location and food selection, it's a bit over priced

Thank Cathy S
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

food was fresh.it was really busy.parking was across the road.its fine dinning.food took long to come.prices are little high.serving size was ok.

Thank Tayyaba A
Fremont, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

Excellent food - great service - lamb and chicken combination on skewers are the best! Also, the salmon and shrimp on skewers if you want to go meatless. All the appetizers are good - mantu and the sambosa's - yum

Thank Michele C
Sunnyvale, CA
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

The food is great - Disdain from a waiter....not so great. This was the 1st time it happened but it was enough for me to say there are other Afghani restaurants around. And I don't pay good money to be dismissed by the male watistaff with a sneer because a man wants served next to me. I used to go... More 

Thank shelleycap
Summerfield, North Carolina
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

My daughter and I had never experienced Afghan cuisine so we decided to give it a go. My daughter had the Kabab-E-Murgh (Chicken skewers) and I had the Kabul's Combo Kabab (Chicken and Beef) skewers. Both were served with Pallaw. Both dishes were delicious and the portions HUGE. My daughter and I could have easily shared one dish and still... More 

Thank 2PennStatePitaBabies
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

I had some sort of lamb in minced spinach and garlic over rice and it was amazing, I had never had Afghan food before but always willing to try new things and I was impressed. I gave it 4 stars instead of 5 because I think the lighting was a bit too low in the restaurant and I don't think... More 

Thank Kyle H
Sunnyvale, California
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

It's a fabulous place. I especially like the pumpkin dish (the meat version is better than the vegetarian one, but both are good), and I don't think I've had a lousy or mediocre meal there ever. We've been several times, and will certainly be back.

Thank Elizabeth G
Ann Arbor, Mi
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We are always on the hunt for unusual cuisines. Afghan counts as that for us. It isn't really that different than other near eastern food, Kabobs, rice, etc. All the food we ordered was quite good. The rack of lamb, recommended by a chatty neighbor table was really awesome. Lamb can so quickly be over cooked or just be gamey.... More 

Thank Axel S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 W Washington Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6181
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-245-4350

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