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Yekta Kabobi is a unique family owned and operated authentic Persian restaurant. We were the first middle eastern grocery store and restaurant in the DC metropolitan area, and have been around since 1979. We specialize in the making of all types of kabobs. We also offer authentic Persian cuisine on a daily basis. We are located in Rockville, Maryland and easily accessible from anywhere in the Washington metropolitan area.
$30 - $30
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Highchairs Available
I was in the Washington D.C. area a week ago Tuesday for some medical tests at Walter Reed. I wanted to go to Germantown for lunch, but it was too far, so I decided to eat at the Yekta, a restaurant I've frequented since it...More
I had visited two days earlier and I had the tahdig & khoresht (crispy rice with a stew choice). I chose fesenjan, which was a sweet and sour stew made with pomegranate molasses, ground walnuts, and chicken breast. For my main, I had mahicheh, the...More
The four of us went to Yekta for dinner ahead of a concert at the Strathmore about 15 minutes down the road. First, it was quiet. Second, the menu had several unusual items which made it tough to choose. Hire, and most important for me,...More
Last night I went into the city of Rockville MD for dinner. This Persian/Iranian restaurant is nicely decorated. It has a food shopping attached to the left as you enter the front door. The restaurant is to the right. There is one large room with...More
First of many to be visits. Large menu with a wide variety of choices. Delicious authentic Persian recipes. Staff was professional and efficient. Ambiance is pleasant and family friendly. Portions are ample and prices are fair. Market next door is an added treat. Very pleased...More
We didn't know where to have dinner when staying nearby so we just starting walking and came to this strip mall and walked by several restaurants and Yekta was busy - almost always a good sign. We had no expectations but we both had excellent...More
This is a typical Iranian food restaurant.
Quality of food is great, prices are very reasonable, service is good, restaurant is clean and well organized.
I recommend Mahicheh, which is made of lamb shank braised in turmeric and tomato sauce, served with dill and fava...More
My family likes the food here. There are good kabobs with rice and salad on the lunch menu, but there is more variety if you order off the dinner menu. They also had a lentil soup which is another favorite. We tried a couple of...More