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Mazadar Kabob

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11725 Lee Hwy Ste A15A, Fairfax, VA 22030-8801
+1 571-432-0202
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Centreville, Virginia, United States
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at alot of kabob restaurants and this was so much more. On entering, we were surprised to find a lovely white and black decor with a bubbling fountain and pillowed booths. Our party of four tried a range of dishes: the appetizer sampler, both chicken and kubbidah kabob, lamb shank, and pumpkin. The dishes were beautifully spiced... More 

Thank Jennifer G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in the area! I love the ambience, the food and the service. The decor is very middle eastern and modern. The food literally melts in your mouth. My favorite dish is the mahicha palow (lamb shank) served with rice with carrots and raisins. The bread they bring in the beginning is very fresh and comes... More 

Thank Aliyah M
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60 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

We checked out Mazadar after seeing all the great reviews and we were not disappointed. The service was great, the ambiance was very nice (we especially liked the water fountain in the middle of the restaurant), and the food was fantastic. I had the lamb karahi and my husband had the lamb dumplings--both were so good! The lamb was incredibly... More 

Thank travelerxhan
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

This is a decently priced and good service restaurant. If you are looking for a quite evening with family. The food is decently priced but drinks are bit pricey.

Thank she v
Bethesda, Maryland
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

After dropping our daughter off nearby we realized we were starving. Someone had mentioned this little place to us so we set out looking for it. WARNING - iphone maps took us to the COMPLETELY wrong place when we typed in the address. So glad we called to get directions. Lovely place, lovely owner, lovely food. The decor is very... More 

Thank 6inthefam
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is a lovely place tucked away in an unassuming strip mall. The inside is clean, modern and sleek looking. With a very clam and quite vibe. The food was first rate across the board. I found it a bit expensive but you do pay for quality and this place was that. Larger portions for the price especially on the... More 

Thank Henry S
Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

I ate lunch here with a group of friends and we all enjoyed the experience.It's a spacious, pretty restaurant with a good menu.It was hard to decide and I had the falafel plate with hummus and it was delicious One of my co-diners had the vegetarian platter and it was wonderful. No alcohol is served here but there is a... More 

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Edison, New Jersey
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Please note, this review is solely on the two dishes I ordered for Takeout. It might be different if you order some other dish or maybe have a meal at the restaurant. I had ordered 2 dishes A) Chicken shish kebab B) Lamb shish kebab A) chicken shish kebab Had read great reviews of the kebabs at this place, and... More 

Thank sid1986
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2016

I've now been to Mazador several times & never been disappointed. The owners are originally from Kabul &, having been to Afghanistan many times, I can attest to the authenticity and quality of this place. If a restaurant named "kabob" makes you think of a very basic place you'll be pleasantly surprised. Mazador is far more & the food is... More 

Thank MVP1953
Fairfax County, Virginia
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016

Excellent Afghan and middle eastern food. The owner. host/waiter is very friendly and helpful in explaining the menu. The Lamb shank dishes are wonderful - very soft meat! The decor is pleasing, and is nicer than you would expect in a shopping center. Dan and Esther Levitan

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11725 Lee Hwy Ste A15A, Fairfax, VA 22030-8801
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 571-432-0202

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