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Shalimar Restaurant

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46000 Old Ox Rd Ste 108, Sterling, VA 20166-9475
703 326-0044
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Food is served on styrofoam plates, so this is not fine dining. However, the food is quite good, plentiful and the choices are interesting. Goat is always on the menu. There is a buffet which often seems as though it ought to be avoided.

Thank chinesesun
Rawalpindi, Pakistan
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Great halal Pakistani food. Enjoyed mango lassi. Food was delicious and fresh. Owner and staff were friendly and very helpful.

Thank Dr_AzharHayat
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

If you're looking for a 5 star restaurant experience this place is probably not for you. Its a takeaway with tables and chairs offering decent food relatively cheaply. Went in for a lunch time buffet.. good selection of rice and curry options including biryani and chicken, lamb and lentil dishes. You even get a half decent firni for dessert so... More 

Thank nabz72
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

Shalimar is an excellent place to get food catered from. I've had it done multiple time and they have never disappointed me. They are courteous and get their job done in a timely manner.

Thank snaw00001
Sterling, Virginia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

They have the best byrani in the area and they also have the best paye on weekends. The atmosphere is so so but byrani is excellent. If you like byrani or tandoori chicken I would recommend this place

1 Thank peaceful111
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Although this restaurant has been fine in the past, it was terrible when we went for takeout today. We ordered two lamb meals. One of the lamb dishes had hair throughout the dish. The second dish, which was supposed to be lamb, was mutton - it was all bones. I guess they had run out of lamb but didn't tell... More 

1 Thank joe160
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121 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

For lunch today I went with some coworkers to Shalimar restaurant for a lunch buffet. Tucked away in a strip mall, I never would've known of or found this place on my own, but I'd argue that that's just as well. The lunch buffet was $9, and though the food was fresh and hot, I was disappointed that all the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46000 Old Ox Rd Ste 108, Sterling, VA 20166-9475
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Sterling
  • Phone Number: 703 326-0044

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