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Kabob Bazaar

3133 Wilson Blvd, Across From Clarendon Metro Station, Arlington, VA 22201-4419
+1 703-522-8999
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“rice” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (6 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean, Halal
$$ - $$$
3133 Wilson Blvd, Across From Clarendon Metro Station, Arlington, VA 22201-4419
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in the area for a conference when I decided to locate a Persian eatery in the area. The location is quite central but parking can be a challenge if you are visiting from out of town. Despite climbing all the hoops, I was...More

Thank ZJ-161718
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did dinner here the last week in December. Hosted/ waitress were nice and atmosphere was pleasant. Food was just the way we asked well done. Food was hot, good to taste and delicious. We even got dessert which was delicious. Definitely would recommend this...More

Thank Ntasmoha
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Have been dining at the Kabob Bazaar since 1995, 22 years, referred to this small, very pleasant, family-owned restaurant by an Iranian taxi driver in D.C. It was a great steer. The food is always fresh and delicious, served by a loyal, cheerful staff. The...More

Thank mrq450
Reviewed 9 November 2017

While the vegetarian selections are limited, the food here is very good, the service friendly, and all around a nice place to eat with friends.

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 26 August 2017

(Review is based on frequent monthly visits for 4 years). I'm lucky to work very close to this fine restaurant. Their service is very attentive for regular customers which is a lovely thing! I recommend salmon kabob which is cooked perfectly every time I order...More

Thank RachelBNK
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent Persian food, good service, moderate setting. Plain restaurant. Tzatziki appetizer came with pita. Very good. For main course, had lamb kabob, which came with plenty of rice and about 4oz. of lamb. Nicely spiced. Had baklava for dessert. Not the best baklava -- dry,...More

Thank Delphi2001
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This was my first time trying Persian food and it was delicious. I ordered the grape leaves for my appetizer, which I loved and the bread was so fresh and warm. For my entree, I ordered the special which was lamb shank cooked with tomatoes...More

Thank Aliyah M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Such a wonderful delight this restaurant was. Everything was authentically loyal to the original Persian recipe. During my stay to DC, I was there twice and everything was perfect. the staff is so courteous, and the bread they make from scratch is yummy.

Thank sseeppeehhrr
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The Kabob Bazar in Bethesda was my favourite persian restaurant in DC but when that one was closed, I tried this branch and was totally disappointed. The staff were very friendly but the quality of food and service is not comparable to the to the...More

Thank Maryam I
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I recommend the shish kabob beef with rice or shish kabob lamb with salad. The bread and spinach dip are also excellent. The outdoor seating was excellent. Seating was available shortly after 5 PM. The flavor on the meat could be enhanced with more seasoning....More

Thank Joe W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 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 - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3133 Wilson Blvd, Across From Clarendon Metro Station, Arlington, VA 22201-4419
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-522-8999
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An Iranian restaurant serving Persian cosine since 1993.Selection of beef, chicken, lamb, or seafood kabobs are the highlights of the menu which is served with the choice of Basmati rice, tandoori bread, or salads. Menu also consists of low carb and vegetarian dishes. Daily specials are are also something to look forward to. We serve wine and beer and have outdoor seating when the weather permits.
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