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13969 Metrotech Dr, Chantilly, VA 20151-3240
(703) 953-3700
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mont Vernon, New Hampshire
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In the area on business, I'm always on the lookout for good Indian or Pakistani food. Whe. I discover d that Charcoal Chicken was 2 minutes from my hotel, I was there shortly after checking in. I ordered the boneless chicken karahi spicy, and it came just right... A little zip, but not too crazy hot. This is a legit... More 

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Bhopal, India
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered kababs here (chicken and lamb) but was disappointed with the quality. The serving size though was good. The staff were not attentive, and overall the dining experience here was less than satisfactory.

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Thank Ravids58
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is ok - nothing extraordinary about the food and service. Poor Customer service. I wouldn't consider going back to this place.

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Thank M S
Morgantown, West Virginia
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were greeted instantly and warmly by the man behind the counter. We asked him for suggestions and ended up with a Butter Chicken and a Goat Karahi. Both were extremely flavorful and both were large portions. If you have never had goat, this is the place to try it! It was served bone-in, but was so tender it just... More 

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Berryville, Va
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72 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

Ordered to go, and food arrived pretty quickly. Counter help good, though some language barrier. Got naan, chicken biryani, and a chicken kebab meal. All pretty good, and plenty of food with the biryani. Naan was so-so, and as for the kebab, I really prefer Moby's, although I had no real issues. Guess I'm just a Iranian kebab person instead... More 

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Thank justicat
Flagstaff, Arizona
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131 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

We went for dinner, then returned for lunch. Four of us shared meals both times, and they were all fantastic. The service is quick and nice. Cannot wait to return here.

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Thank Charlie T
Cairo, Egypt
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

It was my second time to visit Charcoal chicken. I had hot meal of Tikka masala. The meal consisted of rice, freshly baked naan and check peace with salad.

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Thank Mo2men
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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227 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

A friend and I stopped in here for dinner and decided to split the karahi chicken and the lamb tikka masala. I had read the good reviews on the chickpeas, so asked for a side of those to try them out. I'd suggest asking if your meal comes with the chickpeas first because one of our meals, but we weren't... More 

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Thank christie584
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

Smal carry out place , we stopped for lunch for the first time there , I ordered there lamb kabab wrap it came with aromatic rice and very good chickpea stew, the naan was hot from the oven and the kabab was juicy and fresh I was soo surprise to find akabab place serve that food quality , for people... More 

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Thank Heba K
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

I ordered the lamb wrap and it was so tasty very satisfied with there food quality.clean place with friendly owners , sure we will visit again

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Thank Heba A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $25
Cuisine
Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Halal, Fast Food, Persian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13969 Metrotech Dr, Chantilly, VA 20151-3240
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Chantilly
  • Phone Number: (703) 953-3700

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